Gillean Proctor 2012

Scotland born Gillean Proctor established himself as a successful photographer in London early on in his career, after studying photography at art school and apprenticing with the professor of photography at the prestigious Royal College of Art in London.

He moved to Toronto in 1976 and established Oasis, an internationally recognized art, design and photography partnership which quickly became one of the leading visual design studios in North America. Gillean went on to win multiple photography awards throughout Canada and the US, most recently at the International Photography Awards.

He is best known for his conceptual work and bold, graphic, stylish images. His sensitive and intuitive sense of lighting, composition and balance caries through all his work be it his arresting still life or striking portraits.