Ian McLean is an art teacher at Sarnia’s Northern Collegiate who has a practice of his own. He is currently participating in a show at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery (Lambton Shield/April 17)

Ian McLean, who has been teaching art to students in Sarnia (most of the time at Northern Collegiate), is known for leading groups of students on various field trips to areas of the world where art is a big draw.

Think Europe, New York, and more recently, Los Angeles.

He’s also part of a show—Elusive Utopia—that is running from February 3 to May 7 at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery in downtown Sarnia.

Listen to our conversation with Ian McLean and J.D. Booth, editor of Lambton Shield.

Listen here: https://soundcloud.com/lambtonshield/ian-mclean-art-teacher-at-northern-collegiate

Original Article: https://www.lambtonshield.com/ian-mclean-art-teacher-artist-continues-give-back-community/