Ed Bartram Print Biography
 
Biography
 

Born in London , Ontario, Canada 1938.

 
Educated
 
1961

B.A., University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

1964 M.A. Fine Arts, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
 
Certificates and Studies
 
1958 Neuchatel Junior College, Neuchatel, Switzerland
1960 H. B. Beal Technical School, London, Ontario
Studied Painting with Herb Arris
  Studied Etching with Vera Frenkel
1965 Ontario Secondary School Teaching Certificate, Specialist in Art, Faculty of Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
1965-68 Studied etching with Telesforas Valius at Central Technical School, Toronto, Ontario
 

Academic Appointments

 
1963-66 Assistant Head of Art, Scarlet Heights Collegiate, Etobicoke, Ontario
1968-71 Head, Art Department, Lawrence Park Collegiate, Toronto, Ontario
1971-86 Printmaking Instructor, Central Technical School (Special Art Program), Toronto, Ontario
1985- Intaglio Instructor, Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, Ontario
 

Memberships in Professional Societies

 
The Upstairs Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Circle Arts, Tobermory, Ontario
Thielsen Galleries, London, Ontario
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Montreal, galerie d'art - vente et location Montreal, Quebec
Canadian Artists Representation, since 1970s
Ontario Society of Artists, since 1970s
Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, since 1976
 
Selected Solo Exhibitions
 
1966 University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
1969 York University, McLaughlin College, Toronto, Ontario
1972

University of Toronto , Victoria College, Toronto, Ontario

1975 Aggregation Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1640 Gallery, Montreal, Quebec
2719 Gallery, Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.
1977 Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1980 Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1981 Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1979-82 "Ed Bartram - 10 Years: A Retrospective", an exhibition organized by the Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, Ontario traveling to:
Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, Ontario
University of Guelph Art Gallery, Guelph, Ontario
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario
Mira Godard Gallery in both Toronto, Ont. and Calgary, Alberta
Burlington Cultural Centre, Burlington, Ontario
Cambridge Public Art Gallery, Cambridge, Ontario
Woodstock Art Gallery, Woodstock, Ontario
Oakville Centennial Gallery, Oakville, Ontario
The Gallery, Stratford, Ontario
London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
Algoma Art Gallery, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Peterborough Art Gallery, Peterborough, Ontario
Memorial Art Gallery, Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland
1982 Wells Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
1983 Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1990 "New Paintings", Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1997 Thielsen Gallery, London, Ontario
The Upstairs Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1998 “Ed Bartram – 15 Years”, galerie d’art Jean-Claude Bergeron, Ottawa, Ontario
“Ed Bartram - 15 Years”, Killarney Mountain Lodge, Killarney, Ontario
2001 “Bartram: Twenty Years, 1980-2000”, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
 
