Alex Janvier is a groundbreaking Aboriginal artist whose painting fuses native traditions with modernist abstraction. His Dene Suline heritage is fundamental to the inspiration of his paintings.
Mr. Janvier has created several murals nationally, that have been viewed by millions of people. Most recognized is his 450 m² masterpiece “Morning Star” at the Canadian Museum of Civilization.
We have been blessed to be able to portray the artwork of such an amazing Canadian artist.
His numerous awards include an Honorary Degree Doctor of Laws from the University of Alberta, 2008 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts, 2008 Alberta Foundation for the Arts Marion Nicoll Visual Arts Award, 2007 Order of Canada Member, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation. Alex is also a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts.