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Robert Bateman Born in Toronto Robert Bateman has been a keen artist and naturalist from his early days He has always painted wildlife and nature beginning with a representational style moving through impressionism and cubism to abstract expressionism In his early thirties he moved back to realism as a more suitable way to express the particularity of the planet It is this style that has made him one of the foremost artists depicting the world of nature In the 70s and early 80s Batemans work began to receive critical acclaim and to attract an enormous following His work is in many public and private collections and several art museums He was commissioned by the Governor-General of Canada to create a painting as the wedding gift for HRH The Prince Charles from the people of Canada His work is also represented in the collection of HRH The Prince Philip the late Princess Grace of Monaco and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands Bateman has had many one-man museum shows throughout North America including an exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC most of these shows have drawn record-breaking crowds His honors awards and honorary doctorates are numerous he was made Officer of the Order of Canada the countrys highest civilian award He was awarded the Golden Plate Award from the American Academy of Achievement He has also been the subject of three films and several video productions Three books of his art The Art of Robert Bateman The World of Robert Bateman and Robert Bateman An Artist in Nature have made publishing history A fourth book of his art Robert Bateman Natural Worlds focuses on the importance of natural and cultural heritage Safari an illustrated book for young readers contains firsthand accounts and interesting facts about African wildlife The book Thinking Like a Mountain details Batemans environmental philosophies and observations and includes pencil sketches throughout It is in honor
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