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Upcoming Art Exhibitions:

2011 - South India, Hosted in Calicut, Kerala
(more info. to be announced soon)

 



Hamilton YWCA 2011
Women of Distinction Awards

Anna Sponer
Received Award for the

Arts, Entertainment and Creative Energy

Held May 3rd 2011 at the
Hamilton Convention Centre
Hamilton, Ontario

www.women1distinction.blogspot.com

 


Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King St. East, Hamilton, ON
Annual Juried Exhibition

Stolen Shoes - oil painting on canvas by Anna SponerJurors

Dr. Patrick Shaw Cable
Chief Curator/Curator of European Art, AGH

Melissa Bennet
Curator of Contemporary Art, AGH

Christopher Cuthill
Art Chair, Redeemer University College
 
Exhibition Curator

Tobi Bruce

Senior Curator of Canadian Historical Art, AGH

Indecision - Oil painting on canvas by Anna Sponer



On Display

Stolen Shoes &
Indecision
Oil paintings on Canvas

March 13th
to
May 16th, 2010


 

February 7, 2009 to March 22, 2009

Oil on Canvas, Love of Books

Love of Books
Oil on Canvas

Pastel painting, Gore Park-Yesterday and Today

Gore Park-Yesterday and Today
Pastel Painting


 

To Dance - Oil on canvas created for the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation.
To Dance
36" x 36" Oil on canvas

Inspired by this insightful quote
"To live is to dance, to dance is to live"- Snoopy
 (from the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz)
 

 

To Dance
was especially created for
Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation

 to be
auctioned off during
The Inaugural Ron Joyce Invitational for Mac Kids
Exclusive Fundraising Event

held at
Fox Harbour Resort in Wallace, Nova Scotia

August 7th to 8th 2008

with all proceeds going to
McMaster Children's Hospital
Hamilton, Ontario

Special Thanks to
Pearl Veenema, CEO for HHSF
Dan Mclean, Co-Anchor, CHCH News

Event note August 2008: Sold for $12,000.00 and had been generously donated back to Mac Kids.  Permanently exhibited at McMaster Children's Hospital Hamilton, Ontario

"To Dance"  printed on the cover of the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation's Annual Donors Report

April 2011
 

 

CDW Canada Logo

Ranked No. 39 on Forbes' list
of America's largest private companies,

CDW is a leading provider of technology solutions for
business, government and education.


Commissioned by CDW Canada
Toronto, Ontario
to create
Toronto Skyline
June/2008
 

Toronto Skyline - Soft Pastel Painting
"Toronto Skyline" Soft Pastel Painting


Alone, a soft pastel painting, Women's Art Association of Hamilton 112th Annual Juried Exhibition.
 
Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King St. West, Hamilton, Ont.

112th Annual Juried Exhibition
Presented by the Women's Art Association of Hamilton

Saturday March 22nd, 2008
until
Sunday June 1, 2008

Opening Reception April 13, 1-4pm
 

Exhibited "Alone"
Soft Pastel Painting
(Sold - through the Art Gallery Exhibition)

 


Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist  born in Germany - (March 14, 1879  April 18, 1955),  a soft pastel painting, Women's Art Association of Hamilton 111th Annual Juried Exhibition.
 
 

Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King St. West, Hamilton, Ont.

111th Annual Juried Exhibition
Presented by the Women's Art Association of Hamilton

Saturday March 24th, 2007
until
Sunday May 13th, 2007

Opening Reception April 1st, 2-4pm

Exhibited "Albert Einstein"
Soft Pastel Painting

"Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift..."
quote by Albert Einstein

 



Beacon of light wildlife centre

Caring for the orphaned and injured wildlife
http://www.freewebs.com/beaconoflight/

Bandit in the flower basket, soft pastel painting, permanently displayed at the Beacon of Light Wildlife Centre.

This painting was donated to raise funds to help care for the wildlife in need.
Permanently displayed at the Beacon of Light Wildlife Centre.
953 Concession 2, Nanticoke, Ontario
 



Canadian Women's National Soccer Team

       
Melissa Tancredi, soft pastel painting, Melissa Tancredi Canadian National Soccer Team, Formerly University of Notre Dame.Katie Thorlakson, soft pastel, Canadian National Soccer Team.Candace Chapman, soft pastel, Canadian National Soccer Team.
Melissa Tancredi Canadian National Soccer Team, Formerly University of Notre Dame
 Katie Thorlakson  and  Candace Chapmen
 

Friendly Game before the Olympics in Beijing
Canada VS Brazil in Toronto, BMO Stadium July 10th, 2008

Canada VS Brazil in Toronto, BMO Stadium July 10th, 2008Melissa Tancredi - the first to sign the canvasCandace Chapman  - surprise greeting after the game
Melissa Tancredi - the first to sign the canvas
Candace Chapman  - surprise greeting after the game

"Canadian Women's National Soccer Team, Beijing 2008", oil on Canvas, Autographed by the Canadian Women's National Soccer Team.

 

"Canadian Women's
National Soccer Team,
Beijing 2008"
 24" x 24" oil on Canvas

Autographed by members of the 
Canadian Women's National
Soccer Team


Thank you
Team Canada!
Special thanks to Melissa Tancredi
for making this possible

 

 

 

 

 
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