Tony Urquhart was born in Niagara Falls and studied at the Albright Art School and the State University of New York in Buffalo where he received a Bachelor of Fine arts Degree in 1958. He also attended the Yale Norfolk Summer School in New Haven and was the first artist-in-residence at the University of Western Ontario, London. He taught Fine Art at the University of Waterloo. Urquhart was one of Canada’s pioneering abstractionists. He was one of the founders of CAR/FAC and was named to the Order of Canada in 1995.
Urquhart Unknown Landscape, 1965 , blue resin, dia. 5''