CV/RESUME

ALICE BURTON – HONS. B.F.A., S.C.A.


Education

Courses
York University, Toronto – Honours B.F.A., majoring in Painting & Drawing (1987)
(including independent study with Ronald Bloore & Claude Breeze)
Humber College, Toronto – Printmaking with George Hawken (1978-79)
Toronto School of Art, Toronto – Painting (1974-77)
Central Technical School, Toronto – Painting & Composition (1975)
Three Schools of Art, Toronto – Printmaking with Vera Frenkle (1971)


Workshops
Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario – Workshop with Susan Rothenberg (2000)
Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario – Workshop with Eric Fischl (1998)

 


Selected Solo Exhibition​​​​​s

2017  Yumart Gallery, Toronto, The Other Shore

2016  The Spoke Club, Toronto, Explorations

2015  Galerie Jean-Claude Bergeron, Ottawa, New Works

2012  Moore Gallery, Toronto - REMscapes

2010  Moore  Gallery, Toronto - Shoreline
2009  Han Art, Montreal, PQ
2007  A.K. Collings Gallery Port Hope, On., with Sue Rankin
2006  Moore Gallery, Toronto - Riverworks
2005  New Art Center, New York - Postscripts
2004  Moore Gallery, Toronto – Downriver
2002  Westdale Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario – Crosscurrents
2002   J.K. ROM, Royal Ontario Museum – The Silk Road and Beyond (curated by Dr. M. Tiampo)
1999  Artsforum, New York City – Of Patterns and Contrasts
1997  Teodora Gallery, Toronto – Waterlily Variations
1996  Art Dialogue at Azalea, Toronto – Colours of Summer (curated by Luciana Benzi)
1995  Here and Now Gallery, Toronto, Ontario – Colour Variations
1993  Gate 403, Toronto, Ontario – Exhibition in conjunction with the Du Maurier Jazz Festival
1993  Noel F. Doyle Gallery, Toronto, Ontario – Through the Looking Glass
1992  Here and Now Gallery, Toronto, Ontario – Garden Series

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 Yumart Gallery, Toronto, "Enticement" - Works on paper group exhibition.

2016  Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Art Center, Toronto, Explorations

2014  Galerie Jean-Claude Bergeron at the Toronto International Art Fair

2013  Abbozzo Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, December Group Exhibition

2013   Galerie Jean-Claude Bergeron, Ottawa, Ontario

2009-10  Han Art, Montreal, Quebec

2006  DeLong gallery, Toronto, Invitational Winter Exhibition
2005-2012  Moore Gallery, Toronto- Winter and Summer Group show
2005  Galerie Carrion Vivar, Bogata Colombia - Nord-Sud
2005  New Art Center - New York
2004  C 2 Gallery, Stoke Hammond, U.K.
2004  Moore Gallery, Toronto – Winter            
2004   John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto - Flower Power
2002-03  Galerie Im Neuen Kranzler Eck, Berlin, Germany – Four Abstract Women Artists
2002-03  Andalucian Palace, Seville, Spain – New York Contemporaneas
2002  Mac 21 Art Fair, Marbella, Spain – BB International Fine Arts booth
2002  Geneva International Art Fair, Switzerland – BB International Fine Arts booth
2002  Wagner Rosenbaum Gallery, Toronto – Art in Textile
2002  New York ArtExpo, New York City – Artsforum booth
2001  Zurich International Art Fair, Switzerland – BB Arts International Fine Arts booth
2001  Wagner Rosenbaum Gallery, Toronto – Between a Rock and a Soft Place
2001  New York ArtExpo, New York City – Artsforum booth
2000-01  Artsforum, New York City
2001  Davis Greene Gallery, Toronto – Contemporary Christmas
1995-01  Teodora Gallery, Toronto (multiple exhibitions)
1999  Fifth Street Gallery, Toronto – Surfaces

1997  Audart, New York City – Art & Technology Circus (video project with Barbara McGivern,

partially funded by exhibition grant from the Consulate General of Canada)
1997  New York ArtExpo, New York City – Teodora Gallery booth
1996-07  Audart, New York City – Painters from New York, Toronto & Tokyo
1994  John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto – Form + 4   
1993  Bistro Galleria, Toronto (with Elizabeth Elliott)
1992  Gallery 306, Toronto – Exploration of the Subject (with Heather Grindley)
1992  Toronto Indoor Art Show, Toronto (“Best Work in Show”)

