RESUME

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2013

'WAR: Light Within/After the Darkness'

The Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo

 

2012

'From the Beginning' 

De Luca Fine Art | Gallery, Toronto

 

April 2011

Sculpture and Monoprints

Galeria Ethra, Mexico City

 

2008

Monoprints: ‘Out of the Cave III’

Querini Stampalia, Venice

 

2004

Monoprints: ‘Solitude’

Prince Arthur Fine Arts, Toronto, Ontario

 

2002

Monoprints: ‘Ghosts’

Prince Arthur Fine Arts, Toronto, Ontario

 

2002

Monoprints: ‘Out of the Cave II’

House of Congress, Mexico City

 

2001

Monoprints: ‘Out of the Cave II’ and Brush Drawing

Museo Universitario del Chopo, Mexico City

  

Monoprints: ‘Out of the Cave I’

Prince Arthur Fine Arts, Toronto, Ontario

 

Monoprints: ‘Out of the Cave I’ and Brush Drawing

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo - MARCO, Monterrey, Mexico

 

1999

Sculpture

Gallery Schieder on Yorkville, Toronto, Ontario

 

1998

Drawings and Sculpture

Academy of Spherical Arts, Toronto, Ontario

 

1997

Sculpture and Drawings

Liu Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1995

Drawings and Sculpture

Madison Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1993

Sculpture and Painting

Gallery Schieder and Associates, Toronto, Ontario

 

1992

Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture

Sunnen Gallery, Soho, New York

 

Drawings: In the White Hotel
Luba Bystriansky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture
Luba Bystriansky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

1991-89

Quan Schieder Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1989

Drawings

Centro Internationale de Graphica, San Marco, Venice, Italy

 

Sculpture and Works on Paper
Centro Culturale Canadese, Rome, Italy

Lithographs and Sculpture
Muzejsko Galeruski Centar, Zagreb, Croatia

Sculpture
Charles Allis Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Sculpture and Brush Drawings
Quan Schieder Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1987

Erotic Drawings and Sculpture

Galleri Hander, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Sculpture and Drawings
Debel Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel

Drawings and Lithographs
Arts and Letters Club, Toronto, Ontario

Retrospective, 1975-1987, Drawings
McGibbon Cultural Centre, Toronto, Ontario

 

1986

Sculpture and Drawings

Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1985

Lithographs

Papoli, Italy

 

Drawings and Lithographs
WR Mitchell Gallery & Associates, Calgary, Alberta

The Thinking Heart: Series of Drawings
Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

Medallions, Lithographs
Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1984

Drawings

Hett Gallery Collection Exhibit, Edmonton, Alberta

 

1983

Hillmother: Series of Drawings

WR Mitchell Gallery & Associates, Calgary, Alberta

 

1982

Erotic Drawings

IGA Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

1995

Gallery Artists Exhibition

Madison Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1994

Sculpture

John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1993

Sculpture

Gallery Schieder & Associates, Toronto, Ontario

 

1992

Group Show

Luba Bystriansky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1991

Spirited

Gallery 101, Ottawa, Ontario

 

1987

First International Miniature Show

Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1981

The Nude

ATC Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1980

Women Artists: A View of Men

McGibbon Cultural Centre, Toronto, Ontario

 

1976

Portraits

Jerrold Morris Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1975

The Nude

Gadatsy Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1968

Works on Paper

Pollack Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

1967

Society of Graphic Artists

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Miniatures
Pollack Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

 

 

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 

David Cronenberg, George Yemec, Christopher Ondaatje (London), Margaret Atwood & Graeme Gibson, Zachery Solov (New York), Timothy Findley, Michael Moriarty (Vancouver & New York), Joyce Carol Oates (Princeton), Gale Zoe Garnett, James Coutts, Moses Znaimer, Greg Gatenby, Marie-Claire Blais (Montreal & Key West), the Estate of William Ronald, William Kennedy (Albany), Deborah Samuel, John Reeves, the Estate of Yehuda Amichai (Jerusalem), Louise Dennys, Kim McArthur, Francesca Valente & Branko Gorjup (Venice), Irene Szylinger and Peter Kellner, Janice Kulyk Keefer, Andrei Voznesenski (Moscow), Ken Freed (Omaha & Beirut), Nigel Dickson, Susan Musgrave (Vancouver), Austin Clarke, M.T. Kelly,  Gilles & Julie Ouellette, F.M. Morrisson & Norman Snider, Michael Ondaatje, the Estate of S.E. Hayter (Paris), John Montague (Dublin & Nice), Robert Marteau (Paris), Kate Somerville (Kerry, Ireland), Martin Stiglio & Elena Lamberti (Bologna), Claudia Solis (Mexico City) . . . 

 



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