Education:

1991-1994

Bachelor of Design Honours Degree in Ceramics with secondary subject in Printmaking.

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee University, Scotland.

1990-1991

National Diploma in Art and Design, Chesterfield College of Art, England.

Residency: International Ceramic studio, Keskemet, Hungary. 1993 & 2018

 

 

Selected Exhibitions:

2018: International Ceramics studio Keskemet, Hungary. Muscle Memory.

Shane Norrie contemporary: Red

Clayakar: Yunomi

2017:

Solo Show: Transition. Shenkman Gallery, Ottawa.

Gardiner Museum solo show, Toronto

Shane Norrie Contemporary: Groundwork.

Art Gallery of Burlington. Serendipity.

2016: Gardiner Museum: revitalise.

Headwaters Arts Exhibition.

Void Gallery: Make and do group show.

2015: Art Gallery of Burlington: Solo show “Passage”

The General Gallery, Almonte: 2 person exhibition “ Converging Voices”

Carnegie Gallery, Dundas: Ontario Craft Biennale.

Cavin-Morris Gallery New York: “Enflamed” group exhibition.

The Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto: “Empty Bowls” group exhibition.

2014: Art Gallery of Burlington: “Coast to coast” Group exhibition curated by Jonathan Smith from the Art Galleries personal collection.

Jonathon Bankroft Snell: Solo show “Showcase” New works from “The Narrative series”.

Crafts Ontario: “A sentimental journey” Group exhibition.

The Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art: 12 Trees Exhibition.

2013: Carnegie Gallery, Dundas. Solo show “Narratives”

Jonathon Bankroft Snell: “Immigrant” Group show.

2011: Gardiner Museum of Ceramic art: “The Orkney Series” Solo exhibition. 

Ontario Crafts Council Biennial. Toronto. Juried show.

Thames Art Gallery,” Surroundings”. Invitational group show.

Fusion Fireworks: traveling biennial. Juried show.

2010: Remnants: Solo exhibition at Carnegie Gallery, Dundas. 

18th San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, Texas. Juried show.

Dish: Nuit Blanch Mystic Clay Pad. Toronto Invitational show.

2007-2012: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto. Juried show.

2009:Toronto Potters 15th Biennale Exhibition, Gardiner Museum, Toronto. Juried show.

Ontario Crafts Council Biennial Exhibition, Toronto. Juried show.

2008: Toronto Potters 14th Biennial exhibition, Ontario Crafts Council Gallery. Juried show.

2006-2009:Headwaters Art Exhibition, Alton Mills. Juried show.

Echoes and Ripples: Burlington Art Centre, Group show.

Muse, Toronto: Heart. Group show.

Pertoff Gallery, Toronto: Tea for two, Group show.

Mississauga Art Gallery: Fresh Air Fresh Art. Juried show.

Toronto Potters 13th Biennial exhibition, The Gardiner Museum, Toronto. Juried show.

Lectures, teaching & Jury:

2018: 

6 day Surface effect course, Haliburton School of art.

surface effect course, Thames art Gallery, Chatham.

2 day surface effect workshop, Missassauga potters guild.

1 day surface effect, Pine trees potters guild.

2016:

Juror: London potters Guild, Biennale, 

3 day workshop on surface design: Gladstoneclayworks, Ottawa

2 day workshop on hand building with paper clay and surface, Alchemy studios, Guelph.

2 day hands on workshop with 3-d formation and surface exploration, Glouster pottery school, Ottawa.

Burlington Potters guild: lecture and demonstrations.

2015: Art Gallery of Burlington: Lecture on solo exhibition “Passage”

Kingston Potters Guild: 3 day workshop on Papercaly, hand building and surface treatment with slip.

Hamilton Potters guild: Lecture on “The orkney series”, paper clay and surface treatments.

The Ottawa Potters Guild: 3 day hand building workshop with mono printing surface techniques using coloured porcelain.

2014: Pottery Teacher at The Gibson Centre, Aliston and after school programs at Monsenior Ronan Primary School, Beeton.

2013: Juror for Ontario Arts Council: The Chalmers Arts Fellowship Grant.

2012: Juror for Hamilton Potters Guild Biennale. 

The Miles Nadal Centre, Toronto: Pottery course instructor for adults and after school instructor for children.

Missasauga Potters Guild: 2 day workshop: hand building with papercaly and surface.

2011: Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art: The Orkney Series, Lecture.

Fusion Clay and Glass Conference: Handbuilding with paperclay workshop, Toronto.

Mississauga potters guild: The Orkney series lecture and 2 day workshop.

2010: Sudbury potters guild: 3 day slide lecture, demonstration and hand building workshop with paperclay.

Guilford potters guild: 2 day slide lecture, demonstration and hand building workshop with paperclay.

Hamilton Potters guild: slide lecture.

2009: Ontario Arts Council: Juror for Crafts Individuals and Organizations.

Tuckers Pottery Supply: Presentation and Hand building demonstration.

Richmond Hill Potters Guild: Slide lecture and presentation.

Burlington Potters Guild: Slide lecture and hand building demonstration.

Toronto Potters Guild: Lecture and hand building Demonstration.

2008: South Simcoe Arts Council: Juror for Art on Main Exhibition.

London Potters Guild: Slide presentation and 2 day hand building workshop with paperclay.

Pine tree Potters Guild: 2 day hand building with paperclay demonstration.

Studio Potters Guild:  Slide presentation and demonstration workshop.

2007: Kawartha Potters Guild: Slide presentation and hand building demonstration.

Awards and Grants:

2018: Recipient of Ontario Arts Council grant, Organisation Terra Nova.

2017: Recipient of the Ontario Arts Council grant. Craft Individual.

2016: Fusion Clay and glass: Best in Show.

Headwaters Arts Exhibition: Second place.

2015: Carnegie Gallery craft Biennial: Best in show.

2012: Ontario Arts Council, Craft individual Grant.

2011: Art in the park, Ottawa: Best in show for Ceramics.

Ontario Arts Council: Craft individual grant.

2010: Toronto Potters 15th Biennial Exhibition: Gardiner Museum award.

Ontario Arts Council: Craft Individual grant.

Ontario Arts Council: Exhibition assistance grant. Solo Exhibition, Carnegie Gallery.

2009: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition: Best in show for Ceramics. Aaron Milrad award.

Ontario Arts Council: Craft Individual grant.

2008: Toronto Potters 14th Biennial Exhibition: Ontario Crafts Council award.

2007: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition: Honorable mention for ceramics. Tuckers Award.

Fresh Air Fresh Art, Dufferin Arts Council award for excellence.

2006: Cabbage Town craft fair: best in show.

Toronto Potters 13th Biennial Exhibition. Gardiner Museum, Spectrum award & Fusion award.

Collections

Art Gallery of Burlington, Permanent collection.

Museum of Civilization, Ottawa.

The Joan Bennett collection, Toronto  

Aaron Milrad collection, Toronto

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