John B. Aird, Gay Gardens, June 25 to Friday, July 17, 2020
T-shirts available at Esther Myers Yoga Studio, ongoing


John B. Aird Gallery Drawing 2020, February 6-28, 2020
Faema Caffe, March-April, 2020
Artscape Youngplace, Fancy Fruit, February 2020
Gallery Usine106U (Montréal), Sept 2019

John B. Aird Gallery, The Cat Show, Sept 12-Oct 4, 2019
Faema Caffe, July-Aug. 2019
John B. Aird Gallery Drawing 2019, January 31-February 22, 2019
Faema Caffe, Sept to Dec. 2018
Nuit Rose, June 2018
Solo Portrait show at Oakville Public Library, May 1- 31st, 2018
Ben Navaee Face & Figure, January 11-February 14, 2018, Hamilton
Mistletoe Magic, John B Aird Gallery, Dec. 2017
Akasha Holiday Art show Dec. 2017
Window Display on Church st. Sept to Oct. 2017
Nuit Rose, June 2017
Night Party Art show, June 2017
Ben Navaee solo show March 10th-16th 2017
Ben Navaee group show November 11th 2016
Animal Totem Workshop Esther Myers Studio Nov. 2016
Nuit Rose June of 2016
Yorkville Public Library in December 2015
Nuit Rose, June 2014
All About Queer Film at Glad Day Bookstore, Toronto, May-June, 2014.
Women’s Writing 4: article, four portrait images published
Solo show at Glad Day Bookstore, Toronto, Mar. 2014.
Animal Totem Workshop at Ester Myers Yoga Studio, 2014.
Group Show, Ben Navaee Gallery, Toronto, Dec. 2013.
Holiday Craft Show, Ester Myers Yoga Studio, Toronto, 2013.
The Sketchbook Project, 2013.
POWERHAUS, Glad Day Bookshop, Toronto. 
Artwork displayed at Blue Bird Shop.
Sketchbook Project and the Mapping Project, Art House Co-op, 2013
Exhibition at The Hub, Coffee House, Toronto.
Bezpala Brown Gallery, Toronto, June.
“Last in” group show at Bezpala Brown Gallery, Toronto.
Art workshop, Yoga and Collage, Esther Myers Yoga Studio.
Starbucks, solo exhibition, Toronto, 2010.
John B. Aird Gallery’s Annual Juried Drawing Show, 2010.
Designed series of T-Shirts, Esther Myers Yoga Studio.
Art workshop, The Gardiner Museum, Day of the Dead Exhibit.

Private Collections

Dawn Miles, PIBO art auction
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
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
Parris Sander, Legal administrator.
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


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


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

Related Experience

President, K.M. Hunter Charitable Foundation