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Medium : Oil
Subject : Working Harbors at Twilight
Style : Impressionism
Inspirations : Harbors at Twilight, Plein Air Harbor painting at dusk.

Notable Exhibitions : Recent sold out solo show at the Levy Gallery in Portsmouth , NH (December , 2016 ) “Twilight Zone: Portsmouth Plein Air “
Over 11 solo shows . Over 9 group shows.

Completion of a large scale (5 x 16 foot) permanent mural installation for the Plaistow Public Library, Plaistow, NH (Unveiling date: June 17th, 2016) Oil on Canvas.

Memberships/Societies : New Hampshire Art Association, Seacoast Artist Association. Education: Rochester Institute of Technology (BFA)

Gallery Representations:  Ceres Gallery – Portsmouth, NH / Bowersock Gallery – Provincetown, MA / Jackson Art Gallery – Jackson , NH / Levy Gallery – Portsmouth, NH

Ceres Gallery, Bowersock Gallery and Jackson Art Gallery.

Biography: John’s creative process centers on a direct and intuitive response to nature and the elements – in the tradition and lineage of JMW Turner and James Abbott McNeil Whistler. His moment of epiphany as an artist occurred when he discovered Plein Air painting at dusk in Portsmouth Harbor. He currently maintains a loft/studio in his Townhome on the Lamprey River in Epping, NH.

Phone:  978 482 5650 | Email:  johnlecours39 @

Artist’s Work