seanweisgerber@gmail.com
 Saskatchewan (1984)
Toronto, ON (now)


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
Wil Aballe Art Projects, Vancouver, BC
'Electric Mud'

2013

Wil Aballe Art Projects, Vancouver, BC
'After I Shed My Skin'


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

AKA Artist-Run Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
'A Specific Amalgam of Spirit and Dirt' (Curated by Keeley Haftner)

2014

Lightbox, New York, NY
'Wild Thing' (Curated by Michael Hosaluk via Creative Sask)
330-G, Saskatoon, SK
'Passengers'
Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
'Ricochet'

2013

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
'RBC Canadian Painting Competition: 15th Anniversary'

2012

Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, ON
'De-Accessioned' (Curated by Lucas Soi)
330-G, Saskatoon, SK
'After The Storm'


PROJECTS

2013
SETUP Magazine Fundraiser (Artist Editions), Vancouver, BC
Box Set (With: Yunhee Min, Mark Neufeld, Silke Otto-Knapp & Judy Radul)

2011

304 Days, Vancouver, BC
Artist-run gallery: Founder + Director


AWARDS+GRANTS

2017
Canada Council for the Arts - Project Grant
Ontario Arts Council - Project Grant

2014

Saskatchewan Foundation for the Arts - Professional Visual Artist Award
Saskatchewan Arts Board - Production Grant

2013

RBC Canadian Painting Competition - Western Finalist
Saskatchewan Arts Board - Production Grant

2007

ECUAD - Helen Pitt Award


TALKS+PANELS

2014
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK
'Face-Plant', Snelgrove Gallery Artist Talk Series - Saskatoon + The World

2011

Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver
'Crossing Over: Painting A Critical Conversation', Panel Discussion with Tiffin Breen and Vanessa Disler
CBC Television, Vancouver, BC
'Cultural Secrets of Vancouver', In conversation with Douglas Coupland
Canadian Art Foundation Gallery Hop, Vancouver, BC
In conversation with Matthew Brown and Aaron Peck


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Planet S Magazine
'Of Form and Friction: Weisgerber's Works Challenge the Normal Idea of Painting', (Bart Gazzola: July 2014)
Vancouver Courier
'Must-See Exhibit: Electric Mud', (Adrienne Matei: September 2014)
RBC Canadian Painting Competition - 15th Anniversary Catalogue
'Sean Weisgerber', (p.40-41: September 2013)
ArtForum
'De-Accessioned: Critic's Pick, (Steven Kado: January 2013)
Here and Elsewhere
'Wil Aballe Art Projects: After I Shed My Skin', (Emmy Lee: January 2013)
Vancouver Is Awesome
'Sean Weisgerber of 304 Days', (Anne Cottingham: April 2011)


WRITING

SETUP - Issue #2
'Neil Campbell: Saskatchewan! Really?', (May 2012)
304 Days: Project Catalogue
14 Interviews with the exhibiting artists
'Western Eyes: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; or Fetish?', (April 2011)


FAIRS

2014
Toronto Art Fair w/ Wil Aballe Art Projects
2013
Toronto Art Fair w/ Wil Aballe Art Projects + RBC Painting Competition


EDUCATION

2009
Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, BC
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Arts

2007
Chelsea College of Art, London, UK
Semester Abroad
BIO

Sean Weisgerber is a graduate of the Emily Carr University of Art + Design. His work has been shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions across Canada. He has exhibited at Wil Aballe Art Projects (Vancouver), the Mendel Art Gallery (Saskatoon), 330G (Saskatoon), AKA Artist-Run (Saskatoon), Cooper Cole Gallery (Toronto) and at the National Gallery of Canada (Ottawa), as a finalist in the 2013 RBC Painting Competition. He lives and works in Toronto.


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