John Laford

John Laford presenting John Bartleman with gift

John Laford is one of our featured Artists

John Laford is an Ojibway artist, born in 1955 on a reserve in the West Bay area of Manitoulin Island. Many private collectors own his Paintings; he is represented in museums across North America such as the ROM (Royal Ontario Museum), Toronto and the Museum of Man, Ottawa. John’s paintings deal with the legends of his people, the Great Ojibway. His art portrays spiritual meanings; often something that is part of the real world yet expressing something profound and mysterious.