|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
He exhibited in the B.C. Artists annual exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery from the inaugural 1932 exhibition to 1942, including the Christmas exhibitions in 1933 and 1934.
He had one of the earliest solo exhibitions at the newly-opened Vancouver Art Gallery, from September 7 to 16, 1934.
He exhibited with the B.C. Society of Fine Arts from 1935 to 1939, according to Who's Who in Northwest Art, also that he was a painter in watercolour and drew in pen and ink.
|1934 Sept. 7 - 16||Solo Show (51 artworks)||Vancouver Art Gallery|
|1932 May - July||VAG All Canadian Exhibition||The Harbour, Victoria|
|The Bastion, Nanaimo|
|1932 Oct. 5 - 30||VAG B.C. Artists 1st Annual||The White House, Isle of Whithorn, Scotland|
|1933 Sept. 22 - Oct. 15||VAG B.C. Artists 2nd Annual||Indian Marine|
|A Haven of Peace|
|Coal Harbour and Skyline|
|Traceried Window, Melrose Abbey|
|1933 Dec. 1 - 17||VAG B.C. Artists Christmas Exhibition||Falmouth for Orders|
|St. Ninian's Church, Isle of Whithorn, Scotland|
|1934 Sept. 21 - Oct. 14||VAG B.C. Artists 3rd Annual||R.M.S. Empress of Japan|
|The Day is Done|
|1934 ? - ?||VAG B.C. Artists Edmonton Exhibition||The Day is Done|
|1934 Dec. 4 - 16||VAG B.C. Artists Christmas Exhibition||St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh|
|Yesterday and Today|
|1935 Sept. 20 - Oct. 15||VAG B.C. Artists 4th Annual||Rolling Down to Rio|
|In the Channel|
|1936 Aug. 18 - 28||David Spencer B.C. Artists' Golden Jubilee||(artwork)|
|1942 Sept. 25 - Oct. 18||VAG B.C. Artists 11th Annual||Off Cape Stiff|
BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA
(refer to BIAC03)
1 reference cited for Paterson: Who's Who in Northwest Art listed above.
"Fine Water Colors By Vancouver Artist" by T.H.W.
News Herald, September 7 1934
"Alex. Paterson's Art Exhibit"
Vancouver Sun, September 10 1934
" ... there are paintings by many artists whose names are prominently mentioned wherever
British Columbia artists are discussed. These include ... Alex Paterson ..."
From "400 B.C. Pictures in Jubilee Art Show"
Vancouver Sun, August 15 1936