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The Collector's Gallery - Fine Canadian Art

 
Greg Edmonson
GREG EDMONSON

EDUCATION

1985 Masters of Fine Art Degree, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
1983 Bachelor of Fine Art Degree, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
1985-1986 The Banff School of Fine Arts, Banff, Alberta

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 "Memory and Illusion", Bugera Matheson Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2011 "Memoryscapes", Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2007 "New Paintings", Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2007 "Transformative Landscapes", Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton,AB
2006 "New Works", Wallace Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
2004 "Grid Paintings", Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2002 "Spectrum", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary,AB
2001 "The Persistence of Memory", Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery, Medicine Hat, Alberta
2000 "Vestige", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta
1999 "Portraits1992-1997",The University of Waterloo, Ontario
1998 "Landscapes", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary,AB "Greg Edmonson", Galleria Transit, Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy
1996 "Recent Paintings", Vanderleelie Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
1995 "Portraits", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, AB
1994 "Paintings 1990-1994", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta
1993 "Soviet Pangaea", Catriona Jeffries Fine Art Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
"Soviet Pangaea", Neutral Ground, Regina, Saskatchewan
"Circumfigurabile", L'Associazione Culturale Crossing, Portogruaro, Italy
1991 "Greg Edmonson", Gulf Canada Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
"Fossil Garden",Catriona Jeffries Fine Art, Vancouver, B.C.
1989 "Permutations and Mutations", The Southern Alberta Art Gallery,
Lethbridge, Alberta
"Permutations and Mutations",L'Associazione Culturale Crossing, Portogruaro, Italy

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015Brain Storms: U Alberta Creates" Enterprise Square Galleries, The University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
"Pop/Op/Post-Modern", Bugera Matheson Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2014"Large Space and Lofty Spaces", Bugera Matheson Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2008"Some Wonderful Things", Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art, Sarasota, Florida
"Fresh Paint", Wallace Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
2007"It's Outside", Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art, Sarasota, Florida
"Group Show", Wallace Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
"Dog Days of Summer", Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2006"Landscapes", Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art, Sarasota, Florida
"Spring in Full Bloom", Wallace Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
"Alumni Exhibition", University of Calgary, Mezzanine Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
2005"New Works", Wallace Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
2004"Landscapes II", Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art, Mira Mar Gallery, Sarasota, Florida
The Scope New York Art Fair, New York, New York
The San Francisco International Art Exposition 6, San Francisco, California
Landscape X9, Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta
Art Miami, and The San Francisco International Art Exposition
2001 "Soviet Pangaea", Esplanade Centre for the Arts, Medicine Hat, Alberta
"Sites of Resistance", Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, Alberta
Boston and Miami Art Fairs
2000 "In/Land: the Narrative in Western Landscapes", The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, Alberta
"New Additions: Building the EAG Collections", Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.
Boston Art Fair
1999 "Greg Edmonson: Portraits 1992-1997", Esplanade Centre for the Arts, Medicine Hat, Alberta
1998 MOM art gallery, Castelfranco, Veneto, Italy
Arte Fiera di Firenze, Florence, Toscana, Italy
"Passages", (The Works Festival), Beaver House Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
1997 S.I.A.C. Art Fair, Rome, Italy (art fairs also in Vicenza and Ancona)
"The Last Picture Show",Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary
Art Fair Seattle 97,Seattle, Washington
"Homecoming",The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary
1996 "Expressions of the New: Abstract Painting in Canada", The Glenbow
Museum, Calgary, Alberta
Art Fair Seattle 96, Seattle, Washington
"A Natural Fixation",Edmonton Centennial Library, Edmonton, Alberta
1995 "Looking Back III", The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta
"Realism Revisited", The Muttart Art Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
Art Fair Seattle 95, Seattle, Washington
1994 Art Fair Seattle 94, Seattle, Washington
1993 "The Figure", Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta
"Greg Edmonson: Soviet Pangaea", The Muttart Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
"The Human Condition", The Harcourt House Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
Fiera D'Arte Contemporanea, Pordenone, Italy
Art Fair Seattle 93, Seattle, Washington
1992 "About Face", The Works, Standard Life Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
"Appropriation", Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
"Double Exposure", Myxdmedia, Calgary, Alberta
1991 "Top Notch", Harcourt Gallery, Edmonton/Bowman Arts Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta
1990 "Alternatives", The Harcourt House Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
"Antonio Maniscalco, Greg Edmonson", Minimi Intenti, Trieste, Italy
"New Expansions", Catriona Jeffries Gallery
1986 "The Signed Image", The Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta
"Exposure V", Off Centre Centre, Calgary, Alberta
1985 "Heart Breakaway/Echappe du Coeur", exhibition catalogue, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff,AB
1983 "New Alberta Artists", The Muttart Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

