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Select Solo Exhibits
2015Universal Cobra, collaboration with Shuvinai Ashoona. A partnership between Feheley Fine Arts & Pierre-Francois Ouellette Art Contemporain, Montreal, PQ, CA
2014Illuminations Project, collaboration with Emily Duke. Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON, CA
2013Music for Silence, Canada Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale, ITA
2012Buttermint Equilux, Louis Vuitton Maison, Toronto, ON, CA
Stranger, Jessica Bradley Gallery, Toronto, ON, CA
Canadian Artist, BMO Project Room, Toronto, ON, CA
2011The Illuminations Project, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, US
2010Shary Boyle: Flesh and Blood, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; Galerie de l'UQAM, Montreal, PQ (2011); Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC (2011)
2009Moon Hunter, Fumetto Festival, Lucerne, CHE
The Cave, Jessica Bradley Art + Projects, Toronto, ON, CA
2008The Clearances, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB, CA
The History of Light, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB, CA
2007The Clearances, Space Gallery, London, UK
Wonderlust, Jessica Bradley Art + Projects, Toronto, ON, CA
Aspects and Excess, Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario, CA
2006Lace Figures, The Power Plant, Toronto, ON, CA
2004Witness My Shame, Gallery F52 Montreal, PQ, CA
Companions, Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC, CA
2003Travels to the Realm Between, Katharine Mulherin Gallery, Toronto, ON, CA
2001The Omitted Tales, Katharine Mulherin Gallery, Toronto, ON, CA
Lit From Within, VonRot GmbH, Berlin, DE
Select Group Exhibits
2016Ceramix, Ceramics and art from Rodin to Schutte, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL, Cite de la ceramique Sevres, FR, la Maison Rouge, Paris, FR
2015LOUD silence, gallery@calit2, University of California San Diego, CA, US
Out of Line, Oakville Galleries, ON, CA
Oh Canada, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB, CA
2014Shine a Light: Canadian Biennial 2014, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON, CA
LOUD silence, Grand Central Art Centre, California State University, Los Angeles, , CA, US
Contemporary Drawings from The National Gallery of Canada, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK, CA
Home Sweet Home, Sorbus Gallery, Helsinki and Titanik Gallery, Turku, FIN
2013Locating Ourselves, Scrap Metal Gallery, Toronto, ON, CA
2012L'Espace des metamorphoses. Organized by L'Observatoire de l'Espace du CNES, Vallauris, FR
Oh Canada, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA, US
Zoo, Musuee du art contemporain de Montreal, Montreal, PQ, CA
After Presence, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK, CA
2011My Winnipeg, La Maison Rouge, Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris, FR; Musuee International des Arts Modestes, Sete, FR (2012); Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, MB, CA (2012)
2010It Is What It Is: Canadian Biennial 2010, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON, CA
Breaking Boundaries, Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON, CA
Monster, West Vancouver Museum, Presented with the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad, Vancouver, BC, CA
2009Le sort probable de l’homme qui avait avalé le fantôme, Nouveau Festival, organized by The Centre Pompidou, La Conciergerie, Paris, FR
The Sobey Art Award, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS, CA
Frenz, Fleischer-Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, US
Noise Ghost (Shary Boyle and Shuvinai Ashoona), Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CA
2008Once Upon A Time, ISE Foundation, New York City, NY, US
An Enchanted Domain, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON, CA
Pandora's Box, Dunlop Public Gallery, Regina, SK, CA
2007The Sobey Art Award, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS, CA
2006Darkness Ascends, Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON, CA
Alternative Girlhood: Diaristic Indulgence and Contemporary Female Artists, State University of New York Gallery, Brockport, US
Performance
