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Tony Urquhart, CM

EDUCATION


1958         Bachelor of Fine Art, Albright Art School, Buffalo, New York
1956         Diploma, Albright Art School, Buffalo, New York
1955         Yale Summer School

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2001         Drawing retrospective, Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John’s (November);
                travelled to London Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museums, London, Ontario (2002)
2001         The Gallery, Stratford, Stratford, Ontario (March); travelled to Thames Art Gallery, Chatham, Ontario
                (14 September - 28 October); Gallery Lampton (Sarnia, Ontario) (November)
2000         An Urquhart Sampler, University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta (25 October-15 December)
2000         The Pumphouse Gallery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario (August)
2000         Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario (April)
2000         Moore Gallery (March)
1998         Moore Gallery, Toronto
1996         Galerie Véronique, Smagghe, Paris
1995         Two-artist exhibition (with Ron Bloore), Moore Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario
1993         Wynick/ Tuck Gallery, Toronto (May)
1993         Dialogues of Reconciliation: The Imagination of Tony Urquhart, accompanied by Cells of Ourselves:
                Drawings by Tony Urquhart  Peterborough Art Gallery, Peterborough, Ontario (10 February -21 March)
1992         Magnum Books Gallery, Ottawa,
1992         Souvenir, Glendon Gallery, York University, Toronto
1992         Cells of Ourselves, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario  (December); travelled to the University of Manitoba,
                Winnipeg (October); Mount St. Vincent Art Gallery, Halifax; Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John´s;
                Grimsby Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario (January)
1992         Dialogues of Reconciliation: The Imagination of Tony Urquhart, The Art Gallery of the San Antonio Art Institute,
                San Antonio, Texas (July); travelled to Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, University of California, Santa Cruz (January)
1991         Wynick/ Tuck Gallery, February.
1991         Cells of Ourselves, Rodman Hall Art Gallery, St. Catharines, Ontario; Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound,
                Ontario; Art Gallery of St. Thomas, St. Thomas, Ontario.
1991         Dialogues of Reconciliation: The Imagination of Tony Urquhart, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, co-sponsored
                by the Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario (17October – 30 November); touring to March 1993.
1990         Drawings from Cells of Ourselves, Wynick/ Tuck/ Gallery, Toronto
1990         Thielson Gallery, London, Ontario (10 bas reliefs, 2 box-sculptures, 15 oil-on-paper, 8 prints).
1988         Worlds Apart, The Symbolic Landscapes of Tony Urquhart (retrospective exhibition totalling 117 works: drawings,
                paintings and sculptures), London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario; travelled to Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario;
                Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario; and The Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina
1987         Bau-xi Gallery, Toronto.
1987         Bau-xi Gallery, Vancouver.
1987         Moore Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario
1986         Galerie Don Stewart, Montreal (September)
1986         Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (March).
1986         Blyth Festival, Blyth, Ontario (with Rob Skipper) (August-September)
1985         Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, Spring.
1985         President´s Corridor, New Hall, University of Waterloo (February)
1985         Etchings (with Hugh Mackenzie), Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (11-30 May)
1984         Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (20 October - 8 November)
1983         Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (May)
1983         Gardens in Wide Landscape Conference, (with Geoffrey James), Trinity College, University of Toronto, Toronto
                (August-September)
1982         Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto.
1982         Wallack Gallery, Ottawa.
1982         La Galerie Charlotte Frenette, Quebec City (21 November - 6 December)
1982         Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver (1-18 November)
1982         Roderigue LeMay Gallery, Ottawa.
1981         Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver (30 March -11 April)
1981         Thresholds, Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (21 March - 9 April).
1979         Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown (December)
1978-80    25 Years: Tony Urquhart Retrospective, organized by Kitchener--Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
                (December, 1978); travelled to Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario (January 1979); York
1978         University Art Gallery, Toronto (February); Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario (May);
1978         Hamilton Art Gallery (July 1979); Art Gallery of Brantford, (August); Thames Art Centre, Chatham, Ontario (October);
                Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown (December); Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John´s (February);
                Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax (April, 1980); University of Victoria, Maltwood Gallery, Victoria (August)
1978         Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto.
1978         Backroom Gallery, Victoria (with Hugh MacKenzie)
1977         Nancy Poole´s Studio, Toronto.
1976         Backroom Gallery, Victoria (with Hugh Mackenzie)
1975         Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh
1975         Nancy Poole’s Studio, Toronto
1975         Urquhart-Bates (with Patricia Martin Bates), Maison culturel, Paris; Canada House, London
1974         Edinboro State College, Edinboro, Pennsylvania
1974         Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario.
1974         Backroom Gallery, Victoria
1974         Nancy Poole´s Studio, Toronto.
1973         Nancy Poole’s Studio, Toronto
1972         Nancy Poole´s Studio, Toronto.
1972         University of Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario (10 box-sculptures, 20 drawings).
1972         The Isaacs Gallery, March 25.
1971         Rodman Hall, St. Catharines, Ontario, and Concordia University Art Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal.
1971         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (April)
1970         Tony Urquhart – Reunion  (retrospective), London Public Library and Art Museum, London, Ontario
1969         Pandora´s Box Gallery, Victoria
1968         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (November).
1966         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (October)
1965         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (May).
1964         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (March)
1964         Hart House Art Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1963         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (13 February - 4 May)
1963         Hart House Art Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1962         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (April)
1962         Hart House Art Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1961         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (August)
1961         Hart House Art Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1960         Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis
1960         Hart House Art Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1959         Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg
1959         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (September)
1959         Waddington Gallery, Montreal.
1959         Hart House, Art Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto
1957         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (October)
1957         The Isaacs Gallery, Toronto (January)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS                   

