Art Prof In the News

May 03, 2012 - In the News

A University of Guelph studio art professor and landscape artist is featured in the London Free Press and Toronto Sun today.

Prof. Will Gorlitz, who teaches drawing and painting in the School of Fine Art and Music, has a new show opening of landscape this week at the Michael Gibson Gallery in London.

Among the works on display is an installation of nine paintings and seven other pieces.

Gorlitz, a U of G faculty member since 2001, has exhibited his artwork nationally and internationally in public and commercial galleries for more than 30 years. Venues include the Shanghai Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, the Art Gallery of Ontario and the National Gallery of Canada. His work has also been featured in numerous periodicals, books and catalogue publications.

Born in Buenos Aires and raised in Winnipeg, he studied at the University of Manitoba School of Art and the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1