The Canadian Art Database

David Bolduc


Artists Workshop, Toronto, ON.
Ontario College of Art, Toronto, ON.
Montreal School of Fine Arts & Design, Montreal, QC. 


1971-75   York University
1972-75   Ontario College Of Art, Painting Department, Sculpture Department.
1973-75   Ontario College Of Art, Painting Department, Sculpture Department.
1980        Ontario College Of Art, Painting Department, Sculpture Department.
1970-72   New School, Toronto, ON.
1986        Concordia University, (Visiting Associate Professor) Montreal, QC.

At Various Times:
Nova Scotia School of Art and Design, Halifax.
University of Southern Alberta, Calgary/Lethbridge.
Trent University, Peterborough, ON.
Mount Alison University, Sackville, New Brunswick.


1966       Elysee Theatre, Montreal, QC.
1967       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1968       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1969       20/20 Gallery, London Towne Cinema, Toronto, ON.
1970       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1971       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1972       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1973       Marlborough Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1973       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1974       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1975       Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick.
1975       Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1976       David Mirvish Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1976       Marlborough Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1976       Watercolours and Drawings, Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan.
1977       Recent Paintings, David Mirvish Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1977       Diane Brown Gallery, Washington, D.C. U.S.A.
1979       Watson/de Nagy & Co., Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
1979       Galerie Gilles Gheerbrant, Montreal, QC.
1980       Galerie Gilles Gheerbrant, Montreal, QC.
1980       Galerie Jolliette, Quebec City, QC.
1980       An Exhibition of New Work, Klonaridis Inc.,Toronto, ON.
1981       Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
1981       Recent Paintings, Watson/de Nagy & Co., Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
1981       Paintings, 1975 - 1980, southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta.
1981       Alberta Galerie Jolliette, Quebec City, QC.
1982       Paintings, Klonaridis, Inc., Toronto, ON.
1982       New Colour Aquatints & Related Works on Paper, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1983       Klonaridis, Inc., Toronto, ON.
1983       Galerie Gilles Gheerbrant, Montreal, QC.
1984       Art 45, Montreal, QC.
1984       Galerie Don Stewart, Montreal, QC.
1985       Klonaridis, Inc., Toronto, ON.
1986       Art 45, Montreal, QC.
1986       Galerie Gilles Gheerbrant, Montreal, QC.
1987       Klonaridis Inc., Toronto, ON.
1989       Klonaridis Inc., Toronto, ON.
1989       Moore Gallery Ltd., Hamilton, ON.
1990       Klonaridis Inc., Toronto, ON.
1990       Moore Gallery Ltd., Hamilton, ON.
1991       Art 45, Montreal, QC.
1991       Paul Kuhn, Fine Art, Calgary, Alberta.
1992       Gallery Seven, Hong Kong.
1992       Klonaridis Inc., Toronto, ON.
1993       Paul Kuhn, Fine Art, Calgary, Alberta.
1993       Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1993       Moore Gallery Ltd., Hamilton, ON.
1995       Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1995       Thielsen Gallery, London, ON.
1995       Baird Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland.
1996       Paul Kuhn, Fine Art, Calgary, Alberta.
1996       Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1998       Moore Gallery Ltd., Toronto, ON.
1998       Waddington and Gorce, Montreal, QC.
2001       Moore Gallery Ltd., Toronto, ON.
2002       Moore Gallery Ltd., Toronto, ON.
2003       Moore Gallery Ltd., Toronto, ON.


1966       Galerie Soixante, Montreal, QC.
1967       Form, Motion & Sculpture, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON.
1967       The Shaped Canvas, York University, Toronto, ON.
1967       Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1967       Ontario Centennial Awards Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1967       Young Painters of Toronto, organized by the National Gallery of Canada, touring Quebec.
1968       Canada: Art d’Aujourd’hui, organized by the National Gallery of Canada,
              touring Europe; Rome, Italy, Brussels Belgium,  Paris, France.
1968       Toronto Painters Exhibition, Galerie du Siecle, Montreal, QC.
1968       Seventy Biennial of Canadian Painting, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON.
1969       Art For Architecture - The Wall, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1970       Third International Pioneer Galleries Exhibition, Musee Cantonal des Beaux Arts,
              Lausanne, France.
1970       Third International Pioneer Galleries Exhibition, the Museum of Modern Art, Paris, France.
1970       Reflets des Galeries Pilotes, Musee des Art Decoratifs, Lausanne, France.
1970       Reflets des Galeries Pilotes, Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, France.
1970       Canadian Cross-Sections, Rothmans Art Gallery of Stratford, Staratford, ON.
1970       Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, U.S.A.
1971       Five Lyrical Colour Painters, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1971       Festival of Canada, Robertson Centre For The Arts And Sciences, Binghampton, New York, USA.
1972       Recent Vanguard Acquisitions, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1972       Diversity - Canada East, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta.
1972       Diversity - Canada East, Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan.
1973       Art Gallery of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON.
1973       Art In The Corporate Environment, Marlborough-Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1973       Gallery 219, Buffalo, New York, U.S.A.
1973       Canada X Ten, The Edmonton Art Gallery, Alberta.
1974       Contemporary Ontario Art, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1975       The Canadian Canvas, Touring exhibition organized by Time Canada Ltd.
1974       The Carmen Lamanna Gallery at the Owens Art Gallery, Owens Art Gallery,
              Mount Allison university, Sackville, N.B.
1976       Four Toronto Painters, The Diane Brown Gallery, Washington, D.C. U.S.A.
1977       14 Canadians: A Critic’s Choice, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C. USA.
1977       Bologna Art Fair, Bologna, Italy.
1977       New Abstract Art, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta.
1977       Works On Paper, Galerie Wentzel, Hamburg, West Germany.
1977       Six From Toronto, Watson/de Nagy & Co., Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
1977       The Fauve Heritage, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta.
1977       Tendances Actuelles, Centre Culture de Canadien, Paris France.
1978       Toronto Sensibility, organized by Harbourfront Art Gallery, travelling to museums in Ohio, USA.
1978       Painting, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
1979       Compass/8 Painters, Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto, ON.
1980       Aspects of Canadian Painting In The Seventies, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta.
1980       Toronto, Cutler/Stavaridis Gallery, Boston, Massachussets, U.S.A.
1981       Viewpoint: Twenty-Nine by Nine, Art Gallery of Hamilton, ON.
1981       8 Painters, Wells Gallery, Ottawa, ON.
1981       David Bolduc: Recent Paintings, Watson/de Nagy & Co., Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
1981       Twentieth Century Canadian Painting, organized by the National Gallery of Canada,
              Travelling to the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Hokkaido, Sapporo,
              The Oita Prefectural Art Center, Oita.
1982       Recent Paintings by David Bolduc,Paul Fournier, K.M. Graham, Canada House,
              Cultural Centre Gallery, London, England, International travelling exhibition.
1982       Painting ‘82/Painting ‘82, An Exhibition In Two parts (Part 2),
              The Art Gallery at Harbourfront, Toronto, ON.
1983       Drawing - A Canadian Survey 1977-1982, Saidye Bronfman Centre, Montreal, QC.
1984       Toronto Painting ‘84, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, national travelling exhibition.

During the 1990’s - lived and worked mainly in Paris, then Morocco with extended stays in India,
China, and Sri Lanka. Continued to show in Canada while having exhibitions in:

1997       American Consulate Museum, Tangier, Morocco (also Artist in Residence)
1998       Espace Othello, Essoauira, Morocco
2000       Gallery 706, Columbo, Sri Lanka
2000       Gallery Taku, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2001       Gallery 706, Columbo, Sri Lanka.
2002       Costa Rica
2002       Waddington Gorce, Boca Raton, Florida.
2002       Appleton Museum, Ocala, Florida.
2003       The Blue Line: Alluding To The Mediterranean, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
              Art Rental & Sales Gallery.


2000       Book Cover Tales From Ink Lake, Knopf.
2001       Back Cover - paperback edition Anils Ghost, Michael Ondaatje Random House.
2001       Logo Design "Brick".
2001       Drop Caps Design Brick Reader, Coachhouse Books.


1970-80’s Art related essays for: Only Paper Today Brick Magazine.
1974        David Watson, A.G.O.
1995        The Monkey King (short story), Harper Row
1976        J. Greer, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
1997        R.J. Rania (catalogue essay published India, Canada)


Collaborations with a number of Canadian and American poets:

David Rosenberg, A Star In Your Hair, Typewriter Press 1970.
David Rosenberg, Paris/London, Talen Books 1971.
David Rosenberg, Leavin America, Coachhouse Press 1972.
Roy Kiyooka, Pear Tree Pomes, Coachhouse Press 1987.
Roy Kiyooka, Sept/Feb, Coachhouse Press 1994.
Wayne Clifford, An Ache In The Ear, Coachhouse Press 1979.
Victor Coleman, Honeymoon Suite, Underwriter Editions 1989.
Victor Coleman, Letter Drop, Coachhouse Press 2000.
Victor Coleman, Parking Lots For Greg Curnoe, Coachhouse Press 2001.
David Bolduc, ‘96 Rue Mohammed V, Hub Press 2001.


Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, ON
Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, ON
Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, ON
Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, ON
The Granite Club, Toronto, ON
Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick.
Canadian Development Corporation Costain Ltd.
Davies, Ward & Beck.
Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta.
Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON.
Richardson Securities of Canada.
Thorne, Riddell & Co.
University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta.
The Honourable John Aird, Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario.
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON.
Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, ON.
Bank of Montreal
Cadillac Fairview
Sir George Williams Art Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, QC.
Deutsche Bank
General Foods
MacLean Hunter
Polysar Ltd.
CanWest Corporation
Shell Canada Resources Ltd.
Toronto-Dominion Bank
Westburne International Industries Ltd.