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david lidbetter - whiteout

September 23, 2017 to September 30, 2017Monday: 1:00 pmTuesday: 1:00 pmWednesday: 1:00 pmThursday: 1:00 pmFriday: 1:00 pmSaturday: 1:00 pmSunday: 1:00 pm. Meet the artist: September 23, 1 to 3 pmDavid Lidbetter developed an early appreciation for the Canadian wilderness. Highly collected and sought after, Lidbetter's bold yet subtle paintings have been described as "contemporary feeling Group of Seven scenes pared down to their essentials...mood seems more important than the actual details of forests, rivers and skies."After many years of exploring various media and subject matter, Lidbetter has spent the last ten painting highly identifiable and unquestionably Canadian landscapes in oil. Lidbetter works close to his home and studio if Ottawa, Canada in areas like Temagami, Gatineau and Algonquin Park. It is no coincident that his work is reminiscent to the vistas explored by other landscape painters like Tom Thompson and The Group of Seven.Gallery hours:Monday to Friday, 10 am to 6 pmSaturday, 10 am to 5 pmSunday, 11 am to 4 pm. 358 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E8.. Event Details. Location: 358 Richmond Road, Ottawa