Claudia Urbach | On Foot


Artist Statement

A colourful collection of city life scenes, these urban and suburban

paintings depict the eclectic feel of metropolitan life and the hustle

and bustle of human interaction on a personal level.

Claudia Urbach is an Ottawa artist; her work encompasses series of

figures and cityscapes in oil.  Claudia has a BFA (honours) with a

major in painting from the University of Windsor and a B.Ed. from

the University of New Brunswick in Art Education.  A passion for

painting is evident in her use of intense colours and vivid imagery.

Her city scenes depict personal experiences that bring an eclectic,

vibrant feel to the canvas.

In 2012 Claudia was interviewed by Sterling Lynch at Rogers

Television for a segment on the ‘Artisans’ show; in addition, she

won two awards through the Ottawa Art Association for her

paintings, “Darrelle London, Algonquin College Theatre,”(2nd

Place) and “Autographs, Pierre Bouvier—Simple Plan—Juno Fan

Fare 2012”, (Honourable Mention).

Samples of Claudia’s work can be found in collections throughout

Ontario, Québec, and New Brunswick.  To view her current

paintings, please see: Facebook and Twitter as well as and