Alex Cameron Print Biography
 
 
Solo Exhibitions
 
2010 "New Paintings", Thielsen Gallery, London, ON.
2009 "Looking Out and Away:, Bay-Xi Gallery, Toronto,ON
2008 "Changing Weather", Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery,  Kitchener, ON.
2008 "Landscapes:Newfoundland and Beyond", Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2007 "New Landscapes", Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2006 Thielsen Gallery, London, Ontario
2006, 2005, 2003 Moore Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2002 Thielsen Galleries, London, Ontario
1999, 1997, 2001, 2002 Moore Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1996,1994 Moore Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario
1995 James Baird Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland
1995,1992,1990,1989 Costin & Klintworth, Toronto, Ontario
1995, 1990 Virginia Christopher Galleries, Calgary, Alberta
1989, 1987 Galerie Elca London, Montreal, Quebec
1988, 1987, 1985 Klonardis, Inc. Toronto
1985-1986 "Alex Cameron in Mid-Career" at Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa; Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery; Art Gallery of Windsor, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredricton; Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary; Klonaridis, Inc. & Jane Corkin Gallery, Toronto
1985 Watson/de Nagy Gallery, Houston
1983, 1982, 1981, 1979, 1978, 1976 Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto
1981 Canadian Art Galleries, Calgary
1980 "Alex Cameron: The Energy of Line and Colour,"
Art Gallery of Ontario
1977 Diane Brown Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1975, 1974 Jared Sable Gallery, Toronto
1971 A Space, Toronto
 
Group Exhibitions
 
1998 Alex Cameron & David Boldue, Works on paper, David Mirvish Books on Art, Toronto
1998 "John Cabot, a Celebration," St. John's, Newfoundland
1997 "Great Canadian Artists for a Great Canadian Cause," Moore Gallery, Toronto
1996 "Gallery Artists," Moore Gallery, Hamilton
1995 "A Tribute to Alkis Klonardis," Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa
1992 "Echoes of Tom Thomson," Robert McLaughlin Gallery
1989 "A Watercolour Show: Alex Cameron, Eric Gamble, Malcolm Rains," Costin & Klintworth, Toronto
1988 Alex Cameron & David Bolduc, Works on paper
David Mirvish Books on Art, Toronto
“John Cabot, a Celebration,” St. John’s Nfld.
1987-89 "The Printshops of Canada," Macdonald-Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, Ontario; Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto; The Gallery Stratford; Rodman Hall Arts Centre, St. Catharines; Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland; Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax; Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, P.E.I.; Concordia Art Gallery, Montreal; Glenbow Museum, Calgary; Burnaby Art Gallery, B.C.
1985 "Gallery Artists," Watson/de Nagy Gallery, Houston
1985 "Toronto Now," Sarnia Art Gallery
1983 "Contemporary Canadian Art," Edmonton Art Gallery
1982 "Sixth Dalhousie Drawing Exhibition," Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax
1982 "Canadian Artists," Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, Arizona
1981 "The Heritage of Jack Bush," Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa
1980 "Selections from the Canada Council Art Bank," Nabisco World Headquarters, East Hanover, New Jersey
1978 "The Challenge of Watercolour," London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1978 "The image of Man in Canadian Painting, 1878-1978," University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
1978 "Toronto Sensibility," Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto
1977 "The Queen's Silver Jubilee Art Collection," Province of Ontario
1977 "Gallery Artists," Diane Brown Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1977 "Making Marks," Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan
1977 "New Abstract Art," Edmonton Art Gallery
1977 "14 Canadians," Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
1976 "Four Toronto Painters," Art Gallery of Ontario
1976 "Abstractions," XXI Olympiad, Montreal; The Gallery Stratford; Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris; Canada House, London, England
1976 "Ontario Now," Art Gallery of Hamilton; Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
1975 "Young Contemporaries," London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario
1973 "Works on Paper," Jared Sable Gallery, Sackville, New Brunswick
1973 "Five New Artists," Isaacs Gallery, Toronto
1973 "Prints," Art Gallery of Ontario
1973 "Open Studio Published Prints," Morris Gallery, Toronto
1969 "Canadian Young Artists," Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto
 
Selected Collections
 

Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Ontario.
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario.
Art Gallery of Ontario.
Art Gallery of Peel
Bank of America Canada.
Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick
Bell Canada Enterprises
Canada Council Art Bank
Canadian General Electric
Citibank Canada
Claridge Investments, Montreal
Goodman & Carr, Toronto
Imperial Oil
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
The Lambton Gallery, Sarnia
Lang Michener Lawrence & Shaw, Toronto
Laurentian University, Sudbury
McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton
Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland
Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary
Northern Telecom
Office of the Prime Minister of Canada.
The Oshawa Group, Toronto.
Osler Hoskin & Harcourt, Toronto
Prudential Reinsurance Co.,
The Queen’s Silver Jubilee Art Collection
Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa
Royal Bank of Canada.
Sun Life Assurance Co. of Canada, Toronto
Superior Propane, Toronto
Toronto Dominion Bank
United Westburne Industries, Montreal
University of Lethbridge
Xerox Canada.

