Alice Teichert Print Biography
 
Born in Paris, France
Lives in the Northumberland Hills.
Works from her studio in Port Hope, Ontario, Canada
www.aliceteichert.com

MEDIA: acrylic and crayon on canvas + paper/ printmaking/ digital archival media
 
Education
 
Arts Appliqués, Lycée de Berkendael, Brussels, Belgium (1977 - 79)
École Régionale des Beaux-Arts de Valence, Valence (Drôme), France (1979 - 84) D.N.S.E.P.
Moved to Toronto, Canada (1984)
1985 -1989 independent studies in Toronto and New York, during transition phase from France to Canada: received continuous studio visits in her Toronto studio of art critics: Clement Greenberg, Kenworth Moffett, Karen Wilkin.
 
Selected Solo Exhibitions
 
2015 Glyphgraph' - new work, Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, ON
Solace and Reflection - a survey exhibition, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, Ontario
2013 Introducing Alice Teichert - Abbozzo Gallery, Toronto, ON
Decibel - Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, Ontario
Visual Poetry - Glyph Graphs - Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2011 ‘Crescendo’, Halde Galerie, Widen ( Zürich), Switzerland
‘On That Note‘ Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, Prince Edward County, ON
2010 ‘Texting’ Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton AB, Canada
2009 ‘Visual Poetry’, Oeno Gallery, Prince Edward County ON, Canada
‘Klangbild’ Halde Galerie, Widen, Switzerland
Celebrating the 20th anniversary with Gallery One, Toronto, ON, Canada
2008 ‘The Text Is Still Unwritten’, Russell Gallery, Peterborough, ON, inaugural launch: 8
serigraphs / a limited edition in collaboration with Atelier GF of Toronto.
2007 ‘Visual Poetry/Breathing Space’, Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton, AB, Canada
2006 ‘Visual Poetry/Breathing Space’, Gallery One, Toronto ON, Canada
2006 ‘Leuchtkraft’, Halde Galerie Widen, Switzerland
2006 Indo Art Gallery, Double Bay, Australia
2005 ‘Colourist Paintings’, Maggie’s Gallery, London, ON, Canada
2005 ‘A Twenty-three Year Journey: Text Paintings – Paper Works’, Art Gallery of Northumberland,
Victoria Hall, Cobourg, ON, Canada
2004 ‘synchronicity’, Gallery One, Toronto, Canada
2004 ‘Alice Teichert’, Antonio Ruggerino Galleria, Sydney, Australia`
2004 ‘back to music’, Russell Gallery, Peterborough, ON, Canada
2004 ‘simple light’, Seven Mile Island Gallery, Port Perry, ON, Canada
2004 poesie, Halde Galerie, Widen, Switzerland
simple light, Colborne Art Gallery, Colborne, ON, Canada
2002 ‘resonance’, Russell Gallery, Peterborough, ON, Canada
‘Sound of Coulour’, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Port Hope,ON, Canada
‘transparency / translucency’, Gallery One, Toronto, Canada
2000 ‘The Art of Alice Teichert’, The Russell Gallery of Fine Arts, Peterborough, ON, Canada (catalog)
“The Visual Poetry of Alice Teichert”, Gallery One, Toronto, Canada - article in Artfocus 69/ Summer, Fall 2000, Artfocus Magazine - Toronto
1999 Fluid Abstract Paintings, Millbrook Gallery, Millbrook,ON, Canada
1998 New Work, Gallery One, Toronto, Canada
1984 ‘poésie visuelle’, Musée Beaux-Arts de Valence, Valence (Drôme), France
   
