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John Armstrong


John was born in Toronto, Ontario in 1955.
He currently lives and works in Toronto.

John is also an artist.
His work can be viewed from his Artist profile page.

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Brochure Essay
 Armstrong, John. "Roland Jean: I am the greatest." Mercer Union Toronto: Mercer Union, 1997
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 Armstrong, John. "Ron Terada." Toronto, Ontario: Mercer Union, 1997
[From Masquerade: Lucy Hogg, Tulsa Kinney, Ron Terada
(exhibition brochure), Mercer Union, Toronto, 1997]

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 Armstrong, John. "Faki: No Protest Songs." C International Contemporary Art 64.December 1999-February 2000 (2000)
[Open Studio Gallery]
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 Armstrong, John. "Denise Macharacek: Cake & Bread." Brampton: Art Gallery of Peel, 2003
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 Armstrong, John. "David Diviney: Hollow." Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Art, 2006
[Helen Pitt Gallery 2007]
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 Armstrong, John. "Jennifer Angus and John Hitchcock." 2006
[Open Studio, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Atanas Bozdarov and Tomasz Smereka: WADE." 2007
[Charles G. Williams Pool (Wabash and Sorauren)
and Carr Street Pool (Carr and Denison), Toronto, 2007]

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Catalogue Essay
 Armstrong, John. "Jeannie Thib: Preserve." Peterborough: Art Gallery of Peterborough, 2001
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 Armstrong, John. "Brent Roe: Roe Reversal." Kingston: Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 2002
[Who Means What / Brent Roe / Paintings / 1992-2001]
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Article
 Armstrong, John. "Andrew Hunter: A Rec Room Requiem." C International Contemporary Art 56. November 1997-January 1998 (1997)
[Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, Ontario]
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 Armstrong, John. "Ben Walmsley, Still." C International Contemporary Art 55. Fall (1997)
[Garnet Press Gallery, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Robert Birch Gallery: Location Location Location." C International Contemporary Art 63. September-November 1999 (1999)
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 Armstrong, John. "Seeing Jeannie Thib." C International Contemporary Art 67.68.Winter 2000-2001 (2000)
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 Armstrong, John. "Vacation in Black and White: The Travels of Dianne Bos." C International Contemporary Art 65. Spring (2000)
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 John Armstrong. "'Painting: dead again?' The coffin keeps being slammed shut on painting but the lid springs open." The Globe and Mail Toronto: The Globe and Mail, Dec. 2, 2001
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 Armstrong, John. "Wren Jackson and Tableau Vivant: 1995-2000." C International Contemporary Art 69. Spring (2001)
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Book Review
 Armstrong, John. "Milne gets Pantheon treatment." The Globe and Mail 30 January 1999
[review of David B. Milne: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings]
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Film Review
 Armstrong, John. "Portrait of the artist in celluloid: Ed Harris's 'Pollock'." The Globe and Mail 16 March 2001
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Review
 Armstrong, John. "Lorène Bourgeois: Large-Scale Monotypes." ArtsAtlantic 39.Winter 1990-1991 (1990)
[Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD, Halifax]
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 Armstrong, John. "Mary Balomenos, Catch(e)." C Magazine 33.Spring (1992)
[Gallery 101, Ottawa, and Galerie Sans Nom, Moncton]
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 Armstrong, John. "Artes Moriendi: Carlo Cesta, Lisa Neighbour, Fastwürms." C Magazine 38.Summer (1993)
[Toronto Sculpture Garden]
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 Armstrong, John. "Fairfield Porter: An American Artist." Artword 20.Winter (1994)
[The Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo]
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 Armstrong, John. "Laurie Walker - A Material Writing of Things." C Magazine 43.Fall (1994)
[Gairloch Gardens (Oakville Galleries), Oakville, Ontario]
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 Armstrong, John. "Lucy Hogg." C Magazine 42.Summer (1994)
[Vancouver Art Gallery]
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 Armstrong, John. "Misrule at the Apollo." C Magazine 44.Winter (1994)
[12 Temperance Street, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Denyse Thomasos." C Magazine 45.Spring (1995)
["Mud," Ottawa Art Gallery and Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Francesca Vivenza." QW 3 3.Summer (1995)
[The Art Gallery of Hamilton and The Koffler Gallery, North York]
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 Armstrong, John. "Paul Collins." C International Contemporary Art 48.Winter 1995/96 (1995)
[Galerie Janos, Paris]
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 Armstrong, John. "Peter Bowyer: Further Arrangement." C Magazine 47. Fall 1995 (1995)
[The Power Plant, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Julie Voyce, The Solo Show with a Boutique." C International Contemporary Art 52.Winter 1996/97 (1996)
[The Art Gallery of Mississauga]
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 Armstrong, John. "Peter Legris." C International Contemporary Art 50.Summer (1996)
[Costin and Klintworth Gallery, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "The Tim Jocelyn Collection." C International Contemporary Art 49.Spring (1996)
[The Museum for Textiles, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Angela Grauerholz." Border Crossings 16.4 Fall (1997)
[Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, and Oakville Galleries' reception foyer]
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 Armstrong, John. "Oliver Girling, Soft Image." C International Contemporary Art 54. Fall (1997)
[The Red Head Gallery, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Painting Disorders: Fast." Border Crossings 16.2. Spring 1997 (1997)
[520 King Street West, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Eliza Griffiths, Karate Girls and Protégés ." C International Contemporary Art 57. February-March (1998)
[Mercer Union, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Robert Wiens at Susan Hobbs's Gallery." C International Contemporary Art 59. September-November (1998)
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 Armstrong, John. "Sadko Hadzihasanovic." C International Contemporary Art 57. February/March (1998)
[Artcite Inc., Windsor, Ontario]
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 Armstrong, John. "Tom Bendtsen and Ross Sinclair at Mercer Union." Parachute 90. April-June (1998)
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 Armstrong, John. "Sandra Rechico: 'gulp'." 62. May-July 1999 (1999)
[Art Gallery of Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario]
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 Armstrong, John. "Lucy Hogg: Closet Abstracts." C International Contemporary Art 67.68.Winter 2000-2001 (2000)
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 Armstrong, John. "Rapprochement? Carmelo Arnoldin and Judith Schwarz: Portal." C International Contemporary Art 66.Summer (2000)
[The Koffler Gallery, North York]
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 Armstrong, John. "Colette Laliberté, Conundrum." Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Art, 2006
[Wynick/Tuck Gallery, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "In Review: Harold Feist." Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Art, 2006
[Gallery One, Toronto]
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 Armstrong, John. "Sandor Ajzenstat, Convergence Machine." Toronto, Ontario: Canadian Art, 2006
[Part of Arraymusic’s SCRATCH!3, The Case Goods Warehouse, Distillery District, Toronto]
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