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SHIRLEY YANOVER CV

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2007 'Bloor Nightlight', Nuit Blanche, Toronto
  • 2006 'Deluxe Mix', DeLong Gallery, Toronto
    'Miniature Sculpture', Loop Gallery, Toronto
    'Shadow Box Exhibition', Textile Museum, Toronto
    'Insomnia, Nuit Blanche', Redhead Gallery, Toronto
  • 2005 'Cold City Years', Powerplant, Toronto
    'Shadow Box Exhibition', Textile Museum, Toronto
  • 2004 'Commitment and Diversity', curated by Ron Shuebrook, Queen's Park, Toronto
    'Objective Information: Gifts from the Canada Council Art Bank', Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
  • 2003 'Normal Resonance', GALLERY 96, Stratford,ON
  • 2000 'Textile Museum Silver Anniversary', exhibition and auction, Toronto
  • 1999 'Cold City Gallery Artists', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    Group exhibition and auction, YYZ, Toronto
  • 1998 'Cutting Edge', ARCO, Madrid, Spain
    'Toronto Public Art Case Studies', Harbourfront, Toronto
    'Cold City Gallery Artists', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1997 'Dancing with Leviathon', Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto
    'Cutting Edge', ARCO, Madrid, Spain
  • 1996 'TEN', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1995 'Cathy Daley, Dyan Marie, Shirley Yanover', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    'The Show', curated by Ron Gii, Rosemount Hall, Toronto
    'Summer', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1994 'Mediatrics', off-site exhibition sponsored by Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    'The Sukkah Project', The Koffler Gallery, North York
    'Cold City Gallery Artists', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1993 OCA Faculty Exhibition, Foundation Studies, J.Aird Gallery, Toronto
    'Cold City Gallery Artists', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1992 'Video Cab', exhibition and auction, Cameron House, Toronto
    'Cold City Gallery Artists', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1991 'Surrounding Identity', The Gallery, University of Toronto, Scarborough
    'Zones', Glendon Gallery, Toronto
    'Working Notes and Drawings', Extension Gallery, Toronto
  • 1990 'Housing: A Right', The Power Plant, Toronto
    'Friends of the Gallery', Grunwald Gallery, Toronto
    'Group Exhibition', University of Windsor, ON
    'Kathreptis/Mirror', Apolafsis, Skopelos, Greece
  • 1989 'BODY Is A Loaded Word', Evelyn Aimis Gallery,Toronto
    'Scaled To The Body', The Art Gallery of Peterborough, ON
    'Additive Sculpture', The Library and Gallery, Cambridge, ON
    'Cold City Gallery Artists Group Show', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    'The Vancouver Exchange', The Or Gallery/Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    'Art Exchange', University of West Virginia, USA
    'Home Again', collaboration with Christopher McNamara, University of Windsor, ON
    'The Assembly Line', The Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON
    'Faculty Exhibition', University of Windsor School of Visual Arts, ON
  • 1998 'Essential Form', Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB
    'Face the Fax: Drawings Sent by Phone', A.M.M.O., Brooklyn, N.Y.
    'Little Mysteries', Art Gallery of the University of Lethbridge, AB
    'International Gallery Invitational', New York, N.Y.
    'Cold City Summer', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1987 'Sculptural Works: Gilles Mihalcean, Shirley Yanover, Robert Bowers',S.A.W. Gallery, Ottawa, ON 'Cold City Gallery Artists New Work Exhibition', Cold City Gallery, Toronto, ON
    'Temporal Icons', Mercer Union/Artculture Resource Center, Toronto
  • 1986 'Quick Draw', Gallery 76, Toronto
    'Inaugural Exhibition', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    'YYZ World Tour '86', The Embassy Cultural House, London, ON
    'I am an Artist, My Name is....', video documentary: interviews with female artists by Judith Schwarz and Elizabeth Mackenzie
  • 1985 'Urban Circuit', (N) on Commercial Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    'Mercer Union Benefit Exhibition', Mercer Union, Toronto
  • 1984 'Toronto - Amsterdam /An Exchange Exhibition', Fodor Museum, Amsterdam, Holland
    'The New City of Sculpture', Mercer Union / YYZ, Toronto

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2002 'Temporal Icons', GALLERY 96, Stratford, ON
  • 1997 Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1994 Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1993 Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1992 Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1991 'Access', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1990 The Station Gallery, Whitby, ON
    Belleville Public Gallery and Library, ON
    'Full Vision', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
    'Wall', St.Lawrence College Saint-Laurent Art Gallery, Kingston, ON
  • 1988 'Provincial Gardens', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1986 'Falling Into Place', Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1985 'This Side Up', YYZ, Toronto
  • 1983 'Standing Figure With Possessions', Gallery 76, Toronto

