the artist

statement

There is pleasure in the pathless woods, There is rapture on the lonely shore, There is society where none intrudes, By the deep sea and the music in its roar; I love not man the less, but Nature more.

- Lord Byron

biography

Igor Woroniuk was born in Chernovtsy, Ukraine and studied classical painting at the Chernovtsy School of Fine Arts until 1987 when, at the age of 14, his family moved to Canada and landed in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

After completing high school in Canada, Igor chose the Fine Arts program at the University of Manitoba to study painting and drawing. This degree led Igor to his next endeavour, studying graphic design and illustration at Grant MacEwan University in Edmonton, Alberta.

When he's not painting, Igor teaches drawing, design and illustration at Grant MacEwan University.

Igor Woroniuk Landscape Artist Oil Painting Edmonton, AB

Canadian Natural Landscape Painter