2000         Open House, Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa (October)
1996         Terre en Transit, 7th National Biennial of Ceramic Art, Trois Rivières, Quebec
1995         Printmakers at Riverside, Macdonald Stewart Art Centre (January); travelled to MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario (April);
                Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario (June); Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario (November)
1995         Korean/ Canada Exchange Exhibition, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, and Justine M. Barnicke Gallery,
                Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
1995         Summer in the City, Harbinger Gallery
1993         Heart of London Revisited, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1993         The Crisis of Abstraction, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; travelled to Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina;
                Glenbow Museum, Calgary; Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
1992         Painting From 1960 to the Present, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1990         Fine Arts at Waterloo, 4th-year student/ faculty show, Modern Languages Gallery, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1990         Blast from the Past, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1989         Artifact, Memoryand Desire, Gallery/ Stratford, Stratford, Ontaro (5-artist summer show.)
1989         Blue, Durham Art Gallery, Durham, Ontario
1988         Octagon Project (10 artists on a glacier), 6 days in August, Comox, British Columbia; exhibition, Comox, in December
1988         Yellow, Durham Art Gallery, Durham, Ontario (1 work)
1986         Art in a Box, Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, Ontario (October)
1986         Making Their Mark, Modern Languages Gallery, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1985         Canada Council Art Bank Sculpture, National Arts Centre, Ottawa (December.)
1985         Then and Now (Zacks Collection), Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen´s University, Kingston, October.
1985         Save Life on Earth (ne of six Canadian artists invited to participate), Yugoslavia (October); toured for two years
                to various countries
1985         The Artist Collects, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario (September-October)
1985         Canada Council Art Bank Works, Hull, Quebec (1 April 1 – 3 May)
1984         Eccentricities, University of Waterloo: Arts Centre Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario (6 Se[tember - 7 October)
1984         University of Waterloo Art Faculty Exhibition, Concourse Gallery, Wilfrid Laurier University, Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario
                (28 March - 6 April)
1983         The Hand Holding the Brush: Self Portraits by Canadian Artists, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario (touring, 1983-84)
1983         Paintings from the 1960s, Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto (September)
1983         Regionalism in London Art in the ´60´s, McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
1982         La Sculpture au Canada depuis 1970, Université du Québec à Montréal: Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal
1982         Canada Council Art Bank, Stewart Hall Gallery, Pointe Claire, Quebec.
1982         Canada Council Art Bank, Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
1982         Small Sculpture, Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto
1982         Elora Festival Group Show.
1982         Heritage and New Wave Part II: After the War 1945 1970, Rodman Hall, St. Catharines, Ontario
1981         25th Anniversary Exhibition, Kitcener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo,  Ontario
1979         Sculpture ´79, Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto
1978         Sayde Bronfman Centre, Montreal
1978         Six Artists: The Creative Process, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (with Robert Harris, Alex Colville, John Gould,
                John Macgregor and Lynn Donahgue) (touring)
1978         Gallery House Sol, Georgetown, Ontario
1977         Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto
1977         University of Waterloo Faculty Exhibition, Victoria Playhouse, Blyth, Ontario
1977         Images of Sport, University of Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario
1977         Western Ontario Annual, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1977         Artforms, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1976-77    Changing Visions: The Canadian Landscape, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (touring).
1976         La Boite, Musée d´art modeme de la ville de Paris, Paris
1976         Gallery House Sol, Georgetown, Ontario (with Barker Fairley and Andreas Dnenters)
1976         Lynnwood Art Centre, Simcoe, Ontario (with Nancy-Lou Patterson and Virgil Burnett)
1975         Ontario Now, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario; and Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
1975         Western Ontario Annual, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1975         Anniversary Exhibition, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Toronto.
1975         The Ontario Community Collects, Art Gallery of Ontario, Torontoi (touring).
1974         Present Company, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (New Wing opening show)
1974         Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario (with Walter Bachinski and Weinstein)
1974         New Landscapes, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa.
1973         Banque d´oeuvres d´art, Centre culturel canadien, Paris, France.
1973         Drawing Biennial, Lugano, Switzerland.
1973         Toronto Painting 1953-1965, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
1968         Canadian Artists ´68, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
1967         Heart of London, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa (touring)
1967         Sculpture ´67, City Hall Plaza, Toronto (organized by the National Gallery)
1967         Expo ´67, Canadian Pavilion, drawings and prints section
1967         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1966         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1965         19 Canadian Painters, J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky.
1965         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1964         Surrealism in Canadian Painting, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1964         Art of the Americas and Spain, Madrid; Barcelona; Rome; Paris
1964         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1963         Biennale de la Jeunesse Paris, Musée d´art modeme, Paris
1963         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1962         Recent Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York
1962         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1961         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1960         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1959         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1958         20th International Biennial Watercolour Exhibition, Brooklyn, New York.
1958         Guggenheim International, Guggenheim Museum, New York.
1958         The 1958 Pittsburgh Bicentennial International Exhibition of Contemporary Paintings and Sculpture,
                Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
1958         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1957         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1956         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1955         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto
1954         Annual Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto

COMMISSIONS

1987         Winner of Macdonald Stewart Art Centre Outdoor Sculpture Competition, Guelph, Ontario
1983         Design for two postcards for Amnesty International
1977         Waterloo County Court House bas-reliefs, Kitchener, Ontario
1973-74    Artist/ designer, Canada Council Christmas cards (Ottawa: Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa
1966         Mural of Niagara Falls for the Government of Ontario, Lorne Block, Queen’s Park, Toronto
1965         13 historical murals for the Sky Lounge Tower in Niagara Falls, Ontario

COVER ILLUSTRATIONS

Cover illustration and 30 drawings for Memories of a Governor General´s Daughter, by Joan Michener and Terence Heath
(Ottawa: Privately Printed, distributed by McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1985).       
Cover illustration and four drawings for Storm Glass, by Jane Urquhart (Erin, Ontario: The Porcumpine’s Quill, 1987).
Eight colour and ten black-and-white drawings for In Search of Leonardo, by Matt Cohen.
Ten drawings for Away From Home, ed. by Kildare Dobbs (Toronto, 1986)
Eleven drawings for I am Walking in the Garden of His Imaginary Palace, by Jane Urquhart (Toronto: Ontario: AYA Press, 1982)
Cover drawing for Four Square Garden, ed. by  (Straftford, Ontario: Pasdeloup Press, for University of Waterloo, 1981)
Cover drawing for Butcher’s Tale, by Rikki (Toronto: AYA Press, 1981)
Artist/ designer, Canada Council Christmas cards (Ottawa: Canada Council for the Arts, 1973-74)
Twenty-five animal drawings for The Broken Ark, ed. by Michael Ondaatje (Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1969)
Cover design for Poetry (Chicago, 1973)
Cover illustration, Quarry (Kingston)        

COLLECTIONS

Art Bank, British Columbia Government, Victoria
Art Gallery of Cobourg, Ontario
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John’s
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
The Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa
Gallery Lampton, Sarnia, Ontario
Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto
The Hirschorn Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Imperial Oil Ltd., Calgary
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener
Lavalin Inc., Montreal
London Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museums, London, Ontario
McClelland and Stewart Publishers, Toronto
MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina
Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, Montreal
Museo Civico, Lugano, Switzerland
Museum of Modem Art, New York
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Norcen Industries Ltd., Toronto
Queen´s University, Kingston, Ontario
Robert McLaughlin Art Gallery, Oshawa, Ontario
Simcoe Art Gallery, Simcoe
Sir George Williams University, Montreal
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg        