2015Spell To Bring Lost Creatures Home, with musician Christine Fellows, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, YT, Odd Fellows Hall, Dawson City, YT, Lux Theatre, Western Front Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Winnipeg Art Gallery, MB, The Banff Centre, AB, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB, Luminato Festival, Toronto, ON, Chamber Fest, Ottawa, ON, Woody Point Writers Festival, NFLD
2014Spell To Bring Lost Creatures Home, with musician Christine Fellows, 5-date tour through tNorthwest Territories by invitation of Northern Arts and Culture Centre, Yellowknife, NWT
2012Everything Under the Moon, with musician Christine Fellows, World Stage Series, Enwave Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON
2011Shadow Songs, with musician Christine Fellows, Struts Symposium of Performance Art. Sackville, NB
Shadow Songs, Writers at Woody Point Festival. NFLD
Shadow Songs, La Maison Rouge, Paris, FR
2010The Monkey and the Mermaid, with musician Christine Fellows, Images Festival. Toronto, ON
2009Reliquary/Reliquaire, with musician Christine Fellows, Le Musuee de Saint-Boniface, Winnipeg
2008Dark Hand and Lamplight, Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, US
Dark Hand and Lamplight, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, US
Dark Hand and Lamplight, Cinefamily Silent Theatre, Los Angeles, US
Shadow Songs, SXSW Festival, Austin, US
2007Magic Shadows, with musician Christine Fellows. Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB
2006Dark Hand and Lamplight, with musician Doug Paisley, 10-date tour across California, US, opening for musician Will Oldham
Shadow Songs, with musician Christine Fellows; 10-date tour across Canada
A Night with Kramers Ergot, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, US
2005With musician Jens Lekman, The Music Gallery, Toronto, ON
Songs of Childhood. Fonal Festival, Yo-Talo. Tampere, FIN
Fonal Musician Showcase, Sonar Festival, Barcelona, ESP
With musician Feist, The Olympia Theatre, Paris, FR
2004Wood Witch Rising and Channeling Grimm, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Les Festins Du Aden, with musician Feist. Bataclan Theatre, Paris, FR
With musician Es, 6-date tour across eastern USA
2002Honkitonkioke, Uno-a-Go-Go, Festival of One-Man Bands, The Hideout, Chicago, US
The Tale of the Cats, The Palace Theatre, Los Angeles, US
All Tomorrow's Parties, with musician Peaches. UCLA Campus, Los Angeles, US
2001With musician Peaches, Ost Gut Klub, Berlin, DEU
Catalogues and Publications
2015Shary Boyle and Emily Vey Duke, The Illuminations Project. Toronto: Oakville Galleries.
HB: No 4, Erotica. Montreal: Editions HB
Caroline Wetherilt, ed. Shine A Light: Canadian Biennial 2014. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada
2013Drouin-Brisebois, Josee, ed. Shary Boyle: Music for Silence. Canada Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada.
Long, Timothy, ed. double or nothing: Problems of Presence in Contemporary Art. Regina, Saskatchewan: Mackenzie Art Gallery.
2012Markonish, Denise, ed. Oh, Canada. North Adams: MASS MoCA, Cambridge: MIT Press.
Fraser, Marie, ed. Zoo. Montreal: Musee du art contemporain de Montreal.
Edelstein, Susan and Mahon, Patrick, ed. vBarroco Nova: Neo-Baroque Moves in Contemporary Art. London, Ontario: Artlab Gallery, The University of Western Ontario.
2010Drouin-Brisebois, Josee, ed. It Is What It Is: Recent Acquisitions of New Canadian Art. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada.
Dery, Louise, ed. Shary Boyle: Flesh and Blood. Montreal: Galerie de l'UQAM.
2008Carte Blanche V.2. Painting, Toronto: Magenta Foundation.
Boyle, Shary. Otherworld Uprising. Montreal: Conundrum Press.
Kramers Ergot 7. Los Angeles: Buenaventura Press.
2006Kramers Ergot 6. Los Angeles: Buenaventura Press.
2004Boyle, Shary. Witness My Shame. Montreal: Conundrum Press.
Lee Henderson and Michael Turner, eds. Important Canadian Art. New York: ZieherSmith.
Pohl-Weary, Emily. Girls Who Bite Back. Toronto: Sumach Press.
2003Shary Boyle, Gayle Gorman, Suzanne Proulx. Buffalo, New York: Hallwalls Publications.
Select Articles and Reviews
2015Charron, Marie-Eve. "Le Nord et le Sud, en conversation intime." Le Devoir. 28 November
Sanadar, Daniella E. "Shary Boyle and Emily Vey Duke." Canadian Art. Spring 2015, pp 136
2014Whyte, Murray. "Emily Vey Duke and Shary Boyle's The Illuminations Project." The Toronto Star. 1 November.
