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EDUCATION:


1992 - Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) - Queen's University. Kingston, ON. 

2014-2016  -  Some part time studio studies in fine art program at Georgian College, Barrie, ON

SOLO EXHIBITIONS


Feb 2019                             Careless Remnants, The Gibson Centre, Alliston, ON


May-Oct 2018                     The Maze Project, Alton Mills Arts Centre, Caledon, ON


July/August 2018                Careless Remnants. Barrie City Hall, Barrie, ON. 


May 2018                             The Missing Sin, Art In House Gallery, Barrie, ON.


May 2018                              Careless Remnants. Neilson Park Creative Centre, Etobicoke, ON. 

Mar 2018                             The Maze Project. Tangled Art + Disability Gallery, Toronto, ON                                        

Feb 2018                              Careless Remnants. Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, Scarborough, ON. 

 Jan 2018                               Careless Remnants. L. E. Shore Gallery, Thornbury, ON. 

Oct  2017                             Careless Remnants. Art In House, Barrie, ON


​ July 2017                              Careless Remnants (abbreviated). Gallery 1313, Toronto, ON.

COLLECTIONS:                    Canadian Museum of History, permanent collection.


COMMISSIONS:                  


March 2018                         The Maze Project. Tangled Arts + Disability Gallery, Toronto, ON. 


December 2016                  12 Trees exhibit. Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON. 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS:


​April 2018                            Spaces in Between, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Etobicoke, ON


May 2018                             Painting with the Past. Double Door Gallery. Anten Mills, ON. 


MEMBERSHIPS:                  Ontario Society of Artists (joined 2018)

                                              The Textile and Fiber Art (joined 2017)

EXHIBITIONS:


April 2018                           OSA's 145th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, John B Aird Gallery, Toronto 


​ 2018                                   Elora Sculpture Project, Elora, ON


2018/2019                          Finalist, The Canadian Sculpture Competition, Kingsbrae
                                              Garden, St. Andrews, NB


​Feb 2018                              Exposed. Orillia Museum of Art and History, Orillia, ON


​Sept 2017                             Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition: Tradition Transformed. 

​                                               (Juried) Orillia Museum of Art and History, Orillia, ON. 


Sept 2017                             Headwaters Arts Juried Show. Headwaters Arts Gallery, Caledon, ON.       ​

July 2017                               Catharsis. Art In House. Barrie, ON. 


July  2017-2022                    Canadian History Hall. Canadian Museum of History. Gatineau, QC.

June 2017                             Queer Landscapes, Queer Intersections (Juried). John. B. Aird


                                               Gallery. Toronto, ON.

April 2017                             10th Annual Contemporary Art Exhibition (juried). Museum of

                                               Northern History, Kirkland Lake, ON

January 2017                        Fabrications:Quest Art’s Second Juried Textile Exhibit,


                                               Quest Gallery, Midland, ON

Nov/Dec 2016                      12 Trees: Good for the Earth. Gardiner Museum, Toronto, ON.  

May 2016                              Lyrical Exhibit: Art Inspired by Music. Mad and Noisy

                                               Gallery, Creemore, ON

 May 2016                            Bees (and the Birds). Graven Feather Gallery. Toronto

 2016                                     Elora Sculpture Project 2016. Elora, ON

 2016/2017                           Finalist. The Canadian Sculpture Exhibition.

                                                Kingsbrae Garden, Saint Andrews, NB

 February 2016                     REDress Project. Georgian College, Orillia, ON.

December 2015                   Best in Snow, Campus Gallery, Barrie, ON

November 2015                   Fabrications: Quest Art’s Juried Fibre Exhibition,


                                                Quest Gallery, Midland, ON

August 2015                          From Head to Toe, Quest Gallery, Midland, ON

August 2015                          Whirlygigs 2015, You and Me Gallery, Hamilton, ON

 August 2015                         Our Bodies-Our Blood, Plan B, Halifax, NS

 August 2015                         Art Brownie Magic, INDEXG, Toronto, ON

  August 2015                       Display at Above Ground Art Supplies, Toronto, ON          

  July 2015                             Queer Landscapes, Queer Journeys: Open Studio,

                                               Cambrian College, Sudbury, ON

  July 2015                             Art in Motion, Visual Arts Mississauga, Mississauga, ON

  July 2015                             Souvenirs, Double Door Galley, Anten Mills, ON

  July 2015                             Emerging Artists, Gallery 1313, Toronto, ON

  June 2015                           Fields of Expression Project, Bank of Montreal,

                                               Alliston, ON

  June 2015                           Festival of Banners, Orillia Museum of Art and History,

                                               Orillia, ON

  June 2015                           Queer Landscapes, Queer Journeys: (Juried)


                                               John B. Aird Gallery,Toronto, ON

  April 2015                          2nd Postcard Exhibition, Peter Street Fine Arts Gallery,

                                              Orillia, ON   

  March 2015                      #twitterartexhibit, Norway

  March 2015                       The President’s Cup Teapot Art Competition, Georgian

                                              College, Barrie, ON

  DIGITAL EXHIBITIONS:


  ​December 2017                Scale. ColdBench online journal. 


  October 2017                    The Body Electric. RCPSC International Conference on Resident Education​.

                                               Quebec City, QC. (Juried)


  ​August 2017                      Viridis.   Quest Gallery, Midland, ON, 


  AWARDS:

  September 2017                Quarrington Arts Society Award for Multidisciplinary work. Carmichael


                                               Canadian Landscape  Tradition Transformed juried exhibition. Orillia 


                                               Museum of Art and History. Orillia, ON.                                                
 

  May 2017                             Juror Prize. 10th Annual Contemporary Art

                                                Exhibition. Museum of Northern History.

                                                Kirkland Lake, ON.

  January 2017-2018            Canada Council for the Arts - grant

  January 2017                      Juror Prize. Fabrications: Quest Art’s Second Juried Textile Exhibit.

  May  2016.                         Student Bursary Award presented by TD Bank and


                                               Noecker Travel Ltd. Elora Sculpture Project 2016. 

  BIBLIOGRAPHY:


Juilee Raje. www.thevioletcube.ca  (exhibition review). ‘Tangled Art and Disability Gallery. Fiona Legg’s ‘The Maze Project’.  (march, 2018)

   

 (online) Canadian Art magazine 'Must -Sees This Week: March 1-8, 2018'


  Be Creative with Workbox. Issue 165. January/February 2018. Gallery page. 


  ​Cold Bench (online journal), Fall, 2017. 

 

  DIAPHENOUS. (online journal). Fall, 2017. (cover page, and interior art)


  ArtAscent, Volume 26, August, 2017. Page 60-61. 


  Fiber Art Now. Volume 6. Issue 1. Fall 2016. ‘Emerging Artist Showcase’.

  Elissa Barnard. “Art project gives clout to issues of menstruation”, The Chronicle Herald. 


  September 11, 2015.

  Moira Donovan. “Our Bodies Our Blood”. www.halifax.mediacoop.ca , September 2, 2015.

  Adria Young. “Show with the flow”. THE COAST (www.thecoast.ca). September 3, 2015.

  ArtAscent, Volume 14, August, 2015. Page 3, 50, 51.

  Sarah Duong: “Queer Landscapes Queer Journey”, Torontoist.com, June 25, 2015.


TEACHING:


April 2018           Guest lecturer, Ideas and Imagery course, Georgian College, Barrie.


March 2018           Needle felting workshop, Ontario Winter Games, Barrie, ON.


Jan 2018                 Needle felting workshop. L.E.Shore Gallery, Thornbury, ON. 


OPPORTUNITIES:


May 2018       Received a grant from the OAC (Artists in Communities and Schools Projects) to run a 10 week program with an exhibition at Art in House at the end. 


Mar 2018         I have commenced facilitating art nights at the Elizabeth Fry Society of Simcoe County, which will run every 3-4 weeks or so, in the evening. This is a volunteer opportunity for me. 


Mar 2018          Participant - I have been invited to have a table at Barrie City Hall during International Women's Day to promote 'What Lies Beneath'  (my global collective project regarding menstruation)


2018                  Participant – postcards published by the Canadian Farmers Union : One of the postcards is of a painting of radishes that I did in 2015 -  Ontario


Jan 2018           Ice Carving Demonstration. Alton Hills Arts Centre. Fire and Ice Festival. Caledon, ON




CV- Fiona Legg