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Don Taylor, Chairman Collection: The Engineered Air Oil - 30” x 24"
Dr. J. Collett, Founder of Rundle College Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Dr. Rod Conklin, Founder of Rundle College Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Dave Hauk Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Frank Hansma Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Lynn Morairity Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Ken Kroeker Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Welcome to the art of Marija Petricevic - Bosnjak AFCA
Chuck Holder Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Mary Baird Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Mike Dimitrijevic Collection: The Engineered Air Oil - 30” x 24"
Ron Carrick Collection: The Rundle College Oil - 30” x 24"
Girls
Sonata Collection: Mount Royal University Pastel - 18” x 24"
Christine Silverburg (Retired Chief of Police) Collection: The Police Museum Charcoal - 20” x 16"
“Bella” - Mary Belle (Sherwood) Taylor Collection: The Taylor Centre for Performing Arts, MRU Oil - 41” x 36"
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Most Rev. Paul J. O'Byrne Collection: St. May’s Cathedral Charcoal - 24” x 20"
Public Collections
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Music and Dance Pastel - 24” x 18"
GALLERIES
Groups
Olga Charcoal - 18” x 14"
Women's Gallery
Irene Oil - 16” x 12"
Leslie Oil - 18” x 14"
Joanne Pastel - 18” x 14"
Elena Pastel - 24” x 20"
Riding Home Pastel - 24” x 18"
Jean Pastel - 20” x 16"
Timeless Patience Pastel - 24” x 20" Nicholas de Grandmaison Award for the Excellance in Pastel
Sonja Oil - 15” x 11"
Grandma Milenka Pastel - 18” x 14"
Mary Holder Oil - 20” x 16"
Eva Pastel - 16” x 12"
Nola Oil - 24” x 20"
Dorothy E. Crompton Pastel - 18” x 14"
Yustina Pastel - 18” x 14"
Self Portrait - Oil - 24” x 20” Welcome to the art of Marija Petricevic - Bosnjak  AFCA, CIPA Commissioned Paintings Welcomed
Head of a Girl After J. Vermeer Oil - 14” x 11"
Labour of Love Pastel - 30” x 24"
Joy of Dancing Pastel - 30” x 24"
Dancers Pastel - 24" x 20"  Jurors' Choice - Best of Show - Calgary Stampede - 2005 Western Art Auction
Deerfoot Charcoal - 26” x 18"
Ross Alger Oil - 24” x 20 Former Mayor of Calgary"
Pat Williams Oil - 20” x 16"
Alastair Ross Oil - 20” x 16"
Ivan Bosnjak Oil - 30” x 24"
Men's Gallery
Dr. N. Strilchuk Oil - 20" x 16"
Chief Crowfoot Oil - 24” x 20
Mr. Croasdale Oil - 30” x 24"
George Copithorne Pastel - 24” x 20"
Chief Red Crow Oil - 24” x 18"
Chief-Abis-Tos-Quos Oil - 30" x 24"
Jonathan Pastel - 24” x 20"
ClaudeOil - 20” x 16"
Chief-Abis-Tos-Quos Oil - 14" x 10" Calgary Stampede 2006 - Western Art Auction Collectors Choice Award - Flat Art
Laurene Elizabeth Pastel - 12” x 9 SFCA Choice Award
Jessica Pastel - 14” x 18"
Isabelle Pastel - 18” x 14"
My Blanket (Honourable mention FCA juried show Published in Pastel Artist International Magazine) Pastel - 19" x 13"
Matea Pastel - 18” x 14"
Nicole Pastel - 18" x 14"
VeronikaPastel - 16” x 12"
Music Lessons Pastel - 30” x 24"
Deanna Oil - 20" x 16"
Pink Balloon Pastel - 14” x 12"
Red Dress Pastel - 20” x 16"
Natasha Pastel - 18” x 14
Little J Pastel - 20” x 16"
Summer Pastel - 20” x 18"
Easter Time Pastel - 24” x 20"
Girl's Gallery
Nadia Pastel - 14" x 11" Third Prize, FCA Jurors Choice Award
