EXHIBITIONS

2016                     Group show - Ways of Seeing, RIC Centre, Toronto

2015                     Group show - Celebrating 20 Years, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto 

2013                     Group show – Here and There, Media Wall, Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto

2012                     Group show – Contacting Toronto: We’re in this Together, Public Installation, Subway Stations

2010                     Solo show – Some Kind of Divine, Ryerson Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                             Group show – In Her Presence, Ryerson Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                             Group show -  Enamored, GuatePhoto, Guatemala City, Guatemala

2009                   Group show – Lisette Model and her Successors, Galeria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy,

                             Mount Holyoke College Art Musuem, Massachusetts

2008                   Group show -   Lisette Model and her Successors, Presentation House Gallery,

                             Vancouver, Canada, Museo di Rome in Trastevere, Rome, Italy                       

                             Aperture Art Auction, Aperture Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

                             Faculty Show, NSCAD University, Halifax, Canada

2007                    Group show – Lisette Model and her Successors, Aperture Gallery, New York

2006                    100 Portfolios, Wright State University, Dayton, U.S.A.

2005                   Group show – People in Place, Ryerson Gallery, Toronto Canada

                             Group show – Life of Water, Photo Sensitive, Toronto, Canada

                             Group show – Toronto the Good, University of Toronto, St. Regis College, Toronto, Canada

2004                    Solo show - Bathers, Art Gallery of Thunder Bay, Thunder Bay, Canada

                              Solo show - Bathers, Quai de la Batterie, Arras, France

2003                     Solo show - Bathers, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Toronto Grid Works, York Quay Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Toronto Art Fair, Toronto, Canada

2002                     Curator - Quebec Summit of the Americas, 2001, Photo Eclipse, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Body of Water, Luft Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Whereabouts, York Quai Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2001                      Solo show - Bathers, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

                              Group show - White, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Toronto at the Millennium-Urban Sites, Market Gallery, Toronto, Canada

                              Group show - Toronto 5, Havana, Cuba

                              Group show - Pool, York Quai Gallery, Harbourfront, Toronto, Canada

2000/1999           Participant in The Century of the Body:Photoworks 1900-2000 curated by Musee de                 

                              L’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland, Lisbon, Portugal

1999                     Solo show - Water, Galerie Mistral, Montreal, Canada                                              

                             Solo show - Contact 99, Kur, Area Gallery,Toronto, Canada

1998                     Solo show - Social Milieu, Ryerson Gallery, Contact 98, Toronto, Canada

1996                     Group show - Inheritance, Centre Interculturel Strathearn, Montreal, Canada

1995                     Group show - 5 Photographers, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1994                     Group show-Toronto After Dark, Market Gallery,Toronto, Canada

1993                     Solo show - Bathers and Black-Tie, TPW Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1988                     Group show - Museo de Arte Carillo Gil, Canada\Mexico Exchange, Mexico City

1987                     Group show - Gallery 44, Toronto, Canada

1984                     Solo show - Portraits, Gallery 44, Toronto, Canada

1982                     Group show - Galerie Optica, Montreal, Canada

1981                      Solo show - Ryerson Gallery, Toronto

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2013                    Ontario Arts Council Mid-Career Grant

2011                     Ontario Arts Council Mid-Career Grant

2009                   Ryerson Graduate Scholarship, SPE Student Award

2006                   Ontario Arts Council Mid-Career Grant

2003                    Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant

2004                    National Magazine Award (silver)

2001                     Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant (January 2001)

                             Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant (August 2001)

                             Canada Council Travel Grant

                             Canada Council Mid-Career Grant

                             National Magazine Award (gold)

