The Canadian Art Database

Craig Stuart Love

862 Banning Street
Winnipeg Manitoba
Telephone 204-997-2300

upcoming installation with Make Work Projects, Saskatoon, Canada
upcoming installation at Parlour, Winnipeg, Canada.
Library, Library, Winnipeg Canada. [solo show]

Library, Library, Winnipeg, Canada.
Voided exhibition/site-specific multiple at Hole in the Wall Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada. [solo show]
datumerrata exhibition of a new portfolio of mixed media prints in collaboration with artist William Eakin, Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, Canada. [two-person show]
Publishes 21 6"x9" paperback books: The Kill (A Woven Corpus)[5 volumes], Plus Minus Equals [4 versions], The Poems of Hart Crane [2 versions], Endymionette, Moonglow For Two Johns, Paisley Commas, [4 versions] C.M.V.L. [4 versions], Weldon Kees, Openings, Noh Openings Edited, Speech Impediments:BCDJWXYZ,& ROYGBIV Rainbows.

Un Salon de Stimulation de la Qualite. A la fois a Divertir et a Affiner. La Deuxieme Partie. Golden City Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada.
Days of Rinds and Woe (new older paintings), Semai Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada. [solo show]

ABotM, Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada.
FAX, Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, Canada.

P.I.S.S. Open House, Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, Canada.

Revolver Uptown, with Gallery One-One-One, Winnipeg, Canada.

Under the Influence, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.
Horror Vacui: Love Drawings, G+ Gallery, Toronto, Canada. [solo show]

Mosquitoes, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York City, U.S.A. [solo show]
The Line of Beauty, Kathleen Cullen Gallery, New York City, U.S.A..
No Future with Cliff Eyland, Gallery 803, Winnipeg, Canada. [two-person show]
The Obsessed & Compulsive Body, G+ Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
In Your Dreams, Travelling group exhibition, Canada then travelling to Germany (2007) and Australia (2008-10).

Life and Limb, Feigen Gallery, New York City, U.S.A. Curated by David Humphrey.
Threesome, with Cliff Eyland and Krisjanis Kaktins-Gorsline, Cream Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada.

Newton's Prism: Layer Painting, Gallery One-One-One, Winnipeg, Canada.

Fire in the HOLE, Winnipeg Free Press, September 5, 2013. (preview)
*In Your Dreams. Australian Textile Forum, Issue 3, 2008. (Images)
City Report: Winnipeg. Guy Maddin & Robert Enright, Frieze, March 2006.
Love Lettrist. Bordercrossings, November 2005. (Interview and images)
*Life and Limb. Peter Schjeldal, The New Yorker, August 1, 2005.
*Life and Limb. Martha Schwendener, Artforum. (online)
Between You and Me: Life and Limb at Feigen Contemporary. Ian Green, New York Arts Magazine, July 2005.
Gallery Going. David Cohen, The New York Sun, June 30, 2005.

2014, Awarded a Manitoba Arts council A grant ($10 000) to travel to Scotland to fabricate sculpture and collect audio for a forthcoming exhibition.
2011, Awarded a Winnipeg Arts council grant ($5000) to produce an artist book related to the writings of Paisley weaver/poet Robert Tannahill.
2010, Semi-finalist in the Art Gallery of York University's (AGYU) Artist's Book of the Moment for the book "WORK IS A FOUR LETTER WORD".
2009, Manitoba Arts Council A Grant ($10,000) Project grant for research and creation of a new body of work related to the paisley pattern, Paisley poet/weaver Robert Tannahill and Paisley, Scotland.
2006, Manitoba Arts Council B Grant ($4,000) Project grant for the production of new paintings.
2004, Nominee for the Joan Mitchell Prize in Painting.

2014 Public Interview at the Winnipeg Free Press News Cafe, with Sarah Swan
2013 Artist Talk, University of Manitoba Art Lab
2013 Mini-Lecture Tours, Winnipeg Art Gallery, concerning works of L.S. Lowry & Morris Louis.
2009 Lecture, University of Manitoba, School of Fine Arts, Thesis seminar.
2008 Lecture, University of Manitoba, School of Fine Arts, painting department.
2007 Lecture, University of Guelph, School of Fine Arts and Music

2013 Sessional Instuctor in Drawing 1, Brandon University, Visual and Aboriginal Art.
2010-11 Visiting Lecturer in Painting 2, University of Manitoba, School of Art.
2009-10 Visiting Lecturer in Painting 2, University of Manitoba, School of Art.
2007-08 Sessional Instructor, Advanced Drawing, University of Manitoba, School of Art.
2003-04 Instructor Sophomore Painting (Stuart Diamond, advisor), Parson's at the New School.

2004 MFA, Fine Arts, Parson's School of Design, New School University.
1999 BFA Honours Thesis in Painting, University of Manitoba.
1993-1995 Under-graduate Studies in English Literature, University of Manitoba.
Completed workshops in cyanotype, bookbinding and letterpress printing at Martha Street Studio.

Artexte, Montreal
York University Art Gallery (AGYU), Ontario
Various private collections in Canada and the United States.

Project Manager for Cliff Eyland, Millenium Library, W.A.C. public art commission, Winnipeg. 2009
Site Manager for Germaine Koh, Central Park, W.A.C. public art commission, Winnipeg. 2011
Project Manager for Cliff Eyland, Meadows Library, public art commission, Edmonton. 2014
Project Manager for Cliff Eyland, Halifax Central Library, public art commission, Halifax. 2014