Jack Hamilton Bush
(1909 - 1977)
Jack Hamilton Bush was active/lived in Ontario, Quebec, New York / Canada. Jack Bush is known for color field abstract painting.
Jack Hamilton Bush, called Jack, was born in Toronto, 1909 and raised
in Montreal. After finishing high school, he became an apprentice in
the Art Department of the Rapid Grip Company in Montreal, where his
father was a manager. Between 1926 and 1927, he studied with Adam
Sheriff Scott, and attended night school at the Art Association of
Montreal under Edmond Dyonnet in 1927-28. For career reasons, he
moved to Toronto in 1928 where he attended evening classes at the Ontario College of Art,
studying among others under John William Beatty, Charles Comfort, and James Edmund Hervey
By 1950, Bush was experimenting with abstraction
and was exhibiting in various group shows. In 1952 h ... Displaying 750 of 5740 characters.