Jean Claude Roy
Jean Claude Roy was born in France in Rochefort-sur-Mer on the Atlantic coast in 1948. By age seven, he wants to be an artist. In 1971 he emigrated to Newfoundland. From 1973, his paintings are sold in several local galleries and in 1974 he held his first solo exhibition. There followed two more solo exhibitions at the Art Gallery of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as presentations of his paintings in galleries of other Canadian provinces.