Harold Town 1924-1990

Awards & distinctions

Painters Eleven group (1953)
- Arno Prize, Sao Paulo Biennial (1957)
- Prize, Second International Exhibition of Drawings and Prints, Yugoslavia (1957)
- Purchase Prize, Canada Council for the Arts (1958)
- Prize, International Exhibition of Drawing and Prints, Lugano, Switzerland (1958)
- Guggenheim International Award, Honourable Mention (1960)
- Honorary Doctorate, York University (1966)
- Centennial Medal (1967)
- Officer, Order of Canada (1968)
- Royal Canadian Academy of Arts
- Canadian Group of Painters
- Canadian Society of Graphic Art
- Ontario Society of Artists
- Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers and Engravers


- National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
- Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, QC
- Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
- Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
- Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City, QC
- McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON
- Cleveland Museum of Art Cleaveland, OH, USA
- Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Tate Gallery, London, England
- Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA
- Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA
- Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, USA
- Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil
- Brooklin Museum of Art, Brooklin, NY, USA
- Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
- Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI, USA
- Musée d'art de Joliette, Joliette, QC
- The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MN
- Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
- Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
- The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON
- Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB
- MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK
- Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, ON
- Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
- Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
- Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC
- Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON
- Museum London, London, ON
- Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, NB
- Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, ON
- Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB
- Maltwood Museum & Art Gallery, Victoria, BC
- Simon Fraser Gallery, Burnaby, BC
- Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON
- Leonard & Bina Ellen Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
- Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, ON

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