John Hall
mfa1@shaw.ca

BIOGRAPHY

Born Edmonton, AB, 1943

Studied Alberta College of Art, 1960-1965
Instituto Allende, Mexico, 1965-1966

TEACHING POSITIONS

Numerous lectures, workshops and seminars across Canada and abroad.
2003-04     Okanagan University College, Kelowna BC
2002         Okanagan University College, summer session, Kelowna BC

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2004         "ASCENDING PLEASURES II-John Hall's Still Life Paintings Vernon Public Art Gallery, Vernon BC
2003         "Quodlibet" Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, AB
2000         "John Hall: Three Decades" Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, AB

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2004         "Okanagan University College faculty Exhibition" Okanagan University College, Kelowna BC
2004         "Okanagan University College faculty Exhibition" Washington State University, Pullman WA
2004         "San Francisco International Art Exposition" with the Newzones Gallery
2004         "PENDULUM/PENDULA"(collaborative paintings with Alexandra Haeseker) Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan
2003         "Affordable Art Fair" with the Newzones Gallery, New York NY
2003         "Valley Lakescapes & Still Lifes" 2-person exhibition with Joice M. Hall, Art Ark Gallery, Kelowna BC
2003         "10TH Annual Realism Invitational" Klaudia Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2003         "Beyond the Beauty" Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary AB
2003         "Art Miami" with the Newzones Gallery
2003         "San Francisco International Art Exposition" with the Newzones Gallery
2002         "PENDULUM/PENDULA"(collaborative paintings with Alexandra Haeseker) Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna BC
2002         "University of Calgary/Okanagan University College Exchange exhibition" University of Calgary,
                Dept. of Art Gallery, Calgary AB
2002         University of Calgary Faculty Exhibition Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB
2002         "The Meanings of Death" MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan
2002         "9TH Annual Realism Invitational" Van de Griff/Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2002         "Variety Pack: Pop Art's Legacy in Canada" Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB
2002         "ALBUM: ACAD @ 75 Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, AB
2002         University of Calgary Faculty Exhibition Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB
2001         "2nd Annual Toronto International Art Fair" with the Wynick/Tuck Gallery, Toronto, ON
2001         "8TH Annual Realism Invitational" Van de Griff/Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2001         University of Calgary Faculty Exhibition Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB

AWARDS

2002         Alumni Award of Excellence, the Alberta College of Art and Design

SELECTED BIBILOGRAPHY

2004         McGoogan, Ken, introduction to ASCENDING PLEASURE II-John Hall's Still Life Paintings, CD ROM catalogue,
                Vernon Public Art Gallery
2003         Priegert, Portia, "John & Joice Hall: Views From the Interior", cover article, Galleries West, Fall 2003, pp 12, 13
2003         Priegert, Portia, "A couple who paints together, exhibits together", Kelowna Daily Courier EVENT arts supplement,
                June 17-July 1, 2003, p14
2002         Priegert, Portia, "Tag Team Painting a Realistic Challenge: John Hall & Alexandra Haeseker clear the hurdles of
                creative collaboration, Kelowna Daily Courier EVENT arts supplement, Nov. 7-13, 2002, p14
2002         "Cover Story: Two minds in one glance": Capital News, Showcase arts supplement
2002         Rochfort, Desmond Dr., "Pendulum/Pendula: Collaborative Synthesis", Kelowna Art Gallery
2001         Donovan, Daniel, "Signs of the Spirit: The Donovan Collection at St. Michael's College", University of St. Michael's
                College, pp 7, 23 (colour plate)

VIDEO / CD ROM PRODUCTIONS

2004         "ASCENDING PLEASURES II- John Hall's Still Life Paintings" CD ROM catalogue, Vernon Public Art Gallery
2002         "JOHN HALL" Short film produced by Big Money Pictures for the BRAVO CHANNEL

COVER ART

2000         "The Last Generation", memoir by Alan Robertson, ISBN 0-9688019-0-0

WWW SITES

1996         http://www.islandnet.com/~bcma/museums/agso/hall.html On-line catalogue published on the occasion of the                 exhibition "La Disposición del Mercado", Art Gallery of the South Okanagan, Penticton, BC.

JOHN HALL IS REPRESENTED BY:

the Wynick/Tuck Gallery, Toronto, ON, CA, http://www.wynicktuckgallery.ca/artists/hall.htm
the Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, AB, CA, http://www.newzones.com/dynamic/artist.asp?ArtistID=41
and the Art Ark Gallery, Kelowna BC, CA, http://www.theartark.com/johnhall.html