Nicholas Metivier Gallery

EDUCATION

2002 Masters of Urban Design, Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design, University of Toronto
1999-2002 Fellowship, School of Architecture, University of Toronto
1994 Masters of Architecture, School of Architecture, Syracuse University
1992 Bachelor of Architecture, School of Architecture, University of Toronto
1987 Physics Major, Department of Physics, University of Toronto
Computer Science Minor, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

STUDIES ABROAD

1994 Florence, Italy
1991 Paris, France / Berlin, Germany
1990 Royal Danish Academy, Copenhagen, Denmark

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 The Entire City Project: Royal Ontario Museum, The Royal Ontario Museum
The Entire City Project, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2012 The Entire City Project, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2011 Toronto/ Milan, Pearson International Airport, Toronto
Toronto/ Milan, Brookfield Place, Toronto
2008 The Entire City Project, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2006 The Entire City Project, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2005 The Entire City Project, Art Gallery of Ontario
CityScapes, Goethe Institute, Toronto
Urban Transformations, Goethe Institute, Toronto
2004 Five Cities, Chicago Cultural Centre

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Chroma, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2011 Structure, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
Carnival, Nicholas Metivier Gallery
2009 Beautiful Fiction, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
2007 Crack the Sky, the Montreal Biennale
2002 Next Memory City, Venice Architectural Biennale
2001 Substitute City, Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto

COMMISSIONED WORKS

2014 Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, Flock (in collaboration with David Rokeby)
2013 Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, Schooling (in collaboration with David Rokeby)
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, Toronto, Toronto Highway
2011 City of Toronto/ City of Milan (Temporary exhibition)
2010 Telus Building, 25 York Street, Toronto
Telus Building, Pixel Cube (in collaboration with David Rokeby)
2008 130 Bloor Street West, The Entire City Project: the Village of Yorkville
St. Michael’s Hospital, The Entire City Project: St. Michael’s Hospital
2005 Art Gallery of Ontario, The Entire City Project 
TTC / City of Toronto, The Entire City Project
The Canadian Consulate of Chicago, Five Cities
2004 Schulich School of Business, York University, Bay Street Rush Hour
The Canadian Consulate of Chicago, 5 Cities Exhibition
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Canadian Pavilion, Sao Paulo Biennale 2004
2002 Canada Council of the Arts, Next Memory City – Canadian pavilion at the Venice Architectural Biennale

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2008 John Bentley Mays, Globe & Mail, September 12, “In old Yorkville- a sameness that’s beautiful”
2005 Sarah Milroy, Globe & Mail, November 18, "Exhibit A - Ride A Photo Through the City"
Peter Goddard, Toronto Star, November 12, "Local Photographer Paves His Own Way"
Alex Bozikovic, Globe & Mail, November 5, "Smile! He Wants to Take Your Picture"
2004 Canadian Architect, June, “Aboriginal Issues”
2003 Azure, Sept/October, “Venetian Sights”
Toronto Star, September 28, “Innovations In The Laneway”
Objekt, June/July, “Next Memory City
2002 Mark Boutin, Canadian Architect, November, “What’s Next?”
Border Crossings, No.84, “Next Memory City”
Toronto Star, September 30, “Canadian Conscienceless in Venice”
Globe & Mail, September12, “Rebels with an Architectural Cause”
Azure, September/October, “Canada in Venice”
Alphabet City, “Lost in The Archives”
2001 Elm Street, November, “Industrial Arts”
The National Post, February 10, “Designing Outside Box”
Globe & Mail, April 4, “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”
Toronto Star, March 22, “16 Provocative Variations on Toronto”
NOW, March 29, “Urban Dreams”

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

  Canada Council for the Arts, Art Bank
The Art Gallery of Ontario
The City of Toronto, Mayor David Miller's office
St. Michael's College, University of Toronto
Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto

PRIVATE & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

  Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto
The Weston Family Collection, Toronto
The Granite Club, Toronto
Perimeter Financial Corporation, Toronto
St. Joseph's Communications, Toronto
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc.
Bennett Jones LLP, Toronto
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, New York, Toronto
Newport Partners, Toronto
McCarthy Tetrault LLP, Toronto
Davies, Ward & Beck LLP, Toronto
KingSett Capital, Toronto
Bank of Montreal, Toronto
Toronto Pearson International Airport
TD Bank Group, Toronto
Target Canada, Minneapolis
Wellington Financial, Toronto
Joseph Behr & Sons Inc., Rockford, Illinois
Eucana Corporation, Calgary