Exhibitions/Juried Shows

 

Solo

January – May 2015                  Denise Lemaster: Canadian Foothills, Nicholayson Art Museum, Casper, WY

August – July 2015                    Denise Lemaster: Canadian Foothills, Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art, Omaha, NB

August 4, 2012                          In your own Backyard, Panorama Resort, BC

September 15-25, 2006             Solo, The Avens Gallery, Canmore,

April 19 – May 2, 2003               Western Landscapes, solo show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

August 2001                             Solo, Pynelogs Cultural Centre, Invermere, BC

 

Group

October 2016                            Bragg Creek Plein Air Show – Juried First Prize winner

September 2016                        Plein Air Exhibition, Artm Gallery, Invermere, BC

September 2015                        Plein Air Exhibition, Artym Gallery, Invermere BC

October 2014                            Landscape Trio, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

February 2014                           East Meets West, Avens Gallery, Canmore, AB

October 2013                            Western Canadian Landscape, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary, AB

July 2013                                  Plein Air Paintout Invitational, Kimberley, BC

October 2012                            Masters of Canadian Landscape, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary, AB

April 14-June 3, 2012                 10th Juried Members Show, Leighton Art Centre

Sept. 18-25, 2010                      Calgary Art Walk feature artist, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary, AB

Nov. 26-28, 2009                       Winter Exhibition at Gallery Odin, Vernon, BC

Nov. 21 – Dec.3, 2009               Two Big, Two Small, Group Show – Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

Sept. 19-30, 2009                      Mountain Sketches V – Plein Air paintings with five artists, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

Aug. 28 – Sept. 3, 2009             Four Seasons, group Show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

July 9, 2009                              Stampede Western Art Live Auction in Calgary, Alberta (Juried)

Feb. 14-26, 2009                       Out of the Ordinary, group Show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

November 2008                        Light up with Art, group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

Sept. 28 – Oct 5, 2008               Mountain Sketches IV, plein air group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

September 11-21, 2008             The Canadian Landscape group show, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary, AB

November 24-30, 2007              The Local Perspective, group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

Sept. 27 – Oct. 4, 2007              Mountain Sketches III, plein air group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere BC

November 2006                        Light up Show, Two person show, Artym Gallery, Invermere BC

June 10-17, 2006                      Mountain Sketches II, plein air group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

September 2005                        Mountain Sketches, plein air group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

April 23- May 6, 2005                 Threesome, Group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere BC

September 23-30, 2004             A Sense of Place, group show, Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Calgary AB

June 5 – June 18, 2004             From Mountains to Beach, group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

January 2004                            The Works Invitational show, Theatre Gallery, Cranbrook BC

February 2003                           Living Art, group show, Artym Gallery, Invermere, BC

September 2002                        Strands Art Show and Sale, Invermere BC

July 2002                                  Rocky Mountain Art, Pynelogs Cultural Centre, Invermere, BC

December 2001                        Strathcona Juried Show, FCA, Calgary AB

December 2001                        Christmas Small Picture & Miniature FCA Juried show, Vancouver, BC

September 2001                        Fall Juried Show, FCA, Vancouver BC

July 2001                                  Fabulous Five, Strand’s Art Show and Sale, Invermere BC

February 2001                           Mainland Chapter Juried Show, FCA, Vancouver BC

January 2001                            Winter Juried Show, FCA, Vancouver BC

December 2000                        Renaissance, Centre 64 Gallery, Kimberley BC

September 2000                        Strand’s Art Show and Sale, Invermere BC

July 2000                                  Midsummer Madness, Pynelogs Cultural Centre, Invermere BC

April 2000                                 Human figure in Painting, FCA Juried Show,  Vancouver BC

July 1999                                  Strand’s Art Show and Sale, Invermere BC

June 29 – July 4, 1999               Rocky Mountain Landscapes, Pynelogs Cultural Centre Gallery, Invermere BC

May 1999                                  Artwork, BC Festival of the Arts Juried Show, Victoria BC

March 1999                               VisArts’99, Juried Exhibition, Cranbrook and District Art Council, Cranbrook, BC

May 1998                                  Artsaround 98, Juried Exhibition, Pynelogs Cultural Centre, Invermere BC

 

 Awards and Residencies

 

Calgary Stampede Art Auction 2017 – juried entry

Bragg Creek Plein Air Festival 2016 – juried first place winner

Artist in Residence Project, Calgary Stampede – selected participant 2014-15

Calgary Stampede Art Auction 2014 – juried entry

Finalist in the 2008 Landscape/Interior Contest, Artists’ Magazine annual competition.

Signature Member Artists for Conservation – 2014

Associate Federation of Canadian Artists (AFCA) – 1999

BC Festival of the Arts – Award of Merit, ArtWork ’99,

Artsaround ’99 – (Kootenay regional juried art show) Award of Excellence 1999

Basin Best Tour 1999 (juried regional touring exhibition)

Artsaround ’98 – (Kootenay regional juried art show) – Award of Excellence 1998

Basins Best Tour ’98 (juried regional touring exhibition)

 

Publications/Features

‘Denise Lemaster Canadian Foothills’, Mosaic Magazine, October-March 2014/15

‘Illuminations – Spotlight On Ones to Watch’, Western Art & Architecture, October-November 2014

Denise Lemaster: Canadian Foothills, 2014, Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art, catalogue, ISBN 978-0-9832263-3-8

Valley Landscapes Captured by Oil Painting Master’, May 28, 2014, The Valley Echo

Art of the Kootenays: A Collection of 56 Kootenay Artists, (2009, Karla Pearce, ISBN 978-1-926747-62-0 Hardcover)   Featured as one of 56 Kootenay artists.

‘An Interpreting Nature – Invermere artist Denise Lemaster celebrates the environment through her paintings’, Kootenay Life East, Summer 2008

‘The Scene – Denise Lemaster: A Brush with Greatness’, Kootenay Mountain Culture, Issue 6, Winter 2004/05

Artist Profile feature produced by ASAHI Broadcasting of Japanese TV, in conjunction with BC Rockies Tourism. September 2000

 

Collections 

McCarthy Tetrault Law (Canada)                        Price Waterhouse

Provident Energy                                              Growth Capital Corporation

Suncor Oil and Gas                                           Dr. Norman Schachar

Dr. Tom Olson                                                  Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art, Omaha NB

Dr. Ann Calvert                                                 Nicolayson Art Museum, Casper WY

USA Ambassador Residency, Calgary AB          Cheryl Cohen Collection

 New Star Energy Ltd.