© Donna Joe Massie Lake Agnes, Watercolour on board 14" x 27"

Donna Jo Massie

SCA, ASA

Biography

Education:
B.S.Ed. – Auburn University
Born: Cherokee, North Carolina Resident: Canmore – 1976, Canadian Citizen – 1994

Exhibitions: ( partial)
2018- Gainsborough Gallery, Society of Canadian Artists Juried Members Show
2013-17- Canada House Gallery, JOY Show, Banff, Ab.
2012- Wonders of Alabama Show, Energen Corporation, Birmingham, Alabama
2011- Wheeler House Show, The Edge Gallery, Canmore, AB.
2010- Wheeler House Tribute Show, Banff Park Museum, Banff, AB
2009-“Open Water”, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Leighton Centre
1993-96- Quick Draw Artist/ Auction, Calgary Stampede
1998-2001- Stephen Lowe Art Gallery, Solo Show
1999-Present- Canada House Gallery, Group Shows,2004- Two Person Show/ Robert Genn

Collections:
● Alberta Energy & Utilities
● United States Government
● Alberta Foundation for the Arts
● Cross Cancer Institute
● Sunshine Village

Author:
● The Joy of Mountains, 2017, Rocky Mountain Books
● A Rocky Mountain Sketchbook, Canadian Best Seller. First printing 1999; second
printing 2001; third printing 2005, fourth printing, Rocky Mountain Books, 2017
● Watercolour for Beginners DVD instructional video, Produced 2005

Published:
● Adelphian Magazine, Cover and Feature Article, “Painting, Teaching and Hiking-Three of her Favorite Things”, Susan Kennedy, Winter, 2014
● Canadian Rockies Explorer, Graeme Pole, Feature Artist, Yoho National Park
● Legacy Magazine, 2006, The Mountaineer and The Artist”
● The Calgary Gallery Guide, Fall 2002, The Art of Donna Jo Massie”
● Alpine Club of Canada Gazette, Summer 2003 Cover,” Art and A Passion for the Mountains”
● International Artist Magazine, Oct./Nov. 2002 Master Painters of the World, Canada Showcase

Memberships:
● Canmore Artists & Artisans Guild, 1980; Honorary Life Member – 1997
● Alberta Society of Artists, 1988; Provincial Treasurer – 2012-13
● Society of Canadian Artists, 1994; Western Rep. – 2004-06

Awards:
2018 – Award of Excellence, Society of Canadian Artists, Members Juried Show, Gainsborough Gallery, Calgary, Alberts
2018 – IWS Canada/CSPWC Symphony in Watercolour Juried Exhibition, Noteworthy-Selected for Online Component
2012 – First Place, Watercolours, ECAG Show, Montgomery, Alabama
2005 – Town of Canmore Artistic Achievement Award
2001- Artist in Residence, Leighton Colony, Banff Centre
1999 – International Peace Park Artist in Residence, Glacier National Park, Montana
1995 – Finalist, Landscape Competition, Artists Magazine

Media:
● 2008- You Tube, Produced by Banff-Lake Louise Tourism