GRANTS/AWARDS/HONORS          

1995         Awarded Member of The Order of Canada
1991         Canada Council Travel Grant
1990         Alcuin Society Award for Cells of Ourselves (Canadian books)
1982         Canada Council Project Cost Grant
1981         Canada Council Project Costs Grant
1979         Senior Arts Grant, Canada Council
1976         Canada Council Travel Grant
1975         Canada Council Travel Grant
1975         Purchase Award, London Art Gallery, annual exhibition
1975         Research Grant, University of Waterloo
1974         Canada Council Travel Grant
1974         Editions 1 Award, Ontario Arts Council
1974         Winner, Print Competition, Ontario Arts Council
1970         Canada Council Travel Grant
1969         Canada Council Travel Grant
1967         Canada Council Travel Grant
1963         Canada Council Special “B” Grant
1961         Baxter Award, Ontario Society of Artists
1960         Purchase Prize, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
1955-62    Prizes, Winnipeg Show, Winnipeg (inclusive)
1958         First Prize, Western New York Annual, Buffalo, New York
1958         Award for “The Best Balanced Section” (5 paintings), Canadian Section, Guggenheim International, New York

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE         

Teaching and Administration

1999         Retired from chairmanship, Department of Fine Arts, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario; appointed Professor Emeritus
1990         Painting demonstration, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1982-85    Chairman, Department of Fine Arts, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1977-79    Chairman, Department of Fine Arts, University of Waterloo
1972         Professor, Fine Arts, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1970-72    Associate Professor, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
1967-70    Assistant Professor, University of Western Ontario
1966-67    Lecturer, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario

Papers, Lectures and Visitorships

2000         Visiting artist and talk (to Art Now class), University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta (October)
2000         Visiting artist, Keyano College, Fort McMurray, Northwest Territories (October)
2000         Talk, Open House, Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa (October)
2000         Talk and visiting artist, Toronto School of Art, Toronto
1999         Talk and visiting artist, McMaster University, Hamilton
1999         Talk on “The London Scene,” McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario
1996         The University of Waterloo President’s Committee, Seagram Museum, Kitchener, Ontario
1995         Live drawing performance, “Trillium Plus Series,” London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1995         Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario
1995         “Friends of the Library” lecture, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
1995         Live drawsing performance, Eden Mills Literary Festival, Eden Mills, Ontario
1995         “Canadian Culture Series,” Montreal Museum of Fine Art, Montreal
1995         Niagara District 50th Anniversary speaker, Niagara Falls, Ontario
1992         Talk at San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonia, California ((July)
1990         "The Garden in Contemporary Canadian Art", seminar, York University.
1990         Address given to the graduating students at Fanshawe College.
1990         University Art Association of Canada conference, Winnipeg (November)
1990         St. Catharines Art Association, Rodman Hall, St. Catharines, Ontario
1990         Panel, "Passing the Baton 111", University Art Association of Canada, Montreal (organized and chaired) (October)
1990         Painting demonstration, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1989         Panel,  "Passing the Baton 11", University Art Association of Canada, Winnipeg.(organized and chaired)
1989         "Artist in Action," Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina
1988         Two talks at the Art Gallery of Hamilton Art Gallery, one to the public, the other to University of Waterloo students.
1988         Organized and prepared a panel for "Passing the Baton", University Art Association of Canada, Quebec. (November)
1988         "European Spaces," University of Guelph, School of Landscape Architecture, Guelph, Ontario
1982-85    Resident artist, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario

Curating

1965         Organized Swinging London, a touring exhibition of 15 London, Ontario artists, for the Art Gallery
                at the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario

Artist-in-Residence

1996         Cill Rialaig Artist Colony, Ballenshelligs, County Kerry, Ireland (first Canadian to be invited)
1982-85    Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1960-65    First artist-in-residence, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

