An extraordinary Canadian artist, a woman ahead of her time, a prolific painter, dedicated educator, who was influential in early twentieth century art, a contributor to the Canadian modernists movement, who associated with and swayed the Group of Seven, she mentored Tom Thomson. Tom said "She was the best".
"Pinegrove" 1914, Oil, Signed, private collection
Her paintings, her travels, the people and places that touched her life, and her achievements. Discover new paintings and the stories of her life.
"Gaspe Village" 1919, Oil, Signed, private collection
Find out about exhibitions, news items. products, web links and any current events that are the legacy of this multi talented artist. New photos of paintings and stories will be added regularly.
"Coca Workers" 1925,Signed, private collection
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The new biography on Florence McGillivray is available now. The hardcover copies of the new book are available on this website through the same process as The Collection of Works by Florence McGillivray or by contacting W.C. Allen through the comments section of the website where you can leave your email and ask questions. They will also be available at the locations where talks and exhibitions will be held for the The Florence McGillivray Project upcoming tour. E books and paperbacks will be available online ( print on demand basis) at Chapters.Indigo.ca, BarnesandNoble.com, and Amazon.ca Be the first to get your book by going to the book order page on the site, or contacting us in the comments section below .
New paintings, stories, and events will be posted regularly in the chapters of this site.