Amos, Robert, 1950-

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Amos, Robert, 1950-

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Robert Amos was born in Belleville, Ontario in 1950. He graduated from York University – having studied painting with Doug Morton and David Bolduc – and subsequently moved to Victoria, where from 1975 to 1980 he worked at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria as the Assistant to the Director. Since 1986 he was written a weekly art column for the Time Colonist. Amos is an active painter and has extensively depicted the Victoria region. In 1984 he was made an Honorary Citizen of Victoria and in 1996 he was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.


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