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Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2003 'How We Live', Burston Gallery, Toronto
  • 2001 'Goldstein &Abrams', Loop, Toronto
  • 2000 'The Secret Life of Chatchkes', Loop, Toronto
  • 1998 'Sgraffito', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
  • 1996 'Shadows &Dreaming', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
  • 1990 'Landscapes', Laurentian University Museum & Art Centre, Sudbury, ON
    'Landscapes', Thunder Bay Art Gallery, ON
  • 1989 Garnet Press, Toronto
  • 1988 Temiskaming Art Gallery, Haileybury, ON
  • 1986 Garnet Press, Toronto
    'Mythopolis', St.Lawrence College, Kingston, ON
  • 1985 'Mythopolis', Garnet Press, Toronto
    'Mythopolis', Whitby Arts Centre, ON
  • 1984 'Recent Work', Embassy Cultural House, London
  • 1983 'Bacchanale', Cameron Public House, ceiling, Toronto
  • 1982 'Sport of Painting', ChromaZone, Toronto

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2008 'Celebration of Canadian Art and Artists', Raymond James, Toronto
  • 2007 'Highly Recommended', Headbones Gallery, Toronto
    'Landscapes', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
  • 2006 'Deluxe Mix', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
    'Home', York Quay Centre, Harbourfront, Toronto
    'Group Show', Arts Etobicoke, ON
  • 2005 'I AM', James Baird Gallery, St.John's, NL
    'Deluxe Mix', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
  • 2004 'Deluxe Mix', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
    'Parrot Project', Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto
  • 2003 'Standards', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
    'Re: Collections', Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON
    'The Antidote', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
  • 2001 'New Spirit of Ontario', VAO, Lieutenant Governor's Suite, Queen's Park, Toronto
    '8th Floor', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
  • 2000 'Tim Jocelyn &ChromaZone', MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, University of Guelph, ON
    'Inaugural Exhibition', Loop, Toronto
    'Redrospective', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
  • 1999 'Oh Baby!', The Library &Gallery, Cambridge, ON
  • 1997 'Dancing With The Leviathan', Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto
    'The Living City', The Market Gallery, Toronto
    'Exquisite ChromaZone', Paul Petro, Toronto
  • 1996 'Exquisite Corpse', Cold City, Toronto
    'Review 2, Mercer Union, Toronto
  • 1995 'Away', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
    'Away', 00 Gallery, Halifax, NS
    'Twist', 80 Spadina, Toronto
    'There Will Be Time', Mercer Union, Toronto
    'A Toronto Decade', The Market Gallery, Toronto
    'Shades of Red', Red Head Gallery, Toronto
  • 1994 'The Sukkah Project', Koffler Centre (touring)
  • 1991 'Notes/Drawings: Red', Extensions Gallery, Toronto
  • 1990 'Memory &Subjectivity', Garnet Press (touring)
    'The Drawing Show', Extensions Gallery, Toronto
  • 1987 'The Colour &the Brush', Sarnia Art Gallery, ON
    'Cameron Culture', Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON
  • 1986 'Urban Themes', Brampton Public Library, ON
    'Going to the Walls', Isaacs Gallery, Toronto
  • 1985 'Fire &Ice', Galerie Walcheturm, Zurich, Switzerland
    'Interiors/Exteriors', The Market Gallery, Toronto
    'ChromaZone', Galerie Obscure, Alma, QC
  • 1984 'Vestiges of Empire', Camden Arts Centre, London, England
    'Toronto Painting, Art Gallery of Ontario, (touring)
    'The City', Bau - Xi Gallery, Toronto
    'ChromaZone', Concordia University, Montreal, QC
  • 1983 'ChromaZone', Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK
  • 1982 'O Kromazone', Institut Unzeit, Berlin, DDR
  • 1981 'Monumenta',YYZ (Gallery 76) Toronto

