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NEW ARTICLE by David Parker, Senior Business writer for the Calgary Herald Newspaper. Published November 24, 2015. Please go to PRESS section

NEW BOOK NOW AVAILABLE (October 2015): The Art of Paul Van Ginkel. Volume One: A Retrospective. A 10″ X 10″, 88 page hard cover book containing 117 paintings, 24 photographs and autobiography. From a drawing I did when I was 9 years old to a painting I completed less than two months ago. Selecting from over 1800 pieces, I feel this is an accurate retrospective of my career to date. Available at The Van Ginkel Art Gallery. $60 (plus $10 to ship in Calgary, $15 to ship in Canada and $20 to ship in the USA). All forms of payment are accepted including PayPal (below). Contact Paul at or 403-294-1014. To preview a few pages from the book, click on this LINK. (For an enlarged view, right click your mouse then select “zoom in”)

APPROVED Van Ginkel Final DJ-2-low res

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CHARITY CALENDAR – Our 2018 HOPEthiopia Charity Calendar is now available (closed size is 11.50″ X 17.25″ horizontal, open size is 23″ X 17.25″ vertical). This is the seventh year that Painted Pony Energy has sponsored a calendar featuring Paul Van Ginkel paintings. For a $25 (minimum) donation you can receive a calendar. 100% of the donations go to Calgary based charity HOPEthiopia, and Painted Pony will match ALL donations (our 6 previous calendars combined have raised over $750,000). To purchase a calendar(s) you can contact Paul and pick one up from The Van Ginkel Art Gallery, 1312A 9th Ave, SE, Calgary, 403-294-1014, (open Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 4 p.m. and by appointment) OR contact Painted Pony Energy and pick one up from their office,  Suite 1800 – 736 6th Ave. SW, Calgary, 403-475–0440, (open Monday to Friday from 9 to 5 p.m.) OR contact the Westbrook Dental Centre and pick one up from their office, Suite 1200 – 37th Street SW, Calgary, 403-249–5536, (open Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.). 

2018 HOPE Calendar

SPACE AVAILABLE – The Gallery is available for charity, corporate and private events. Please contact Paul for details.


The gallery is open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 4 and by appointment (please contact Paul at or 403-830-0061). I work the gallery on Saturdays while my assistant works on Sundays (NOTE: Closed August 4th & 5th)