Andrew Harwood

Solo Exhibitions
2014
  • Funeral Camp, School of Fine Arts Gallery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
2013
  • Matte, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto
2012
  • The Bob McLobster Show, (A tribute to Nova Scotia crafts and folk art), The Edge, Winnipeg, MB
  • Séancé, Curated by J.J. Kegan McFadden, Platform Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts, Winnipeg, MB
2011
2010
  • Sailor, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto
2009
  • Mme. Zsa Zsa, The Underwater Oracle, Curated by Sarah Beveridge, The Mclaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON, Commissioned by the City of Barrie
  • Sailor, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON
  • Psychic Friends, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto
2007
2006
  • The Canadian Musical Terrorist Series, The Levine Gallery, Los Angles, CA
 
  • Bikes, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
 
  • Biker, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
2005
  • The Easy Rider Room, The Gladstone Hotel Artist-Designed Rooms, Toronto, ON
 
  • the 88 suite, OMNI Art Fair, Miami
2004
  • Trucker, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
2003
  • Last Spike, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
2001
  • the 88 suite, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
  • the 88 suite, Solo Exhibition, Toronto, ON
2000
  • expo, Sis Boom Bah Gallery, Toronto, ON
1998
  • Janitor Cologne, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
1997
  • Zsa Zsa 999/1001, In/Attendant Gallery, Toronto, ON
1996
  • Wieners and Mops, 488 Queen St., W., Toronto, ON
1993
  • Crates, The Kensington Cafe, Toronto, ON
1991
  • Gender Is Shoes, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
Selected Group and Collaborative Exhibitions
2012
  • Editions Part Two, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto
  • My Winnipeg, Circus of Objects, performance, The Bitter Letters of Marsha Mcluhan, Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, MB curated by Sigirid Dahl and Grant Guy
  • Winnipig, Antebellum Gallery. Los Angeles, CA, curated by Noam Gonick
2011
  • Mme. Zsa Zsa, Winnipeg Pride, Winnipeg, MB
  • Celebrity Still Life, Curated by Cole Swanson, Mississauga Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, ON
2010
  • Christmas Spice, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
  • Madame Zsa Zsa, The $2 Psychic, Electric Eclectics 5, (music, sound art & performance art festival), curated by Gordon Monohan, Meaford, ON
  • Ernest Reverie, Lynne Heller, Laura Kikauka, Bonnie Lewis curated by Meghan Bissonnette, Anastasia Hare and Colleen O'Reilly, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON
  • Madame Zsa Zsa, The $2 Psychic, DIY Craftival, organized by Milena Placentile, Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, MB
2009
  • Madame Zsa Zsa, The $2 Psychic, The Power Plant, Power Ball 10, curated by Helena Reckitt, Toronto
  • Radical Drag Transformative Performance, curated by Stefan St-Laurent and Taboran Waxman, Galerie SAW Gallery, Ottawa, ON
2008
  • Madame Zsa Zsa, The $2 Psychic, Holy Fuck 5, Le Petit Morte, Ottawa, ON
2007/08
  • Donky, Ninja, Witch, performance collaboration with Fastwurms, Art Gallery of York University, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Plug In, Winnipeg, MB
2007
  • Nuit Noire, performance with Fastwurms, Keith Cole, Cecilia Berkovic, Laura Cowell, RM Vaughan, Nuit Blanche, Toronto
  • Shakespeare – Made in Canada, The Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, Curated by Judith Nasby & Daniel Fischlin, Guelph ON
2006
  • Tina B. The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Prague, C.R.
  • Defend the Sugar Bush, with Allyson Mitchell, The Levine Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005
  • the 88 suite, OMNI Art Fair, Miami, FL
2004
  • Trucker, Young Artists' Biennale, Vrsac, Serbia, curated by Ingrid Mayrhofer
  • Sinbad In The Rented World, curated by Philip Monk, Art Gallery of York University, Toronto
  • Drive, Skew Gallery Calgary, AL, works form Trucker
2003
  • The Great White North, Scope, Miami, USA, curated by Natalie Kovacs
  • The Great White North, Scope, Los Angeles, USA, curated by Natalie Kovacs
  • Summer group show, Paul Petro, Toronto, ON
2002
  • Doculomo, curated by Pamila Matharu, Gallery TPW, Toronto, ON
2001
  • Probe, collaboration with Jewel Goodwyn, Latitude 53, Edmonton, Alberta
  • Probe, Art Space, Peterborough, ON
  • I Believe In the Good of Life, West Wing Art Space, Toronto, ON
  • Status/Anti-Status, West Wing Art Space, Toronto, ON
  • Probe, Niagara Artists' Company, St. Catherine's, ON
  • Breakfast of Champeens, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
  • I Hate You, curated by Peter Kingstone, Bus Gallery, Toronto, ON
2000
  • Probe, Forest City Gallery, London, ON
  • Real Man, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, ON
  • Art Fag 2000, The Images Festival of Independent Film and Video, Toronto, ON
1999
  • Unisex House of Bangs, Zsa Zsa, 962 Queen St., West, Toronto, ON
1997
  • Queer Looking/Queer Acting, Curated by Robin Metcalfe, Mount St. Vincent University Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • My Own Private Expo Hostess, The 401 Richmond Building's Artsweek, 401 Richmond St., W. Toronto, ON
  • Costume Drama, Images Festival, Factory Theatre, Toronto, ON
  • Costume Drama, "Dirty Babette's Strange Attractor", The 360, Toronto, ON
1994
  • Dreaming of You, Garnet Press Gallery, Toronto, ON
1993
  • Flora Borealis, studio show, Flora Borealis Collective, Toronto, ON
1992
  • The Politics of Gender, The Niagara Artists' Company, St. Catharine's, ON
1991
  • Conflict and Contradiction: End of the Millennium, curated by Kil-Young Yoo, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1990
  • The Male Gaze, The Photo Gallery, The Nova Scotia Photographers' Co-operative, Halifax, NS - Collaboration with Robert Barnett
  • Sculpture Garden, Technical University of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
Curation
2007
  • Allyson Mitchell and David Grenier, Thrush Holmes Empire, Toronto
2006
  • Toronto Alternative Art Fair International, co-curated with John McLachlin and Will Munro, Toronto, ON
 
  • Looking for Love In All the Right Places, Artists: Laura Carton and Allison Ruttan, Gallery TPW, Toronto, ON
 
  • Jingle, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON
2004
  • Hooters, 10 artists respond to the theme of owls, Zsa Zsa, Toronto
2003
  • TransMissions, Co-Curated with Petra Chevier, Artist: Alec Butler, A Space Gallery, Toronto, ON
2002
  • Crafts!, Crafts!, Crafts!, Zsa Zsa, Crafts by over 50 Toronto artist
  • Play Tonic, Artists: Janet Morton and Ed Pien, A Space Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • Big Cindy, 12 video artist compile portrait of small town lesbian, Studio show Toronto, ON
2001
  • Thin Lizzie, Large group-show featuring over 50 artists on the theme "Some Lesbians and their heterosexual female admirers." Zsa Zsa, Toronto, ON
2000
  • The Lonely Lisgar Street Performance Festival, Co-curated with Judy Chung, Janis Demkiw and Anda Kubis, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
  • Spring Break, Large group-show featuring over 50 artists on the theme "Some gay men and their heterosexual male admirers," Zsa Zsa, Toronto, ON
1998
  • Epilogue, Co-curated with Rochelle Holt and Roberta Forsyth, A Space Gallery, Toronto. Artists: Lillian Allen, Jillian MacDonald, Stella Meades, Mia Wienberg
1997
  • Buffet (All You Can Eat!), A Space Gallery, Toronto, Artists: Deanna Bowen, Ken Chu, Sandra Haar, Sue Lloyd, Kate Monro, John McLachlin, Carl Trehan
1991
  • Dyslexic Culture: Some Lesbian and Gay Artists in Halifax, 00 Gallery, Halifax, NS
1990
  • A Unified Communication Theory, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, NS
Selected Press
2012
2006
  • The Globe and Mail, Biker, Sarah Milroy, March, Inside Jam, Sun
  • TV, interview Bikes, MOOCA exhibition, March,
2005
  • Now Magazine, Aug.
  • Adieu Zsa Zsa!, Kevin Temple: The National Post, Aug.
  • Goodbye Zsa Zsa, R.M. Vaughan: Xtra!, DIY Dahlings!, Aug.
  • Stephanie Rogerson: The Globe and Mail
  • Farewell Zsa Zsa, Gary Michael Dault: The National Post, June

