Nicholas Metivier Gallery

Born in Edmonton Alberta

EDUCATION

1987 Master of Fine Arts, Boston University
1983 Bachelor of Fine Arts, York University, Toronto
1982 Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017 5 Women, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Solo Show  
2016 Studies, Madison Gallery, La Jolla, California  
2015 Perspectives, Madison Gallery, La Jolla, California  
2014 The Nude Polaroids, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford
Women Painting Women, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York
Body Language, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Solo Show
 
2013 Chroma, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto  
2012 Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Solo Show
60 Painters, Humber Arts and Media Studio, Etobicoke, Group show
'Recent Work', Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto
 
2011 Eat Drink Man Woman, Art Gallery of Mississauga, Group Show
Pulp Friction, Toronto, Solo Show
 
2009 Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Solo Show  
2008 Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, New York, Solo Show  
2006 Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Solo Show
Making Room, Harbourfront, Toronto
Dyan Marie Projects, Paint Jam, Group Show
 
2005 Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Group show
Loop Gallery, Toronto, Two person show
 
2004 Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Group show  
2003 State Gallery, Vancouver, Three person show
Loop Gallery, Toronto, Two person show
 
2002 State Gallery, Vancouver, Solo show
Loop Gallery, Toronto, Two person show
 
2001 Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto in Mississauga, Group show  
2000 Gallery 418, Montreal, Group show
Loop Gallery, Toronto, Two person show
 
1997 Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto in Mississauga, Group show
Meg Gallery, Toronto, Group show
 
1994 Samual J. Zacks Gallery, York University, Toronto, Solo show
Here and Now Gallery, Toronto, Solo show
Koffler Gallery, Toronto
 
1984 Canadian Painters  

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017 Whyte, Murray. In the Galleries: Stanzie Tooth, Shelley Adler and Geoffrey James, Toronto Star, March 9
2014 Shypula,Brian. Glenhyrst Bares It In New Exhibition, Brant News Sept. 5
2012 Sandals, Leah. Putting a Good Face On It, National Post, Feb. 16
2011 Whyte, Murray. Painting is Alive and Well, Toronto Star, May 24
2009 Balzer, David. Eye Weekly, March 18
Butler, Shelley. Shelley Adler's Romantic Loneliness in Toronto, Two Coats of Paint, March 18
2008 Milroy, Sarah. “Curatorial celebrations? Try inventory stockpiles” Globe and Mail, Nov. 22
2007 MacKay, Gillian. “Character Study: Shelley Adler’s empathetic portraits in paint” Canadian Art, Fall 2007.
2006 Dault, Gary Michael. “Exhibit A, Full Frontal” The Globe and Mail Sept. 22.
2005 Dault, Gary Michael. “The bliss of the big faces” The Globe and Mail Mar. 25.
Goddard, Peter. “The blank faces of a quiet revolution” The Toronto Star Mar. 31.
2004 Goddard, Peter. “Meeting the Stars on the Rise” The Toronto Star. Jul. 31.
Osbourne, Catherine. “The Big Picture” The National Post. Jul. 24.
2002 Parry, Malcolm. The Vancouver Sun. p.B3. Oct. 22.
Bennett, Diana. “Reading between the Sheets” Westender, Vancouver. Oct. 24.
Dault, Gary Michael, “Moira Clark & Shelly Adler at Loop”, Globe and Mail. Feb 16.
2001 Dault, Gary Michael, “Mapping the Landscape or the Face”, Globe and Mail. May 26.
Millar, Sandy. “Artist Never Forgets a Face”. The Mississauga News. May 9.
2000 Paiement, Genevieve. “Meat is Material” Mirror, Montreal. Oct .12.
1999 MacKay, Gillian. “The Way of All Flesh”. The Globe and Mail. Nov. 6.
1998 Hume, Christopher. “Young Artists Learn to Exhibit Themselves” The Toronto Star. Oct. 18.
MacKay, Gillian. “Canadian, Eh!”. The Globe and Mail. Oct. 17.
1997 MacKay, Gillian. “Capturing Ecstacy”. The Globe and Mail. May. 16.
C, Catalog essay by Catherine Osbourne pp. 6-7. May.
Sandiford, Judith. Artworld pp. 24-26. Spring issue.

SELECTED AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

1997 Drawing Award, Blackwood Gallery
1986 Nan Foundation Graduate Scholarship, Boston University

COLLECTIONS

  Bank of Montreal
  Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  Davis Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  The Donovan Art Collection, St. Michael's College
  Scotiabank Fine Art Collection
  Senvest Collection of New Canadian Art
  Temple Rock Holdings Inc.