SELECTED REVIEWS/ARTICLES/PUBLICATIONS;

2015 Fish Grikowsky, "Greg Edmonson", The Edmonton Journal, September 2015
2010 Richard White, "Greg Edmonson, Fluxation", Galleries West Magazine, Spring, pg. 34, 2010
2008 Jamie Woodford, "Hot Ticket", Avenue Magazine (Calgary), January, pg.124, 2008
2007 Gilbert Bouchard, "Hot Art: Transformed Scenery", Where Magazine, pg.22
November/December, 2007
2006 Kevin Costello, "Landscapes Range from Real to Surreal", Sarasota Herald Tribune,
pg. 29,30, May 26, 2006
2005 Marie-Beth Laviolette, "An Alberta Chronicle", pg. 433, published by Altitude Publishing
Canada Ltd., 2005
2004 Kevin Costello, "Landscapes Please Eyes and Hearts", Sarasota Herald Tribune, pg. 28,
May 21, 2004
Marty Fugate, "Wild at Heart: Wild at Art", The Observer, pg.4B, June 3, 2004
"The Arts Calender", The Observer, pg. 7B, June 3, 2004
"Landscapes part 2", Pelican Press, pg. 5B, May 13, 2004
Mia Johnson, "Greg Edmonson", Preview Magazine, pg.10, April/May, 2004
2002 Jennifer MacLeod, "Greg Edmonson",Galleries West, pgs. 8,9, Summer
Sherri Zickefoose, "Colouring the Walls of G-8", The Calgary Herald, June 6. 2002, pp.S5
"Art with Heart" catalogue for Auction 2002, a Fundraiser for Casey House conducted
by Ritchie's Auctioneers and Appraisers in association with Sotheby's Canada, Toronto
"Back to the Land", The Calgary Herald, 09/08/02, pg. AG10
2001 "Greg Edmonson", Museum and Galleries Guide, Where Magazine, August, 2001,pgs. 85,89
2000Anne Severson, "Musings of a philosopher artist", Fast Forward Magazine,
June 15, 2000
Fast Forward, "The List", Canadian Art Magazine, Summer, 2000
Mary-Beth Laviolette, Entertainment Guide - Featured Listing, The Calgary Herald, June 29,
2000
Berenice Gargus, "Gentle Landscapes", The Calgary Straight, pg.8,
June 22,2000
Kay Burns, "Greg Edmonson: Persistence of Memory", Medicine Hat Museum and Art
Gallery catalogue, December 16, 2000
Anne Severson, "Alberta as seen through the eyes of artists", Fast Forward Magazine,
08-14/06/00, pg.34
Shelley Boettcher, "Best Bets", The Calgary Herald, June 8, 2000, pg.HL17
1999 Anne Severson, "Visual Arts", Fast Forward Magazine, Nov.18, 1999
1998Leah McCartney,"The Story of the Prairies Layer by Layer", The Calgary
Straight, pg. 10, October8, 1998
Michael Molter, English Reports: Alberta Autumn, Vie Des Arts, no 172, Autumn Issue, 1998
1997 Cinnamon West, "One week worth picturing", The Calgary Sun, pg. C8, September 21, 1997
Anne Severson, "You Can Always Go Home/U of C's best", Fast Forward
Magazine, July 5, 1997
Alumni Visual Artists' Interactive CD-ROM, Roza Centre Opening/Nickle Arts Museum
Virtual Gallery, The Alberta Foundation for the Arts 25th. Anniversary CD-ROM
1995Richard White, "Realism Revisited - The Figure', The Muttart Art Gallery,
Newsletter, Volume 7, Issue1, January/February, 1995
1994 Focus on Contemporary Canadian Art, Artflash, Volume IV, Issue 1,
September, pg.3, 1994
Mark Walton, "Profile: Greg Edmonson",May, 1993
Nancy Tousley, "Art - Greg Edmonson", The Calgary Herald, April 20,1994
1993 Franklyn Heisler, "Greg Edmonson: Soviet Pangaea", Muttart Art Gallery,
Newsletter, Volume 5, Issue 2, March/April 1993
Ann Rosenberg, Cultures Captured in Faces From Mother Russia, The Vancouver Sun
Art Perry, Greg Edmonson, Step Magazine, May 1993
1992 Visual Arts, Saturday Review, The Vancouver Sun, June 20, 1992
1991 Ann Rosenberg, "Exploring New and Diverse Forms of Personal Symbols",
Vancouver Sun, Saturday Review, October 19, 1991
1990 Ann Rosenberg, "Artist's on the Up - Catching a Vision", Vancouver Sun,
September 17, 1990
Stuart Adams, "Ten Years of Slides", Visual Arts Newsletter, December 1990, pg.10
Sergio Molesi, "Se i Fossili Sono "Vitali"",da "Il Piccolo", Trieste, May 15, 1990
1989 Tiziano Santi, "Greg Edmonson", CrossingNewsletter, October, 1989
Susanna Biadene, "Nel grigiore, i giovani",Il Giornale Dell'Arte, N.72,
November1989
Boris Brollo, "Greg Edmonson", Juliet Art Magazine, N.45 Decembre, 1989
Corriere di Portogruaro, "Dal caos all'ordine", Novembre 1, 1989
1988 Nora Abercrombie, "New Faces", Visual Arts Newsletter, March, 1988
1987 Nancy Tousley, " Artists Represent New Generation", The Calgary Herald,
August 20, 1987
Nancy Tousley, "Ambiguous Images Hold Fascination for Young Artist",
The Calgary Herald, April 9, 1987
1986Manon Blanchette, "Heart Breakaway/Echappe' du Coeur", Centre Letter,
Banff, December 6, vol. VI, #28, 1985
Paul Landon, "The Signed Image", The Walter Phillips Gallery ( catalogue),
pp.11,13,1986
Nancy Tousley, "Gallery serves up pot-pourri", The Calgary Herald, August 8, 1986, pg. 11

