The Canadian Art Database
 

   
Fred McSherry


SELECT AWARDS

1995         Shelia MacKay Foundation
1994         Project Grant, Ministère de la Culture, Québec

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008        1916, Akau, Toronto
1994        The Word & The Book, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto
1992        Oeuvres Recentes, Maison de la Culture Marie-Uguay, Montreal
1990        Little Travesties, Glendon Gallery, Glendon College, Toronto

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009        Library and Archives Canada, online show, Ottawa
2008        Videoart, Art Claims Impulse Gallery, Berlin, Germany
               N + 1, Artpool, Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
2007        Stamp Images, Budapest Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary
2005        The Experimenter + The Art of Perception, Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
2004        Fourth Dimension, Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
               Abstract Paintings, Thames Art Gallery, Chatham ON
2003        Of the Third Kind, Artpool, Budapst, Hungary
2002        Parallel Realities, Artpool, Budapst, Hungary
2000        L’aréne des Livres, Centre d’exposition de l’Université de Montréal, Montréal
               Water, Kunstgebäude im Schlosshof, Bodenburg, Germany
               Artist Banknote Works, Museum für Weddel modern Kunst, Germany
1999        Foot-Ware, Artpool,Budapst, Hungary
               The Bristol Art Library, The Chelsea Arts Club, Chelsea, The British Library, Kings Cross, London, Site Gallery,
               Retrospective l990-l998, Galerie Glendon, York Univ., Toronto
1998        International Installation Festival, Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
1997        Boîte - Box, Newkapolcs Gallery, Kapolcs, Hungary; Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
1996        The Science Of Art and The Art Of Science, Westbeth Gallery, N.Y.C.
1995        Culture Slash Nation, Gallery TPW, Toronto
               A Book Is A Place, Kakali Papers, Vancouver; Centre culturel franco-manitobain, St. Boniface, Manitoba
               Paper Speak: A Global View, The Museum for Textiles, Toronto
               Constitution Of A Nation, The New Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
1994        Shouts And Whispers, Venue Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
               Books Ends & Odd Books, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta
               The Constitution Of A Nation, A Space, Toronto, Ontario
1993        Celebration Papier, La Tranchefile, Montreal
               Papermaking, McLennan Library, McGill University, Montreal
               The Constitution Of A Nation, Galerie Articule, Montreal
1992        Evergreen Third Annual, Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Ontario
               Decouverte Du Sud-Ouest, Maison de la Culture Marie-Uguay, Montréal
1991        Matiere Papier, Galerie McClure, Centre des Arts Visuels, Montreal
               Oeuvres Sur Papier, Galerie Occurrence, Montreal


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Centre Pompidou, Paris France
Museum für Weddel modern Kunst, Weddel, Germany
Kunstverein Bad Salzdetfurth e.V. Bodenburg, Germany
Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester NY
The Art Gallery of Ontario, E.P. Taylor, Research Library & Archives, Toronto
Artpool, Budapest, Hungary
Museum of Modern Art Library, Artists Book Collection, New York City
New York City Public Library, N.Y.C.
The National Gallery Library, Ottawa
William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA
Bruce Peel Special Collections, Library, University of Alberta, Edmonton
National Library of Canada, Ottawa
Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec, Montréal
Banff Centre Library, Banff Alberta
McLennan Library, McGill University, Montreal
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Ontario
Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario
Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario
Thames Art Centre, Chatham, Ontario
Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, Ontario
Lynnwood Arts Centre, Simcoe, Ontario;
Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario
Woodstock Art Gallery, Woodstock, Ontario;
St. Joseph's Hospital, London, Ontario

SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY

2008        McSherry Fred, The 'Refus Global' In Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: A Historical Consideration,
               [http://www.lepanoptique.com/]
2000        Samson Hélène, "L'arène des livres et le domaine des images", ETC Magazine #51
1999        McSherry, Fred and Cheryl Simon, "Destination Montreal", C Magazine #60 (November 1998 January 1999)
1997        Alix, Sylvie, "Labeur et bibeloquet d'artiste" cube 3 - 4, (October)
               McSherry, Fred and Cheryl Simon, "Exhibiting Disney", Borderlines (Fall)
1995        Sourkes, Cheryl and Lorraine, Johnson, Culture Slash Nation (catalogue insert), Border/Lines Magazine,
               Vol. 38/39, (October)
1994        During, Barbara, Shouts & Whispers (catalogue), Philadelphia: Venue Gallery,
               Mandel, Charles, PaperSpeak (catalogue), Edmonton: Subtext Gallery
1993        Carruthers, Dorothy, "Papermaking/La Fabrication du papier", Epilogue, Vol. 8, no. 1/2.
               Balz, Suzan Dionne, The Constitution of a Nation, (Catalogue), Montreal: Articule,
               Sonmor, Kevin, "Nation Review missed the point", Hour (dialogue), 20/05/93
               Goodes, Donald, "Anglo Art", Hour, 22/04/93
1991        Pomerance, Shelly, "Matière Papier", C.B.C. Radio, Saturday Spotlight, Montreal, 10/31/91.
               Grenier, Stephane "Papeterie Saint-Armand", Vie des Arts, (hiver) 1991-92 # 145
               Richard, A./ Robertson C., Performance in Canada 1970-90, (catalogue), Quebec: InterEditeur
               Cron, Marie-Michèle, "Oeuvres sur papier", Le Devoir, 25/05/91