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Robert David Symons - Countryman Art Exhibit

R.D.Symons Exhibit Poster
See the Canadian West through the artwork of R.D. Symons at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum from June 2 through September 24, 2014.

Symons was an artist, writer and naturalist. Born in England in 1898, he immigrated to Canada in 1914, to be a cowboy on a ranch in Saskatchewan.

He lived near Fort St. John from 1943 to 1961 first as a game warden and then as a rancher. He painted, worked with horses, wrote books, and was an advocate for conserving nature.

This exhibition was curated by Heather Smith of the Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery.

Event Dates

Daily from June 2, 2014 to September 24, 2014

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