Solo Exhibitions

Ben Navaee Gallery, Face & Figure, Jan 11-Feb 14, 2018 Ben Navaee Gallery, March 10th-16th 2017 Yorkville Public Library December 2015 Glad Day Bookshop, Portraits and Paintings, Toronto, Mar. 2014 Exhibition at The Hub, Coffee House, Toronto, Dec. 2011- Jan. 2012 Starbucks Art Display, June 2010 Runnymede Public Library, Toronto April 2009 Parliament St. Public Library, Toronto, May, 2008 Parliament St. Public Library, Toronto, April 2006 Starbucks Art Display, Toronto, February 2005 Annex Art Centre, Toronto 2003 Annex Art Centre, Toronto 2001 Wagner Rosenbaum Gallery, 2000 Annex Art Centre, Toronto 1997 Temple for Hair, Toronto, June, 1994 291 Gallery, Toronto, June, 1991 Fulford Gallery, Ottawa, April, 1991 Squeeze Club, Toronto, February, 1991 Latcham Gallery, Stouffville, June, 1990 Negrill Restaurant, Toronto, November, 1989

 

Group Exhibitions

John B. Aird Gallery’s Drawing, January 31-February 22, 2019 Faema Cafe, Sept to Dec. 2018 Night Party show, Toronto  June 2017 Nuit Rose 2017, Daniels Spectrum Building. June 2017 Diverse City Show, Windsor, Ont. May 2017 Ben Navaee Gallery, November 11, 2016 Pero Restaurant 812 Bloor St. W March-July 2016   Nuit Rose, June 2016 All About Queer Film May 2016 Ben Navaee Gallery June 2015 Artscape Young Place, NUIT ROSE, Toronto, June 2014 Glad Day Bookshop, ALL ABOUT QUEER FILM, Toronto, May 2014 Glad Day Bookshop, POWERHAUS, Sept 2012 Bezpala Brown Gallery, Raw Me, Toronto June 2011 Bezpala Brown Gallery, Last In, Toronto, Oct. 2010 John B. Aird, Juried Drawing Show, Toronto, Feb. 2010 Redeye Studio Gallery, Toronto, March 2009 Gallery Stratford, Stratford, March 2008 John B. Aird Juried Drawing Show Feb 2008 AGO Student Works, Fall 2005 Gallery Arcturus, Toronto, March 2005 Burston Gallery, Toronto, Dec. 2004 Gallery Arcturus, Toronto, Jul. 2004 Prince Arthur Fine Arts, Aug. 2003 Lightside Gallery, Santa Fe, Nov. 1994 Alexander Gallery, Toronto, Aug. 1994 Partisan Gallery, Toronto, Dec. 1993 Brampton Public Art Gallery, Oct. 1990 Columbus Centre, Toronto, 1988 Open Studio Gallery, Toronto, 1987 International Print Show, Taipei, 1987 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, 1986 Sarah Lawrence College, N.Y., 1982

 

Private Collections

Dawn Miles, “Baby Loon” May 2020 Pamela Sanders “Buddhas” March 2020  Parris Sander, Legal administrator, “Buddhas” March 2020  Julianne Hodgins, Teacher Heather Hay, President, Fierte Canada, LGBTQ Activist Sonja Scharf, Photographer, Akasha Art Projects Kelly Kyle, Photographer, Akasha Art Projects Jenny Knox, Massage Therapist Jenny Knox, Massage Therapist Susan Aharan, Building Manager Andrew Jackson, Actor Bill Wanstrom, PR Manager Merlin Homer, Visual Artist Joy Gooding, Major Gifts Officer, TIFF Michael Kimmel, Southern California author and Psychotherapist Murray Pomerance, Toronto Writer Tammy Sage, Botanist and Biology Prof. U of T Simon Reynolds, Film Maker Andrew Burashko, Concert Pianist Laurie Brown, Arts Reporter and Writer Bill Graham, Liberal MP Richard Monette, Artistic Director of Stratford Judith Thompson, Canadian Playwright Avril Benoit, CBC Arts Reporter Ellen Manney, Arts Educator Laura McLauchlan, Toronto Writer Brenda Bazinet, Actor Martha Baillie. Toronto Writer Jamie Cunningham, New York Dance Choreographer and Actor Rodney Archer, English Poet Paula Cohen, Arts Educator Jim George, Diplomat Graham Jackson, Toronto Writer / Jungian Analyst Quoc Bao Dang, chef Jeff Johnston, Environmental Designer Fariz Kovalchuk, Gallery Director and Visual Artist Lisah, owner of The Hub Donald Ainslie Antonio Calcagno, Philosophy Professor, University of Western Fadi Abou-Rihan, Freudian Analyst Leslie Robinson, Student Cris Costa-Haigler Mel Costa-Haigler Marc Bilz, Paramedic Tamara Cosby, Language instructor Georgia Wilder, Poet and Entrepreneur

 

Awards and Special Showings

Banners displayed at Power Camp for Girls 2006 to 2009 Art showcased at Grassroots, February 2007 Art showcased in TV Series: Metropia, October 2004 Best Printmaking Award, Toronto Indoor Art Show, June 1993 Mural for Negrill Restaurant, 1989 Outstanding Achievement in Art; Woodstock International School, Mussoorie, India, 1978

 

Education

Toronto School of Art: Printmaking and Illustration, 1985 Teaching Certificate: Diploma in Child Study, University of Toronto, 1984 Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts, Sarah Lawrence College, N.Y. 1982

 

Theatre Work

Performed in From the Horse’s Mouth, Buddies in Bad Times, World Pride, June 2014

Designed animal figures for skrims Theatre production of The Glass Menagerie 2007 Directed by Jamie Cunningham

Designed Poster for Fringe Theatre Production 2006 Directed by Brenda Bazinet

Children’s Production of Twelfth Night 2006 Directed by Judith Thompson Set design and set painter

Children’s Production of King Lear 2005 Directed by Judith Thompson Set designer and set painter

Power Play directed by Richard Monette 1992; Set Painter

Cover Art

Art Gallery of Ontario Publication of a celebration of The Gallery School 1930-1980 Benefits and Donations Art donations for the following: Two works to OCAD “ Whodunit” Fundraiser Nov. 2007 8th Annual Pen Canada Benefit Silent Auction #4, hand-painted two children’s chairs from The Institute of Child Study on Walmer Rd. Cap Aids Benefit: donated two paintings Nov. 2003 Palmerston School Council Fundraising (provided 2 paintings)

Graphic Highlights

Numerous brochures and invitations including Brochure for The K.M. Hunter Foundation artist awards program Invitation brochure for production of Othello at Hart House theatre Annual Invitation for K.M. Hunter Artist Awards Event Illustration for story by David Lewis Stein published in The Star Numerous other invitations for private party and art show events


Residencies

Artist in Residence at Palmerston Public School, Toronto, Sept 2002 to June 2004


Related Experience

Vice President and Arts administrator for K.M. Hunter Charitable Foundation