Art & Artists in Exhibition: Vancouver 1890 - 1950
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(Margaret) Joan Wright (Miss)
(Mrs. Bruce D. Boyd, Joan Wright Boyd)

1925 - ?

Graduated Vancouver School of Art (1948)
Coast Group
B.C. Society of Fine Arts

Joan Wright was born in New Westminster, and graduated from the Vancouver School of Art in 1948.

She exhibited work in the B.C. Artists exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery from 1946 to 1956.

She had work in the 1946, 1948 and 1949 Stanley Park in Pictures exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

Boyd exhibited with the B.C. Society of Fine Arts from 1949 to 1952, 1954 to 1959, 1964, and 1967.

She submitted four drawings to the B.C. Graphic exhibition at the Vancouver Art Gallery, two of them were selected for the exhibition. She was living in Vancouver at the time.

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION LOCATION

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
DATE EXHIBITION ARTWORK
1946 Aug. 13 - 25 VAG   Stanley Park in Pictures Totems and Trees
Totem
Trees
1946 Sept. 21 - Oct. 13 VAG   B.C. Artists 15th Annual Penticton Hills
View from West Bay
1947 Sept. 20 - Oct. 12 VAG   B.C. Artists 16th Annual Interior
1948 July 27 - Aug. 15 VAG   Stanley Park in Pictures View From Stanley Park Entrance
1948 Nov. 9 - 28 Coast Group   B.C. Painters Beach
School Yard
Figure
Study
1949 May 3 - 22 BCSFA   39th Annual Hornby Island
Composition
1949 July 12 - July 31 VAG   Stanley Park in Pictures West of Second Beach
1949 Oct. 8 - 30 VAG   B.C. Artists 18th Annual Thoughts
1949 Nov. 22 - Dec. 11 VAG   First B.C. Graphic Composition #1 (rejected)
Arrangement
Figure
Composition #2 (rejected)
1950 April 25 - May 14 BCSA   40th Annual Beach
1950 Nov. 28 - Dec. 17 VAG   B.C. Artists 19th Annual Sea View

References

SOUVENIR CATALOGUE OF EXHIBITIONS OPENING
THE NEW VANCOUVER ART GALLERY
(refer to VAG51)

100 YEARS OF B.C. ART (refer to VAG58)

SPRING EXHIBITION - FCA - BC REGION (refer to FCA64)

A DICTIONARY OF CANADIAN ARTISTS (refer to M)
      Brief biography based on "document from artist".

GENERATIONS - FIVE DECADES OF ART IN WEST VANCOUVER 1912 - 1962 (refer to WVMA99)

Clippings

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