Born Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 1977

Education

2004 MFA Concordia University
2001 BFA Queen’s University
2001 BAH Queen’s University 


Solo Exhibitions

2017 Pictures, Garrison Art Center, Garrison, New York
2016 Low Tech, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, New York
2015 Deadpan, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, New York
2013 Post, Structure, Sign, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2012 The Armory Fair, New York (solo presentation) with Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2011 Kingston Spring and Muffler, Mulherin/Pollard Gallery, New York
2011 Art Contemporary Los Angeles Fair (solo presentation) with Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2010  Oil Paintings By Robert Ayre, Mulherin/Pollard Gallery, New York and Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2009  Days Road, February 2008, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto/ Volta NY, solo presentation
2008  Roadsides, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York
2006  Houses, Stripmalls, Fields and Factories, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2005  Untitled, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2004  Two Rooms, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto


Group Exhibitions

2018 In Our Nature, Lantern Gallery, Winnipeg
2017 Really?, Wilding Cran Gallery, Los Angeles
2017 Size Doesn't Matter, Bernarducci Gallery Chelsea, New York
2017 Artifact: Mike Bayne and Danny Singer, Gallery Jones, Vancouver
2017 Absence/Presence: Contemporary Works in Dialogue, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston
2015 The First Five, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston
2013 The Painting Project, Galerie de l'UQAM, Montreal
2013 Deja Deja Visite, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston
2013 Soundtrack, Volume 1, Division Gallery, Montreal
2012 Watch This Space:  Contemporary Art from the AGO Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
2012 Unspecified Urban Space, RH Gallery, New York, New York
2011 The Canadian Portrait Competition (The Kingston Prize), Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto
2011 Small Works, Couture Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
2010  Observant, ISE Foundation Gallery, New York
2009  Conteneurs et Contenant, Galerie Roger Bellemare, Montreal
2009  Norman Rogers Winter, Harbourfront Centre Architecture Gallery, Toronto
2009  Upscale/Downsize, Bowling Green State University Art Gallery, Ohio
2008  Carte Blanche Painting Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto
2007  A House Is Not a Home, Caren Golden Gallery, New York
2007  New Paintings by New Painters, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago
2007  Wanted, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
2005  Realism, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver
2004  Breathing Room, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

 

Awards

2013 Acadia Foundation Residency (with Richard Estes)
2011 Winner of The Kingston Prize (Canadian Portrait Competition)
2011 Canada Council for the Arts Emerging Artist Project Grant
2011 Ontario Arts Council Emerging Artist Project Grant
2005 Toronto Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant
2004 McConnell Graduate Scholarship, Concordia University
2001 Best Painting Award, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
1998 Shotton Scholarship, Queen’s University