Gallery Representation

     
2011   Wynick Tuck Gallery, 401 Richmond Street West, Suite 128, Ground Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
    Phone: 416-504-8716
 
 

Solo Exhibitions

     
2011   "Sole of a Shoe" with Chaim Pincas Podeszwa, Yidel Podeswa, Howard Podeswa, curated by E.C. Woodley,
    Wynick Tuck Gallery, Toronto, ON
2009   “Caravaggio Breakfast”, Peak Gallery, Toronto ON
2008   “Goings-On”, Queen-Specific, Toronto ON
2007   “Redux”, Peak Gallery, Toronto ON
2007   “Sideways Drift”, curated by John Brown, VAO Gallery, Toronto, ON
2006   “After Las Meninas”, Peak Gallery, Toronto, ON
2004   “OOPS: Object Oriented Painting Show”, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON
2003   “Chatter”, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON
2001   New Work, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON
2001   “Poho”, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON
2000   “Spit of Love”, Assoc. for Visual Arts, Metropolitan Life Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
1999   “Spit of Love”, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON
1997   “Spring Roll”, Gallery 306, Toronto, ON (with Alex Liros)
1996   “Prophesies”, Gallery 306, Toronto, ON (with Alex Liros)
1994   “New Work”, Waddington-Gorce Gallery, Montreal, QU
1993   “Urban Baggage”, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON
1990   "Animus", Artefect, Toronto, ON
1990   “Animus”, Great George Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI
     
     

Group Exhibitions

     
2012   "The 'C' Word", Doris McCarthy Gallery Scarborough Campus, U of T, Toronto, ON
2011   Plotting a City, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto ON, curated by Pat Macaulay
2007   October 25-29, Toronto International Art Fair (TIAF), Toronto ON
2005   Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2003   “Sedare”, Jim Baird Gallery, Nfld
2003   “The Gallery Artists’ Show”, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON
2003   “Imago”, Regent College, University of British Columbia
2002   “Art with Heart”, Casey House, Toronto, ON
2002   “Shadow Boxes”, Textile Museum, Toronto, ON
2002   “The Portrait Challenge”, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON
2001   “Commute”, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
2000   “Redrospective”, The Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON
1999   “Street Life”, York Quay Gallery, Toronto, ON
1999   “Urban Images”, Criminology Dept. University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
1998   “Echoes Of The Past, Visions For The Future”, Israel at 50, CNE, Toronto, ON
1998   “Last of the Mohawks”, Trinity Square Video, Toronto, ON
1998   “Neighbourhood Watch”, Case Studies, York Quay Gallery, Toronto, ON
1997   “Dancing with the Leviathan”, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, ON
1996   “Art Frankfurt”, Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
1995   “Twist”, 80 Spadina (with Sybil Goldstein, Rae Johnson and Alex Liros), Toronto, ON
1993   “The Obscured Horizon”, Art Gallery Of Mississauga, Mississauga, ON
1991   “Painting the Land”, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON
1990   “Street Scenes”, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON
1990   “Animus”, Artefect, Toronto, ON
1990   “Animus”, Great George Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI
1988   “Erotica Show”, Artefect, Toronto, ON
     
     

Education

   
     
1986   Ontario College of Art, Toronto (A.O.C.A., Fine Art)
1979   Technion Institute of Technology, Haifa (B. Sc. Chemical Eng.)
     
     

Collections

   
     
    Donovan Collection, University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto, ON
    SEI Investments, Oaks, PA
    Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
    Ciba-Geigy AG, Basel, Switzerland
    Marathon Realty, Toronto, ON
    University of Toronto, Criminology Dept. Collection, Toronto, ON
    CDI Corporate Education Services, Toronto, ON
     
     

Awards

   
2011   Ontario Arts Council (/VAO), Exhibition Assistance
2010   Ontario Arts Council, Grants to Visual Artists
2005   Ontario Arts Council (/VAO), Exhibition Assistance (After Las Meninas)
2003   Toronto Arts Council, Grants to Visual Artists
2001   Canada Council, Visual Arts – $10,000 Creation/Production Grant to Professional Artists
2001   Toronto Arts Council, Grants to Visual Artists
2001   Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance
2000   Canadian Consulate, Cape Town, South Africa
2000   Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance
2000   Canada Council, Travel Grant
1997   Ontario Arts Council, Grants to Visual Artists – Emerging artist
1993   Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance (The Obscured Horizon)
1993   Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance (Urban Baggage)
1990   Canada Council, Project Grant
1990   Ontario Arts Council, Short Term Grant
1983   Eric Friefeld Award For Figure Draughtsmanship
     
     

Bibliography, filmography

     
Note: an asterisk (*) following an entry indicates an exhibition catalogue or brochure.
     