Published Writing
2011
  • Fastwürms, Donky@Ninja@Witch, Catalogue published by the Art Gallery of York University
  • Laura Cowell is So Cool, Essay Published online. PPCA, Toronto, ON
  • Fuse Magazine, Co-Authored with Jonah Corne, Double Feature, Darryl Nepinak and Jackie Traverse, The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, Brandon, MB
  • Fuse Magazine, Co-Authored with Jonah Corne, On The Road, Traveling exhibiton, Southern Manitoba
1996
  • Fuse Magazine, "Where's The Fruit?", review exhibition, Koeffler Centre for the Arts, curated by John Massier
2003
  • C International Contemporary Art, "Art Chicago 2003, The Art Industrial Complex", Review
2004
  • C Magazine, Andrew J. Paterson, review
  • Xtra!, A. A. Bronson, Guntar Kravis, reviews
Lectures and Public Speaking
2007
  • Artist-Run Centres and Collectives, Fundraising and Artist-Run Cullture,Annual Conference, Toronto
2005
  • University of Waterloo, Fair Cruelty, Curator’s talk, Waterloo, ON
2004
  • Canadian Art “School Hop”, Toronto and region high school groups, tour of the 401 Richmond Building
2003
  • Ed Video, Guelph, ON, "Emerging Video Curators Workshop"
2002
  • Canadian Art “School Hop”, 4 Toronto and region high school groups, tour of the 401 Richmond Building
  • Luft Gallery, “Artist, Curator, Critic”, with R.M. Vaughan & Katherine Mulherin
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bi & Trans Artists Panel for Youth, Buddies In Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, ON
  • Latitude 53, Probe, Artist's Talk, Edmonton, Alberta
2000
  • Visual Arts Ontario and The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, ON, " The A to Z's of Hanging"
1999
  • Toronto Youth Services and Art Starts - Gay and Lesbian Youth, Buddies In Bad Times Theatre, Toronto, ON
  • The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, ON, "How to Approach a Gallery"
1998
  • The Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, ON, "Brown Bag Lunch Series"
1997
  • A Space, Curator's Talk, Ryerson Media Arts students, Buffet (All You Can Eat!)
  • A Space and the Mayworks Festival of the Arts and Labour, "Artist-Run Survival", moderator
1992
  • Panel Discussion: The Politics of Gender, Niagara Artists’ Co., St. Catharine's, ON
  • Landscape Architecture Student Conference, "Explorations in the Ideas of Nature and Advertising" (LABASH), University of Texas, Arlington, Texas.
Grants and Awards
2012
  • Manitoba Arts Council – Student Bursary Program
2011
  • Manitoba Arts Council – Student Bursary Program
2008
  • Toronto Arts Council - Project Grant
2006
  • Toronto Arts Council - Project Grant
2004
  • Ontario Arts Council - Project Grant
2001
  • Ontario Arts Council - Project Grant
1998
  • Ontario Arts Council - Project Grant
1993
  • Ontario Arts Council - Project Grant
Affiliations
  • Founding and active member of the Queen West Gallery District
  • Memberships at A Space Gallery, Mercer Union, YYZ Artists' Outlet, The Power Plant
  • Current General Manger of C Magazine