Biography

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1972   BORN - RIVERHEAD, ST. MARY’S BAY, NEWFOUNDLAND 

1990-94  MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF UNIVERSITY, SIR WILFRED GRENFELL COLLEGE,   FACULTY OF FINE  ARTS (VISUAL), CORNER BROOK, NL               


SOLO EXHIBITIONS 


2014     BLACKSTRAP MOLASSES, ST. BONAVENTURE’S COLLEGE, ST. JOHN’S, NL 

2012     SCUTTLED, WINCHESTER GALLERIES, BRITISH COLUMBIA 

2008    GRANT BOLAND ~ NEW PAINTINGS 

2007    THE NARROW MARGIN, WINCHESTER GALLERY, BRITISH COLUMBIA 

2006    HAVANA, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2005    AGAINST THE LIGHT, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2004    WINCHESTER GALLERIES, VICTORIA , BRITISH COLUMBIA 

2003    BLUR, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND 

2001     THE MAIDEN WITHOUT HANDS AND OTHER STORIES, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, ST. JOHN’S, NL 

1999     AND WHO SAID YOU WERE NAKED ANYWAY, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY,  ST. JOHN’S, NL 

1998     NEW WORK, EWING GALLERY, CORNER BROOK, NL 

1997     DRINK, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

            THREE MONTHS, EWING GALLERY, CORNER BROOK, NL 

1994     IF DREAMS WERE OF SOME WORTH, ST. JOHN'S, NL 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS 


2016 - 2019    TRUTH OR MYTH: FEAST AND FAMINE,  THE ROOMS ART GALLERY, ST.JOHN'S, NFLD.

2015     NARRATIVE NL, SIR WINFRED GRENFELL ART GALLERY

2014     CHANGING TIDES, MCMICHAEL GALLERY, TORONTO 

2011      ATLANTICUS, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2011      ART TORONTO, REPRESENTED BY CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2009    TORONTO INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR 2009 

2009    FROM THE STUDIO III , CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2003    ART TORONTO, REPRESENTED BY CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2003    VISUAL ARTISTS OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR: A CELEBRATION, SIR WILFRED COLLEGE ART GALLERY, CORNER BROOK, NL. CURATOR, GAIL TUTTLE 

2002    SUBLIME, NED PRATT AND GRANT BOLAND, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2002    ART TORONTO 2002, REPRESENTED BY CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY  

2001     ART TORONTO 2001, REPRESENTED BY CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY 

2000    WET PAINT, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, FOUR PERSON PAINTING SHOW WITH   JENNIFER POHL, BRAD REID AND JOANNA    STRONG 

1999    EVERY DAY EROTICISM, TWO PERSON SHOW WITH JENNIFER POHL 

 1999   THRESHOLDS IV, ART GALLERY OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR, CURATED BY CAROLINE STONE, CATALOGUE 

1999    ALUMNI EXHIBITION, SIR WILFRED GRENFELL COLLEGE ART GALLERY, CORNER BROOK, NL, CURATOR, GAIL TUTTLE 

1998    NEWFOUNDLANDIA, EASTERN EDGE GALLERY, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

1997    THE BODY SHOW, RESOURCE CENTRE FOR THE ARTS, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

            SMALL WORKS, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

1996     SMALL WORKS, CHRISTINA PARKER GALLERY, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

            RIPTIDE, RESOURCE CENTRE FOR THE ARTS. ST. JOHN'S, NF  

            WHAT YOU WANTED TO MAKE BUT HAVEN'T YET, EASTERN EDGE GALLERY, JOHN'S, NL 

1995     MEMBERS SHOW, RESOURCE CENTER FOR THE ARTS, ST. JOHN'S, NL 

1994     UNDERGRADUATE EXHIBITION, FACULTY OF VISUAL ARTS, SIR WILFRED GRENFELL COLLEGE, CORNER BROOK, NL 


AWARDS 

2000    ELIZABETH GREENSHEILDS AWARD FOR PAINTING 

1998     EMERGING ARTIST OF THE YEAR, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR ARTS COUNCIL 

1997     ELIZABETH GREENSHEILDS AWARD FOR PAINTING  

1993     POOLE, ALTHOUSE, CLARKE, THOMAS, AND THOMPSON PRINT  SCHOLARSHIP, DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL ARTS, MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NFLD.   