 

 

Juried Exhibitions


2006  Frederick H. Varley Gallery, Unionville, Ontario - Artists’ Odysseys

2003  Hummingbird Center, Toronto – Society of Canadian Artists and National Ballet of Canada
Volunteer Committee Exhibition
2002  Painted City Gallery, Toronto, and Regent College, Vancouver – A New Heaven A New Earth (IMAGO Exhibition)
2002  Tyndale College and ICS University of Toronto – Evidence of Things Unseen
2000-01  Oakville Gallery, Oakville, Ontario – Spring Exhibition
2000  John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto – Art and Healing (with the Ontario Society of Artists)
1999  Gairloch Gallery, Oakville, Ontario – Spring Exhibition
1997-99  Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto – Art Rental Program
1998  Tribunal of Canadian Artists & Producers, Ottawa (finalist for “Prize of Excellence”)
1998  Trinity Square Video, Toronto – SNYC Video Festival (with Barbara McGivern)  
2004  Frederick H. Varley Gallery, Unionville, Ontario – A Statement of Self  (Society of Canadian Artists Exhibition)
1992-98  Oakville Gallery, Oakville, Ontario – Fall Collection and Art Rental Program
1994-97  Art Fair Vancouver – The Artists’ Centre (Calgary) booth
1995  Hummingbird Centre, Toronto – Society of Canadian Artists and Canadian Opera Company Volunteer Committee Exhibition
1993-94  Mississauga Civic Centre Art Gallery, Mississauga, Ontario – Visual Arts Exhibition
1994  John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto – Energy (with Society of Canadian Artists)
1991  John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto – Windows (with Society of Canadian Artists)
1988  Latchman Gallery, Stouffville, Ontario – Drawing Show (“Honourable Mention”)

Media Coverage

 

2016 Ottawa City Home, Paul Gessell, “Talk of the Town".

2015 Thousand Island Life, Susan W. Smith, “Artist, Alice Burton”

2007  World of Art Books, Petra Russe (editor): “Famous 120 Contemporary Artists”
2004-2005, 2002-2003:  Editart International Ltee,”MagazinArt Biennial Guide to Canadian Artists in Galleries.
Port Hope Evening Guide (March 9, 2007:) “We Think It’s Worth Several Thousand Words” Ted Amsden
ARTFOCUS (Winter 2003): “When and Where” by Pat Fleisher (review of J.K. ROM show)
Absolute Arts (December 2002): “Alice Burton: 4 Abstract Women Artists” (review of show at Galerie im Neuen Kranzler Eck, Berlin) – See www.absolutearts.com/artsnews/2002/12/30/30614.html
Website of Embassy of Canada in Berlin, 2002-03: Notice for Four Abstract Women Artists, Galerie im Neuen Kranzler Eck, Berlin
Hamilton Spectator (10 October 2002): “Contrasting Lines Animate Compositions” by Regina Haggo (review of Westdale Gallery show)
View, Hamilton, Ontario (26 September 2002): “Art” by Laura Hollick
South Asian Outlook (September 2002): Featured Artist – See www.southasianoutlook.com/issues/september_2002/profile.html
Gallery & Studio, New York City (January 2000): “The Postmodern Baroque Lyricism of Alice Burton” by Maureen Flynn
Cogeco Cable, Burlington, Ontario (Spring 1999): “Plugged In” (interview)
Ottawa Citizen (3 November 1997): “First She’ll Take Manhattan”
Around Toronto Today (May 1993): “Through the Looking Glass” by V. Paul (review)
MuchMusic (April 1993): Video backdrop
CIUT (April 1993): “Imagery in Through the Looking Glass” (radio interview)
ARTFOCUS (Winter 1993): “Where and When in the Art World” by P. Fleisher and R. Scala

Collections

Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto
Baycrest Centre, Toronto
Starcan Corporation, Toronto
Genesis Corporate Search Ltd., Calgary
Professional Publishing Associates, Toronto
Berkely Group, Garden City, N.Y.
Official Residence of the Canadian Consul General, New York City