 
Bibilography: Books & Catalogues
 
Alex Cameron in Mid-Career
   Joan Murray, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1985
The Best Contemporary Canadian Art
   Joan Murray, Hurtig Publishers, 1987
Canadian Art in the Twentieth Century
   Joan Murray, Dundurn Press, 1999
The Colour Connection
   Nancy Dillow, Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1983
Contemporary Canadian Art
   David Burnett & Marilyn Schiff, Hurtig Publishers,1983
14 Canadians: A Critic's Choice
   Hirshhorn Museum, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977
The Heritage of Jack Bush
   Ken Carpenter, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 1981
Hidden Values: Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections
   Robert Swain & Robert Fulford, Douglas & Mclntyre, 1994
Making Marks
   Carol Phillips, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1977
Out of the Park: Modernist Painting in Toronto, 1950-1980
   Barrie Hale, "Provincial Essays," Art Gallery of Ontario, 1985
The Printshops of Canada
   Ingrid Jenkner &Geraldine Davis, Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, 1987
Queen's Silver Jubilee Art Collection
   Government of Ontario, 1977
A Secret History of Toronto Painting
   Earl Miller, Lake Galleries, 1991
The Sixth Dalhousie Drawing Exhibition
   David Bolduc, Dalhousie Art Gallery, 1982
Tom Thomson: The Last Spring
   Joan Murray, Dundurn Press, 1994
 
Bibliography: Reviews
 
Gary Michael Dault, "Exhibit A Colour Bombs," Globe and Mail, June 2, 2006
Gary Michael Dault, "Nownow at Fran Hill," Globe and Mail, February 18, 2006
Gary Michael Dault, "Alex Cameron at the Moore Gallery," Globe and Mail, December 6, 2003
Gary Michael Dault, "The world ignites pure painting," Globe and Mail, March 30, 2002
Gary Michael Dault, "2001: A Paint Odyssey," d'Art International, Spring 2001
Steve Rockwell, show review, d'Art International, Winter 1998
Jeff Mahoney, "The sky becomes a colour field," Hamilton Spectator, May 21,1994
Christopher Hume, "Northern Light," Toronto Star, May 14, 1992
Joan Murray, "The World of Tom Thomson," Journal of Canadian Studies, Vol. 26, no.3, 1991
John Bentley Mays, "On Show," Globe and Mail, Feb. 10, 1989
Christopher Hume, "Landscapes reflect nature's hold on our psyche," Toronto Star, Feb. 3, 1989
Mitch Moldofsky, "In Review: Alex Cameron," Art Post, May/June 1986
Gary Michael Dault, "Alex Cameron in Mid-Career," Toronto Life, Feb. 1986
David Silcox, "Alex Cameron in Mid-Career," Canadian Art, Oct. 1985
Barrie Hale, "Alex Cameron, Art Gallery of Windsor," Vanguard, Oct. 1985
John Bentley Mays, "On Show: Carefully Chosen Symbols," Globe and Mail, Feb. 16, 1984
John Bentley Mays, "On Show: Drawing on an Island Childhood," Globe and Mail, Oct. 6, 1983
Phyllis Matousek, "Lively Arts: Art Gallery Needs Music, Breathes Life," Edmonton Journal, July 23, 1983
Nancy Tousley, "Toronto Artist Brings Explosive Images to City Gallery," Calgary Herald, Oct. 1981
JaniceFriis, "Cameron and Sloggett, A Study in Art Contrasts," Calgary Mirror, Oct. 13, 1981
Karen Wilkin, "Alex Cameron, Malcolm Rains," artscanada, Aug./Sept. 1979
Joan Murray, "Making a Fresh, New Thing: Ten Painters," artmagazine, May/June 1979
James Purdie, "Gallery Reviews: Brilliant Colour Imagery Soaring with High Energy," Globe and Mail, Jan. 27, 1979
Pearl Oxorn, "Challenging Crudity Not as Spontaneous as It Seems," Ottawa Journal, Oct. 7, 1978
James Purdie, "Cameron and Smith: A Family Affair," Globe and Mail, Feb.25, 1978
KarenWilkin, "Fourteen Canadians: OneCritic's Choice," Art International, July/Aug. 1977
Theodore Allen Heinrich & Peter Perrin, "Canada at the Hirshhorn Museum: Two Responses," artscanada, May/June 1977
Julianna Borsa, "Washington: 14 Canadians, A Critic's Choice," artmagazine, May/June 1977
Benjamin Forgey, "Canada -- A New National Vision," ARTnews, April 1977
Benjamin Forgey, "Canadian Art in the Mainstream," Washington Star, Feb.6, 1977
James Purdie, "Six Solitudes in Canadian Art," Globe and Mail, Feb. 5, 1977
Pearl Oxorn, "U.S. Critic Picks "The Best" Canadian Art," Ottawa Journal, Feb.5, 1977
Paul Richard, "Choice Canadian Color," Washington Post, Feb. 3, 1977
Barrie Hale, "Southern Exposure," The Canadian, Jan. 29, 1977
Gille sRioux, "La jeune peinture -- Quatre Artistes, deux tendances," Vie des arts, Spring 1977
Richard Rhodes, "Arts and Pleasure: Painters Four," Ryerson Review, Nov. 1976
James Purdie, "New Generation in Art Rejects the Party Line," Globe and Mail, Oct. 23, 1976
Gary Michael Dault, "A Traditional Painter Shows More Confidence," Toronto Star, Sept. 17, 1976
James Purdie, "Alex Cameron", Globe and Mail, Sept. 11, 1976
Gary Michael Dault, "Artist Puts Sculpture Through Its Paces: Notebook," Toronto Star, Sept. 19, 1975
Sol Littman, "Splatters and Splashes: Painter Kenneth Noland Stuck in a Blind Alley," Toronto Star, June 7, 1974