Claude A. Simard (1943-2014)

Claude A. Simard (1943-2014)

It is with sadness that we learn of the passing of Claude A Simard, RCA. Over more than three decades my family has enjoyed the pleasure of knowing ‘’Claude A’’, Claude’s wife, muse & manager Huguette, watching their lovely daughters Roseline and Melanie-Rose grow from childhood to motherhood as well as working professionals, and hearing […]

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Our aluminium window display panels were installed yesterday and this is the result.  An unintended but striking consequence, as I found out while leaving last night, is that the panels reflect the surrounding environment, blending in and allowing the paintings to “pop” out.


On Thursday, May 2nd, Galerie Walter Klinkhoff will be opening an exhibition and sale of works by Claude A. Simard. This exhibition and sale will be posted on at approximately 12pm, with works on view at the gallery. We invite you to purchase one of these outstanding compositions by the master. Please note that […]

Important Message from Claude A. Simard

Dear clients and friends of Galerie Walter Klinkhoff and artist Claude A. Simard: Recent news articles have reported that one of the promoters of an art-donation scheme in the municipality of Larouche in the Saguenay region was convicted of tax evasion before the Court of Quebec in Montréal. We would like to remind and/or inform […]

Claude A. Simard & Klinkhoff Offer Movember Painting to Raise Money

// Tweet SOLD Total raised: $11,552 Please click here to make a contribution. Artist Claude A. Simard and Galerie Walter Klinkhoff contributed all proceeds from  the sale of this painting to Movember Canada, which directs them to programs run directly by Movember and its men’s health partner, Prostate Cancer Canada. For more information about Movember […]

Claude A. Simard – Exhibition & Sale *

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Canadian Art Market Review Summer 2011

Canadian Art Market Review Summer 2011

“Window on Georgian Bay, McGregor Bay”, 1933, one of Arthur Lismer’s true masterpieces Summer saw heightened interest in post-war figurative, emphasis on historical validation Not that many years ago for us and likely for many of our colleagues as well, summer was traditionally a season spent planning and then waiting for clients to return in […]

Laurie Campbell supporters pack Klinkhoff Gallery for vernissage

In a showing of enthusiasm that recalled the time when gallery vernissages brought hours-long line-ups and even the occasional shoving match, buyers, friends and supporters crammed into Galerie Walter Klinkhoff on Monday night to attend Laurie Campbell’s inaugural exhibition and sale. The evening felt more like a celebration than an exhibition opening at an art […]

New paintings by Claude A. Simard, R.C.A.

Galerie Walter Klinkhoff invites you to view new selection of works by Claude Simard. Home

Klinkhoff’s Claude Simard exhibition sold out

Overwhelming enthusiasm for an outstanding selection of new paintings by Quebec City-based artist Claude A. Simard, R.C.A. resulted in a remarkable sell-out show. Simard’s paintings were essentially of five different themes: The garden, migrations, interior scenes, travel, and the winter. In an uncertain economic climate, the quality of available paintings, combined with the response of […]