RS Hryhorczuk

RS Hryhorczuk was born in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1974. He was raised outside of Haney, B.C, before moving to the city of Vancouver in 1993 to work and develop as a painter. In the autumn of 1999, he moved to Toronto Ontario.

 Upon arriving in Toronto, RS Hryhorczuk attended design school while continuing to concentrate on oil painting.

 Currently RS Hryhorczuk is completing a new series of oil paintings to show in Hamburg Germany for August 2004.


RS Hryhorczuk is self-disciplined in oil painting, not having attended formal training. His work has been collected privately in Canada, the United States and Great Britain.




Jan 2000- Sept 2000

International Academy of Design and Technology, Toronto Ontario

Digital Media Design Diploma

Feb 1999- April 1999

Vancouver Film School, Vancouver British Columbia

Introduction to Film, part time studies


EXHIBITIONS (*denotes solo shows)


Gin Gallery  (Now Defunct), West Cordova Vancouver BC,


Open Studio Group Exhibition 337 West Pender Street Vancouver BC

2000-2001 -December 17th-January 31st 2001*

C’est What 67 Front Street Street East/31 Church Street Toronto On

2001  -April 9th

The Smashed Powder Affair, Horshoe Tavern Queen Street West, Toronto On

2003  -November 14th-23rd

Collage 2003 Art Show-Canadian Cancer Society Benefit, 129 Spadina Ave Toronto On

2004  -January 20-February 24

Langolino Wine Bar 50 Clinton Toronto On

2004 -February 26th-March 25th*

Loft Art Gallery ,1450 Dundas Street West Toronto On




Canvas Gallery

950 Dupont Street Toronto On



August 2004

Marziart Internationale Galerie, Eppendorfer Weg 110 20259 Hamburg, Germany

Group Exhibition

August 2004

A.W.O.L Gallery, 76 Ossington Ave, Toronto Ontario

Square Foot 2004 Group Exhibit



Radio Interview

Jennifer Claveau,

89.5 CIUT

Toronto On

January 2002



Saikee & Nadeem Bukhari, London England


Jenny & John Holland, Silver Spring, MD USA

We Are Our Only Ghost –1998

Lino Dinardo & Mellissa, Woodbridge On

Figure 01 -1999

Figure 02 -1999

When She Sleeps -1999

Shara Ross, Toronto On

Chamaeleon 04 –2003

Ruby Zagorskis, Toronto On

Architecture 00 – 1998
Fernando Leppe, Toronto On

God Forgive Us –1999

Steve Poulos, Toronto On

Landscape 2 -2003

Kyla, Toronto On

Figure 03, 1999

Rasa Pojawis, Toronto On

Garden of Roses, 1999

Lisa Olafson, Toronto On

Landscape #11, 2004

Samantha Swenson, Toronto On

Landscape # 21, 2004