Margaret Lindsay Holton

Margaret Lindsay Holton

Waterdown, ON, Canada

About Margaret Lindsay Holton

Mid career, self taught, painter of 'naive-surreal-folk-abstracts' for over 40 years, make & shoot pinhole cameras & photographs. Designer of Canadian fine furniture for 14 years (1980-1995). Many of these custom works are now in noteworthy private & public collections. Author of 11 books: including 6 books of photography, 2 books of poetry, 2 novels, one 'social realism' about Toronto. CD and DVDs of other material now available via my art blog. All in all, I is devoted to 'serious fun', and a home-grown 'canajun'. Nature is my teacher. Happy as a clam!


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Up-coming 2017 - Spoken Word & Music CD release - see:

2016 - at Art Gallery of Burlington - Canadian Premiere of The FROZEN GOOSE, short story written & directed by Margaret Lindsay Holton. Sunday, September 11th, two screenings.

Launched - CANADADA - the BOOK: Naive-surreal-folk-abstracts' by Margaret Lindsay Holton at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Feb 17th, 2011 - more info on my blog -

Future Shows: Opening July 15th, 2010 @ The Burlington Art Centre, Southern Ontario, Canada - MEMORY'S SHADOW: Pinhole & Photo Collage Photography par moi. Runs until August 19th. I've also produced a book of the same name to compliment the exhibition that includes 50 additional images not seen in the exhibit ... Includes a wonderful 'forward foreword' by famed late-great documentary film-maker - Peter Wintonick, O.C. (13) MLH Productions / Acorn Press Canada -