William Lawrence


Artist’s Biography

William R Lawrence is a contemporary, self-taught abstract, non representational artist who was born in 1960 and raised in Southwestern Ontario. William currently resides in beautiful downtown Hamilton and is continually inspired by his surroundings and by artists who push the boundaries in expression and media. He is a member of Hamilton Artist’s Inc as well as ARTS Hamilton.

His own exploration delves into the concepts of raw interpretation using elements of texture, balance, movement and color without using a traditional paint brush, a roller, paint knife and hands are his tools. This raw interpretation unleashes the viewers own imagination creating an individual, personalized experience of each of his works. William has been involved in artistic expression for the past 20 years and he continues to evolve and explore his creativity.

William has successfully showcased his works around the city at McMaster Innovation Park Hamilton, Artists Inc. and at the fall art sale 2010,2011 Art Gallery of Hamilton and has helped raised funds with his paintings for several years for Toronto Design Hope.