Henri de Groot produces highly refined ''portraits of the west'' in graphit and oil to reveal beautifully detailed images of people and horses. de Groot's works are exclusively figurative and his unique ability to capture the character and likeness of his subjects, plus the incredible crisp style has won him numerous accolades over three decades.
Best portraits of show National open portrait exhibition, C.I.P.A.
Best of show artist Calgary stampede art show
Collectors choice Calgary stampede art show
Artist choice x 3 years Calgary stampede art show
Best of show x 3 years Western spirit art show Cheyenne Wyoming
Inducted into the Calgary Stampede Art Show ''Hall of fame'' in 2011