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Jackson Beardy

 (1944 - 1984)
Jackson Beardy was active/lived in Manitoba / Canada.  Jackson Beardy is known for painting, printmaking, commercial art, murals, illustration, teaching.

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Jackson Beardy


Jackson Beardy (1944 - 1984)

A distinguished Canadian painter, printmaker, commercial artist, muralist, illustrator, teacher, Native activist and a member of the first generation of the Woodland School of Art*, Jackson Beardy (AKA: Quentin Pickering Jackson Beardy) was born on the Garden Hill Reservation, Island Lake, Manitoba (about 300 miles north of Winnipeg) and died in Winnipeg, Manitoba. [1]

His mediums included acrylic, oil, gouache*, tempera*, ink, graphite*, charcoal, stencil, fresco* and serigraph*. The supports included birch bark and beaver skins; as well as canvas, illustration board and paper. His subjects are animals, figures, portraits, symbolism, spirituality, legends and myths. His most well-known style is Wo  ...  Displaying 750 of 13993 characters.



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About  Jackson Beardy

Born:  1944 - Garden Hill Reservation, Island Lake, Manitoba
Died:   1984 - Winnipeg, Manitoba
Known for:  painting, printmaking, commercial art, murals, illustration, teaching