Chris MacClure

Chris, a Canadian Romantic Realist Fine Art Painter, is always looking for that authentic gesture or timeless moment. His paintings are an expression of his “Romantic Realist” view of life. Chris’ engaging style is evident in his perfected usage of color changes and natural compositions found in nature.

Born into an artistic family in St. John, New Brunswick on the
east coast of Canada, Chris was surrounded by the arts from a
young age. His father was a jazz musician and mother a
playwright, His grandfather was an illustrator, so it never occurred
to him that he couldn’t do it. He assumed everyone was an artist.

This sense of inner confidence has taken Chris to places and
studios around the world for more than 40 years. During his
travels he attended Sir GeorgeUniversity (Concordia) Fine Arts in
Montreal Canada and the Emily CarrSchool of Art & Design in
Vancouver Canada. His works have been exhibited across Canada.
the US, Mexico and Hong Kong. Numerous paintings of his may be
found in many corporate collections worldwide. Some collectors
include, John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, James Whitmore, mezzo
soprano Frederica Von Stade, drag racing legend Don Prud’Homme,
Bill Clinton, Pepsi Co. and the Ford Motor Co. of Detroit, and
recently the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge (Will & Kate)

He is the founder of “International Artist Day” A special day
held worldwide each Oct 25th to honor all artists. Chris is a member of the “Allied Artists of America.”