Andrew Bartley is a West Coast Canadian artist based on Vancouver Island. His work is inspired by the realists of both the renaissance and twentieth century Canadian Art.
After a long career as a Graphic Designer/Illustrator his artistic attention refocused to producing his own drawings and paintings since 2012. Drawing is his first artistic interest.
Andrew has participated in local juried shows including the Sooke Fine Art Show, Massey Gallery at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, The Coast Collective, the Xchanges Gallery and the Sydney Fine Art Show. In 2014 he was awarded an Award of Excellence at the Sooke Fine Arts Show for his drawing “New York Girl.”
A part of Andrew's current artistic journey is Plein Air painting. He and His wife (artist Faye Hoffman) combine their love for both the outdoors and painting. New work has benn added as of November 2021.
Prints coming soon - November 2021.
GALLERY AND EXHIBITION
Coast Collective - Al Frescoes' Plein Air exhibition - May 2018
Sydney Fine Art Show - 2017
Sooke Fine Art Show, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – Massey Gallery - 2014, 2015, 2016
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria - Paint In - 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Coast Collective - 2013
Xchanges Gallery - 2013
2014 - Award of Excellence, Sooke Fine Arts Show, for New York Girl, Graphite on frosted acetate.