Winter 2012   Nader, Miriam, Canadian Art Magazine, (online), 'The "C" Word: Readymades Need Not Apply',
    Star, Lorie, "Interview: Howard Podeswa", Artsync TV (video),
March, 2012   Dault, Gary Michael, Border Crossings, Issue 121
Oct. 5, 2011   Goddard, Peter, "A family's love and fear on canvas", Toronto Star
Oct 4, 2011   Vaughan, R.M., "Histories erased and histories revived", The Globe and Mail (Toronto)
Feb 16, 2011   Chow, Cheuk Ying, "Taking a Tour of University Art Galleries", The Underground (online)
Feb 12, 2011   Sandals, Leah, "Plotting a City at Harbourfront, National Post (Toronto)
November, 2010   Mays, John Bentley, “Look Way Up”, International Architecture and Design, (Toronto)
2010   Donovan, Dan, “The Donovan Collection”, University of St. Michael’s College (Toronto)
June 13, 2009   Dault, Gary Michael, "Howard Podeswa at Peak Gallery", The Globe and Mail (Toronto) (Caravaggio Breakfast Series)
Oct 18, 2008   Dault, Gary Michael, “Howard Podeswa at QueenSpecific”, The Globe and Mail (Toronto) (Goings On Series)
Oct. 2007   Balzer, David, "Howard Podeswa, Peak Gallery", Toronto Life (Toronto) (Redux Series)
Oct 26, 2007   Ayers, Robert, "Howard Podeswa at Peak Gallery", ARTINFO, Toronto (Redux Series)
Oct 13,2006   Dault, Gary Michael, “Howard Podeswa at Peak Gallery”, The Globe and Mail (Toronto) (Redux Series)
Mar. 11, 2006   Goddard, Peter, “Obsession with Las Meninas inspires Podeswa’s show”, Toronto Star, (Toronto) (After Las Meninas Series)
Feb 25,2006   Dault, Gary Michael, “Howard Podeswa at Peak Gallery”, The Globe and Mail (Toronto)
Sep 11,2004   Dault, Gary Michael, “Howard Podeswa at Fran Hill”, The Globe and Mail (Toronto)
2003   Ciccoritti, Jerry (Director), “Lives of the Saints”, with Sophia Loren: paintings
May 3, 2003   Dault, Gary Michael. “Market life, pixilated”, The Globe And Mail (Toronto)
2002   Rafi Ghanaghounian. “Inside the Artist”. Subject of pilot for the TV biography series, “Inside The Artist”
2002   “Art with Heart – Auction 2002”, Casey House
2002   dART Adz. Profiled in series of 4 releases, highlighting the work of selected artists. dART International
    (Vol. 5 No.1, Winter, 2002; Vol. 5 No.2, Spring, 2002)
August 8, 2002   Lazarovic, Sarah. “The Portrait Challenge”, Eye Magazine (Toronto)
October 25, 2001   Vaughan, R.M. “All Treats, No Tricks.” Eye Magazine (Toronto)
Sept. 2001   Featured Artist. Literary Review of Canada (Toronto) (Vol. 9, No.7)
September 22,2001   Dault, Gary Michael. “Howard Podeswa At Fran Hill.” The Globe And Mail (Toronto)
June 2, 2001   Dault, Gary Michael. “Podeswa’s Still Lifes Run Deep.” The Globe And Mail (Toronto)
March, 2000   Williamson, Sue. “Tempelhoff, Podeswa And Zantsi At The AVA.”, Artthrob (South Africa)
October 16, 1999   Dault, Gary Michael. “Agit-Prop Paintings In Spirit.” The Globe And Mail (Toronto)
October, 1999   Press Briefs, South African High Commission (Ottawa)
1999   Donegan, Rosemary. Street Life. Toronto: York Quay Gallery*
August 6, 1998   Levine, Rosie. “Squeegee Style.” Now Magazine (Toronto)
August, 1998   Logagianis, George. City TV (Toronto)
1998   Regan, Kate. Echoes Of The Past, Visions For The Future. Toronto: CNE *
1997   Cardozo, Judith. Dancing With The Leviathan. Toronto: Londsdale Gallery *
August, 1995   MacDowell, Virginia. “Twist.” Art Focus (Toronto)
March/April 1993   Azure: Design Architecture And Art (Toronto)
January 28, 1993   Taylor, Kate. The Globe And Mail (Toronto)
January 19, 1993   O’hara, Catherine. CBC Radio (Toronto)
1993   Reid, Stuart. The Obscured Horizon. Mississauga: Art Gallery Of Mississauga*
January, 1991   Campbell, Trevor. Excalibur (Toronto)
October, 1990   “About Town.” CIUT Radio (Toronto)
August, 1990   ATV News (Maritimes)
August, 1990   Mollison, Jan. “Painter Questions Popular Aesthetic.” The Patriot (Charlottetown)
December 1, 1988   Hume, Christopher, Toronto Star (Toronto)
     
     

Professional Experience

     
1998-99   Sketch artist for Zweletemba Peace Committee, Zweletemba, South Africa
1998   Art Workshop Facilitator, Youth Link Drop-in Centre, Toronto
1997   Contributor, Art of the Holocaust Curriculum, Toronto School Board
1990-94   Instructor, Ryerson Polytechnical University, Toronto
1988-89   Instructor, Northern Secondary School, Continuing Education Dept., Toronto
1986-89   Instructor, Alternative Computer Training for the Disabled, Toronto, ON

 

 

 

 

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