Joan Zageris is a Canadian watercolourist who has been painting for the past twenty-five years. In 2006 she was elected into the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour (CSPWC) and the Society of Canadian Artists (SCA).

Exploring the fascinating world of watercolour Joan uses its unique characteristics of spontaneity and transparency to express the beauty of her surroundings. For the past twenty years she has shared this passion for the medium through her teaching.

Occasionally Joan teaches an Introduction to Watercolour course. The session is 7 weeks of three-hour weekly classes and the cost is $175. Classes are limited to 8 students and material is extra. For more information contact her by email at joanzageris@bell.net or by phone at 705-748-0799.

Painters with experience may join ongoing Intermediate and Advanced classes at any time during the year.


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JOAN CATHERINE (SUNSTRUM) ZAGERIS

1382 Allum Rd,

Peterborough, On.

K9K 2S6

Tel. (705)748-0799

joanzageris@bell.net

www.zageris.com

Born: Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

Joan Catherine Sunstrum Zageris is captivated by the medium of watercolour and puts its characteristics of fluidity

and transparency to use in a realist style. Her studies of plants, trees and familiar outdoor scenes make use of the

serene qualities of watercolour to express in a light-filled manner her love for nature.

EDUCATION

1975-1977 Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario

1971-1972 Fanshawe College of Art & Design, London, Ontario

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009 Recent Works, Classic Theatre, Cobalt, Ontario

2009 Silence d'hiver, Centre d'exposition, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

2006 Naturescapes, Temiskaming Art Gallery, Hailebury, Ontario

2001 Recent works, La Fontaine des Arts, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1998 Harmonie, Centre d'exposition, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1994 New Works, Cabaret de la Derniere Chance, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1991 Recent Works, Canvas and Clay, New Liskeard, Ontario

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Open Water, 85th Open Exhibition, CSPWC, Toronto, Ontario (juried)

2012 It's All About Art, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario

2012 Triennial Art AGP, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario (juried)

2010 Open Water, 83rd Open Exhibition, CSPWC, Toronto, Ontario (juried)

2010 Buckhorn Fine Art Festival, Buckhorn, Ontario (juried)

2008 Open Water, 81st Open Exhibition, CSPWC, Toronto, Ontario (juried)

2008 9th International Miniature Art Biennial, Salle Augustin-Chenier, Ville-Marie, Quebec

2006 Perspectives Temiscabitibiennes, Centre d'exposition de Val'Or, Quebec (juried)

2007 Celebrating the Season, Society of Canadian Artists, Toronto, Ontario

2006 8th International Miniature Art Biennial, Salle Augustin-Chenier, Ville-Marie, Quebec

2005 38th National Open Show, Society of Canadian Artists, Toronto, Ontario (juried)

2005 22nd Watercolour Painting Exbibition, Societe canadienne de l'aquarelle, Montreal, Quebec (juried)

2004 21st Watercolour Painting Exhibition, Societe canadienne de l'aquarelle, Montreal, Quebec (juried)

2004 7th International Miniature Art Biennial, Salle Augustin-Chenier, Ville-Marie, Quebec

2003 20th Watercolour Painting Exhibition, Societe canadienne de l'aquarelle, Montreal, Quebec (juried)

2002 6th International Miniature Art Biennial, Salle Augustin-Chenier, Ville-Marie, Quebec

2001 Aux couleurs d'ete, Centre d'exposition, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1998 97 ans apres 1900, L'Ecart....lieu d'art actuel, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1996 3rd International Miniature Art Biennial, Salle Augustin Chenier, Ville-Maire,Quebec

1994 Place aux gens d'ici, Centre d'exposition, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1993 A quatre, MRC de Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1992 A chacun sa raison, Conseil des artistes en arts visuels de l'Abitibi-Teminscamingue, (CAAVAT), MRC de Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1991 L'arbre, Conseil des artistes en arts visuels de l'Abitibi-Temiscamingue, (CAAVAT), MRC de Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

1990 Rouge 90, 8ieme Biennale en arts visuels de l'Abitibi-Temiscamingue, Centre d'exposition de Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec (juried)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

2008 Member of jury for membership into the Society of Canadian Artists

COLLECTIONS

Diploma Collection, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Brampton, Ontario

Hydro-Quebec

Xstrata Nickel

Caisse Desjardins

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

1999 - La Fontaine des Arts, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

2006 - elected member of Canadian Society of Painters Watercolour (CSPWC)

2006 - elected member of Society of Canadian Artists (SCA)

1989- Conseil des artistes en arts visuels de l'Abitibi-Temiscamingue

1990-1992 Board of directors, Centre d'exposition de Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

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