Selected Publications & Reviews

  • 2005 'Cold City Years', Peter Godard, Toronto Star, Online Slide Show
    'Art That's Worth Giving for Christmas', Peter Godard, Toronto Star
    'What Time is This Place?', York University Online
  • 2003 'Normal Resonance', exhibition publication, GALLERY 96, Stratford, ON
    'Normal School Star of Show', Cory Smith, The Beacon Herald
  • 2001 'Dyan Marie', Lola 10
    'Glass Front: Sybil Goldstein', with Kate Brown, Canadian Art, Volume 18
  • 1999 'Art on Spadina', publication, City of Toronto
    Michele Landsberg, Toronto Star
  • 1997 'Public Sculpture', John Bentley Mays, The Globe & Mail
    'Kensington's Gateways', Alma Penn, Drum, Volume 8
  • 1994 Print Portfolio, Mercer Union, Toronto
    'Mediatrics', Jerry McGrath, Parachute, Volume 75
    Deirdre Hanna, NOW Magazine, Volume 13,Toronto
    Christopher Hume, Toronto Star
    Oliver Girling, Eye Magazine, Toronto
  • 1992 Kate Taylor, The Globe & Mail
    'Intersections', NOW Magazine, Volume 11, Toronto
  • 1991 'Surrounding Identity', exhibition catalogue, The Gallery, University of Toronto
  • 1990 'Power Plant Zeroes In', Deirdre Hanna, NOW Magazine, Volume 9, Toronto
    'Fac/X', Caeri Bertrand-Crump, The Lance
  • 1989 'Scaled To The Body', exhibition catalogue, The Art Gallery of Peterborough, ON
    'Scaled to the Body a personal exhibition', Martha Tancock, Peterborough Examiner
    'Additive Sculpture', exhibition catalogue, The Library and Gallery, Cambridge, ON
    'Assembly Line', Christopher Creighton, Cobourg Daily Star
    Scrape Plate Project Portfolio, Open Studio, Toronto
    Cold City Gallery Portfolio, Cold City Gallery, Toronto
  • 1988 'Essential Form', exhibition catalogue, Daina Augaitis, The Walter Phillips Gallery, The Banff Centre, AB
    'Show has intelligence, good looks', Nancy Tousley, Calgary Herald
    'Off Beat Show Marches To A Different Drummer', John Bentley Mays, The Globe & Mail
    'Toronto La Pure et La Richissme', Rene Viau, Beaux Arts Magazine
  • 1987 'Gems Amid Ruins Of Queen Street Scene', John Bentley Mays, The Globe & Mail
    'Temporal Icons', Jane Perdue, NOW Magazine, Volume 6
    'Falling Into Place', David McFadden, Vanguard, Feb/Mar
    'Temporal Icons', exhibition catalogue, essay by Jerry McGrath, Mercer Union/Artculture Resource Center, Toronto
    'Provincial Gardens', Artist Project, Borderlines Magazine, Volume 6
  • 1986 'Vertical Dreams', Artist Project, 'C' Magazine, Volume 12
    'Corporate Oblivion: David Mach and Ken Lum', Volume 10
    'Finding Objects and Forging Art', Jane Perdue, NOW Magazine, Volume 15
  • 1985 'Totemic Meanders', Jerry McGrath, 'C' Magazine, Volume 6
    'Quiet Reciprocity: Brian Groombridge', Gregory Salzman, 'C' Magazine
    'Yanover's Sculptures Almost Defy Gravity', Christopher Hume, The Toronto Star
  • 1984 'Toronto - Amsterdam / An Exchange Exhibition', exhibition catalogue, Fodor Museum, Amsterdam, Holland
    'The New City Of Sculpture', exhibition catalogue, supplement to 'C' Magazine, Volume 3
    'Shirley Yanover, Gallery 76', Jerry McGrath, Vanguard, Dec/Jan
  • 1981 'A Celebration: The Gallery School 1930-1980', Leah Sherman, The Journal of Canadian Art History, Volume 5
  • 1980 'A Celebration: The Gallery School 1930-1980', publication, Art Gallery of Ontario

Selected Collections

  • Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
  • Art Gallery of Windsor
  • Canada Council Art Bank
  • City of Toronto
  • Magna International Inc.
  • Museum of London, ON
  • National Gallery of Canada
  • TTC, Toronto
  • University of Lethbridge Art Gallery
  • University of Toronto
  • Vancouver Art Gallery