RALPH HEATHER ~ Fine Art & Original Printmaking

Ralph Heather

is an award winning visual artist living in Paris, Ontario. Current artistic passions encompass; original hand-pulled printmaking, drawing and painting. In the PRINTMAKING GALLERY you will find a selection of current relief and intaglio prints, in the FINE ART GALLERY you will see acrylic and watercolour paintings. Many of these are for sale online by emailing Ralph Heather.

“I have always been captivated by the simple beauty of shape and colour that surrounds us in our everyday lives, often finding inspiration in iconic subjects we have strong emotional ties to or social relevance. I hope to express this appreciation in my art.”


Current Shows

HAMILTON ARTISTS INC
"LIVING LANDSCAPES"
Ralph Heather & Herb Fodor
October 9 - November 8, 2014
OPENING: October 25, 2-4 pm
155 James St.N., Hamilton, Ontario

Upcoming Shows

BLUE DOG CAFE & GALLERY
Solo Show
November 9 - November 29, 2014
Brantford, Ontario

CAMBRIDGE ARTS CTR. GALLERY
Ralph Heather & Roger Young
July 24 - August 29, 2015
Cambridge, Ontario

Gallery Locations

OXTONGUE GIFT GALLERY
1073 Fox Point Rd.
Dwight, Ontario

CARNEGIE ART GALLERY
10 King St. W., Ontario

GLENHYRST ART GALLERY
Sales & Rental
20 Ava Rd., Brantford, Ontario

CENTRE3 STUDIO/ART GALLERY
173 James St. N., Hamilton, Ontario

MIXED MEDIA GALLERY & SUPPLIES
154 James St. N., Hamilton, Ontario


BLOG

"LIVING LANDSCAPES"

October 9, 2014
Ralph Heather and Herb Fodor
Hamilton Artists Inc.
October 9 - November 8, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 25, 2 - 4 pm

A visual discussion by two local artists as they explore and reflect on the rural and urban landscapes that surround them. A strong sense of place is shared with viewers, encouraging readings of life, hope and change as well as other narratives held within these living landscapes.


 

Rural Detours "CLOSE TO HOME"

August 10, 2014
I've been looking forward to hanging my work at The Brantford Station Gallery. So much of my work is inspired in and around Brant County and having it up at this local venue just feels so right.



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"Best of Show" at The Desmond Juried Art Exhibition

August 10, 2014
The Desmond Juried Art Exhibition is all about celebrating rural life in Southern Ontario. It was exciting to hear that "Sitting In My Fargo" won Best of Show where I was surrounded by so many wonderful works of art. "Fenced In" and "The Sentinels" were also  accepted into this show where 2 of my pieces sold.

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"RIGHT to LEFT" June 26 to July 20

June 19, 2014
Every few months I curate an art exhibition to challenge the members of the James North Studio and it always produces amazing results. Take a moment to read the article ART FOR THE NONCONFORMIST by Wendy Bachiu on our blog.

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Glenhyrst Accepts "Sitting In My Fargo" Into Their 2014 Juried Show

June 19, 2014
It is a real privilege to be accepted into an art exhibition that includes my work on the walls with so many high caliber works of art. Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant's Biennial Juried Show has work from all over Ontario that reflect the high standard of art being produced these days. The show runs from June 21 - August 23, 2014.



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"EARTHBOUND" Artist Reception & Happening: 8PM JUNE 13, 2014

June 11, 2014
Artists Ralph Heather and JANUS will be celebrating their art exhibition this Friday 13th with an artist's talk and happening at 8 pm. Both artists will be in attendance for the evening from 7 pm to whenever it ends. More info is available online at: ralphheather.com, janusnomad.com, jamesnorthstudio.com



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