Brett Davis, the Canadian artist, was born in Toronto,
Ontario, Canada in 1957. He graduated with honours from Toronto’s Central
Technical School Special Fine Art Program in 1981 where he majored in
Thirty Years of
Custom and Commission-Based Cast Bronze Sculpture
For over 30 years, he has created custom and commission-based
cast bronze sculptures in North America as well as overseas. He works in all
facets of non-ferrous metals, including welding, fabrication, chasing and
fountain design. He has studied and created specialized patina formulas for
many Canadian and international artists, galleries and museums. Brett also
teaches chemical patination and conducts workshops at local art colleges.
Reputation as a Bronze Artist
His recognition as a bronze artist has earned him an
international reputation. A number of his works can be found globally,
including Asia, Europe and North America. Brett Davis holds many honours,
including membership in the Sculptors Society of Canada (SSC) and the Royal
British Society of Sculptors (RBS).
Over the years, Brett has worked extensively with many
prominent landscaping firms in both the public and private sector. He has
created site-specific bronze sculpture garden art and bronze water features
that are focal points of the landscape designs with which they have been
Working with Bronze
Brett uses bronze as his material of choice because of:
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illustrious career, his collections, recent work and more.
- its recognition as a noble metal,
- its longevity,
- its ability to withstand the elements outdoors,
- the structural properties it possesses, and
- the extensive repertoire of patina colors that
complement the form and enhance the descriptive nature of each sculpture.