Georges Bedard

Born: 1912  |  Died: 1997

Georges Bedard. Painter. Sculptor. Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, Quebec. Active mid-20th century.

Georges Bedard was both a painter and sculptor. He used ‘as found’ materials in all his works, finding his ‘mediums’ in the forest and along the roads. He preferred to recycle things in his creations.


Ref: Canadian Centre for Folklore Studies. Canadian Museum of Civilization.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).

Ref:  Adrien Levasseur. Website. And:  Sculpteurs en Art Populaire au Quebec, Editions GID, Quebec. 2012.