Biography

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