John Alan McEwen
John Alan McEwen is active/lives in Ontario / Canada. John McEwen is known for monumental public sculpture.
Courtesy of the University of Lethbridge (2007).
Biography John Alan McEwen
John Alan McEwen DFA (1945)
A prominent Canadian sculptor and educator, John McEwen was born in Toronto, Ontario and has lived in Hillsdale, Ontario, a town about 70 miles due north of Toronto, since about 1972. His monumental sculptures are in numerous public space locations in Toronto and across Canada; and, his smaller works are in the collections of several major Canadian museums including the National Gallery of Canada. (1)
His mediums include Corten* steel, painted steel, bronze, concrete, copper, stone, wood, pencil, ink, crayon, serigraph*, mixed mediums and installation*. His subjects are animals (e.g. wolf, deer, dogs and horses), boats, text, stars, skulls, figures, allegory* and social commentary. His styles includ
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