REGINA WILLIAMS 

 

EDUCATION

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                Three year Fine Arts diploma with honours, Georgian College, Barrie, ON, 1995

                B.Sc. Western Michigan University, 1964

        

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

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2011             Away, Ferneyhough Contemporary, North Bay, ON

2010             Horizons, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2009             Pelagic, Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay, ON

2008             From Here to There, Roberts Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007             Horizon: Recent Paintings, Campus Gallery, Georgian College,

                    Barrie

2007             Site/Seeing, Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay

2006             Sites/Insights, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2004             People and Places, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2000             MacLaren Parallel Exhibition, Scotia McLeod Office, Barrie

2000             Water, Chapel Gallery, Bracebridge

1998             New Painting, Double Door Gallery, Anten Mills

1998             Recent Painting, Gallery 100 Yonge, Toronto

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

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2007             Urban Visions 07, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

2006             Face Off, Self Portrait Exhibition, Double Door Gallery, Anten Mills

2006             Rough Water, Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay

2005/06            Triple X, Visual Arts Ontario, five Ontario exhibitions

2005             Swamp the Boxcar Collective, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

2004             Looking for Lucius, Boxcar Collective, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

2003             Water Project, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2003/07            Artists Choice, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2002/07            Toronto International Art Fair, Roberts Gallery, Toronto 

2002             7th Annual Canadian Art Gala and Auction, Toronto

2002             Four New Artists, Roberts Gallery, Toronto

2001             RBC Private Counsel New Canadian Painting Competition, Exhibition of five finalists, Gallery One, Toronto

2001             Home, Ontario Society of Artists Juried Exhibition, John B. Aired Gallery, Toronto

2001             In Anticipation: Highlights from the Permanent Collection, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

2000             Passages in Time, Tiffin Centre, Orillia

1999             A Small Collection, Spiegl Office, Barrie

                    A=Art, Barrie Career Centre, Barrie

                    Juried Exhibition, Art Gallery of Peel, Brampton

                    The Path, Tiffin Centre, Orillia

                    Womenís Exhibition, The Courtfolio Gallery, Orillia

1998             Celebration of the Arts, Juried Exhibition, Uxbridge Celebration of the Arts, Town Hall, Uxbridge

1997             Make Your Own Money, AREA Gallery, Toronto

                    Sight/Site: Timothy Lauren and Regina Williams, Wall Gallery, Barrie

                    Womenís Stories, The Courtfolio Gallery, Orillia

1996             Itís Not Brain Surgery, Graydonís Off the Wall Project, Barrie

                    Artsperience Exhibition, Canadore College, North Bay

                    Blooming Art, Sir Sam Steele Art Gallery, Orillia

                    Works by Canadian Artists, The Womenís Art Association of Canada,Toronto

                    The Dress Ė Evoking the Body, Barrie City Hallo Rotunda Gallery, Barrie

                    Works by Three, Barrie City Hall Rotunda Gallery, Barrie

1995             Home: The Phenomenon of Place, W. K. P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay

                    Our Very Best, Sir Sam Steele Art Gallery, Orillia

                    Breaking Round, MacLaren Art Centre, Campus Gallery, Barrie

                    View Point, Centennial Museum, Penetenguishene

                    Recent Work, Studio Gallery, Orillia

                    Scholarship Exhibition, Georgian College, Barrie

                    North Simcoe Arts Council Exhibition, Huronia Museum, Midland

                    To Each Their Own, MacLaren Art Centre, Campus Gallery, Barrie

                    The Family, Barrie City hall Rotunda Gallery, Barrie

1994             Scholarship Exhibition, Georgian College, Barrie

                    Remembering and Imagining, Barrie City Hall Rotunda Gallery, Barrie

 

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

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           ∑        Georgian College, Barrie

        MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

        RBC Private Counsel, Toronto

        Scotia McLeod Inc, Barrie

        The Toronto Hunt Club, Toronto

        Davis & Henderson Ltd., Toronto

        Private Collections in Canada and the United States

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

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        Luppino, Tony, Trespass and Memory, On the land with Regina Williams, Art City Magazine, June/July/August 2001

        Freer, Elene. New Paintings by Regina Williams, Bracebridge Examiner, January 7, 2000

        Two area artists show work at The Wall, Barrie Advance, May 9, 1997

  

AWARDS

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2001             RBC Private Counsel, New Canadian Painting Competition, Central Canada Winner

1995             Best in Show, North Simcoe Arts Council Exhibition, Midland

                    The Design and Visual Arts Scholarship, Georgian College, Barrie

1994             Heinz Jordan & Company Ltd. Award, Georgian College, Barrie

 

  

CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS

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        Art Gallery of Ontario

        Canadian Artistsí Representation Ontario

        MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

        National Gallery, Ottawa

        Power Plant, Toronto

        Visual Arts Ontario

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

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2006             Juror, Georgian College Scholarship exhibition

2000-05         Curator, Royal Victoria Hospital/MacLaren Art Centre biannual partnership exhibitions, Barrie

1999-2007     Fine Arts Advisory Committee, Georgian College, Barrie

1999             Antony Gormley, Art by the Lake, Georgian College, Barrie

1998-99         Parallel Projects Committee, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

1998             Eric Fischl, Art by the Lake, Georgian College, Barrie

                    Gushul Visual Artistís Studio, Blairmore, Alberta

                    Harold Klunder Workshop, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

1997             Joanne Tod, Art by the Lake, Georgian College, Barrie

                    Exhibition Assistant, Campus Gallery, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

1996             Oil Painting with Tim Zuck, Canadore College, North Bay

1995             Art Instructor, Oakley Park Public School, Barrie

1995-96         Art Instructor, Parks and Recreation Department, City of Barrie

1996-2007     Artist Contributor, Benefactor Programme and Exhibition, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie

1994-2007     Artist Contributor, Catch the Spirit, MacLaren Art Centre Annual Exhibition and Auction, Barrie 

 

REPRESENTATION

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       Roberts Gallery, Toronto

       Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay