Curriculum Vitae

Allan Hancock

W. Allan Hancock

Born:

  • 1968, Timmins, Ontario, Canada

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, English Major, University of Saskatchewan
  • "Making Art Your Business," University of Calgary
  • Certificate, Canadian Picture Framer's School

Exhibitions:

  • 2014 Small Works, White Rock Gallery, White Rock, BC, Canada
  • 2014 Fields & Feathers: W. Allan Hancock, Webster Galleries, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • 2014 Demos In The Garden, Birthplace of BC Gallery, Fort Langley, BC, Canada
  • 2014 Rebirth, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2014 Painters At Painter’s, Painter’s Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2014 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2013 BirdLife International World Congress, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • 2013 Painters At Painter’s, Painter’s Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2013 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2012 Art For An Oil-free Coast, Vancouver, Victoria, Salt Spring Island, Nanaimo, BC, Canada
  • 2012 Visions: W. Allan Hancock & Ray Ward, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2012 Demos In The Garden, Birthplace Of BC Gallery, Fort Langley, BC, Canada
  • 2012 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2012 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2011 25th Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Meowza, Webster Galleries, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • 2011 Wildlife Habitat Canada Stamp Launch, Bass Pro Show, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • 2011 Demos In The Garden, Birthplace Of BC Gallery, Fort Langley, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Robert Bateman Get To Know Launch (Guest Artist), Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • 2011 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Highlights, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Amazing Animals: Official Launch, ArtSpring, Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2011 Bald Eagle Festival (Guest Artist), Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2011 Year of the Rabbit, Birthplace Of BC Gallery, Fort Langley, BC, Canada
  • 2010 24th Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2010 Amazing Animals: One Man Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2010 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2009 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2008 22nd Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2008 Highlights, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2008 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2008 Birds Of A Feather, Birthplace Of BC Gallery, Fort Langley, BC, Canada
  • 2008 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2007 21st Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2007 At Waters Edge, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2007 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2007 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2006 20th Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2006 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2006 One Part Passion, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2005 Painters At Painter's, Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, BC, Canada
  • 2004 Wildlife Habitat Canada Show, Gallery Rousseau, Montreal, BC, Canada
  • 2003 17th Birthday Show, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2003 On the Edge, Peninsula Gallery, Sidney, BC, Canada
  • 2003 Masterworks In Miniature, Gallery One, Mentor, OH, USA
  • 2002-2003 Essence Of The Sea, British Columbia, Canada
  • 2002 Animal Art In The Park, Algonquin Park, ON, Canada
  • 2002 Reflections Of Nature (Feature Artist), Saskatoon, SK, Canada
  • 2002 ARTessential Show, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • 2001 Animal Art In The Park, Algonquin Park, ON, Canada
  • 2001 Trumpeter Swan Festival, Courtenay, BC, Canada
  • 2000 Animal Art In The Park, Algonquin Park, ON, Canada
  • 2000 Trumpeter Swan Festival, Courtenay, BC, Canada
  • 1999 Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • 1999 Pacific Rim Art Exposition, Seattle, WA, USA
  • 1998 Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • 1998 Pacific Rim Wildlife Art Show, Seattle, WA, USA
  • 1998 Saskatchewan Wetland Conservation Corp., Saskatoon, SK, Canada
  • 1998 Trumpeter Swan Festival, Courtenay, BC, Canada
  • 1997 Reflections of Nature, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
  • 1995 - 2000 Various Solo Exhibitions
  • 1994 Wetlands and Waterfowl National Touring Exhibition, Canada
  • 1991 Natural History Exhibition, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Awards:

  • 2015 Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp
  • 2014 Salmon Conservation Stamp
  • 2011 Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp
  • 2009 British Columbia Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year
  • 2007 Ducks Unlimited Canada Art Print Portfolio
  • 2006 British Columbia Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year
  • 2006 Ducks Unlimited Canada Art Print Portfolio
  • 2005 Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp
  • 2004 British Columbia Ducks Unlimited Sponsor Artist
  • 2003 Prince Edward Island Conservation Stamp
  • 2003 Alberta Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year
  • 2002 "Best New Reproduction" ARTessential Show, Calgary, Canada
  • 2001 Saskatchewan Conservation Stamp
  • 2000 British Columbia Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year
  • 1999 "1st Place Remarque" Pacific Rim Art Exposition, Seattle, USA
  • 1999 British Columbia Ducks Unlimited Provincial Art Print
  • 1999 Comox Valley Crime Stoppers Art Print
  • 1998 North West Territories Conservation Stamp & Print
  • 1998 Ducks Unlimited Canada Art Print Portfolio
  • 1996 Ducks Unlimited Canada Artist of the Year (Waterfowl Art Award)
  • 1994 - 1995 Ducks Unlimited Central Canada Sponsor Artist
  • 1993 Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Artist of the Year
  • 1993 Ducks Unlimited Canada Supplemental Artist
  • 1991 Saskatchewan Abilities Council Easter Seal Print

Collections:

  • Her Imperial Highness Princess Takamado, Japan
  • Ducks Unlimited Canada, Oak Hammock Marsh, Canada
  • Sherman Hines Museum, Halifax, Canada
  • Government of Saskatchewan, Dept. of Natural Resources, Regina, Canada
  • The Dodo House, East Sussex, England

Publications:

  • BC Outdoors Magazine: Sportfishing, March/April 2014
  • Salmon Steward Magazine, 2014 Edition
  • The Pointing Dog Journal, March/April 2013
  • Canada’s Raincoast At Risk, Raincoast Conservation Foundation, 2012
  • Island Arts Magazine, Spring 2011, Feature Artist
  • Open Book Toronto, March 16, 2011, "Ten Questions with Margriet Ruurs & W. Allan Hancock"
  • Amazing Animals, by Margriet Ruurs & W. Allan Hancock, Tundra Books, 2011
  • Witness: Selected Poems, by Patrick Lane, Harbour Publishing, 2010 (cover artwork)
  • Victoria Times Colonist, September 25, 2010, “Artist left his comfort zone for book,” by Robert Amos
  • Wildlife Art, September/October 1999, "Viewpoint"
  • Conservator Magazine, Volume 17 Number 3, 1996, by Nancy Baron
  • Art Impressions, Winter 1993, "Forever Free" by C. Gardner