Selected Group Exhibitions
 
2015 RoOot - Halde Galerie, Widen, Switzerland
Group show featuring Alice Teichert, Thielsen Galleries, London, ON
Art in Bloom - featuring Giuseppe Albi, David Cantine, Gregory Hardy and Alice Teichert - Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton, AB
2014 TIME - permanent collection - Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, Ontario
The Print Makers, Ferneyhough Contemporary North Bay, Ontario
IDS2014 - Oeno Gallery featuring Alice Teichert, Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Thielsen Galleries, London, Ontario
2013 Abstraction- Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, ON
Sommertraum, Halde Galerie, Widen, Switzerland
2012 RED On The Walls, Studio Beluga at the Segal Center, Montreal, QC
2012 Found In Translation/ Form (and Colour), MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
2012 Texture and Text, a two-person show with Caitlin Erskine-Smith, Durham Art Gallery, Durham, ON
2012 Abstraction revisited, Oeno Gallery, Prince Edward County, ON
2012 OSA 140th Anniversary, Aurora Cultural Centre, Aurora, ON
2012 Inaugural Triennial, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, ON
2011 3rd.AnniversaryShow, Oeno Gallery, Prince Edward County, ON
2010 Being On Time, Gallery Stratford, Stratford, ON
2010 100 Prints, Open Studio, Toronto, ON
2010

Jack Bush, Hans Hofmann, Wolf Kahn, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Lawrence Poons, Jules Olitski, Helen
Frankenthaler, Douglas Haynes, Stanley Boxer, Anthony Caro, Alice Teichert, Graham Peacock, Roy
Lerner, Gallery One, Toronto, Canada

2010 Oeno Gallery at Interior Design show, Convention Centre, Toronto, Canada
2009 Peter Robertson Gallery, Edmonton, AB, Canada
2008-9 Oeno Gallery, Prince Edward County, ON, Canada
2008 Art Fair Zugmesse, Zug, Switzerland
2008 Canadian Embassy, Bern, Switzerland
2008 Peter Robertson Gallery II, Edmonton, AB, Canada
2008 D.Haynes, L. Olitsky, P. Service, A. Teichert, Gallery One, Toronto, ON, Canada
2007 ‘Printmakers’, organized by Atelier GF Toronto, Muskoka Place Gallery, Port Carling, ON, Canada
2007 ‘Moos Galerie, Niederrohrdorf bei Zürich, Switzerland
2007 ‘Variations in Abstract’, Thielsen Gallery at Maggie’s of London, ON, Canada
2006 Selected Artists: J.Bush,S. Boxer, C. Ellis, H. Feist, H. Frankenthaler, D, Haynes, H. Hofmann,
W. Kahn, L. Olitski, P. Latwin, P. Soria, A. Teichert, D. Sultan - Gallery One, Toronto ON, Canada
2006 Indo Art Gallery, Double Bay, Sydney, Australia
2006 ‘Voices’, Art Gallery of Woodstock, Woodstock, ON , Canada
2004-9 Halde Galerie, Widen, Switzerland
2004 Antonio Ruggerino Galleria @ the AAshow, Sydney, Australia
2004 ‘Worship’, OSA 130th Open Juried Exhibition, J.B. Aird Gallery, Toronto ON, Canada
2004 Current 2004, selected OSA exhibition, Lieutenant Governor’s Suite of the Ontario Legislature, Queen’s Park, Toronto, from January to July
2003 OSA 2003/ 2004 , John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto
The Art of the Book '03, international juired exhibition celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild -York Quay Gallery, Harbourfront, Toronto
2003-9 Thielsen Galleries, London, ON, Canada
  ‘About Water’, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto , Canada
‘Water Works’, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON, Canada
‘International Abstract Art - Five Colourful Decades’, Maggie’s Gallery, London, ON, Canada
‘About Water’, Varley Art Gallery of Markham, Markham, ON, Canada
‘all things bright and beautiful’, AGN/ Upstairs Gallery, Port Hope, ON, Canada
2002,03 The Art of the Medal , Canadian War Museum, Ottawa - (catalog available)
1999-2009 The Russell Gallery of Fine Arts, Peterborough, ON, Canada
1998 ‘Abstraction Now’ - curated by Karen Wilkin, Gallery One, Toronto ON, Canada
1998-99 Group Shows, The Millbrook Gallery, Millbrook, ON
1996-97 Loretta Pompilio Fine Arts Ltd., Millbrook, ON
1994-2009 Gallery One, Toronto, ON, Canada
1983 ‘Département Art et autour’,Théatre de Privas, Privas, France
‘Semaine de la Poésie contemporaine’, Salle des Trinitaires, Valence, France
1982 ‘Département Art et autour’, Valence, France
   
