(1923 - 2012)
Bruno Joseph Bobak was active/lived in British Columbia, New Brunswick / Canada. Bruno Bobak is known for expressionist landscape and figure painting, teaching.
Biography Bruno Bobak
He was born in 1923 in Poland, and immigrated with his family to
Canada in 1925, studying art with Arthur Lismer and Gordon Webber at
the Art Gallery of Toronto (now AGO) between 1933 and 1937, and with
Carl Schaefer and Elizabeth Wyn Wood at Central Technical School in
After winning first prize in the Canadian Army Art Exhibition held at
the National Gallery of Canada, he was sent overseas in April 1944,
becoming the Official War Artist in the Canadian Army. While
Bobak was in Europe with the 4th Canadian Armoured Division, he met
Molly Lamb who was also an Official War Artist. The two artists would
marry and settle in Vancouver. Both would continue to paint
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