National War Memorial

20x16x0.5 inches.
Acrylic on canvas, 2020.

Part of Dr. Strangelove’s Ottawa series of plein air paintings, the National War Memorial captures The Response, a granite memorial arch designed by Vernon March and first dedicated by King George VI in 1939, and Château Laurier, a French Gothic Revival Châteauesque hotel initially built between 1909 and 1912.

Art by Dr. Strangelove