Ann Sutherland Gruchy
Birds on a Wire I
Size: 10 " x 20"
Birds on a Wire II
Size: 10" x 20"
Ann Sutherland Gruchy, a visual artist with her studio in North Gower (Ottawa), is known for her bold, large textured work. Her organic, semi-abstract images stress design, light and colour . Ann works in acrylic, mixed media, watercolour, ink, oil and printmaking.
She is an elected member of the Society of Canadian Artists (elected 2012).
Ann has had numerous juried solo exhibitions. (Shenkman ‘Trinity Gallery’. Ottawa International Airport, Brockville Arts Centre, Bluebird Gallery, Ottawa, Salamanders, Kemptville) as well as winning awards in many group shows (Marianne van Silflout Gallery, Brockville, Ottawa Watercolour Society, Shenkman SELECTIONS and Nepean Fine Arts League,). Her work was chosen to be permanently displayed at the Ottawa Heart Institute.
A graduate of Mount Allison University, she also studied visual arts at St. Lawrence College, Brockville and at the Ottawa School of Art.
Ann teaches regularly and gives workshops, She has served as a juror for numerous shows, groups and associations. She is an active member, participating and showing with the Manotick Art Association, Glebe Fine Art Guild, West Carleton Art Society, Ottawa Mixed Media Artists and the North Grenville Art Guild.
Also exhibiting at WALL CANDY (2018 and 2019), Landsdowne Park, Ottawa and as guest artist in the Nanoose Bay Studio Tour, Nanoose Bay, BC (2018)