$70/month to rent
36″ x 36″
Item ID: 53503
Robin was born in 1953 in the western suburbs of Toronto in what was then Port Credit/Clarkson and is now in Mississauga. Her art education was immediate with constant from her mother, Patience Morrisey, a graduate of the Ontario College of Art, who kept a very active painting, print making and ceramics studio going. Her grand mother, Mabel Harris, was a gifted painter and draughts person schooled at the Slade School of Fine Art in London, England. Robin’s sister Catherine Morrisey is a landscape painter and has a significant profile in the arts community in London, Ontario. Suburban 1960’s Toronto, hardly a hotbed of arts activity, but Robin’s upbringing and exposure to the arts was a total immersion.
Robin attended the Ontario College of Peel Region with special gifts. She attended the Ontario College of Art from 1971 to 1973 and won the Reeves and Sons Scholarship Award in 1972. She also attended Sheridan College School of Crafts and Design and graduated in 1978 from the Ceramics Program.
|Dimensions||40 × 1 × 30 in|