Selected Group Exhibitions
 
1967,69,70,74 Canadian Society of Graphic Art, Annual Exhibition
1968,74 Canadian Society of Painter-Etchers & Engravers Annual Exhibition
1969,71 International Printmakers Annual, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
1970 Canadian Graphics, City Hall Library, Toronto, Ont. 1970 Canadian Embassy, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
1970,71 2719 Gallery, Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.
Christmas Show, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ont.
1971 Ontario Society of Artists exhibition, O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Two-Artistexhibition, Mazelow Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Burnaby Biennial, Burnaby Art Gallery, British Columbia
Salon International de la Gravure, Montreal, Quebec
"International Printmakers", London Art Gallery, London, Ontario
"Director's Choice", Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
Pratt Invitational, Pratt Institute, New York, N.Y., U.S.A.
1971,72 "Five Printmakers", Aggregation Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1972 National Juried Show, Agnes Etherington Gallery, Kingston, Ontario
Two-Artist show with A. Weinstein, London Art Gallery, London, Ontario
Canadian Artists Invitational, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
1973 "Canadian Heritage", Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario
"Images: Earth/Water/Sky", Aggregation Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
"Aspects of Canadian Printmaking", Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario
Three-Artist show, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Premio Internazionale, Biella, Italy
1974-76,78 "Graphex", national juried exhibition organized by the Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, Ontario
1974-75 "Five Printmakers", Canada House, London, England; Centre Culturel, Paris, France; Confederation Centre, Charlottetown, P.E.I.; The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario; The Gallery, Stratford, Ontario
1975 "New Images", Marlborough Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1976 "On View", a Visual Arts Ontario exhibition, Toronto-Dominion Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Two-Artist show with Jo Manning, Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
"Ontario Now", Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
Art Collection, Canadian Catholic Conference, Ottawa, Ontario
Two-Artist exhibition with R. Bikkers, Thielsen Gallery, London, Ontario
"Imprint", Canadian Society of Graphic Art, Montreal, Quebec
1977 "Japan-Canada Print Exhibition", Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario
1978 "Aspects of Canadian Printmaking", Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2719 Gallery, Dallas, Texas
"Life Lines", Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1978,80 Canadian Biennial, Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta
1978 "Printmaking - Experience '78", Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Two-Artist exhibition with Jo Manning, Wells Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
"Graphics", Aggregation Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1979 "Nine Canadian Printmakers", Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Biennale Grafike, Lubljana, Yugoslavia
"Selected Prints: Aspects of Canadian Printmaking", Mira Godard Gallery - a travelling exhibition), Toronto, Ontario
1979,83,84 "Pressure", Ontario Society of Artists' Annual Print Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario
1980,82 Norwegian International Biennale, Fredrikstaad, Norway
1981 "In Retrospective", The Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers & Engravers, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
"Contemporary Canadian Print Artists", Japan - an exhibition travelling throughout Japan
"New Work from Canada", World Print Council, San Francisco, California
1982 Listowel International Print Biennale, Listowel, Ireland
Seventh British International Print Biennale, Bradford, England
1982-84 "Canadian Contemporary Printmakers", The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, U.S.A. - an exhibition travelling throughout the US and Mexico
1982 "Printmakers '82", Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario
1983 "Canadian Perspectives: Images from Sea to Sea", Athabasca University, Alberta
Two-Artist show with Carl Heywood, Brock Street Gallery, Kingston,Ontario
1984 "Contemporary Canadian Printmakers", Queensland College of Art, Brisbane, Australia - an exhibition travelling throughout Australia
1985 Ontario College of Art Printmaking Faculty Exhibition, Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1986 "First Show", an invitational exhibition organized by Arts Scarborough, Scarborough, Ontario
1987 "The Permanent Collection: Recent Gifts and Acquisitions", Whitby Arts Incorp., The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario
"The Royal Canadian Academy of Arts Exhibition", Academy House, Toronto, Ontario
"Three Artists' New Works", Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1988 Ontario Society of Artists' Annual,Scarborough Civic Centre, Scarborough, Ontario
" Ontario College of Art Press - Ten", Humewood Art Gallery, Toronto,Ontario
1989 "Five Ontario Printmakers in Jiangsu", Jiangsu Province, China; Art Gallery of Peterborough; Harbourfront Community Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1991 "The Print and Drawing Council of Canada and the Open Studio", Etobicoke Art Centre, Etobicoke, Ontario
"Prints from the Permanent Collection", The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario
1992 "The Georgian Bay Experience", three-artist exhibition with John Hartman and Allen Smutylo,The Tom Thomson Memorial Gallery, Owen Sound, Ontario
"The Print Defined", The Blyth Festival Gallery, Blyth, Ontario
" Ontario College of Art Printmakers", Bancroft and Belleville, Ontario
1993 "International Grafiek Biennale", Maastricht, Holland
1997 "International Print Triennial", Cracow, Poland
Group prints, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1998 "Bealart", London Regional Art and Historical Museums, London, Ontario
"In the Wilds: Canoeing and Canadian Art", McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario
1998,99 International Print Triennial,traveling exhibition throughout Europe
1999 "New Prints", Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2000 Arts 2000", R.C.A. juried show, Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario
2001 "New Editions", Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
"The Art of Mentoring", works by faculty and students to celebrate O.C.A.D.'s 125th Anniversary at the Offices of the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario
2003 "Presence of Mind: Imagining the North", in conjunction with the Tom Thomson exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario
“Downstairs at Godard; A Celebration of Prints”, Bartram, Hartman & Heywood, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto , Ontario