Juries and Committees

2001         Chair, Fundraising Committee, MacIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
2001         Board member, Gallery 96, Stratford, Ontario
2001         Board member, Performing Arts Lodge, Stratford, Ontario
1990         Juror, Ontario Arts Council, ($5000.00 award), 3-day jury, Toronot
1990         Juror, Canada Council Senior Arts Award, Ottawa
1990         Juror, Canada Council "B" grants, Ottawa
1990         Juror, Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa
1988         Chair, Acquisitions Committee, Kitchener-Warterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1988         Juror, Macdonald Stewart National Sculpture Competition, Guelph, Ontaro
1984         Member, Acquisitions Committee, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery (chair, 1993 -    )
1984-88    Member, Board of Governors, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
1978-85    Chair, the Jack Chambers Memorial Foundation, London, Ontario
1973-77    Member, Board of Governors, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
1972         Member, Advisory Committee, Banff School of Fine Arts, Banff, Alberta

Assessor

1992         Assessor for the Ontario Council of Universities Review Board.
1992         Assessed the Departments of Drawing and Painting/ Printmaking/ ExperimentaI Art at the Ontario College of Art,
                Toronto; report submitted
1988         Invited to review the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Guelph as an individual reviewer
                and as a part of a second committee; 20 page report submitted in April
1987         Assessor for the Graduate Program at York University; report submitted
1978         Assessor for the Graduate Program at the University of Windsor; report submitted

Professional Memberships

Canadian Artists Representation (CAR) (founding member [secretary], with Jack Chambers [president] and Kim Ondaatje [treasurer])
Canadian Society of Graphic Arts (resigned, mid-1960s)
Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour (resigned, mid-1960s)
Ontario Society of Artists (resigned, mid-1960s)
Royal Canadian Academy of Arts

PUBLICATIONS WITH ARTWORKBY TONY URQUHART        

Brulotte, Gaetan. The Secret Voice Stories, by Gaetan Brulotte. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. Erin, Ontario: Porcupine’s Quill, 1990.
Burnett, Virgil, ed. Four Square Garden, ed. by  (Straftford, Ontario: Pasdeloup Press, for University of Waterloo, 1981. Cover design.
Cohen, Matt. In Search of Leonardo. Illustrated by Tony Urquhart. Toronto: Coach House Press, 1985.
Dobbs, Kildare, ed. Away From Home, ed. by Kildare Dobbs. Toronto:  Deneau, 1985.
Griggs, Terry. Quickenings,by Terry Griggs. Erin, Ontario: Porcupines Quill, 1990. Colour photo of Urquhart artwork on cover,
Jennings, Fabian. Pigs, Monkeys, Crocodiles: Three Poems. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. [n.p., 197-?].
MacKinnon, Stuart. Warbrain: Poems by Stuart MacKinnon, Artwork by Tony Urquhart (Waterloo, Ontario: Penumbra Press, 1994.
McPherson, Anne. Walking to the Saints: A Little Pilgrimage in France. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. Ottawa and Toronto: Novalis Press/
New York: Paulist Press, 2000.
Michener, Joan, and Terence Heath. Memories of a Governor General´s Daughter. Ottawa: Privately Printed, distributed
by McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1985. Cover illustration and 30 drawings.      
Ondaatje, Michael, ed. A Book of Beasts. Drawings by Tony Urquhart, Poems chosen by Michael Ondaatje. Ottawa: Oberon Press, c. 1971.
Ondaatje, Michael. The Broken Ark. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1969.
Ondaatje, Michael. Secular Love: Poems. New York: Norton and Co., 1985. Cover drawing by Tony Urquhart.
Poetry (Chicago, 1973). Cover design.
Quarry (Kingston). Cover design.
Rikki (Rikki Ducornet). Butcher’s Tale, by Rikki. Toronto: AYA Press, 1981. Cover design.
Urquhart, Jane. False Shuffles. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. Victoria: Press Porcépic, 1982.
Urquhart, Jane. I am Walking in the Garden of His Imaginary Palace. Eleven poems for Le Notre by Jane Urquahart, panoramas by Tony Urquhart. Toronto: Aya Press, 1982.
Urquhart, Jane. Storm Glass. Erin, Ontario: The Porcupine’s Quill, 1987. Cover illustration and four drawings.
Urquhart, Jane, ed. Soho Square Anthology. With 8 drawings by Tony Urquhart. London: Bloomsbury, 1990.

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Note: an asterisk (*) following an entry indicates an exhibition catalogue or brochure.                  

