A Brush of Hope -
Celebrity Paintings for Kidney Research
in support of The
Kidney Foundation of Canada
"Self Portrait #1" 10x8x1 wooden frame Acrylic
This is a rare opportunity for you to
own an ORIGINAL, one-of-a-kind artwork by AlexLifeson . All proceeds
from the sale of this painting will go to The Kidney Foundation of Canada so
that the Foundation can continue to fund much needed kidney research and
improve the lives of people living with kidney disease.
Alex Lifeson, born Aleksandar
Zivojinovic in Fernie, BC on 27 August 1953 is the guitarist in Canada’s legendary band Rush. He grew up in Willowdale, ON,
is married to Charlene and has two sons, Justin & Adrian. He plays electric and acoustic guitars as
well as other stringed instruments such as mandola, mandolin, and
bouzouki. He also performs backing
vocals in live performances, and occasionally plays keyboards and bass pedal
synthesizers. During live performances,
Lifeson, like the other members of Rush, performs real-time triggering of
sampled instruments, concurrently with his guitar playing. Alex is a musician, songwriter, producer,
licensed aircraft pilot, motorcycle ride & gourmet cook and also an Owner
of a Restaurant The Orbit Room.
The Juno award winning band
was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1994 & Alex, along with the
other two ban members, was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1996 and inducted into
the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.
The band released their latest
studio album, Clockwork Angels in June 2012 with a supporting tour that ran
from September 2012 to August 13.
The Kidney Foundation of Canada is the
national volunteer organization committed to reducing the burden of kidney
- funding and stimulating innovative research;
- providing education and support;
- promoting access to quality healthcare; and
- increasing public awareness and commitment to advancing kidney
health and organ donation
Please note our shipping and handling
charges. We will try our best to ship to you within 3-5 business days of
receiving your payment. However, we are a charity operating with a small
staff and volunteers, so it may take up to a week to ship your painting.
Paypal is the preferred payment method, although we will accept credit card
over the phone for Canadian purchasers. If you are local to Fredericton,
New Brunswick and would prefer to pick your painting up in person at our
office, please message us and we will not charge for shipping. Local
pick-ups can pay by cash.
Our preferred shipping method is through UPS at the
excellent rates indicated ($20 anywhere in Canada, $30 anywhere in the USA, $75
International). However, if you would prefer a different method of
shipping, please message us. We want to make your experience as easy as
possible and we are pleased to ship using the method you prefer.
If you do not agree with the above-noted payment
and shipping procedures, please do not bid.
If you have any questions or concerns,
please feel free to contact us. We want to work with you prior to your
purchase to ensure your complete satisfaction. Thanks.
Thank you for your bids! The
Kidney Foundation of Canada-Atlantic Branch appreciates your support!