Intuitive, Abstracts of 
Light & Shadows
Abstracts of Light & Shadows 
by Doug Brinkman and a Community of Participants.
2013, 9 Afghan boys gathering firewood
2014, 1924-2014 Lawren Harris & A.Y. Jackson
2015 LISTEN, We First Nations, Métis and Inuit, TRC
2016 Fire and Rain art project - Alberta Wildfires & Floods
2017 Not A Bystander art project - Anger, Violence, and Bullying
2018 Status versus Motion art project - Alberta Politics and News Media
2019 More Circles than Squares art project - Environment, Social, Political Extremes
2020 Freedom to Express and LISTEN - The Speakers Banned Speech and Wear
2021 Misty HeART project - Humanity and Legacy
Abstracts of Light & Shadows - Art is Freedom
(Red) Community Participated Art Projects
2020, Hineni, here I am
2019, Extinction Rebellion by the Reflection Pool
"Freedom is important, especially today"-B.K., "True North Strong and FREE, a line straight from our anthem"- E.K., "Escape is freedom from judgmental civilians who should mind their own business - and help those /encourage them who try to get a happy lifestyle..." -A.C.R.L.W.-B, "Freedom is Honesty, Being Honest is Love"-C, "Free The Art"-W.C., "Freedom is our right. In any form express it with art. If art was a crime Leonardo would have been doing the time"-E.B., "Sovereignty is Freedom"- Dene Warrior, "Edmonton Ward 7 candidate"-S.P., "Lets make Edmonton the City of Art and Imagination"-D, Art is Expression, Freedom is Art"-V, "Keep Fighting to Speak your Piece"-N.R., "Freedom is my right as a human being..." - C.A., "Freedom, Art and Honesty"-M.M., "If freedom is the child, then understanding is the mother and determination is the father"- R.K.A., "Art is a way to express ourselves as an artist, and its not something that others can simply take it away from us"- Kevan Lyons “Poet of Churchill Square”. "Art is Freedom"- Love A.L., "自由" S.L., "Fight the power, art is freedom" - K.C., "Art is freedom"- A.A., "Freedom, art and honesty"- M.M., "Freedom is a Right" - M.O.S., "Freedom for All Canadians"- G.W. Edmonton Ward 10 candidate, "The choice is ours", "To be who we want to be"-J.U., "Freedom seems almost unachievable", "Live your life how you want to, with love in your heart" -J, "We stand together" - V, "Art is Freedom" - Doug Brinkman back page
2020, Worship Jesus Christ, Hare Krishna & Edmonton Oilers
2015, The Judge and Poet, We First Nations, Métis and Inuit
2020, River of life, good times, bad times always changing
"When we love ourselves it is in convent upon us to love everyone around us and to do good. I pray for Canada, I pray for peace, I pray for unity and I pray for leaders with compassion with the drive to bring unity today and forever." 2019, Woman prays for our leaders to be blessed and paints flowers to The Alberta Legislature has no dome, Unity.
2019-2021 The Legislature has no dome, Unity
Art is made for people to react. Having a position means what you are doing is needed and it is creating change. In the long term, a lot of people are going to appreciate it.-Venezuelan woman, 2017, Alberta Legislature art show and Tell.
2020, Wear RED as we go marching, Rome is burning
2016, Fort McMurray, the Beast
2020, Abstracts of Freedom, The Falcon and the Dome
2017, She Smiles after all that...
2020, Wear Red when we go marching, Rome is burning. "When I first looked at it, it reminded me of Notre Dame Cathedral burning. It also reminds me also of some of Van Gogh’s paintings. If we are burning now, like Notre Dame, we will rise better and stronger." - Marg McCuaig-Boyd, 2020, former NDP Alberta Energy Minister.
2019, Last of the Alberta Caribou
2016, Fire & Rain, The Crumpling Umbrella
2017, 2019, Trouble maker, the coming storm
Blue tree, on guard for thee, Art Show & Tell
Abstracts of Light & Shadows, Painter's Blog
2021, The Flower Harvest, Scream
Art is Freedom
2019, Do bears shit in the woods?
2000, 2013, 2015, 9 Afghan boys gathering firewood
2020, Circle, Square. Backside: Red Light (Suicide) Reset the box