" I am pleased to have talked to you, and I think your work is very good."  

A. J. Casson, Painter

Member of Group of Seven


" I am very impressed with your work which has great variety and uniqueness. I can prophesy without hesitation that your work has a great future."

Ted Harrison, Painter,

New York Times Award, 1986

Order of Canada, 1987


" I have watched Blair Paul's progress as an artist over a period of twenty-six years and I have been increasingly impressed as he has developed an identifiable, personal style. In my view, his work undoubtedly has the quality  which makes it suitable for any collection."

John K. B. Robertson, M.A.,F.R.S.A.

Founder Robertson Galleries, Ottawa, 1956

Consultant in the Visual Arts


 "strong work with excellent technique and attention to detail."

 Henri Masson

Painter, internationally recognized



"wonderful work which should be part of our collection."

Mayo Graham

Past Art Acquisition Officer, The City of Ottawa

Past Assistant Curator,

Montreal Museum of Fine Art


 "very strong ,dramatic works with a spiritual quality found in the works of Lawren Harris and Emily Carr."

Jessica Bradley

Past Curator of Contemporary Canadian Art,

The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa


"Excellent work, well thought out and designed."

Joseph Plaskett

Painter, Internationally recognized


"powerful images...galleries should want these!"

Glenn Cumming

Past Director, Art Gallery of Hamilton

Past Director, 49th, Parallel Gallery, New York


"strong work...please, keep us informed as to your new work."

The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa