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CURRICULUM VITAE

Carmelo Arnoldin

113 Ferris Road

Toronto, ON  M4B 1G6 Canada

Telephone: 416-757-2931

E-mail: carmeloarnoldin@gmail.com

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 THE OAKVILLE ART GALLERIES, Oakville, Ont. -The Last Supper

2012-13 MUSÈE DES RELIGIONS DU MONDE, Nicolet, Quebec – The Chapel of Fools

2013 Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Ont. -The Last Supper

2006 ART GALLERY OF TANGSHAN, Tangshan, China – Project Mille

2005 CAMBRIDGE GALLERIES, Cambridge, Ontario – Project Mille

2002 DURHAM ART GALLERY, Durham, Ontario – Project Mille

1999 THE KOFFLER GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario – Portal

1998 ART GALLERY OF MISSISSAUGA, Mississauga, Ontario – The Forest For The Trees

1995 GALERIE CHRISTIANE CHASSAY, Montreal, Quebec – Bernini’s Vomit

1995 l’OEIL DE POISSON, Quebec, Quebec – Bernini’s Vomit

1994 LAKE GALLERIES, Toronto, Ontario – Project Mille

1993 JOSEPH D. CARRIER ART GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario – Project Mille

1992 LAKE GALLERIES, Toronto, Ontario – Project Mille

1991 GALLERIA IL CASTELLO, Trento, Italy

1991 LAKE GALLERIES, Toronto, Ontario – Project Mille

1989 ART GALLERY ST. THOMAS-ELGIN, Ontario – Allegories

GALERIE OBORO, Montreal, Quebec – Project Mille

1988 GARNET PRESS GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario – Remembrance

1987 GARNET PRESS GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario – Ricordi

1985 SAW GALLERY, Ottawa, Ontario – Ricordi

1984 MERCER UNION, Toronto, Ontario

1975 ANNA LEONOWENS GALLERY, Halifax, NS – Stations

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2018 – July14, Mart Museum of Rovereto and Trento Italy. “Vicino Ma Non Qui” (Close But Not Here)

2016-17 TRAFALGAR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, Oakville, Ontario – Curated by Shannon Anderson – Crafted

2013 CANADIAN MUSEUM OF TEXTILE, Toronto, Ontario – Shine

2010 THE KOFFLER GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario

2005 HARBOURFRONT GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario – The Conative Object

2004 MOCCA, Toronto, Ontario – The Ironic Turn

MOUNT ALLISON UNIVERSITY, Sackville, New Brunswick – The Ironic Turn

2003 KUNSTHALLE ERFURT, Erfurt, Germany – The Ironic Turn

FAUX MOUVEMENT, Metz, France – The Ironic Turn

2002 ART GALLERY OF HAMILTON, Hamilton, Ontario – Reverence

1995 OTTAWA ART GALLERY, Arts Court, Ottawa, Ontario – Bernini’s Vomit

1993 ART FRANKFURT, Frankfurt, Germany

1993 CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL ART EXPO, Chicago, Illinois

1989 REVO, CASA MARTINI, Revo Italy

1988 ARTSPACE, Peterborough, Ontario

1986 GALERIE NOCTUELLE, Montreal, Quebec – Overture

1985 GARNET PRESS, Toronto, Ontario – Lassoed Event

1984 SAIDYE BRONFMAN CENTRE, Montreal, Quebec – E(X) Changes II

1981 FACTORY 77, Toronto, Ontario

1979 YORK GALLERY, Toronto, Ontario

1978 OPTICA GALLERY, Montreal, Quebec – Works on Paper

LE GROUPE DE LA PLACE ROYALE, Ottawa, Ontario – Paperworks

1977 ART GALLERY AT HARBOURFRONT, Toronto, Ontario – Sculpture in Canada

OPTICA GALLERY, Montreal, Quebec (with Judith Schwartz)

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS (Successful proposals in CAPITALS)

2010 THE CENTRE FOR HEALTHY COMMUNINTIES SHERIDAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND

ADVANCED LEARNING, Brampton, Ontario – Mosaic for the facade of the building (Concept

drawings)

2003 UNIVERSITÉ DU QUEBEC A TROIS-RIVIÉRES. Quebec – Living Sculpture – Research Centre

(Concept drawings)

2001 Arbor Room Entranceway, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

Cambridge Library, Preston, Ontario – Nevermore

2000 TEKNION FURNITURE SYSTEMS LTD. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – George, interior sculpture

1995 UNITED NATIONS (Food and Agriculture Organization) and THE CITY OF QUEBEC. (Collaboration

with Francois Hebert and Richard Purdy) – La Vivriere, permanent exterior sculpture and

fountain.

National Trade Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto, Ontario

Garrison Creek Development Project, Toronto, Ontario

Etobicoke Memorial Pool, Etobicoke, Ontario

Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, Ontario

1992 CENTRE HOPITALIER DU ST-EUSTACHE, St-Eustache, Quebec – (Collaboration with Richard

Purdy) – The Music of the Spheres, large-scale, permanent exterior sculpture

EDUCATION

1978 M.F.A. York University, Toronto, Ontario

1976 B.F.A. Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick

Languages English, Italian, Spanish

PUBLICATIONS

2016 IN THE SHADOW OF HOME (An Artist’s Journey in A New Land) Life Rattle Press – Toronto

1995 NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA (Documentary film), Enigmatico

AWARDS

2015 Residency – La Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris

2001 Canada Council “A” Grant

1997 Canada Council “B” Grant

COLLECTIONS

Canada Council Art Bank

Dirstein and Robertson Ltd.

D & E Lake

Musée des Religions du Monde, Quebec

Private Collections

REVIEWS

2004 THE GLOBE AND MAIL, Gary Michael Dault

2002 THE GLOBE AND MAIL, Gary Michael Dault

2000 C MAGAZINE, John Armstrong – Rapprochement

1999 THE GLOBE AND MAIL, Gary Michael Dault

1999 WHERE MAGAZINE, Betty Ann Jordan

1998 CANADIAN ARCHITECT, Gary Michael Dault

1998 THE GLOBE AND MAIL, Blake Gopnik

1996 PARACHUTE, Martin Carrier

1995 C MAGAZINE, Germaine Koh

1995 THE CITIZEN, Alan King, Ottawa, Ontario

1994 EYE, Oliver Girling, Toronto, Ontario

1993 THE TORONTO STAR, Don Sutton

1991 C MAGAZINE, Peter O’Brien

1988 SAW GALLERY exhibition catalogue, Daniel Sharp, Ottawa, Ontario

1987 THE GLOBE & MAIL, John Bentley Mays, Toronto, Ontario

1986 VANGUARD, Donna Lypchuk

1985 THE TORONTO STAR, Christopher Hume, Toronto, Ontario

LECTURES

2004 MUSEUM OF CIVILIZATION – Ottawa, Ontario – Project Mille

2003 KUNSTHALLE ERFURT – Project Mille

2000 UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO AT MISSISSAUGA – Project Mille

1999 THE KOFFLER GALLERY – Project Mille

1998 ART GALLERY OF MISSISSAUGA – Project Mille

1995 OTTAWA ART GALLERY, Ottawa, Ontario – Project Mille

1994 ITALIAN TRENTIN CLUB, Toronto, Ontario – Looking at Art

1992 SHERIDAN COLLEGE, Oakville, Ontario

1991 TRENTO, ITALY – Influences, Art and Emigration

1989 GALLERY OBORO, Montreal – Churches of the Millennium

1979-80 EAST YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD – Artist In Schools Program Paper As A

Sculpture Medium