Frances Baskerville



Public Art Competition (Gordon Head Recreation Centre) Saanich, May 2010
Public Art Competition (Royal Athletic Park mural) City of Victoria, Feb 2004
Numerous private commissions since 2000

Solo Shows

May 12 “In the moment” Legacy Art Gallery Victoria
Aug 10 “In the moment” installation Gordon Head Recreation Centre, Victoria.
Oct 06 “Desire” New West Gallery, Sidney, BC
Apr 06 “New Works” Attic Gallery Portland, Oregon
May 05 “Figurative Pieces” Plaskett Gallery, New Westminster, BC
Nov 04 “Seeking salvation” May-Ip Lam Gallery, Victoria, BC
Oct 03 “Degrees of (E)motion” Blackberry Gallery at the Port Moody Arts Center, Port Moody, BC (public lecture)
Feb 03 Arrowsmith Gallery, Oceanside Community Arts Council, Parksville
Jun 02 “Degrees of (E)motion” Arts Council of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC

Selected Exhibitions


“Untitled” Victoria International Airport gallery group show March 1 to June 1
“Exploring the coast” Madrona Gallery group show January 5 to January 27


“Deck the Halls” Madrona Gallery group show November 24 to December 24
“Moss Street Paint In” (juried) July 21
“Paint in the Square” (invitation) Centennial Park July 16
“Stepping out” (invitation) Oak Bay Marina Gallery April 1 – 30
“Collaborations” group show Cedar Hill Art Gallery January – February


“Christmas show” Cadboro Bay Village, December
“Body language” Martin Batchelor Gallery, October 7 – 21
“What the body says” two person show Cedar Hill Gallery September 26-October 24
“Crescendo” two person show at Madrona Gallery, Victoria, August 27-September 9
“Moss Street Paint In” (invitation) July 16
“Fairfield Artists Studio Tour” April 30 – May 1
“Look” Community Arts council of Greater Victoria, Bay Centre, Feb 4 - March 4


“Body language” Martin Batchelor Gallery October 4 - 14
“Moss Street Paint-In”(juried) July 17
“Solo: a portrait show” Boucherat Gallery, Victoria, May 18 - 30
Victoria International Airport Galleries, April 28 - December 31
“Masterminds" Maltwood Gallery , University of Victoria, March 9 - April 26
Fairfield Artists Studio Tour Victoria April 24 - 25
“Look Victoria 2010” Bay Centre, February 24 - March 20


Christmas small works show, (juried) Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Nov - Dec
A(r) t 35, anniversary exhibition Victoria College of Art alumni, University Canada West, Sept 11 to 26
Sooke Fine Arts Show 2009, (juried) Sooke, July 25 – August 3
“Small Works Show and Sale” (juried) Art Gallery of Greater Victoria June 27 – August 30
Moss Street Paint-In (juried) July 18, Victoria
“Measure of love” Langham Court Theatre (five artists) July 2 -12, Victoria
“Sportsart” Coast Collective (juried), Langford, May 30 – June 21
Fairfield Artists Studio Tour , Victoria April 25 -26
“Human body: dependence on the physical” (juried) Comox Valley Public Art Gallery, Comox (selected but unable to participate) , April 3-14
“International Women’s Day celebration” Ambrosia Event Centre (invite) Victoria March


VCA Alumni show Bay Centre May 2-15
“Fairfield Artists Studio Tour” April 26-27
“Myself, women in the world” Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria (juried) Feb
“Look Victoria 2008” CACGV January


“Moss Street Paint In” Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, (juried) July
“Manifestations” Victoria Arts Connection (juried) |April 30 – June 2
“Fairfield Artists Studio Tour” April 21-22
“Look Victoria” CACGV January


“Desire” solo show New West Gallery, Oct 6 – 28 Sidney, BC
“Aluminations “alumni group show Maltwood Gallery, June 25 - Aug 5 Victoria
“New work”– solo show Attic Gallery Portland, Oregon, April 6 – April 30
“Ballet Victoria Dance Art” Arts in the City, Feb 1-28


“Opening” New West Gallery, Sidney, BC Nov 10- Nov 30
“Even crow girls get the blues” CACGV, Aug 29- Sept 5, Victoria
“Between” 2 person show, Campbell River Art Gallery, Campbell River, Aug 26-Oct 8
“Even crow girls get the blues” Blackberry Gallery, Port Moody, July5-Aug 16
“Figurative Pieces” solo show Plaskett Gallery, New Westminster, BC May 2- May 30.
“7th Annual Online Realism International Exhibition” Feb, Upstream People Gallery, Omaha, NE
“7th Annual Online Faces International Exhibition” Mar, Upstream People Gallery, Omaha, NE
“Look Victoria 2005” group juried show, Rogueart Gallery, Jan 28 - February 14.


