Carol Westcott

A contemporary landscape painter, Carol Westcott depicts natural and built
environments. Her images are formed from the memories, fragments of
experience and influence of her early life in rural Ontario. Working in acrylic
and mixed media, she interprets the landscape, often in a slightly abstracted
In speaking of her own work, Westcott states: “My work is inspired by the
natural environment. Growing up on a farm gave me an early appreciation for
the land and its vagaries so, from a very young age, I was inspired by the
landscape that I now present in my images.”
Westcott has exhibited her award-winning work in solo and group exhibitions
in commercial and public galleries across Canada. Her work, collected
internationally, is represented in corporate, private and public collections
including the Government of Ontario Art Collection held by the Archives of
She is actively involved as an elected member of the Canadian Society of
Painters in Watercolour, the Society of Canadian Artists and the Ontario Society
of Artists.