(1926 - 2008)
John Kasyn was active/lived in Ontario, Manitoba / Canada, Poland. John Kasyn is known for back yard row house view paintings.
Biography John Kasyn
John Kasyn CSPWC (1926 - 2008)
John Kasyn was a very popular Canadian painter.
He was born in Poland and came to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada with his
family in 1938. In 1940, they moved to Toronto, Ontario, where he
lived and worked for the rest of his life. (1)
His mediums were oil and watercolor. He also used a mixture of
oil and Lucite 44. The subjects of his most famous paintings are
backyard views of row houses in Toronto. (2)
Quote: "People don't live at the front of their houses. The back
lanes are more interesting than the front. That's where the
clotheslines are, the lean-tos, the garbage cans and broken fences." -
John Kasyn (3)
His style was
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