|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
He was a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists in the 1940s, registered in Alberta. He exhibited his work in the 1945 British Columbia At Work exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, as well as the B.C. Artists annual exhibitions in 1944, 1945, 1947, and 1961.
He exhibited in the Seattle Art Museum's annual Northwest Artists exhibition in 1944. He was noted as "A.C.P.E."
He was on a list titled "Leading Vancouver Artists," provided to the Labour Arts Guild on April 10, 1946 by the Vancouver Art Gallery to assist in the Guild's call for entries to the second annual B.C. At Work exhibition.
In 1946 - 1947 he had work in a Federation of Canadian Artists travelling exhibition, and wrote a short statement to explain his work in the show.
He submitted four monotypes to the 1949 B.C. Graphic exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, one of them was selected for the exhibition. He was living in Vancouver.
He exhibited with the B.C. Society of Fine Arts in 1951.
He died in Calgary AB in 1992.
|1943 Oct 29 - Nov 24||Harley Parker & Cliff Robinson (41 pictures)||VAG|
|1945 July 24 - August 5||H. Parker, C. Robinson, D. Willis (46 pictures)||VAG|
|1944 Sept. 23 - Oct. 22||VAG B.C. Artists 13th Annual||Sketch|
|1945 Sept. 22 - Oct. 21||VAG B.C. Artists 14th Annual||Soldiers Resting|
|Composition with Soldiers at Mess|
|1945 Nov. 13 - Dec. 2||Labour Arts Guild B.C. At Work||Wharf at Steveston|
|1946 - 47||F.C.A. Travelling Exhibition #2||(titles not known)|
|1947 Sept. 20 - Oct. 12||VAG B.C. Artists 16th Annual||Poultry Market, Pender East|
|1949 Nov. 22 - Dec. 11||VAG First B.C. Graphic||Forms (rejected)|
|Composition on an Old Interior (rejected)|
|At Dawn (rejected)|
SOUVENIR CATALOGUE OF EXHIBITIONS OPENING
THE NEW VANCOUVER ART GALLERY (refer to VAG51)
THE SHELL CANADA COLLECTION (refer to SHEL77)
ARTISTS IN CANADA 1982 - UNION LIST OF ARTISTS' FILES (refer to AIC82)
PRINTMAKING IN BRITISH COLUMBIA 1889-1983 (refer to AGGV83)
IMAGES OF THE LAND - CANADIAN BLOCK PRINTS 1919 - 1945 (refer to GLEN84)
ALBERTA SOCIETY OF ARTISTS - The First Seventy Years
2000, by Kathy E. Zimon; illustrated b&w, xii + 204 pages + extensive colour section
University of Calgary Press; ISBN 1-55238-034-3
Includes list of members, executive, exhibitors in selected exhibitions, index
Includes reference to Robinson and one linocut illustrated
BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX OF ARTISTS IN CANADA
(refer to BIAC03)
3 references to Robinson.
VISIONS OF THE WEST COAST - ROBERT ALLER & HIS COMMUNITY (refer to UVIC05)
THE FECKLESS COLLECTION (refer to FECK18)
MODERN IN THE MAKING - POST-WAR CRAFT AND DESIGN IN BRITISH COLUMBIA (refer to VAG20)
"On the walls will be exhibited paintings and photographs by local artists.
The display will include works by Cliff Robinson,
Dorothy H. Willis, and A. George
Bulhak, chairman of executive committee."
From "In the Realm of Art", by "Palette"
Vancouver Daily Province, November 13, 1946