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Albright College Museum, Reading, PA
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, B.C.
Alberta Foundation for the Arts, Edmonton, Alberta
Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Ontario
Calgary Allied ArtsFoundation, Calgary, Alberta
Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Corner Brook, Newfoundland
Department of External Affairs, Ottawa, Ontario
The Alberta Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
The Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta
The University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta
The University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Aim Funds Management, Calgary, Alberta
Chalfont Holdings, Calgary, Alberta
Conoco Ltd., Calgary, Alberta
Corporate Responses Inc., Calgary, Alberta
Ernst and Young, Calgary, Alberta
Infocast Corporation, Calgary, Alberta
Lancaster Financial, Calgary, Alberta
Marchese Holdings Ltd.
Matco, Calgary, Alberta
Mcintyre Bills, Calgary, Alberta
Merchant Equities, Calgary, Alberta
Microsoft Corporation, Seattle, Washington
Nordstrom, Seattle, Washington
PanCanadian Petroleum Limited, Calgary, Alberta
RBC Securities, Calgary, Alberta
RXN Visions, Calgary, Alberta
Shaw Communications, Calgary, Alberta
Texas Utilities, Calgary, Alberta
Torode Realty, Calgary, Alberta
Toronto Dominion Bank, Toronto, Ontario
Toronto Dominion Bank Financial Group, Edmonton, Alberta
Westcoast Rehabilitation Consultants, Calgary, Alberta


SELECTED AWARDS

Canada Council Art Bank Purchases
Alberta Culture Project Grant
Canada Council "B" Grant, Ottawa, Ontario