Story of An Artist
Federation of Canadian Artists J.F. Albert's legacy reaches far beyond the mediums and surfaces he expressed himself upon - a larger than life artist with a passion for iconic landscapes and the sweeping majestry that is nature. His choice of medium is rich oils with masters techniques that exude rich viscosity and old-world patina. Striking contrasts or muted blends map directly to the phases in His life, His travels and experiences across most of North America. His footprint was a tapestry in itself with learnings, teachings and life-long friendships and a vast Collectors following.
Often referred to as a contemporary Manly MacDonald. J.F. was self taught and is renowned for his reach and influence in Artists circles and collector realms with works shown in Museums, permanent collections and gallery shows.