Flowers For Mom Charcoal - 14” x 18"
Glen Pastel - 22" x 18"
Boy’s Gallery
Mathew Pastel - 18” x 14"
Nicholas Pastel - 20" x 16"
Adrian WC - 20” x 16
Keigan Pastel - 18” x 14"
Gabriel Pastel - 20” x 16"
Visit to war-torn Croatia in 1993. Watercolor, 18" x 14" Collection of the Croatian Embassy, Ottawa
Fritz Acrylic - 10” x 12"
In The Shade Acrylic - 24” x 18"
Kananaskis Pastel - 18” x 24"
Moraine Lake Oil - 16" x 12" Collection of His Excellency Abdul Aziz Ghani, Yemen
Suzana and Julian Pastel - 14" x 18"
The Unveiling of "Bella" At the Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, MRU Oil - 41" x 36"
Sandra and B Oil - 30” x 24"
Flower in Desert Pastel - 16” x 20" - Collection of Ropes and Gray Law Firm . Boston. USA
Poppies WC - 18” x 22"
Griffin Valley Ranch Pastel - 18" x 24"
Mixed Gallery
Sun & Sand Pastel - 22" x 18"
Jordon River - Place of Baptism Oil - 12" x 16"
Glorious Afternoon Pastel - 14” x 12"
Barbeque in Croatia Pastel - 18" x 22"
Let There Be Peace Oil - 18” x 24
Sanja Pastel - 15” x 20"
The Unveiling of Dave Hauk's portrait
Tanya and Leo Oil - 19” x 18"
The Red Vest Quartet Oil - 20" x 24"
Joy II Pastel - 24" x 19" (Prints available)
Enright Family Oil - 24" x 24"
Groups Gallery
Father and Son Oil - 20" x 24"
Mary & Jim Oil - 30” x 24"
Andrea & Mike Oil - 30" x 24"
BIOGRAPHY Artists Statement I enjoy painting people and animals because each personality is a little different and each painting is a new challenge. Marija was born in Croatia and immigrated to Canada in 1968. She is a professional artist in all painting media and subject matter though she specializes in portraiture. Marija was a signature and founding member of the Canadian Institute of Portrait Artists (CIPA) and is a signature status “Associate” member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, (AFCA). Highlights Marija is a signature status "Associate" member of the Federation of Canadian Artists. Marija’s work has won many awards including the "Nicholas de Grandmaison" Award for Excellence in Pastel; Jurors Choice Best of Show Flat Art, and the Collector’s Choice Flat Art at the Western Art Auction at the Calgary Stampede; First and Third Place at the Art Instruction School of Minneapolis, numerous Federation of Canadian Artists awards, and an award with the Pastel Society of Canada. Marija was also a finalist for Canada’s Immigrants of Distinction Award in 2000 for her contribution to Art and Culture. Her work has been featured in Pastel Artist International magazine, International Artist magazine, The gallerieswest Magazine, The Calgary Magazine, The Illustrator Magazine, "The Alberta Flood Rose Project" book; "The Best Of Worldwide Charcoal, Pastel & Pencil Artists Vol. II Book", “The Best of Canadian Pastels” book, Illustrations for the book of poems, "The Other Side of Bridge", ("Druga strana mosta"), in several newspapers, and the Calgary Stampede Western Art Auction catalogues. Collections Marija’s paintings are found in private and public collections throughout Canada and internationally including: -Rundle College, Calgary -Mount Royal University, Calgary -The Engineered Air, -The Calgary Police Museum; The Museum of the Regiments, Calgary; The Croatian Cultural Centre, Calgary, -His Excellency Abdul Aziz Abdul Ghani, Yemen; -Ropes and Gray Law firm, Boston USA; The Croatian Embassy, Ottawa.
