John Mortenson

mortensonJohn Mortenson was born in 1947 in Williston, North Dakota. His two passions in life were then and continue to be music and art. His art career began with lessons from the age of eight with his great uncle  Paul Rolshoven, a commercial and fine artist.

His work has long been collected world wide and he has had exhibitions in many galleries including the Gallerie de l'Opera in Paris, Berthelson Gallery, Vancouver, Gallerie d'Art Contemporaine in Montreal, North York Fine Art Gallery in Aurora, Ont., Eaton Gallery, Toronto, Price Arthur Gallery, Toronto, Gallery Gabor, Toronto, and more recently at the Lighthouse Gallery in Victoria and Gallery 223 in Nanaimo.

In 1999 he moved to Vancouver Island with his artist partner and continues to work from his gallery located in Sidney B C.

 

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