Baele, Nancy. "Boxing riddles into monumental shapes", Ottawa Citizen, 19 April 1992, p. C2.
Bodolai, Joe. “Recent Drawings by Tony Urquhart.” Artscanada (Toronto) 33, no. 1 (1976): 38-39.
Brzezinski, Famey. "Tony Urquhart." Artweek (November 1991): 16.
Cameron, Dorothy. “Reunion with Tony Urquhart.” Artscanada 28, no. 2 (1971): 41-48.
Carmichael, Sharon. "Artists arrive in CV." The Courtenay Comox Valley Record (Comox, British Columbia), 17 August 1988, pg. B1.
Carmichael, Sharon. "Natives share glacial tales." The Courtenay Comox Valley Record (Comox, British), 24 August 1988, p. B1.
Crawford, Lois. "Viewer ensnared by artist´s timeless work." Burlington Post (Burlington, Ontario), 10 April 1987, p. E6.
Dault, Gary Michael, and Tony Urquhart. Cells of Ourselves: Drawings by Tony Urquhart, elaborated upon and arranged around
the idea of a cage by Gary Michael Dault. Introduction by Tony Urquhart. Erin, Ontario: The Porcupine’s Quill, 1989.
Douglas, Vaughan. "Wellesley is home to the Master of Opening Boxes.” Crossroads, 17 January 1990, pp. 1A -2A.
"En quête de la réalité essentielle.” Le Bien Public (Dijon, France), 7 mai 1980. *
Hollands, Judy. "Azzarello provides feast for sense." Imprint, 15 September 1989, p. 12B.
Howe, Linda. "Tony Urquhart: A Casual Intensity.” University of Waterloo Alumni Magazine (Waterloo, Ontario) (July 1990): 19-20.
Howe, Linda. "Worlds Apart: Tony Urquhart´s works on show." Univerity of Waterloo Gazette (Waterloo, Ontario),
14 September 1988, p. 5
Hujer, Elaine. "Good things come in Urquhart´s magical boxes." McMaster Courier (McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario) 11, no. 6 (24 March 1992): 4.
Inglis, Grace. "Just like magic: A rare opportunity to see the work of Tony Urquhart." The Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, Ontario),
11 April 1987, p. C4.
Kopun, Charles. "Art Gallery goes green with new exhibit." Peterborough Examiner (Peterborough, Ontario), 29 October 1992.
Kucherawy, Dennis. "Urquhart exhibit ´fascinating journey."´ The London Free Press (London, Ontario), 12 May 1979, p. B9.
Langer, Monika. “Tony Urquhart’s ‘Landscape in Flux.’” Artscanada (Toronto) 35, no. 3 (1978): 30-35.
"Library Acquires Three Archives." Friends of the University of Waterloo Newsletter (Waterloo, Ontario) 1, no. 2 (Autumn 1990).
Littman, Sol. "Tony´s work deals with death but he treats it so cheerfully." The Toronto Star, 17 February 1979.
Litwin, Grania. "Group of eight top Canadian artists mounts expedition to Comox Glacier." Comox Times (Comox, British Columbia),
23 July 1988.
"Local Prize Winner." Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario), 1956.
"London Art in Site." At Your Art and Historical Museums (London Regional Art Gallery and Historical Museums, London, Ontario)
9 (January/ April 1991): 2.
MacDonald, Carrie. "Artist finds inspiration in the unusual graveyards of France." The Independent (National Edition),
2 September 1986, p. 14.
Mackenzie, Lee. "Artists´ group blasts Octagon." Comox District Free Press (Comox, British Columbia), 17 August 1988, p. A.
Mays, John Bentley. "Artist looks deep into symbolic well." The Globe and Mail, 26 March 1981, p. 17.
Mays, John Bentley. "Urquhart´s notebook pages capture curious enclosures." The Globe and Mail (Toronto), 18 December 1989.
"The National Sculpture Competition doubly successful." The Macdonald Stewart Art Centre Newsletter (Guelph, Ontario) (May 1987).
Needham, Gerald. Tony Urquhart: Souvenir. Toronto: Glendon Gallery, York University, 1992.*
"Octagon deserves its woes, Glacier Trip succeeds, says Durant. 10 artists will take a hike." Kitchener-Waterloo Record (Kitchener, Ontario), 22 July 1988. p. C4.
Ondaatje, Michael. “Dying on Lawns.” Tony Urquhart Reunion. London, Ontario: London Public Library and Art Museum, 1970.*
Past and Present (February 1990) (cover and 4 illustrations of work).
"Photo Essay: “Tony Urquhart, Painter, Sculptor, Draughtsman." Past and Present (February 1990): 7-8
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Ontario), 1 April 1989, p. 13.
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