Selected Bibliography

Note: an asterisk (*) following an entry indicates an exhibition catalogue.
  • 'Artists &Their Work', AGO, Extensions Program, 1984
  • 'Chromaliving', ChromaZone, Toronto, 1984*
  • 'Desire', Gallery 101, Ottawa, 1984*
  • 'O Kromazone', Vanguard, Vancouver, summer 1983
  • 'O Kromazone', ChromaZone, Toronto, 1982*
  • 'Sybil Goldstein: Landscapes', Laurentian University Museum &Art Centre, Sudbury, 1990*
  • 'Vestiges of Empire', Camden Art Centre, London, England, 1984*
  • Andrea, Janice. 'Memory &Subjectivity', Garnet Press, 1990*
  • Balfour Bowen, Lisa. 'Toronto on Display', Toronto Sun, 1995
  • Bentley Mays, John. 'A big, nitty-gritty survey', Globe &Mail, 1985
  • Bentley Mays, John. 'Passionate Paintwork: A Brief Love Affair', Globe &Mail, 2003
  • Bentley Mays, John. 'ChromaZone closes a bit of history', Globe &Mail, 1983
  • Bentley Mays, John. 'Mythopolis', Globe &Mail, 1985
  • Bentley Mays, John. 'Visual Art Dominates OKanada's Landscape', Globe &Mail, 1982
  • Brice, Megan. 'Colour and the Brush',Sarnia Public Library &Art Gallery, 1987*
  • Burnett, David. 'Toronto Painting '84, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1984*
  • Dault, Gary Michael. 'Group Show', Toronto Life, 1984
  • Dobson, Zuileka. 'Vestiges of Empire', Canadian Art, 1984
  • Fabo, Andy. 'This is the Place', C Magazine, 1984
  • Freedman, Adele. 'McGibbon Cultural Centre opening', Globe &Mail, 1980
  • Goldman, Donna. 'Five Women Artists at 21 McGill', artmagazine, 1980
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'The Art of Tim Jocelyn', McClelland &Stewart Inc., 2000
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'Brushes with Greatness', Coach House Press, 1989
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'Dancing with the Leviathan', ASKENAZ Festival, Toronto, 1997*
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'Ooga Booga', Art Views, Visual Arts Ontario, 1987
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'Tim Jocelyn Collection', Museum for Textiles,Toronto, 1995*
  • Goldstein, Sybil. 'Visual Arts Program', ASHKENAZ Festival, Toronto, 1999*
  • Hanna, Deirdre. 'ChromaZone Mapping Out It's Influence', Now Magazine, 1997
  • Hat, Gordon. 'Oh Baby', Cambridge Galleries, 1999*
  • Hatch, Heather. 'Interiors/Exteriors', The Market Gallery, Toronto, 1985*
  • Hume, Christopher. 'In Celebration', Toronto Star, 1984
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Goldstein's passionate paintings rooted in classics', Toronto Star
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Art Exhibit made in Metro', Toronto Star, 1984
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Bay St. Spirits Guard Mythopolis', Toronto Star, 1985
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Gutsy retrospective revisits ChromaZone, Toronto Star, 1997
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Nature art should put painter in sunlight', Toronto Star, 1989
  • Hume, Christopher. 'Sybil's ceiling', Toronto Star, 1983
  • Hume, Christopher. 'The sometimes dubious value of art for investment's sake', Financial Times, 1989
  • Kritzwiser, Kay. 'Ins and outs of Toronto on display', Globe &Mail, 1985
  • Laviolette, Mary-Beth. 'ChromaZone', Vanguard, 1983
  • Genereux, Linda. 'Sybil Goldstein looks back through mythology', Metropolis, Toronto, 1989
  • Lypchuk, Donna. 'Soul's Kitchen', Toronto Life, 1997
  • MacDonnell, Virginia. 'Three Alternative Shows'. Artfocus. Toronto, 1995
  • MacDonnell, Virginia. 'Tribute to the ChromaZone Collective, Artfocus, 1997
  • MacKay, Gillian. '1980's Revisited', Globe &Mail, 1997
  • McAllister, Leslie. 'Double Visions kicks off Red Head's New Season', Now Magazine, 1996
  • McFadden, David. 'Sybil Goldstein', Vanguard, 1986
  • McFadden, David. 'Toronto Painting '84', Vanguard, 1984
  • Murray, Joan. 'Canadian Art in the Twentieth Century', Dundurn Press, 1999
  • Oille, Jennifer. 'Sybil Goldstein, Cameron Public House', Vanguard, 1983
  • Oille, Jennifer. 'Toronto, Berlin and a Suitcase', Art Monthly, London, England, 1983
  • Purdue, Jane. 'Sybil Goldstein', Now Magazine, Toronto, 1986
  • Rechico, Sandra. 'Redrospective', Red Head Gallery, Toronto, 2000*
  • Rhodes, Richard. 'ChromaZone/Chromatique', Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, 1983*
  • Rockwell, Steve. d'Art International, Toronto, 2004
  • Sabbath, Lawrence. 'Chromazone', The Gazette, Montreal, 1983
  • Tourangeau, Jean. 'Chromazone/Chromatique', Vanguard, 1984
  • Werner, Hans. 'Tales from the Cameron', Canadian Art, 1985
  • Wood, William. 'Fire &Ice', ChromaZone, Toronto, 1985*
  • Wylie, Liz. 'Sybil Goldstein", Vanguard, 1982
  • Yanover/Brown. 'Glass Front', Canadian Art, 2001
  • Yri, Karen. 'Mythic Exchanges', C Magazine, Toronto, 1985


  • Art Gallery Of Algoma, Sault St. Marie, ON
  • Art Gallery of Mississauga, ON
  • Art Gallery of Ontario, Art Rental
  • Art Gallery of Windsor, ON
  • Baycrest Geriatric Centre, Toronto
  • Canadian Airlines,QC
  • The Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, ON
  • CIBC Wood Gundy, Toronto
  • The Collection of the Corporation of the City of Toronto
  • The Gardiner Group, TD Centre, Toronto
  • Lynhurst Hospital, ON
  • MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, University of Guelph, ON
  • Noranda Forest Products, BCE Place, Toronto
  • The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON
  • The Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON
  • The Toronto Cricket Club
  • University Art Centre, University of Toronto