Andrew MacDonald

 

Education

2008 MFA, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

2001 AOCAD, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Canada
Area of major, Sculpture/Installation, minor in Painting

Solo Exhibitions

2011 Lamentations and Dreams Of Eternity, NY Studio Gallery, New York City.
2008 Spatial/Figure/Reformations, Artlab, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

Select Group Exhibitions And Projects

2014

Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Aberdeenshire Scotland,Summer AiR Residency, July and August 2014

2013

Fuse Works, (ongoing) Brooklyn New York, http://www.fuse-works.com/
Paint and Needles, Durham Art Gallery, Durham Ontario

2012

Fibreworks 2012, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge Ontario
The Annual, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto Ontario
Firstness, Tumble Contemporary, Winnipeg Manitoba
Artbomb, Daily web auction featuring a different artwork by a rising Canadian artist.

2011

Nuit Blanche, Fly By Night, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto Ontario, October 2011
Alarums and Excursions, Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, New York City, June 3-26, 2011

2010

Room Installation for FAT, April 2010
http://www.alternativefashionweek.com/main.php Toronto Ontario
Static and Loss, XPACE Cultural Center, Toronto, Ontario

2009

Come Up To My Room, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Activation, Forest City Gallery, London Ontario
Showcase 09′, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, Ontario

2008

Bridge Art Fair Miami, Miami Florida, United States of America, Michael Gibson Gallery, London, Ontario, Canada
Black And White, Representation, London Ontario
Decade, 10 Year Anniversary Show, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art,1082 Queen St. West, Toronto, Ontario

2007

Masquerade, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Ontario
180 degrees, Artlab, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, University Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Banner Project, The Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, New York (May- September, 2007)
It’s All Been Done, What’s all Been Done, Conference, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, University Western Ontario, London, Ontario

2006

Open House, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, University of Western Ontario. London, Ontario

Awards

2014 Ontario Arts Council, Visual Artists Grant: Emerging Artists
2012 Canada Council For The Arts, Assistance to Visual Artist: Project Grant
2011 Ontario Arts Council, Visual Artists Grant: Emerging Artists
2011 Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant
2011 Canada Council For The Arts, Travel Grant to Professional Artist
2010 Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant
2009 Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant
2008 Conference Presentation/Research Travel Award, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
2006 Western Graduate Research Scholarship, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, consecutively 2006-2007
2000 Sculpture/Installation Faculty Award, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario
1999 H.L. Rouse Award, Honourable Mention, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario

Bibliography

http://scottishsculptureworkshop.wordpress.com/2014/07/29/july-studio-visits/
Volume, XPACE Culture Centre 2010 Anthology, Toronto, Ontario
http://www.blogto.com/fashion_style/2009/02/come_up_to_my_room_2009/
http://torontoist.com/2010/01/urban_planner_january_8_2010.php
http://flighthotel.ca/?p=1874
http://www.designboom.com/design-fairs-events/come-up-to-my-room-part-2-more-rooms/
Review of Banner Project, Front Room Gallery http://jameswagner.com/mt_archives/006675.html
Lola Magazine, Two Reviews Solo Show Re-bound, Toronto, Ontario

Teaching Experience

2007-2008 Sessional Instructor, Image Explorations, University of Western Ontario
2006-2007 Teaching Assistant, 020 Foundation of Visual Arts, University of Western Ontario

Selected Related experience

2013 Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Artist Juror for The Arts Country Juried Arts Exhibition
2011 Dorkbot Artist Talk Series, InterAccess Electronic Media Arts Centre, Toronto
2009 Artist Talk, Gladstone Hotel, Come Up To My Room Exhibition
2007 Artlab Steering Committee, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre. University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
It’s All Been Done, What’s all Been Done, Conference, Artist Panel┬áDiscussion, John Labatt Visual Arts Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
1999-2001 Assistant Director, Schoolbus Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1998-2000 Wood-shop Monitor, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario