Canadian artist Joe Fleming’s recent paintings have a decidedly sculptural pull, representing the artist’s experimentation with form, texture, materiality, perspectival confusion and possibility.
Joe Fleming has exhibited locally and internationally for over 15 years with a recent exhibition (2014) in New York City at Mike Weiss Gallery (Chelsea). He has lectured at various universities in Canada, South East Asia and the United States since 1993. Fleming’s paintings are in included in many public and private collections such as: BMO Financial Group, Trimark Mutual Funds, Honeywell Bull, Pricewaterhouse Coopers (Malaysia), HSBC Bank, Australian High Commission, Canadian High Commission (Kuala Lumpur), the Edmonton Art Gallery, the Museum of Civilization (Hull, Quebec) and the Holocaust Museum (LA). Fleming has participated in many international art fairs: Rogue Wave Singapore, Art Stage Singapore, FIAC (Paris), Arte Cologne (Germany), Scope (New York and Miami) and TIAF (Canada). Fleming has received recognition for his work in various publications: Carte Blanche 2: Painting – a survey of new Canadian painting, The Wall Street International Magazine, The Globe and Mail, and Now Chelsea among others. Joe Fleming lives and works in Toronto, Canada.
Figure and Flowers
Mixed media, 74 x 61 cm, 2017
Mixed media, 41.5 x 56.5 cm, 2015
Mixed media, 152.4 x 111.8 cm, 2014
God Bless America
Mixed media, 76.2 x 132 cm, 2012