The Kirkland and Sault Years (1956-1974)
∝ in Memoriam. L. Cohen ⨦ that's how the light gets in ≅≅ Digital Print, The Originals, Naccarato, Montreal, 2016

The Kirkland and Sault Years (1956-1974), looks at those events which during this time had a major influence on Mr. Naccarato’s life and art practice.

Mr. Naccarato was born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario in 1956, of Italian descent as Giovanni Francesco Naccarato. His parents later anglicized his name to John believing he’d have a better chance of fitting within an English dominated culture and society. As with many Italians, his father had been placed in an internment camp during WW2

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on Canvas, on Paper
orange trees, From Barcelona to Madrid Series, Oil on Canvas, 18″ x 24″, Montreal, Naccarato, 2002

Selected Works on Canvas and Paper: Between 1993 and 2017, the artist has created over 1000 sketches on paper and canvas using various mediums – lead, ink, charcoal, pastels. Also during this period over 300 oil and acrylic based paintings were created.

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referencing the Canadian Identity

What does it mean to be Canadian? There does not seem to exist one absolute criteria that could easily define this nationalistic sentiment. One may inquire into the social, political and historical context of a country; the defining attributes of its people; the significant contributions of its leaders

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Project X – White Rain
White Rain, Project X Installation Series, Naccarato, Montreal, QC, 2007

White Rain (2006) is the second piece created for the Project X Installation Series, which I developed during my Bachelor of Arts Degree at Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada (2005-2008).

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Project X – Looking Glass
(01) Looking Glass, Project X Installation Series, Naccarato, Montreal, QC, 2008

Looking Glass (2006) is the final piece in the the Project X Installation Series, which was developed during my Bachelor of Arts Degree at Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada (2005-2008).

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