Biography
ART TRAINING Art History , Drawing and Painting courses at the the Alberta College of Art and Design; the Faculty of Art at the University of Calgary; oils with John Compton; watercolors and mixed media with Joan Fedoroshyn; Advertising and Illustrating - Art Instruction School, Minneapolis, USA; and classes and workshops with renowned artists. Exhibits and Awards 2014 “Music & Dance” Mad About Art, FCA juried Exhibition, Calgary; 2013 "Chief Red Crow" Calgary Stampede, Western Art Auction 2011 Solo exhibition, San Pedro, CA. USA. "Chief Red Crow" & "Repose" 30th Year Journey in Art, FCA exhibition. 2010 "Timeless Patience" Nicholas de Grandmaison Award for Excellence in Pastel, CIPA National juried exhibition, Mount Royal University, Calgary. "Timeless Patience" Honorable Mention Award, FCA juried exhibition - Journey in Art, Resolution Gallery, Calgary. 2009 Journey in Art, The Station Cultural Center, Okotoks Absolutely Art, FCA juried Exhibition, Calgary 2008 Barbecue in Croatia, the Leighton Centre; 2008 Journey In Art, Solo exhibition, Eastlake, Ohio, USA. 2007 Lauren” SFCA Choice Award at the FCA (Absolutely Art) Exhibition, Calgary 2006 “Chief Abis-Tos-Quos” Collectors’ Choice Award, Western Art Auction, Calgary 2005 “Dancers” Jurors’ Choice for Best of Show, Western Art Auction, Calgary 2004, 03, 02, 2001 The Shadowbox Gallery, Calgary; FCA Juried exhibitions Vancouver and Calgary; CIPA Queen Elizabeth Show, Vancouver; Colours from the Light, Platinum Gallery, Cosmopolitan Art Show, and the Stampede Artists Window, all in Calgary. 1998 Second Prize, "Griffin Valley Ranch IV.", FCA Jurors Choice, Leighton Centre. 1998 Honorable Mention, "My Blanket" FCA "Faces and Figures" juried exhibition ,Vancouver. 1997 Second Prize, "Griffin Valley Ranch III." FCA Jurors Choice, Calgary. 1996 Second Prize, "Pussycat where have you been?" FCA Jurors Choice, Calgary 1974 Third Prize, "Sanja" Art Instruction School, Minneapolis, USA 1973 First Prize, "Suzana" Art Instruction School, Minneapolis, USA Selected Publications: 2013:  The Alberta Flood Rose project:  "Wild Rose";   2013 The Calgary Stampede Western Art Auction Catalogue:  "Chief Red Crow" 2012:  Deerfoot 2009:  Chief Abis-Tos-Quos 2008:  Chief Crowfoot 2007:  Pride & Joy 2006:  Chief Abis-Tos-Quos,  Joy of Dancing 2005:  Dancers 2006 "Joy" and "Mrs. Frankic" were featured in Passages 2006 calendar. Spring 2005 "Gabriel" - gallerieswest Magazine. Nov/Dec. 2000 "Patient Realization, My Blanket, Jessica, Easter Time, Griffin Valley Ranch, Joy of Dancing, Nadia and Pride and Joy" were featured in the Pastel Artist International magazine. Apr/May 2000 "Joy" - International Artist magazine. May 2000 "Patent Realization" - Vancouver Life Magazine. Jan. 2000 The "Flower in Desert" - The Best of Canadian Pastels book. Nov/Dec 1999 "Flower in Desert" - Pastel Artist International. Jan 1979 "A Gallery of Portrait Painters" - The Calgary Magazine. 1974 "Sanja" Student Third Prize Winners, - The Illustrator magazine, Minneapolis, USA. 1973 "Suzana" Student First Prize Winner, - The Illustrator magazine, USA.
Training & Awards
Contact
Contact Marija Petricevic-Bosnjak at Telephone: (403)241-3729  Email: marija1@shaw.ca 
Links
Federation of Canadian Artists - Calgary http://www.fcacalgary.ca      Federation of Canadian Artists - National http://www.artists.ca
Repose Oil - 30” x 22” $2,500.00 - Framed Plus Shipping $15.00 Item # MP003
For Sale
Joy Limited Edition Print - 24” x 19” $50.00 - Unframed Plus Shipping $15.00 Item # MP001