Gavin, Francesca. "Top Ten Contemporary Artists Working With Ceramics." Artsy. 6 July. n< artsy.net/post/francesca-gavin-top-10-contemporary-artists-working-with-ceramics>
2013Volner, Ian. "Cauldron of Creativity." NUOVO. Autumn 2013.
Gavin, Francesca. "Shary Boyle." Dazed and Confused. July, pp. 138-139.
Enright, Robert and Walsh, Meeka. "More Real than Reality: An Interview with Shary Boyle." Border Crossings. Vol. 32, Issue No. 126. June, pp. 24-35.
Whyte, Murray. "The Mermaid's Cave." Canadian Art. June, pp. 79-85.
Angel, Sara. "Almost Famous." The Walrus. July/August.
Crasnov, Oleg. "Fresh Blood." Departure Russia. June, pp. 2-4.
Heiser, Jorg. "55th Venice Biennale: Reign of the Subconscious." Frieze Blog. 4 June.
Pinni, Francesca. "Nelle segrete stanze dei padiglioni." Corriere della Serra. May, pp. 42-47.
King, Carolyn. "Canada Sends Shary Boyle to Venice Art-World Olympics." The Wall Street Journal. 31 May.
ArtReview. "The Venice Questionnaire #8: Shary Boyle." ArtReview.com. May 2013.
2012Baird, Daniel. "Stranger in a strange land." Toronto Star. 22 September.
Morrow, Martin. "Everything Under the Moon charms with gossamer and shadows." The Globe and Mail. 19 February.
Sandals, Leah. "Shary Boyle: National Treasure, Too." Canadian Art. 2 February. n
2011Chagnon, Katrie. "Shary Boyle: Galerie de l'UQAM." ArtPress, # 377, April.
2010Hutton, Jen. "Shary Boyle: Flesh and Blood."Artforum.com. 11 October.
2008Milroy, Sarah. "New stories for a new age." The Globe And Mail. 8 November.
2007Enright, Robert. "Uneasy Painting."Border Crossings. September.
Oldham, Will. "Notes on Design." Zoetrope: All-Story. Vol.11, No.1 (Spring).
"Objects." Die Gestalten. Berlin, Spring.
2006Firmin, Sandra. "Shary Boyle, Toronto." Atlanta: Art Paper. July/August.
Goddard, Peter. "10 To Watch: 2007." The Toronto Star, 30 December.
Goddard, Peter. "Small is big at surprising show." The Toronto Star, 13 April.
Milroy, Sarah. "Feminine Grotesque." The Globe And Mail. 7 April.
Sengara, Louisa. "Porcelain Dreams and Nightmares." Canadian Art. Fall. p. 95.
2004Wilson, Carl. "A harmonious duet for both eye and ear." The Globe and Mail. 14 June.
Awards
2014Ontario Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts
2012Fleck Fellowship Award, Banff Centre for the Arts
2011Toronto Arts Council
2010Hnatyshyn Foundation Award, Ontario Arts Council
Fresh Ground Award, Harbourfront Centre for the Arts
2009The Gershon Iskowitz Prize
2007International Studios London, Canada Council for the Arts
2004Chalmers Foundation Award
2003Canada Council for the Arts
2000K.M. Hunter Artist Award
Public Collections
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON, CA
Canada Council Art Bank, CA
The Gardiner Ceramic Museum, Toronto ON, CA
MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK, CA
La Maison Rouge Fondation Antoine De Galbert, Paris, FR
Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, SK, CA
Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CA
Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, PQ, CA
Musee du art contemporain de Montreal, PQ, CA
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON, CA
Paisley Museum of Art, Paisley, Scotland, UK
RBC Royal Bank of Canada Collection, Toronto ON, CA
The Rooms, St.John's, NFLD, CA
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB, CA
Ydessa Hendeles Foundation, Toronto, ON, CA
Teaching
2015Concordia University Art Department, Guest Professor, Fall Semester
2014The Banff Centre, Lead Faculty, The Universe and Other Systems Residency
2006University of Toronto Art Department, Guest Professor, Fall Semester
Education
1994Diploma of Fine Arts, Ontario College Of Art, Toronto, ON, CA