The Canadian PressJuly 16, 2013 23:02
WOLFVILLE, N.S. - Celebrated painter Alex Colville, whose meticulously crafted scenes of everyday life established him as one of Canada’s most well-known modern artists, has died at the age of 92.
His son, Graham,, said his father passed away Tuesday at his home in Wolfville, N.S. from a heart condition after years of coping with a variety of health issues.
’Our father had various illnesses over more than 20 years, including prostate cancer, some heart problems, he had a pacemaker, he had emphysema.”