|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
In 1924 he studied art in New York at the Art Student's League, then returned to instruct at the Winnipeg School of Art, becoming Principal of the school in 1929. In 1932 he was invited to join the Group of Seven as one of the few artists to expand the original group. The following year he was one of the founding members of the new Canadian Group of Painters, formed to expand the vision of the Group of Seven onto a wider, national scale.
His work in B.C. was additionally informed by acquaintance with Fred Varley and Lawren Harris, fellow members of the Group of Seven, who also painted in British Columbia.
|1943 Feb. 19 - March 4||Solo exhibition (9 pictures)||VAG|
|1949 Sept 13 - Oct 2||Solo exhibition||VAG|
THE SHELL CANADA COLLECTION (refer to SHEL77)
ROYAL CANADIAN ACADEMY OF ARTS -
EXHIBITIONS & MEMBERS 1880 - 1979 (refer to RCA81)
A DICTIONARY OF CANADIAN ARTISTS
(refer to M)
Two page biography, eleven references.
IMAGES OF THE LAND - CANADIAN BLOCK PRINTS 1919 - 1945 (refer to GLEN84)
CANADIAN ART - FROM ITS BEGINNINGS TO 2000 (refer to CAN00)
BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA
(refer to BIAC03)
28 references listed for Fitzgerald, including CC1, M, and RCA listed above.
THE FECKLESS COLLECTION (refer to FECK18)