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geetha thurairajah
geetha thurairajah
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geethathurairajah@gmail.com

 

Toronto, CA

 

Education
2014 BFA, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University/
Rhode Island School of Design 

2010 BA, Wilfrid Laurier University

 

Solo Exhibitions
2017, Mingling with flowers panthers’ eyes, The New Gallery, Calgary, AB
2017, Shapeshifter, Projet Pangée, Montreal, QC

2016, Boons of Another, AC Repair Co., Toronto, CA
2016, Goodbye here no matter where, 8-11 Gallery, Toronto, CA

 

Group Exhibitions

(Forthcoming) March 2018 TBA, American Medium, New York, NY
2017 Nightline curated by Larissa Lockshin and Stephanie Hier, Long Island City, NY
2017 “Unquestionable Optimism” The Barn Show curated by Lindsay Howard, Johannes Vogt, East Hampton, NY
2017, Here’s Looking at You, LOYAL Gallery, Stockholm, SE
2017, Papier Art Fair, Projet Pangée, Montreal, QC

2016, RBC Painting Competition, The Power Plant, Toronto, CA
2014 OUGHT, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA

 

Residencies
2017 Ox-Bow Fall Residency, Saugatuck, MI
2017 Artist-in-Residence, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2015 2D Banff Artist in Residence, Banff, AB

 

Grants
2017 Canada Council Research and Creation Grant
2016 Toronto Arts Council Visual Arts Grant
2014 artsNB Creation Grant

 

Special Projects
To Shape a Sword (Risograph book), Made in collaboration with Colourcode Publishing, Toronto, CA

 

Selected Bibliography
December 2016, 10 Canadian Artists with Forward-Thinking Practices, Canadian Art (print)
December 2016, Art in 2016: A View from Toronto, Canadian Art
October 2016, Artist Diary: geetha thurairajah (NewHive)
, Paper Magazine
August 2016, A Week of Canadian Painters, The Editorial Magazine

**Thank you to the Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council and Canada Council for the Arts