The Canadian Art Database
 

   
Shannon Cochrane

shannon.cochrane@sympatico.ca


EDUCATION

1996        AOCA, Interdisciplinary Studies, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, ON

PERFORMANCE/EXHIBITIONS

2007        Shortest Distance Between A and B, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, ON
2007        Introduction Performance (with Simone Moir), The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON
2006        Winter Performance, Nuit Blanche, Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, ON
2006        Introduction Performance (with Simone Moir), Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
2006        Something for Everything (v.4), Baskers Fair, Modern Fuel Gallery, Kingston, ON
2006        Something for Everything (v.3), Springtides Performance Festival, Kiel, Germany
2006        Something for Everything, Rhubarb Festival, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, ON
2005        Instruction for Flight (v.5), Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
2005        Instruction for Flight (v.4), PerfoPuerto International Congress + Post Festival, Santiago, Chile
2005        100 People Performance, Hysteria Festival, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, ON
2005        Instruction for Flight v.1, Castle of Imagination Festival, Baltic Art Gallery, Slupsk, Poland
2005        Instruction for Flight v.2, Castle of Imagination Festival, Theatre Wiszy, Torun, Poland
2005        Instruction for Flight v.3, Castle of Imagination Festival, Theatre Nowa Laznia, Krakow, Poland
2005        A-Z Garden, Parkette Project, Gallery 1313, Toronto, ON
2005        100 People Performance: Anticipation of Love, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON
2004        100 People Performance, Toronto Alternative Art Fair International (TAAFI), Toronto, ON
2004        Record Breaker, One Minute Film + Video Festival, The Bloor Cinema, Toronto, ON
2004        (performer) Tyranny of Bliss by Tanya Mars, FADO, Toronto, ON
2004        (performer) Tyranny of Bliss by Tanya Mars, The Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
2003        Five Important Books: Books 1-5 (w/Jacob Wren), DARE DARE, Montréal, Quebec
2003        Five Important Books: Books 1-5 (w/Jacob Wren), Khyber Arts Center, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2003        Record Breaker, Pleasance Dome One, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
2003        Iron Rule of Romance, Stromereien Festival, Tanzhaus Wasserwerk, Zurich, Switzerland
2003        (performer) Unrehearsed Beauty by Compagnié PME, Bit Teatergarasjen, Bergen, Norway
2003        (performer) Unrehearsed Beauty by Compagnié PME, Teaterhuset, Trondheim, Norway
2003        (performer) Unrehearsed Beauty by Compagnié PME, Black Box Teaterhuset, Oslo, Norway
2002        Winter Performance (w/Thom Sevalrud), weewerk gallery, Toronto, ON
2002        Winter Performance (w/Thom Sevalrud), Art in the Workplace, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto, ON
2002        Winter Performance (w/Thom Sevalrud), Zsa Zsa Gallery, Toronto, ON
2002        Things I Like, I Lick (w/Phil Nichol), Her Majesty's Theater, Perrier Pick of the Fringe, London UK
2002        Things I Like, I Lick (w/Phil Nichol), Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Pleasance Theater, Scotland UK
2002        Five Important Books: Book 1 (w/Jacob Wren), Roadworks Festival, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
2002        Line Ride, The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto ON
2002        (performer) en francais comme en anglais, it's easy to criticize by Compagnié PME, Usine C, Montréal, PQ
2001        Winter Performance (w/Thom Sevalrud), West Wing Gallery, Toronto, ON
2001        100 Love, Contemporary Interactions Series, The Art Gallery Of Ontario, Toronto, ON
2001        Dime Museum, RéciproCité/ReciproCity, fa3/7a*11d, Elle Corozon, Montréal, Quebec
2001        Serenade in 62, RéciproCité/ReciproCity, fa3/7a*11d, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON
2001        11 Cent Magic, Shut Up Event (FADO/Artemisia), Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, ON
2000        First in Class/Best in Show, Archive Gallery & District Galleries Launch, Toronto, ON
2000        Spread the Wealth: Shannon 2000, Lonely Lisgar Performance Festival, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
1999        Never Second Guess Yourself Except for When You're Wrong, A Space Gallery, Toronto, ON
1999        Get Trained, TIME TIME TIME Performance Series, FADO, Toronto, ON
1999        Meet me and me (video, d: Azed Majeed), Images Film Festival, Toronto, ON
1999        Meet me and me (video, d: Azed Majeed), New York Shorts Film and Video Festival, USA
1998        If wishes were horses, beggars would ride, Pousse-Café, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
1998        Chicago, Toronto Style, Eleven Eleven, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago USA
1998        I do, me too (w/Keith Manship) The Power Plant, Dwellers at the Threshold, Toronto, ON
1997        10th Cleveland Performance Art Festival, Cleveland USA
1998        9th Cleveland Performance Art Festival, Cleveland USA

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2003        Canada Council for the Arts, Travel Grant
2002        Canada Council InterArts Program, Creation/Production Grant
2002        UK Perrier Comedy Award Nominee, Edinburgh Fringe Festival
2000        Canada Council InterArts Program, Creation/Production Grant
1997        Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2006 (current)    Board of Directors, Fado Performance Inc. [www.performanceart.ca], Toronto, ON
2005 - 2006        Development Director, Images Festival [www.imagesfestival.com], Toronto, ON
2006 (current)    Programmer, REHAB Parkdale Film + Video Festival [www.rehabfilms.ca], Toronto, ON
2004 - 2005        Board of Directors, YYZ Artists' Outlet [www.yyzartistsoutlet.org], Toronto, ON
1997 (current)    Co-founder/coordinator/programmer, 7A*11D International Performance Art Festival
                              [www.7a-11d.ca], Toronto, ON

BIBLIOGRAPHY

02/01/06        NOW Magazine, Stage Section, Rhubarb Festival (preview)
08/22/02        NOW Magazine, Stage Section, Hysteria Festival (preview)
Spring 2006   Canadian Theatre Review, Volume 126 (text by Johanna Householder)
08/22/02        Metro Newspaper, Scotland UK (review)
08/18/02        The Sunday Times, Culture Section, Scotland UK (review)
08/24/97        The Independent, London UK (review)
03/11/02        The Gazette, Montréal PQ (theatre review)
2005              Winter 02 Lola 8
06/03/98        Galerie Largeness No.20, ISSN 1206-0097, One Night Stand
04/20/98        NOW Magazine (Theater Feature)
Fall 1997        Mix Magazine, Vol. 23.2 (image)
03/31/97        Galerie Largeness No.7, Multiples ISSN1206-0097, SPANK
Fall 1997        Cube Magazine, Issue 3-4 (article)
Spring 1997    P-Form Magazine, Issue 43