The Canadian Art Database
 

   
Michael Adamson


EDUCATION

1992-1997      Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
1996              Kunsthochschule, Kassel, Germany
1991              Ryerson Photography, Toronto, Canada


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2006       Yokel Stories, Moore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
              Made Up Paintings Part 3,Coningsby Gallery, London, United Kingdom
              Moonlit Canopies,Michael Gibson Gallery, London, Ontario, Canada
              Made Up Paintings Part 2, Coningsby Gallery, London, United Kingdom
              London Express, Coningsby Gallery, London, United Kingdom
              Passageways, Cobden Club, London Club
2005       Heliostatic, Moore Gallery, Toronto, November
              ArtSocial, TIAF, Booth TBA, Toronto, October
              HillclimbersBall, Michael Gibson, London, July
              PiratesParade, Wellington Gallery, Aurora, June
2004       SunriseLife, Moore Gallery, Toronto, November
              Light Industry, Michael Gibson Gallery, London, July
              Blocks and Palms, Revolver Contemporary, July       
2003       Blocks and Counterblocks, Moore Galler,y, Toronto, November
2002       Lightning, Moore Gallery, Toronto, December
              Station Logic, Revolver Contemporary, Toronto, June
2001       Thunder, Moore Gallery, Toronto, December      
              Brace, Moore Gallery, Toronto, April
              Plan:T,   Revolver Contemporary, Toronto, July    
              Photographs, Anoush Gallery, Toronto, May
2000       Block, Anoush Gallery, Toronto, November       
              Concrete, A Vacant Space, Toronto, July     
1999       Platform, Clarence Square, Toronto, March
              Balloon, Clarence Square, Toronto, November   
              Ghost Painting, Gallery 7, Toronto, July

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006       NYAAF, Michael Gibson Gallery, New York, USA
              To Paint, Niagara Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2005       New York Contemporary Affordable Art Fair, Michael Gibson Gallery
              Art With Heart, Preview and Auction Site TBA
              Gallery Artists, Moore Gallery
              Gallery Artists,Wellington Gallery
              Collecting101,Michael Gibson Gallery
2004       New York Contemporary Affordable Art Fair, Michael Gibson Gallery
              Toronto International Art Fair, Michael Gibson Gallery
              The Private Eye, McMichael Canadian Art Collection
              Inauguration, Wellington Gallery, Acton
              Auction Preview, Art with Heart, Toronto       
2003       Artist of Today and Tomorrow, The Art Co. Toronto
              Auction Preview, Art with Heart, Toronto
              Mixed Media, Gallery Neubacher, Toronto
              Made in Toronto, Art-Mur, Montreal
              Michael Snow, Evan Levy, Michael Adamson, Morre Gallery, Toronto
2002       Auction Preview, Art With Heart, Toronto
              Summer Group, Moore Gallery, Toronto
              New Artists, Craighead-Green Gallery, Dallas
2001       Yoni-Lingham: Full Colour, A_Level, Toronto
              Small Paintings, Moore Gallery, Toronto
              Day Job, S.P.I.N. Gallery, Toronto
2000       Long Table Upholding, A_Level, Toronto
              Last Century Modern, S.P.I.N. Gallery, Toronto
1999       MaterialConcern, ArtCore Gallery, Toronto
              Gallery Artists, Wittmann-Lawrence, Vancouver
              DecemberWhite, ArtCore Gallery, Toronto
1998       Old School, ArtCore Gallery, Toronto
              2Painters, Wittmann Gallery, Vancouver

REVIEW, TEXTS AND MEDIA

2005       "Modern Art", Canadian House and Home, October
              "Paintings From the Recent Future", Donald Brackett, Unpublished Essay
              "Radical Apartments", Daniel Baird, Unpublished Essay
              "Fort Sunshine", Julia Dault, National Post, June
              "Friedman House", Design Inc. HGTV, March
2004       SunriseLife, Gary Michael Dault, Globe and Mail, November  
              CounterBlocks, Gary Michael Dault, Canadian Art, March
2003       CounterBlocks, Gary Michael Dault Globe and Mail, December
              Chance, Julia Dault, National Post, December
              Adamson: Moore Gallery, Pauline Thompson, Lola Magazine 1
              Modern English, Room Service, HGTV Aug12,15,16.
2002       Another Future, Donald Brackett, Unpublished Essay
              Michael Adamson, Gary Michael Dault, Globe and Mail, July
              Artwalk, BettyAnn Jordan, Where Toronto, May
2001       Thundering, Gary Michael Dault, Globe and Mail, December
              3 to Watch,Gary Michael Dault, Globe and Mail, December
              Big Wheels, Deirdre Hanna , NOW Magazine, October
              BorderViews, Robert Enright, Border Crossings #78
              Concrete, Gary Michael Dault , Globe and Mail, August
2000       Platform, Gary Michael Dault , Globe and Mail, March
              Clarence Sq.,Lulu de L'Amour, Lola Magazine 12
              Block Party, Gary Michael Dault, Catalog Essay
1999       Paintings, Gary Michael Dault, Globe and Mail, August
1997       Ghost of Painting, Donald Brackett, Unpublished Essay


GRANTS AND AWARDS

2001       Canada Council Production Grant, Emerging Level
1997       Graduate Painting Award, Gordon Smith, ECCAD, Vancouver