1999                     Millennium Arts Fund Grant for The Grid Project (Toronto Millennium) by 5 photographers

                             Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant

1997                     Canada Council Type B Grant, Toronto Arts Council Grant

1995                     Ontario Arts Council Project Grant

1994                    Canada Council Type B Grant

1993                    Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant

1992                    Ontario Arts Council Project Grant                             

1984                    Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant

1982                    Canada Council Grant, Ontario Arts Council Grant

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: TEACHING

2016                   Instructor, Documentary Photography, Ryerson CE, Winter, Summer Intensive

                           Instructor, Photography for Communication, OCADU, Winter

                           Workshops:  Ryerson CE, Gallery 44

2015                   Instructor, Documentary Photography, Ryerson CE, Winter, Summer Intensive, Fall

                           Instructor, Photography for Communication, OCADU, Winter

                           Workshops: Gallery 44, private

2014                   Instructor, Documentary Photography, Ryerson CE, Winter, Summer Intensive, Fall

                            Instructor, Photography for Communication, OCADU, Winter

                           Instructor, History of Photography, Sheridan C, Winter

                           Workshops: Gallery 44

2013                   Instructor, Documentary Photography, U of T, Winter

                           Instructor, Photography for Communication, OCADU, Winter

                          Instructor, History of Photography, Sheridan C, Fall, Winter, Intro to Media, Fall

                          Instructor, Documentary Photography, Ryerson CE, Fall 

                          Talk, Ryerson Image Center Archives, April

                          Jury Member, SNAP awards

2012                  Instructor, Photo Production 4rth yr, Documentary Photo (CE), Ryerson U, Fall

                           Instructor, Photography for Communication, OCADU, Winter

                          Instructor, Intro to Media/History of Photography/History in Practice, Sheridan U, Fall 

                           Workshops, Gallery 44, Intro Darkroom, Basic and Intermediate Darkroom

                           Workshop, Photo Educators Forum, Lighting

2011                    Instructor, Photography for Graphic Design, OCADU, Fall

                           Instructor, Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School for the Arts, Fall

                           Lecturer, Documentary Photography, University of Toronto, Winter

                           Instructor, Culture of Photography, Sheridan College, Winter

                           Instructor, Approaches to Documentary Photography, Ryerson U, Winter

                           Instructor, Intro Black and White, Lighting, Toronto School of Art, Spring

                          Workshop, Gallery 44, Black and White Darkroom, Winter, Summer

                          Workshop, Varley Art Gallery of Markham, October

                          2010 Guest Lecturer, Empire State College (SUNY), Documentary Workshops, NYC, November

                          Instructor, Photography for Graphic Design, OCADU, Fall

                          Instructor, Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School for the Arts, Fall

                          Instructor, Approaches to Documentary Photography, Ryerson U, Winter, Fall

                          Instructor, Techniques of Photography 1, Ryerson U, Winter, Spring

                          Instructor, Culture of Photography, Sheridan College, Winter

                          Instructor, Gallery 44, Intermediate and Basic darkroom, Winter, Spring

                          Instructor, Intro Black and White, Toronto School of Art, Spring

2009                 Instructor, Techniques of Photography 1, Ryerson U, Fall

                          Instructor, Approaches to Documentary Photography, Ryerson U, Winter, Spring

                          Instructor, Photography, OCAD, Fall

                          Instructor, Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School for the Arts, Fall

                          Instructor, Intro to Photography, Toronto School of Art, Winter, Spring, Fall

                          Instructor, Photo Lighting, Toronto School of Art, Spring, Workshop, Beginner and Intermediate

                          Darkroom, Gallery 44, May, October, Lecture Toronto Camera Club

                          Workshop, Associated Hebrew Schools, Story-telling Through Cameras

2008                Instructor, Photo, 2nd yr Production, Ryerson University, (Day Program), Winter

                         Instructor, Approaches to Documentary Photography, Ryerson U, Winter, Spring

                         Instructor, Intro to Black and White Photography, Toronto School of Art, Winter, Spring, Fall

                         Ontario Educators Forum Workshop (May)

                         Pikto Workshops (Location Lighting, March, Contact galleries tour, May)

                         Instructor, Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School for the Arts, Fall

                         Black and White Darkroom Workshops, Gallery 44 (October), Instructor, Photography, OCAD, Fall

2007                Instructor Photo Production, Ryerson University (Day Program), Fall

                        Instructor, Tech 1, Ryerson CE, Winter

                        Black and White Darkroom Workshops, Gallery 44 (March, October)

