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William Kurelek Wasyl , painter and writer, evangelist Influenced by Bosch and Brueghel and by prairie roots, his Ukrainian heritage and Roman Catholicism, Kurelek s realistic and symbolic paintings record his historic culture and religious vision The oldest Import EPUB to the Program Import EPUB of children, he was expected to help run the farm His lack of mechanical aptitude attracted harsh criticism from his father, as did his wish to be an artist He studied at Winnipeg, Toronto and San Miguel, Mexico A Prairie Boy's Winter PDF/EPUB á A Prairie Epub / In England , he sought psychiatric help and was hospitalized for severe emotional problems, depression and eye pain He converted to Roman Catholicism , credited God with his healing, and began to paint the Passion of Christ according to St Matthew This series of paintings is housed in the Niagara Falls Art Gallery and MuseumReturning to Toronto, he was established by the early s as an important painter, alternating realistic works depicting his prairie roots with didactic series In the s he began to publish his paintings with simple texts His books for children A Prairie Boy s Winter, Lumberjack, A Prairie Boy s Summer, and A Northern Nativity, have become modern classics His autobiography, Someone With Me , rev ed , ends with his marriage to Jean Andrews Kurelek was an outstanding artist with a unique idealistic and pragmatic vision A modern Jeremiah, he painted a coming apocalypse divine justice on a materialistic, secular society.
- 48 pages
- A Prairie Boy's Winter
- William Kurelek
- 10 September 2017 William Kurelek