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Cathryn Jenkins

Cathryn Jenkins is a full-time professional sculptor living in Langley, BC.  She has two children who are her greatest creations.  As the daughter of sculptor Fran Jenkins, Cathy has maintained a deep love of the arts that she was immersed in as a child.

Born in Williams Lake, BC, 1957.

NAIT, Edmonton, AB, Animal Studies   1978–1980
University of Calgary, AB, General Studies   1975-1977


  1. 2011  AWA Group Exhibit,  Huff Harington Fine Art, Atlanta, Georgia
  2. 2010  AWA Group Exhibit,  Southwest Art Gallery, Dallas Texas
  3. Whyte Museum, Banff, AB  Group exhibit  2010
  4. Major exhibition, self-promoted at Richie Estate, Langley, BC  2010
  5. Masters Gallery, Calgary, AB 2007-present
  6. Peter Ohler Fine Art, Vancouver, BC 2007-2009
  7. Texas Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas USA 2005-2009
  8. Devin Galleries, Coeur D’Alene, Idaho, USA  1998-present
  9. Mountain Galleries, Whistler, BC 1995-present
  10. Howard/Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, Washington, USA  1995-1999
  11. Whistler Village Art Gallery, Whistler, BC  1990-present
  12. Jenkins Showler Gallery, White Rock, BC   1990-1996
  13. Toussawasket Galleries, Kelowna, BC   1981-1983
  14. Semiahmoo Art Gallery, White Rock, BC  1983-1990

Other Accomplishments
Founder and Director of the Jenkins Showler Gallery   1990-1994
Cathryn owned and operated this exhibition-style gallery, representing Robert Davidson and other professional artists.  She organized events and exhibitions for the following artists (with artists in attendance):
Jack Shadbolt
Arnt Artzen
Norval Morriseau
George Schmerholtz

American Women Artists (AWA) award 2004
First Place award, 3 Dimensional Works, Lewis Clark Center for Arts and History, Idaho, USA   2003
AWA award 2002
AWA award 2000
Paul Harris Award, White Rock Rotary Club   1994

Signature Member of the American Women Artists (AWA)   2009-present
Cathryn Jenkins is the only Canadian member of the AWA, and was honoured to be asked by the AWA Master Members without application.

Selected Corporate Collections
Angus Reid
Angio Tech, Vancouver, BC
Cana Construction, Calgary, AB
Shaw Communications, Head Office, Calgary, AB
Precision Drilling, Calgary, AB
London Drugs, Sonora Lodge, BC
BC Gas
Ocean Park Developments
Sidney and Joanne Belzberg, Vancouver
Silver Standard, Vancouver, BC

Good Life  Connoisseur Magazine (Vol 9. Summer, 2011)
Good Life Connoisseur Magazine   (Vol. 5, Winter, 2007)
BC Business Magazine   2006
Inside Out Design Magazine    2006
Resource World Magazine     2005
Cottage Magazine    2004
Magazin’ Art    (Vol. 9, No.2 Winter 1996/1997)

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