“Seeking salvation” solo show May-Ip Lam Gallery, November 1 - 30, Victoria, BC
“Sidney Fine Art Show,” (juried) Mary Winspear Centre, October 15-17 Sidney, BC
“Alumni group show” Gallery at the Mac, August 30 - October 17, Victoria, BC
“Fine Arts 2004" juried group, Sooke Region Museum , Sooke, BC July 31-Aug 8
“Fairfield Studio Artists Tour” Victoria, April 24-25
“Evolution” Alumni show, Maltwood Museum, University of Victoria, Dec 8–Feb 12


“Figurative Abstracts” three person juried show, Maple Ridge Art Gallery, November 9 - December 4, Maple Ridge, BC
“Degrees of (E) motion” juried solo show, Blackberry Gallery at the Port Moody Arts Center, October 2 - November 2, Port Moody, BC (Public lecture, November 9, Blackberry Gallery, Port Moody)
“Parade of Homes” Royal Bay, Victoria, September 26 - October 5
“Sidney Fine Art Show (Juried) September 19 - 22, Winspear Centre, Sidney, BC
“Broad Reach offers Hors-d’oeuvres” (12 artists) August 9 - 29, Martin Batchelor Gallery, Victoria
“The Human Dimension” two person juried show, Gallery at Deer Lake, Burnaby Arts Council, August 4 - 22, Burnaby, BC
“Sooke Fine Art Show 2003, ( juried) August 2-10, Sooke, BC
“Moss Street Paint In” (juried) Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, July 19, Victoria
“Broad Reach , Doing Lunch” THEWORKS art & design festival, Scotia Place, Edmonton, Alberta
“Degrees of (E)motion” juried solo show, Arrowsmith Gallery, Oceanside Community Arts Council, February 14 - March 8, Parksville,


“Evolution” group show, Gallery at the Mac, October 21 - December 9, Victoria, BC
“The artist’s voice” group show, Fran Willis Gallery, September 11- 28 Victoria, BC
“Degrees of (E)motion” solo show, Arts Council of Greater Victoria, June 27- July 10,
“ArtSpacific”, juried group show, Delta Arts Council, April, Delta, BC
“Here’s looking at us” self portraits by local women artists, (juried) CACGV, Mar 9 - 19 “Look 2002 Regional Exhibition” (juried) March 2 - 10, Saltspring Island, BC


“Artropolis” (self portrait group exhibition) November, Vancouver, BC
“Fine Arts 2002” juried group show, August, Sooke, BC
“Alumni show”, Gallery at the Macpherson, September 28 October 28, Victoria, BC
“Just get the photos Ray, OK?” V.C.A. Associates at EC4, August 16 - September 2, Victoria, BC
“Fine Arts 2001” juried group show, August 4 - 12, Sooke, BC
“Summer 01, Thoughts and Abstractions” two person, Staub Galleries, July 5 - Aug 15
“Look ” juried group show, Arts Gallery of Greater Victoria, March, Victoria, BC


“Alumni show”, Gallery at the Macpherson, September, Victoria, BC
“Fine Arts 2000" juried group show, August 5 - 13, Sooke, BC
“Graduation Exhibition” Gallery at the Mac, April 25 - May 20, Victoria, BC


“Fine Art 99” juried group show, July 31-August 8, Sooke, BC
“BC Festival of the Arts” juried group show, May 25-May 30, Victoria, BC


“Island Visions 98” juried group show, Sanscha Hall, Sidney, BC
“Bent Cams & Chain Grease” juried group show, Rogueart Gallery, Oct 25-Nov 1, Victoria
“Fine Arts 98” juried group show, August 1-4, Sooke, BC
“Exhibition of Figure Drawing” group show, Xchanges Gallery, Victoria


“In the moment” Youtube November 1, 2012
"Moments in Motion," Focus Magazine, September 2011, pages 16-17
“Be in the moment at Legacy Art Gallery”, Saanich News, May 2, 2012-10
“Art school keeps creativity flowing” Victoria News, Don Descoteaux, Sept 25, 2009
“Art college show offers variety of images” Oak Bay News, Sept 23, 2009
“College exhibition focuses on alumni” Times Colonist, Grania Litwin, Sept 10, 2009
“Moss Street Paint In” Eye on the Arts C-FAX, Scott Walker interview, July, 2009
“Talking arts, figuratively” Victoria News, May 4, 2007
“What's on at the galleries” Victoria News, October 27, 2006
“A passion for figures” Campbell River Mirror, August 24, 2005
“Crow girls have the blues” Tri-City News, July 27, 2005
“Murals part of banner week for Island artistic pursuits” Times Colonist, Robert Amos, April 29, 2004
“Murals splash colour on park’s back fence” Victoria News, Apr 28, 2004
“Women play too-murals to prove it” Monday Magazine, Vol 30, no.4, Jan, 2004
“Murals to give stadium a lift” Times Colonist, Malcolm Curtis, Jan.16, 2004
“Human form leads art explorations” Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News, Nov.12/03
“Artrageous” Tri-City News, Diane Strandberg, October 22, 2003
“Gallery Explores ‘Human Dimension’” Burnaby News Leader, Aug 8, 2003.
“New OCAC show features Emotion” Parksville Qualicum News, Feb. 11, 2003
“But who’s Ray?” Monday Magazine, Vol 27, no.34, Aug 2001
“Graduation Day” Monday Magazine April 27, 2000
“Schools on show in 00' Artichoke, Volume 12, Number 3, 2000


Herbert Siebner “Practising Artist Award” 2005 Victoria, BC
Look 2002 Regional Exhibition, Saltspring Island, British Columbia