                        Ontario Educators Forum Workshop (May)

2006               Instructor Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School of the Arts, Fall

                         Instructor, Illustrative Portraiture 2 (Day) Sheridan College, Winter

                        Instructor, Tech 1, Ryerson CE, Winter

                        Black and White Darkroom Workshop, Gallery 44 (February/March)

                        Ontario Educators Forum, Workshop May

                        Instructor, Black and White Photo 1 and 2, Haliburton School for the Arts, Fall

2005               Instructor, Illustrative Portraiture 2, (Day) Sheridan College, Winter, Fall

                        Instructor, Tech 1, Ryerson CE, Fall

                        Instructor, Darkroom Practice Workshop, Photo Educators Forum (May 8)

                        Instructor, Intro to Photography, The Photo Essay, NSCAD (Day), Advisor Independent

                        Study, Summer, Ontario Educators Forum, Workshop, May

2004               Instructor, Tech 1, Ryerson CE, Fall

                        Instructor, Illustrative Portraiture 1 (Day), Sheridan College, Fall

                        Instructor, Foundation Photo, Basic Colour, The Situated Portrait, NSCAD U, Winter (Day)

2003/02         Instructor, Intro black and white, CE, Humber College, 3 semesters

                         Instructor, Tech 1, Intro black and white, CE, Ryerson University, Fall semester

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: PHOTOGRAPHIC ASSIGNMENTS

1981-2016         Editorial portraiture published in major Canadian publications, documentary projects

EDUCATION

2008-2010       Ryerson University, School of Image Arts

                          Master of Fine Arts, Documentary Media

1977-1981         Ryerson University, Major:  Photographic Arts, Bachelor Applied Arts

1975-1977        Concordia University, Major:  Photography and Painting, Undergraduate

COLLECTIONS

2010                City of Toronto Archives, Toronto, Canada

2004               Peter Higdon Resource Center, RIC, Ryerson University, Toronto Canada

1999                Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris, France

1998                Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

1995                Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

1992                Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Canada

1986                Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

1985                Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Canada

1983                Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Canada

                        various private collections

ARTICLES, ESSAYS, INTERVIEWS

2016               In Spas and Bathhouses, Epic Nudes, NYTimes Lensblog, April

                       Bathers, Vogue Italia, May

                       Some Kind of Divine, LifeForce Magazine, May

2010              Humanity is the Message, and the Medium, Some Kind of Divine, catalogue, essay by Malka Greene

                       Visura Magazine, www.visuramagazine.com Issue #10, Some Kind of Divine, August

2007              Ukula Magazine, Bathers, Summer 2007

                       Las Ranas, The Bathers, Spring 2007 2005              

2005             Photo Ed,  A Liberating Experience, Fall,  2005

2004             BorderCrossings, Bathing Beauties, Spring, 2004

2003             Geist ,Steam, p.44-59, Spring 2003

                      Go Nudity, CBC radio, host Brent Bambury

                      National Post, Review, AL 5, 19/06/03

                      The Globe and Mail, Critic’s Choice, R 21, 21/06/03

                      The Globe and Mail, Gallery Going, R14, 21/06/03

                      Toronto Star, Review, G8, 26/06/03                                                                                   

                      Toronto Star,  Making Contact, Review, C2, 04/05/03

2001              Canadian Geographic, Cleansing Rituals, p. 100-101, May/June, 2001

                       Saturday Night Magazine, Thunder Bay, Saturday Night Back Page, July 2001

2000             The Globe and Mail, Taking the Waters, p.R12-13, July 22, 2000

                      Thunder Bay Saunas, CBC radio interview, Thunder Bay, September 2000

1999              Shift, Swimming Through Sound, p.28-29, June 1999

1996              CV Photo, cover and p.14-21, Spring 1996

1994              Matrix, Bathers and Black-Tie, p.44-51, Vol.45, 1994

1993              Photo Life, Private Moments Public Places, p.26-30, October 1993