CV: Alex Thompson 

Education
2009-2013
The Ontario College of Art and Design, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto, ON. Faculty of Printmaking

Solo Shows
2017
Abbozzo Gallery, featured artist. 401 Richmond Street, Toronto. February.
2014
Walls and Windows, The Blue Dog. 199 Brant Ave, Brantford. 

Group Exhibitions
2017
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Nathan Phillips Square. Toronto. July.
Timeraiser 150. The Power Plant, Toronto. May.
Piece of Mind. Quest Art School + Gallery. Midland. March-May.
An Honest Farewell. Honest Ed's, Toronto. February.

2016
Artist Proof Sale. Open Studio, Toronto. November-December.
Works on Paper. Project Gallery, Toronto. October
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto. July
These may (not) be places. Studio Sixty Six, Ottawa. June-August.
Glenhyrst Art Gallery Biennial Juried Exhibition. Glenhyrst Art Gallery, Brantford. May-July.
Within and Without. Capital One, Toronto. April-May.
Parthenon: Interim. Centre[3], Hamilton. April-May.

2015
Art Toronto. Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto. October.
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto. September.
45th Anniversary Exhibition. Open Studio, Toronto. July-August.
Art Builds Artist. Gallery 1313, Toronto. July
Artist Proof Sale. Open Studio, Toronto. November-December.

2014 
No Place. Leaside Public Library, Toronto. December.
The Artist's Guild Collective Exhibition. J.E.H. MacDonald House, Vaughan. September
Art Spin 5th Annual Exhibition. 108 Vine Avenue, Toronto. June.

2013
Grad Ex, OCAD U graduate exhibition, Toronto ON. May.
Fourteen Forgeries, Gallery 1313, Toronto ON. April.
The Art of the Figure, OCADU, Toronto, ON. March.
Fresh-Faced, Oz Studios, Toronto, ON. February.

2012
War and Peace, juried exhibition at Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Road, Brantford, ON. November- January, 2013.
Down the Rabbit Hole, The Steamwhistle Brewery Gallery, 255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto ON. August.
Rock n Roll 4, Oz Studios, 134 Ossington Ave, Toronto ON. April.
OCADU Annual Retrospective, OCADU, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto ON. April.
The Art of the Figure, The Great Hall of OCADU, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto ON. March.
Ethereal Existence, The Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto ON.January.

Educational Experience
2016-present
Class Assistant, Faculty of Printmaking, OCADU, Toronto.

2014
Instructor, dry media workshop, Curry's Artist Materials, Toronto.

2013
Head Drama Instructor and art workshop leader, Theatre Ancaster's Stage Two.

2012
Rosin aquatint workshop instructor, OCAD U Intermediate Print Studio. March.

2009-2012
Associate Dance Instructor and art workshop leader, Theatre Ancaster's Stage Two.

Professional Activities
2017
Barometric. Print portfolio with Open Studio. Toronto. August.
Working Title Press. Printer for Robin Bain and Mark Bath. Toronto. July.
Piece of Mind Print Exchange. Midland. March-May.

2016
Artist in residence, Centre[3], Hamilton. March.

2014
Salon Jacques 8. Artist's talk. Hamilton. August.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Set design. Brantford Collegiate Institute, Brantford.
Dance costume design. For Janelle Beatty of Lisa Naves Dance Company, Simcoe.

2013
Jury member, Faculty of Printmaking. The Art of the Figure. OCADU, Toronto, ON. March.

2011-2014, 2017
OCADU Print Portfolio. Submitted a large edition to a portfolio each year listed.

Awards
2013
OCADU Printmaking Medal.
The Bluma Appel Award
Shortlisted for the BMO 1st Art! invitational competition.

2012
Best Print in Show, Honourable Mention. The Art of the Figure, OCADU, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto ON.
Third Year Printmaking Award, OCADU

2011
Second Year Printmaking Award, OCADU

Community Facilitation
2014-present
Volunteer, Open Studio, Toronto, ON.

2013
First Thursday, Art Gallery of Ontario. Project facilitator. February and September.

all images © Alex Thompson 2017
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