Charles Bronfman’s Claridge Collection Auction: Part V: Decorative Arts

April 21, 2015

LOT 5
DIANE NASR
  • DIANE NASR
  • DIANE NASR

5

DIANE NASR

SPLISH SPLASH JAR

porcelain
15.75" x 18.5" x 4" — 40 x 47 x 10.2 cm.
signed and dated 1989 in pencil
condition noted, missing lid

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $312
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:



DIANE NASR

“I work in porcelain capturing an intimacy that is my own space, and create my own time and place with line and texture.”

- Diane Nasr -

Selected Corporate, Private and Public Collections

Brian and Mila Mulroney
Burlington Art Gallery, ON
Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver, BC
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery, Kitchener-Waterloo, ON
Claridge Collection, Montreal, QC
Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON
Massey Foundation Collection of Canadian Crafts
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bronfman
Museum of Civilization, Hull, QC
Winnifred Shantz Art Collection
Winnipeg Art Gallery

Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions

2012 Black + White = Grey, Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
2009 Blue, Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
2008 Red, Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
2007 Moving Stories, Toronto Harbourfront Center, Toronto, ON
2006 Jonathon Bancroft Snell Gallery, London, ON
2005 The Kamm Collection, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachussets
The Artful Teapot, 20th Century Expressions,
  Selected Works with Diane Nasr O’Young, Harbourfront Center, Toronto, ON
2004     Something Brewing, Burlington Art Centre, Burlington, ON
2003   21st Century Ceramics in the United States and Canada, Canzani Centre Gallery, Columbus, OH
Fire & Earth, Virtual Exhibition
2002    Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, ON
2001 Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
2000 Canada Clay Today, Travelling Exhibition
1999 Rococo to Revolution: Selected Works, Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, ON
1998 Fire and Earth, Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
White on White Return Exhibition, Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, ON
1997 White on White, Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, The Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON
1996 Selected Works, Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery, Waterloo, ON
1995 Teapot Show ,The Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON
1993 Retrospective “Together Alone” with Diane Nasr O’Young, Burlington Art Center, Burlington, ON
Teapot Show, Gallery Lynda Greenberg, Ottawa, ON
1992 Selected Works, 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Saidye Bronfman Centre, Montreal, QC
Christmas Show, Gallery Lynda Greenberg, Ottawa, ON
Wellington County Museum, Fergus, ON
A Treasury of Canadian Crafts, Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver, BC
Illuminations “In Honour of Florence Nightingale”, Wellington County Museum, Fergus, ON
Show Cases “Uncommon Objects”, The Craft Studio at Harbourfront, Toronto, ON
1991 The Bon Bon, Koffler Gallery, North York, ON
Hand & Soul - Function of the Spirit, Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, ON
Ontario Crafts ’91, Ontario Crafts Council, Toronto, ON
Teapot Show, Gallery Lynda Greenberg, Ottawa, ON
1990 Cake Plate Show, Koffler Gallery, Toronto, ON
Teapot Exhibition, The Guild Shop, Toronto, ON
Teapot Show, Gallery Lynda Greenberg, Ottawa, ON
Oriental Influences, Burlington Cultural Center, Burlington, ON

Selected Commissions

Clardson and Gordon
External Affairs, Ottawa, ON, Canada’s gift to visiting Heads of Foreign Governments
Olympia & York
The Commonwealth Conference - hosted by Canada
The Economic Conference
The Prime Minister - Gifts to Host Heads of Governments

Selected Awards and Grants

1986 Best in Show, Harbourfront Craft Show, Toronto, ON
Best Ceramics, Harbourfront Craft Show, Toronto, ON
1985 Best Ceramics, Harbourfront Craft Show, Toronto, ON
1984 Best in Show, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
Best Ceramics, Toronto Outdoor Art Show
1982 Honourable Mention, Toronto Outdoor Art Show
1981 Best Ceramics, Toronto Outdoor Art Show

Provenance:

Purchased directly from the artist

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts