Current Artist: Rod Trider


Current Artist:
9 August – 20 September, 2016


Rod Trider – Photographic Based Artist / Printer / Presenter
613-256-4452 cell 416-707-2175

A photographic based multi-media artist and Master digital printer, Rod’s passion is to create unique photographic and multi-media art works. Experimenting with new techniques of processing, printing and presentation so that each work stands out, including working with metal, glass and transfers to wood  as well as using epoxy resin.

Rod exhibits frequently in art galleries, art shows and public spaces. His works are in collections in over 17 countries. As well as running Advanced Images, a boutique photographic printing company that specializes in working with photographers. He has also curated or co-curated over 20 art exhibits and is a national & international photographic competition judge (GTCCC & CAPA), having judged over 140 times. He also teaches and presents at photo clubs, regional and international conferences. He is one of two international trainers of judges for CAPA along with being the Vice President & Ontario Zone Director of CAPA. When time permits he enjoys photographing in far off places around the world that are rapidly changing.

 Rod strives to create works that will inspire others to explore the world around us, to look at things a little differently.

“If someone stops to ponder one of my works for just a moment, I have succeeded”




Selection of Shows & Exhibits in the last 10 years

Toronto Art Expo – 2 times

F8 – Dignam Art Gallery, Toronto – 8 times

Riverdale Art Walk, Toronto – 8 times

F8 – Wychwood Barns, Toronto

Artisans at the Distillery, Toronto – 4 times

Queen West Art Crawl, Toronto – 6 times

5i Artists – Mississippi Valley Textile Museum, Almonte

Toronto Outdoor Art Expo – 2 times


CAPA & GTCCC Accredited Photography Judge

Vice President & Ontario Director, CAPA

Portrait & Wedding Photographers International

The Artist Network

5i – Photographic Collective

F8 Collective

The Corridor Gallery is a small, public gallery that has been in operation at the Library since 1997 with the enthusiastic support of the CEO/Chief Librarian, staff and patrons. Colourful and engaging displays are changed on a monthly basis featuring the work of emerging and established artists from the Ottawa Valley and beyond. Curators of the Gallery are Barbara Cotterill and Ann Jezewski.

We welcome expressions of interest from artists who are invited to contact the curators by email. Click here for details of how to apply.

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