Performances
 
2015 s'pos)in( performance in collaboration with Hri Neil and Glyn Roberts - Cultural Studies, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario
2014 Analog/ Digital Collage by Alice Teichert, Hri Neil and Glyn Roberts (aka. First Thought collective) in collaboration with the Gatineau
Ensemble Prisme - New Music Now III - Chamberfest 2014 - Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival, Ottawa, Ontario
2013 Analog/ Digital Collage by Alice Teichert and Hri Neil - Core Series III, Process/Failure - a
collaboration between PAVED ARTS and the Saskatoon Symphony, two evenings of contemporary sound
and video works featuring the SSO Chamber Players, Saskatoon, SK.

2010 Prince Edward County Jazz Festival: Multi-media performance of s’pos)in( text painting, codirected
and co-produced with Carlyn Moulton, performed at the Regent Theatre, Picton, ON. Performed
by vocalists Christine Duncan and Alex Samaras, bassist Bram Gielen, saxophonist Verne Dorge,
together with dancers John Ottmann, Francine Liboiron, Martine Lusignan, Victoria May, Light design:
Rasmus Sylvest, Live video: Hri Neil

2009 Prince Edward County Jazz Festival: premiere performance of s’pos)in( text painting, with bassist
Bram Gielen, vocalist Alex Samaras, Oeno Gallery, Bloomfield, ON, Canada
 
Selected Public Collections
 
Musée de la Ville de Valence, Valence, France
Musée de la Ville de Valence, Valence, France
Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, Canada
Foreign Affairs, Ottawa, Canada
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON, Canada
Government of Ontario Art Collection, Canada
 
Selected Corporate Collections
 
Longview Strategic Incorporated - Vancouver, British Columbia
Krüger Brothers, Wilkesboro, North Carolina
Ingerman Smith, LLP - New York, New York
Ontario Nature -Toronto, Ontario
Arts Inter Alia - Toronto, Ontario
Colossus Minerals Inc. - Toronto, Ontario
Carter Interior Design -Toronto, Ontario
Base Hospital - Lakeridge Health Oshawa - Oshawa, Ontario
Hughes Medical Limited, Peterborough, Ontario
Muller Design -Toronto, Ontario
Manulife Financial - Canada
Valenart & Associates Inc.- Toronto, Ontario
Tri-Art Acrylics - Kingston, Ontario
Spiegelburg - Münster, Germany
EK3 - London, Ontario
ATCO Pipeline, Alberta
AMFO Partners AG, Zürich, Switzerland
DBA Communication, Toronto, Ontario
 
Private Collections
 
Canada, USA, France, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Australia
 
Teaching Experience
 
Alice Teichert is the author and facilitator of the VISUAL POETRY COURSE. She has been working consistently with artists for over 15 years, and is held in high regards for her unique ability to work collaboratively to realize an artist’s vision. Her course offers a new understanding on how critical the
spontaneous application of a gesture is to achieve clear visual communication.
 
Grants
 
2010 Ontario Arts Council, Interdisciplinary Arts, Toronto, ON
2006 Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Grant
2004 Canada Council Travel Grant
 
Artist in Residence 2013 - SDVA Collaborative Print Program - Visiting Artist at Georgian College,Barrie, Ontario
 
Jury Member
 
2013 mind&mattter - Station Gallery, Whitby, ON
2012 Art and Healing Show, Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation, Peterborough, ON
2010 Ontario Arts Council, Interdisciplinary Arts, Toronto, ON
2008 Selected Jury Member - Varley Art Gallery - Unionville, ON
2008 Selected Jury Member - OSA Open Juried Exhibition - Surfaces
2005 Selected Jury Member - OSA Open Juried Exhibition - Metamorphosis
2000 Member of Jury: 8th Annual Art& Healing Show, Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada.
 
