Alex R.M. Thompson || Curriculum Vitae

SOLO SHOWS
2018
Variations on Urban Planning. The George GilmourGallery. Toronto. September-October (upcoming)

2017
Abbozzo Gallery, featured artist. 401 Richmond Street, Toronto. February.

2014
Walls and Windows, The Blue Dog.199 Brant Ave, Brantford.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
The Printmaker.Stantec, Toronto. September (upcoming)
Members' Ink. Open Studio, Toronto. May.
AGH Art Sale. Art Gallery of Hamilton. April.
The Artist Project. Exhibition Place, Toronto.February.

2017
Artist Proof Sale. Open Studio, Toronto.November-December.
Monochrome. Open Studio Sales Gallery, Toronto.October-November.
Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition: TraditionTransformed. Orillia Museum of Art & History, Orillia.September-November.
Spectral Visions. Upstairs Gallery, Balzac's.Toronto. October.
Nuit Blanche Toronto. 401 Richmond, Toronto.September.
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Nathan PhillipsSquare. Toronto. July.
Timeraiser 150. The Power Plant, Toronto. May.
Members' Ink. Open Studio, 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 PhillipsSquare, Toronto. July
These may (not) be places. Studio Sixty Six,Ottawa. June-August.
Glenhyrst Art Gallery Biennial Juried Exhibition. GlenhyrstArt 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 PublicLibrary, 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 graduateexhibition, Toronto. May.
Fourteen Forgeries, Gallery1313, Toronto. April.
The Art of the Figure, OCADU,Toronto. March.
Fresh-Faced, Oz Studios,Toronto. February.

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

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

EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE
2018
Photo-etching Workshop Instructor. Open Studio, Toronto.

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 StageTwo.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2017-present
Custom printer at Open Studio, Toronto.

2018
Jury member, OCAD University Graduate Exhibition. Toronto. May.
Jury member, Open Studio Awards. Toronto. June.


2017
Installer, The Living City, TheBrickworks, Toronto. November.
Barometric. 
Print portfolio with Open Studio. Toronto. August.
Working Title Press. Printer for Robin Bain and MarkBath. Toronto. July.
Curator, 50/50. OCADU, Toronto. May.
Piece of Mind Print Exchange. Midland. March-May.

2016
Artist in residence, Centre[3], Hamilton. March.
Curator, Food and Conversation Speaker Series, Open Studio, Toronto.

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. TheArt of the Figure. OCADU, Toronto. March.

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

GRANTS AND AWARDS
2018
Ontario Arts Council Visual Artists Creation Grant

2017
Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance

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

COMMUNITY FACILITATION
2017-present
Membership Committee, Open Studio, Toronto.

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

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