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Broken Promises


Casein on canvas board

20 x 24 inches


Artist Biography

Born in Paisley, Scotland, James Glen A.O.C.A. is one of Mississauga’s finest Artists. Working in Casein, a centuries old paint formula, his work has a distinctive watercolour like appearance. He has been commissioned by national magazines and newspapers throughout North America and his paintings hang in the offices of major corporations and the homes of private collectors and sports personalities. His painting of Wayne Gretzky is part of the permanent collection of the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Artist Statement

James Glen renders in Casein, a 1800's sepia postcard over a contemporary Canadian landscape. There is a juxtaposition of photograph and painting two show two styles and two time periods in history in one image.