BIBLIOGRAPHY


2017    "ART AND RELIGION IN NEWFOUNDLAND",  Arts & Culture Centre,  Hosted by the National Arts Centre in connection with the Newfoundland  tour of Andy Jones’ Tartuffe.


2015     "PICTURES, WORDS AND STORIES" NEWFOUNDLAND  QUARTERLY ,  WINTER  2015/2016

2014    “BACKSTAGE PASS” NTV , AMANDA MEWS

2011     "THE ADVENTURES OF GUS AND ISAAC", BREAKWATER BOOKS 

2010     "RIDDLE FENCE" #6, CULTURAL MAGAZINE 

2009    "ONE CHEF ONE CRITIC"  ROGERS TELEVISION 

2009    THE SCOPE, "THE 25 GREATEST WORKS OF ART EVER MADE.." THURS. AUGUST 13, 2009 

2009    NEWFOUNDLAND QUARTERLY, FALL 2009, VOL. 102(2), P. 9  

2003    TV FRAMES, PRODUCED BY CITY TV, INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM FOCUSING ON THE ARTS IN  NEWFOUNDLAND 

2000    OLD ART , NEW PAINTING: ART HISTORY AND THE NEWFOUNDLAND BAROQUE", ST. JOHN'S PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES, LECTURE BY JENNIFER DYER FOR  THE DARKROOM PHILOSOPHY SERIES,  ST. JOHN'S, NF,  NOVEMBER 28TH. WITH A SIMULTANEOUS SIEVED.COM GLOBAL LIVE WEBCAST.

1999    ANGELA ANTLE INTERVIEW FOR WET PAINT , "WEEKEND AM" CBC  RADIO, OCTOBER         

1998    SUZANNE WOOLRIDGE INTERVIEW FOR THE ARTS REPORT, CBC RADIO, NOVEMBER 1998    NEWFOUNDLANDIA, THE EXPRESS, ST. JOHN'S, NL, APRIL 1998

1997    GRANT BOLAND VIDEO FOR THE NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR ARTS AWARDS, CBC TELEVISION, LEO WILLIAMS PRODUCER, (MAY) 

            WAYNE ROSTAD, ON THE ROAD AGAIN, CBC TELEVISION, DECEMBER 1997  

            CURTIS RUMBOLT, DRINK, THE EXPRESS, ST. JOHN'S, NF, NOVEMBER 1997 

            J.M. SULLIVAN, DRINK, THE NEWFOUNDLAND HERALD, ST. JOHN'S, NL, NOVEMBER

            J.M. SULLIVAN, DRINK, THE EVENING TELEGRAM, ST. JOHN'S, NL,  JANUARY 1997

            SUZANNE WOOLRIDGE INTERVIEW, DRINK, FOR THE ARTS REPORT, CBC RADIO, 

NOVEMBER 1997 

            INTERVIEW, RADIO NOON, ST. JOHN'S, CBC RADIO APRIL 1997 

            INTERVIEW, RADIO NOON, CORNER BROOK, CBC RADIO 1997

            SEPTEMBER, COVER IMAGE TICKLEACE MAGAZINE, ANNIVERSARY ISSUE  

1996    J.M. SULLIVAN, BACKSTAGE, THE EVENING TELEGRAM, ST.JOHN'S, NL, JANUARY 1996         

1995    GLORIA HICKEY, RIPTIDE, THE NEWFOUNDLAND HERALD, ST. JOHN'S, NL 1995        

1994    YEAR IN REVIEW: RISING STARS OF THE CANADIAN ARTS, THE GLOBE AND MAIL,  JANUARY 1994