Vic Cicansky, internationally-known Saskatchewan artist living in Regina,
makes clay and bronze sculptures with humour and passion inspired by his love
Victor Cicansky (Czekanski) was born and raised in Regina. He is a graduate
of the University of Saskatchewan (B.Ed. 1964), the University of Regina (B.A.
1965) and the University of California at Davis (M.F.A. 1970). He also studied
at Haystack Mountain School of Art at Deere Isle, Maine. In 2007, Victor received
an Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from the University of Regina. In July 2009,
Vic's contribution to the arts as a mentor, educator and sculptor was
acknowledged as he was named a member of the Order of Canada. In September
2012, Victor was honoured with the Saskatchewan Lieutenant-Governor's Award for
Lifetime Achievement in the Arts.
He has taught at the University of Regina for over 20 years, the Nova
Scotia College of Art and Design, the University of California at Davis, and
the Banff School of Fine Arts. He is the recipient of many Canada Council
grants and awards including the Victoria and Albert Award for Ceramic
Sculpture, the California Kingsley Annual Award for Sculpture, and the
Saskatchewan Order of Merit. Vic has had many solo and group exhibitions across
Canada, the United States, Japan and Europe. He is represented in many major
public and private collections, including the Saskatchewan Arts Board and the
National Gallery of Canada.
We are proud and honoured to include Vic as one of our artist-patrons, with
the release of Olives, and the
addition of Bonsai Pear Tree to our
For more information on Vic, visit his website.
For information on available prints, please visit our AFK Editions.
by Victor Cicansky
4.5" x 6" x 4.5" stuffed olive
9" x 6" x 4.5" olive with fork
Edition of 30