Jack Bush Paintings

A Catalogue Raisonné

Work has now begun on the compilation of a comprehensive record of paintings produced by the Canadian artist Jack Bush (1909 – 1977). With the support of the Estate of Jack Bush, the catalogue raisonné will document no fewer than 1,600 works of art in full colour.

We are still accepting submissions!

For more information regarding inclusion in the catalogue raisonné, please contact Dr. Sarah Stanners. Download the catalogue raisonné submission form by clicking here.

Jack Bush Project Announcements

All 5 of Jack Bush’s “Man + Woman” series watercolour paintings from 1955 have now been found and documented for the catalogue raisonné!

A major Jack Bush retrospective exhibition is now scheduled to open at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa from 13 November 2014 to 22 February 2015. The exhibition will be co-curated by the Gallery’s director, Marc Mayer, and Dr. Sarah Stanners, author of the forthcoming Jack Bush Catalogue Raisonné.

Contact Us

Sarah Stanners, Ph.D.
Director / Author

Elizabeth Went, M.A.
JBCR Project Coordinator & Lead Research Assistant

Antonia Dapena-Tretter, M.A.
Research Assistant

P.O. Box 40, Station P
Toronto, ON
M5S 2S6


The artist's youngest son, Terry Bush, represents the Estate of Jack Bush. For information regarding the Estate holdings and other matters outside of the interests of the catalogue raisonné and retrospective exhibition, please email Terry Bush at bushheritage@hotmail.com.


The Jack Bush Catalogue Raisonné is a not-for-profit scholarly project, which is currently accepting donations via its institutional affiliate, the University of Toronto, Department of Art. Download a pledge form by clicking here.