Professional Associations
 
2011 Member of the Critical Topography Research Group, Trent University, Peterborough, ON
2002 - 2006 Board of MASC (Medallic Art Society of Canada)
2002 OSA member (Ontario Society of Artists)
2000 Member of the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG)
 
Media & Publications
 
- James Campbell - SOLACE and REFLECTION - A SURVEY EXHIBITION catalog (80 pages) - Visual Arts Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, ON

- Jeff Keary - Alice Teichert?s Visual Poetry - Grapevine Magazine, Spring 2015 -( pages 9 to 15)
http://grapevinemagazine.ca/photos/custom/Grapevine%20Spring%202015.pdf

- Emilee Girard - Glyphgraph by Alice Tiechert at the Clarington Visual Arts centre
https://vas4448.wordpress.com/2015/04/08/glyphgraph-by-alice-teichert-at-the-clarington-visual-arts-centre-emilee-girard/

- Mike Ruta, Clarington This week, Durham Region: http://www.durhamregion.com/whatson-story/5455413-artist-alice-teichert-sclarington-show-opens-with-march-8-reception/

- Review: http://yxeart.wordpress.com/ Dec. 3, 2013 Core Series III “Process/Failure” at PAVED ARTS,
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, November 2013

- Arabella, Spring Awakening 2011, Artist To Collect, http://www.arabelladesign.com

- Review: A dot, a figure and a breath, by David Simmons, Wellington Times, 2009, Prince Edward
County, ON

- Alice Teichert Visual Poetry - Catalog, Oeno Gallery, 2009 Bloomfield, ON ISBN: 978-0-9812758-1-9

- Review: “Recent Paintings By Alice Teichert"- Edmonton Journal - Published: 7/ 18/ 2008, Author:
Gilbert A. Bouchard http://www.canada.com/cityguides/edmonton/story.html?id=791807cf-16b1-4833-
b156-846a6d2ef85a

- Cultural Current: “Alice Teichert - Listening to Colour”, by Patsy Beeson, Watershed Magazine Spring
2007, Grafton, ON

- “Alice Teichert - Visual Poetry”, LOUNGE No. 21, style-design-living-interiors-art-bilingual magazine,
September/ October 2006 , CH-1042 Assens, Switzerland

- guest artist, p.45-46 in THE NEW ACRYLICS, complete guide to the new generation of acrylics paints,
by Rheni Tauchid, 2005, Watson, Guptill Publication, New York

- “Alice Teichert- A 23 year journey: Text’Paintings- Paperwork”, text by Melanie Brown, 2005, Art Gallery
of Northumberland, Victoria Hall, Cobourg, ON

- J’eux - text’paintings. by Alice Teichert, ©2003 - 134 pages, published by Edition CB&Compagnie, Rue
du Vercors, F-26750 Chatillon Saint Jean, France. ISBN 2-914184-03-4

- ‘Painted/ Letters/ hence the North/ SEE’ by Alice Teichert, ‘ghostworks’ edited by Jody Castricano, West
Coast Line, no. 37. 36/1.Spring 2002, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.

- ‘touch’ by Alice Teichert, Queen Street Quarterly, Vol.5, No.4/ Vol.6, No.1 Special 20th Issue, Toronto,
Spring 2002

- “Visual Poetic”, Open Letter, nr.2, Summer 2001, a Canadian Journal of Writing and Theory (499
Dufferin Ave., London ON, N6B 2A1, Canada). - ISBN 0048-1939

- “The Art of Alice Teichert”, exhibition catalog, with an introduction by writer/poet Lola Lemire Tostevin,
October 2000, The Russell Gallery of Fine Arts, Peterborough, Canada – ISBN 0-9682230-3-6

- “The Visual Poetry of Alice Teichert” by Ken Carpenter. Artfocus Magazine Vol.8 No.2, Issue # 69,
August 2000, Toronto, Canada- ISBN 1192 –7712

- “Je dirai que le mélange...” Couverture muette. S.1 mars 1983, Non paginé, format à l’italienne, 16 cm x
25 cm. Tirage à 3 exemplaires, gravures et photocopies, par Alice Teichert, École des Beaux-Arts de
Valence.

- Ce texte est extrait de ‘Ceci est mon corps’ par Mathieu Bénézet. Référence cataloguée dans ‘Mathieu
Bénézet’ par Bernard Delvaille, poètes d’aujourd’hui, ed. Seghers, Paris, 1984