Lauren Stewart Harris, CECE (October 23, 1885-January 29, 1970) was a canadian artist.
He was born in Brantford, Ontario, and is best known as a member of the seven Who first introduced the canadian style of painting in the early twentieth century.
During the 1920s, Harris ' work became more abstract and simplified, especially his harsh landscapes of the canadian North and the Arctic . He also stopped signing and Dating his work so that people could judge his work on their own merit, rather than the artist.or when they were drawn. In 1969, he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada .