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       Born in Beauharnois QC in 1956, raised in Kitimat BC, and having also lived in New Brunswick and Ontario before settling in Pointe Claire QC, I feel at home in many Canadian provinces. My ancestral roots in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Alberta expand my Canadian experience, inviting me to many more destinations. These adventures usually involve hours and days on the road, and have inspired my current series of paintings called ”Trans Canada Drive.”

My current series of semi-abstract oil paintings celebrate road trips on highways and byways in all provinces and territories of Canada.

EDUCATION  
1988 - 1989 Dip. Ed., McGill University (Dean’s list), Montreal, QC
1981 - 1984 MFA, Concordia University (Dean’s list), Montreal, QC
1973 – 1979 BFA, Mount Allison University (Dean’s list), Sackville, NB
   
COLLECTIONS
  Rio Tinto/ALCAN, IBM, Canadian Bankers Association, Royal Bank of Canada, Province of New Brunswick,
University of New Brunswick, Canada Council Art Bank.
   
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Focus, Galerie Saint-Dizier, Montreal, QC
2014 Drive, Galerie Saint-Dizier, Montreal, QC
2011 En Route, Viva Vida Art Gallery, Pointe-Claire, QC
2010 Trans Canada Drive By Exhibition II, Avenue Art Gallery, Montreal, QC
2009 Trans Canada Drive By Exhibition I, Galerie de la Ville, Dollard des Ormeaux, QC
1986 Art Play III, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL
1986 Art Play II, Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB
1984 Art Play, Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB
1981 Art Play, Vehicule, Montreal, QC
   
SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS
2017 2017 Landscape Exhibition, Federation Gallery open international exhibition, Vancouver, BC
2017 Canvas Unbound, Federation Gallery open international exhibition, Vancouver, BC
2016 Be Square, Society of Canadian Artists, Leyton Gallery of Fine Art, St. John’s, NL
2016 Small, Smaller, Smallest, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2016 Painting on the Edge, Federation Gallery open international exhibition, Vancouver, BC
2016 CanCon, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC, first place award.
2013 Impregnable, Galerie de la Ville, Dollard des Ormeaux, QC
2012 100 Years of Pointe Claire, Stewart Hall Art Gallery, Pointe-Claire, QC
2007 Juried Autumn Exhibition, McMichael Canadian Art Gallery, Vaughn, ON
2007, 2008 Toronto Art Expo, Toronto, ON
2005 Self Directed Residency Group Exhibition, Banff, AB
1995-2000 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON
1984 3DNB200. An exhibition of works by 15 New Brunswick sculptors that toured the maritime provinces.
   
AWARDS
2016 Award of Merit Society of Canadian Artists, Be Square Exhibition, St. John’s, NL
2016 Second place Federation of Canadian Artists, Small, Smaller, Smallest Exhibition, Granville Isl., BC
2016 First Place Federation of Canadian Artists CANCON Exhibition, Vancouver, BC
2005 Honourable mention Annual Juried Exhibition, Kingston Regional Arts Council, Kingston, ON
2003 People’s choice award Annual Juried Exhibition, Kingston Regional Arts Council, Kingston, ON
2003 Juror’s choice award Annual Juried Exhibition, Organization of Kingston Women Artists, Kingston, ON
2002 Juror’s choice award Annual Juried Exhibition, Kingston Regional Arts Council, Kingston, ON
   
SELECTED MAGAZINES AND PERIODICLES
2015 Marla Lombard, ‘My Review of Patricia Morris for artistaday.com’, Artist Blog, 3 March
2010 Patricia Morris: ‘Trans-Canada Drive paintings, Avenue Art Gallery’, The Montreal Review, September
1987 Joan Sullivan. ‘Pat Morris Henderson: Art Play II. Eastern Edge Gallery. Resource Centre for the Arts, St. John’s NL’,Arts Atlantic 27, Vol.7 No. 3, p. 27
1986 Paul Christopher, ‘Pat Morris Henderson: Art Play II, Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB’, Arts Atlantic 26, Vol.7 No. 2,Summer, p. 35
1984 Alan McNairn, ‘3D NB 200, Works by Fifteen New Brunswick Sculptors, Galerie Restigouche, Cambellton, NB’, Arts Atlantic 21 Summer, p. 21-24
1984 Charlotte Townsend-Gault, ‘Ken Garnham/Pat Morris, Struts Gallery, Sackville NB June 1-21, 1984’, Vanguard, Sept. p. 32
   
CURRENT REPRESENTATION
1994-pres. Ottawa Art Gallery Rental and Sales, Ottawa, ON. (613) 233-8699
2016 Denison Gallery, Toronto, ON. (416) 781-5514
2016 Effusion Art Gallery and Glass Studio, Invermere, BC. (250) 341-6877
   
TEACHING
2003-2006   Art teacher, ECS, Westmount, Montreal, QC
1991-2003  Art teacher, Frontenac Lennox and Addington School Board, Kingston, ON
2002 Assistant professor, Painting, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
1987 Adjunct professor, Drawing, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB
   
ASSOCIATIONS
2016 Society of Canadian Artists, member.
2016 Federation of Canadian Artists, active member.
   
   
 

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