Congratulations to Elizabeth McIntosh, who was awarded the 2013 VIVA Award in Vancouver on 4 April.
We would like to congratulate Kim Adams on receiving the 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship. Adams also received the Gershon Iskowitz Prize in 2012. The Art Gallery of Ontario and the Gershon Iskowitz Foundation celebrates the award with an exhibition of Adams’ work on view through to 11 August 2013. Adams also had a major career survey exhibition, On the Road, at Museum London in London, Ontario, 20 October to 6 January 2013.
Congratulations to BGL, on the acquisition of Au service de l’impact (homage à Paul-Émile), by the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, through the 2012 York Wilson Endowment Award.
James Carl's thing’s end, a new public sculpture at the Bell Lightbox Festival Tower on the corner of King and John, Toronto, has been unveiled.
Kim Adams, BGL, Brendan Fernandes, Garry Neill Kennedy and Kelly Mark were included in the major exhibition featuring only Canadian artists at Mass MoCA, entitled Oh Canada, curated by Denise Markonish. The exhibition was accompanied by a catalogue.
Pierre Dorion was featured in a solo exhibition at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, from 4 October to 6 January, 2013. This exhibition will be travelling to the Dalhousie Art Gallery in Halifax, NS, on view from 15 March to 5 May 2013.
Pierre Dorion, Chris Kline, Stéphane La Rue, Elizabeth McIntosh and Francine Savard are included in a group exhibition entited, The Painting Project at Galerie l’UQAM in Montreal. Part 1: 1 May to 1 June, 2013, Part 2: 7 June to 6 July, 2013.
We would like to congratulate Brendan Fernandes on being awarded the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Residency, which will take place on Rauschenberg’s estate in Captiva, Florida. Fernandes was also recently awarded a Franklin Furnace Fellowship, which will assist him to create a major performance artwork. Fernandes’ monograph through Art in General launched at the NY Art Book Fair at MOMA PS1 on September 28, 2012.
Kelly Jazvac was a recent artist in residence at the Anni and Josef Albers Foundation in Bethany, Connecticut and has upcoming solo exhibitions at Oakville Galleries and Louis B. James, NYC in 2013.
Garry Neill Kennedy had a solo exhibition at PLATFORM in Winnipeg, 8 March to 20 April 2013, as well as an upcoming exhibition at The Apartment in Vancouver, on view from 26 April to 12 June, 2013.
Corwyn Lund presents a site-specific installation, as part of Koffler Gallery’s Off-Site projects, on view from 25 April to 30 June, 2013.
Kelly Mark's upcoming group shows include Please Stare: Video Billboard Project for Neutral Ground in Regina and On Abstraction at the Musée d’art Contemporarain in Montreal.
Kelly Mark's 20 year survey catalogue entitled Everything is Interesting is due out in the next few months with a book launch TBD. Designed by Gilbert Li, the 256 page hard cover book is published by Justina M. Barnicke Gallery in collaboration with Blackwood Gallery, Mount St. Vincent University Art Gallery, Kenderdine Art Gallery, Cambridge Galleries, and Art Gallery of Windsor.
Peter MacCallum’s upcoming exhibitions include Vertical Urban Factory at the Design Exchange in Toronto and a solo exhibition at the City of Toronto Archives.
Elspeth Pratt has released a new book edited by Kathy Slade and published by Emily Carr University Press, Charles H. Scott Gallery and the Cooley Gallery. This book showcases Elspeth Pratt's twenty-eight years of work and includes writings by Lorna Brown, Lisa Robertson, Bitter/Weber, Matthew Stadler, Oliver Neumann, Stephanie Snyder and a forward by Kathy Slade. To purchase please visit www.publicationstudio.biz
Chris Kline, Francine Savard and Stéphane La Rue are included in the exhibition La Question de l'abstraction at the Musée d’art contemporarain, which will be on view for four years, from April 11, 2012 to April 6, 2016.
Robert Youds’ latest public artwork, Seeing You Seeing: Colour Wheel, commissioned by Cadillac Fairview, has been installed in the lobby of RBC Dexia at Wellington and Simcoe in Toronto.
Last updated: 11 May, 2013