Biography: Artist: Jordan Hicks
Jordan Hicks, a self-taught artist, was born in Kingston, Ontario Canada. He received a Graphic Design Diploma in 1992 and soon after began exhibiting his works. He has worked in a variety of media and his portfolio is a mixture of styles ranging from realism to impressionism to conceptual work and contemporary abstracts.
"I believe in our natural world and it is the foundation for most of my work. I believe in original art and I am dedicated to producing work that has a personality, work that is real."
Jordan is a prolific painter who has sold over 2500 paintings. He exhibits in a number of galleries across Canada and The United States and his works are held in many private collections.
Below is an example of the texture typical of Hicks's work.
|1969 -||Born – (Kingston, On.)|
|1992 -||Visual & Creative Arts – Graphic Design Diploma - St. Lawrence College (Kingston, On.)|
|1994 -||Solo Exhibition – Kingston Frameworks|
|1994 -||Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council|
|1995 -||Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council|
|1996 -||Group Exhibition – North Addington Guild|
|1996 -||Gallery Representation - Studio 737 (Tweed, On.)|
|1997 -||Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council|
|2000 -||Solo Exhibition – “A Show of Sorts” (Kingston, On.)|
|2002 -||Solo Exhibition – “Varied Vision” (Kingston, On)|
|2003 -||Gallery Representation – Latitude 44 (Toronto, On.)|
|2004 -||Feature Artist – Big Sisters Art Auction (Kingston, On)|
|2004 -||National Gallery of Canada – C.N.I.B. Art Auction (Ottawa, On.)|
|2004 -||Feature Artist – United Way “Fare For Friends” (Kingston, On.)|
|2005 -||Gallery Representation – Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On.)|
|2006 -||Group Exhibition – Steam Whistle Breweries (Toronto, On.)|
|2007 -||Gallery Representation – Koyman Galleries (Ottawa, On.)|
|2007-||Solo Exhibition- Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On)|
Gallery Representation - Crescent Hill Gallery
|2009-||Solo Exhibition - Gallery Raymond (Kingston,On.)|
|2010-||Gallery Representation - Gallery 1000 (Carmel by the Sea, California)|
|2011-||Toronto Art Expo|
|2012-||Solo Exhibition "Insight" - Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On.)|
|2014-||Gallery Representation – Oceanside Art Gallery (Qualicum Beach. B.C.)|