Abridged CV / CV abrégé

Photo credit: Sam Beitel

Education

1990-99 - Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec

Solo exhibitions

2019     - "Au-dessus & en dessous - Above & Below"  La Maison Trestler, Vaudreuil-Dorion,  Qc

             - "Arches"  Galerie Carlos, Mtl.

2018     - "Shelley Freeman...Encore sous terre"   Maison de la culture Villebon, Beloeil, Qc

2017     - "Shelley Freeman & Alexandra McDougall" The Gallery at Victoria Hall, Westmount, Qc

2006    - "Inner Dimensions"  G+ Galleries, Toronto, On

2005    - "Apertures - Aperçus"  Centre communautaire Elgar, Verdun, Qc

2004    - "Into the Empty: explorations récentes"  Wilder & Davis Gallery, Mtl.

2001    - "Beyond the Surface"  The Gallery at Victoria Hall, Westmount, Qc

1999    - "On the Surface"  Galerie VAV Gallery, Concordia University, Mtl.

Group Exhibitions

2019    - “Le Cadeau - The Gift” Beaux-arts des Amériques, Mtl.

            - “Encore vert” Centre d’art E.K. Voland, Mtl.  

            - "Face to Face" Beaux-arts des Amériques, Mtl. 

2018    - "Les choses importantes d'abord"  Beaux-arts des Amériques, Mtl.

2017    - "Nonesuch Art of Paper Awards" Main & Station, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia      

            - "Nonesuch Art of Paper Awards" 110 Ann Street, Montreal, Qc 

2016    - "Forces irrésistibles"   Galerie de la ville, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc

2015    - "Salon de l’image spéléo 2015"  Société québécoise de spéléologie, Mtl.

2010    - "Association indépendante de l'Art"  (several shows)  Galerie l'Envol, Mtl.

2009    - "The Gallery Celebrates"  Galerie McClure, Westmount, Qc

1999    - "Encyclopedia Practica"  Galerie Art-Mûr, Mtl.

Public and private collections

  - Visual Arts Collection, McGill University, Mtl.

  - Gestion immobilière Quo Vadis, Mtl.

  - Diefenbunker Cold War Museum, Carp, Ontario

  - City of Verdun, Qc

Awards and grants

2003-04  - Grant for Creation/Production, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa

1986       - Award for amateur excellence, Artistes-peintres, créateurs associés du Québec

Associations and volunteer work

2017-     - Member of Board of Directors, Canadian Artists' Representation / Front des artistes canadiens, as RAAV’s representative

2016-     - Member of Board of Directors, Regroupement des artistes en arts visuels            

2012-     - Member of English Language Arts Network (ELAN)

2003-08 - Organizer and member of ART@RCA artists' collective, Mtl.

2002-     - Member of la Société québécoise de spéléologie (SQS)

1999-     - Member of RAAV

Photo credit of Shelley in studio: Sam Beitel

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