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HomeContents > People > Photographers > Robert Burley

Names:
Other: Robert A. Burley 
Dates:  1957, 18 March -
Born:  Canada, ON, Picton
Active:  Canada
Website:  www.robertburley.com
 
  
Contemporary photographer and educator.

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Education
 
1984-86 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, M.F.A. (Photography)
1975-80 Ryerson University, Toronto, B.A.A. (Media Studies)
1976-77/83-84 University of Toronto, Part-time Studies (Fine Art History)
 
Selected exhibitions
 
2006 A Collected View: Ten Years of Photography Acquisitions 1995-2005, Group Exhibition, City of Toronto Archives, Toronto
2006 “South of Superior”, Solo Exhibition, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
2005 “Sense of the City”, Group Exhibition, Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal
2005 “Instruments of Faith”, Solo Exhibition, Eric Arthur Gallery, Toronto
2003 "The Urban Character", Group Exhibition, Triennale of Milan, Milan, Italy
2003 "Defining Boundaries: Photographs of City and Country", The Ryerson Gallery, Toronto
2001 “Engineering the Picturesque”, Solo Exhibition, The Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa
1999 “House/Home”, Group Show, The Photo Passage at Harbourfront, Toronto
1998 “Viewing Olmsted”, Group Show, The Field Museum, Chicago
1998 “From the Collection: Gardens”, Group Show, The Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa
1997 “Viewing Olmsted”, Group Show, The Davis Museum, Wellesley
1997 “Landscapes for Democracy: Frederick Law Olmsted”, Group Show, Musee de l´Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland
1997 “Viewing Olmsted”, Group Show, The Wexner Museum, Columbus, Ohio
1995 “Viewing Olmsted”, Three-Person Show with Lee Friedlander & Geoffrey James, The Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal
1996 “The Visual Record”, Recent Acquisitions by the Toronto Historical Society, Group Show, The Market Gallery, Toronto
1996 “The Art of the Flanerie - A Glance Back at Canadian Street Photography”, Group Show, Kenderine Gallery, University of Saskatchewan
1995 “Engineering the Picturesque - The Parks of Frederick L. Olmsted”, Solo exhibition, The Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
1994 “Tithing for Eden”, Solo exhibition, Traveling Exhibition, The Design Exchange, Toronto
1994 “Camera Obscura - Obscura Camera”, Group show, The Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago Academy of the Arts and Crafts Gallery, Toronto
1990 “Public Exposure”, Group Show, Gallery TPW, Toronto
1989 “Focus”, Group Show, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
1989 “The Photograph as Vulgar Document”, Group Show, Optica, Montreal
1988 “O’Hare Airfield”, Solo Exhibition, The Chicago Historical Society, Chicago
1987 “The Don Valley”, Solo Exhibition, Toronto Image Works, Toronto
1987 “O’Hare Airfield”, Solo Exhibition, Gallery TPW, Toronto
1987 “American Colour”, Group Show, Traveling Exhibition, Artemesia Gallery, Chicago
1986 “Fellowship Exhibition”, Group Show, SAIC Gallery, Chicago
1984 “The Toronto Documentary Photography Project”, Group Show, Harbourfront Art Gallery, Toronto
1984 “Setting Up”, Group Show, C.E.P.A. Gallery, Buffalo
1984 “Seeing People - Seeing Places”, Group Show, The Photographer’s Gallery, London
1983 “Stages”, Solo Exhibition, Gallery TPW, Toronto
1983 Solo Exhibition, Video Culture Canada, Harbourfront, Toronto
 
Awards
 
2006 Ryerson University SRC Development Grant
2006 Ontario Arts Council – Mid-Career Grant
2005 Ontario Arts Council – Exhibition Assistance Grant
2003 SRC Development Grant, Ryerson University
2003 Ontario Arts Council – Mid-Career Grant
1999 SRC Research Grant – Ryerson University
1996 Ontario Arts Council - Artist’s Project Cost Grant
1995 Ontario Arts Council – Artist’s Exhibition Assistance Grant
1988 Canada Council – Artist’s “B” Grant
1986 Fred J. Forster Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1986 Ontario Arts Council – Artist’s “A” Grant
1985 Canada Council – Artist’s “B” Grant
1982 Canada Council – Artist’s Project Cost Grant
 
Collections
 
The Art Gallery of Ontario
The National Gallery of Canada
The Canadian Centre for Architecture
The Chicago History Museum
The City of Toronto Archives
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography
The Musee de l´Elysee
Musee d’art Contemporaine, Montreal
The Ryerson Print Collection
Various Private and Corporate Collections  
  
 
  
 
  
 
  
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