JENNIFER DICKSON R.A., R.E. (born 1936 –
“Signe”. Etching. Plate size 3 ½” x 2” (89 x 51mm).
Signed, titled & dated ’61 in pencil.
Jennifer Dickson was born in
Her first solo show was at the
New Vision Centre,
In 1965 she was elected Member of
the Royal Society of Painters, Etchers and Engravers and in 1970 was elected
Associate of the
Work by Jennifer Dickson is in the public collections of the National Gallery, Melbourne; Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario; the Art Gallery of Sudbury, Ontario; the Art Bank, Canada, Council, Ottawa; The Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, Ontario; Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario; Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography; Carelton University, Ottawa; The London Museum, London, Ontario; Musée d’art contemporain, Montreal; Musée du Quebec; Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal; National Film Board of Canada; National Gallery, Ottawa; The Still Photography Division, National Film Board of Canada, Ottawa; University of Alberta, Edmonton; University of British Columbia, Toronto; University of New Brunswick, Fredericton; Birmingham City Art Gallery; British Museum, London; City Art Gallery, London; Ferens Art Gallery, Hull; Portsmouth City Art Gallery; Royal Academy of Arts, London; South London Art Gallery; Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne and University of Kent at Canterbury
She has won several prizes including Prix des jeunes Artistes pour Gravure, Paris Biennale in 1963;
The George A Reid Award, Canadian
Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1973; A Special Edition Purchase Award, World
Print Competition, San Francisco Museum of Art in 1973; the Walter Moos Award
at the First Canadian Biennale of Prints and Drawings in 1978 and a Biennale
Prize at the 5th Norweigan International print Biennale in 1980