Nancy Newton

Bio

EDUCATION

1982
York University, Honours BA/Fine Art
1971
University of Western Ontario, BA

SOLO and GROUP SHOWS

2017
Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition / Propeller Exhibit Nathan Philips Square, Toronto
2016
Sound Space October 12-30 - Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (new location on Abell St.), Toronto
2016
Annual OSA Open Juried Exhibition “Suspension & Motion”, Aird Ballery, Toronto
2015
Gala Celebration/New Location, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts
Visual Arts Mississauga - Juried Show of Fine Arts, Art Gallery of Mississauga (’13)
2014
Land Vibes - Main Gallery/Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (solo)
2014
Canadian Fine Arts - Summer Group Exhibition ('13)
2013
TDSB@Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto ('12)
2012
Time Pieces / On Connecting - Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto
2010
Marking Time - a retrospective - 1967-2009 Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto
2009
Milkweed Collective Exhibition Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto
2008
Rock and River Series /Artspan Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto
2007
Destination West Gallery Terminal 1, Toronto Pearson International Airport
Drawing 2007 - 8th Annual Drawing Exhibition John B. Aird Gallery ('02)
2006
Seasonal Tapestry Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
Triple X Exhibitions Visual Arts Ontario 30th Anniversary
2005
OSM - Calandar Vernissage, Place des Arts, Montreal
2004
Coastal Rhythms Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
2003
Water Works Oxford Properties Reception, Waterpark Place, Toronto (solo)
Spirit of the Land - Two Views Nancy Newton & Rena Sava, Praxis Gallery, Toronto
2002
Mountain High Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
2001
Three Views Praxis Gallery, Toronto
Landscape: The Lasting Inspiration Juried Exhibition, Praxis Gallery ('97)
1999
Wind and Water Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
1998
Manitoba Workshop Wasagaming Community Centre, Manitoba
New Horizons Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
1996
Gallerie Vertical Sheffield Lake (video/interview) Laval, Quebec
Open Sky Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
1995
Through the Eyes of the Artist - 2nd Juried Art Show, Lakeshore Arts
High Land Views Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
1993
New Found Land Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto (solo)
1992
Recent Drawings and Paintings Education Centre, Etobicoke (solo)
1991
Marks on the Land Richview Library, Etobicoke (solo)
1990
Seasons of Life Community Gallery, Harbourfront, Toronto
International Exhibition of Miniature Art Convention Centre, Toronto
1986
1st Annual International Exhibition of Miniature Art Del Bello Gallery, Toronto

COLLECTIONS

IBM Canada, Toronto
Knebel Watters and Associates, Toronto
Brentwood Marketing, Toronto
Duffy, Allain and Ruffen CA, Toronto
Marilyn A. Cade C.A.

Prueter Collection, TDSB
MacKay & Associates, Toronto
P H Garden Marketing Ltd., Toronto
Private Collections, Canada, US, Europe and Australia

AWARDS

2017
Etobicoke Centre Exceptional Service Award, Canada 150
Government of Ontario - 15 years of Volunteer Service
Volunteer Toronto - Certificate of Appreciation
2003
Jurors' 1st Award of Excellence 23rd Annual Juried Art Show, Etobicoke Civic Centre
1989
Best of Show 9th Annual Juried Art Show
Best Oil/Acrylic 9th Annual Juried Art Show, Etobicoke Civic Centre

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Arts Etobicoke
CARFAC
Milkweed Collective

Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts
Visual Arts Mississauga

PROFESSIONAL / ART RELATED EXPERIENCE

2017
Juror, Etobicoke Art Group’s 53rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Etobicoke Civic Centre
2017
Board of Directors/Treasurer, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts ('14)
30 Abell St., Toronto
artists.propellerctr.com
www.propellerctr.com
2017
Board of Directors - Arts Etobicoke ('03)
2017
Arts Etobicoke - Corporate Art Rental ('89)
2017
Board of Advisors/Executive - Milkweed Collective ('13)
2015
Facilitator - KRE-A-TIV UTURN Mentorship Project (Toronto Culture - Hotspot Signature Project)
2014
Representation – Canadian Fine Arts ('13)
108 Yorkville Ave., Toronto
2013
Juror, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition - Painting/Watercolour
2012
Curated On Connecting, Neilson Park Creative Centre
2011
Juror, Visual Arts Submissions, Toronto Public Library
2009
Emma lake Artist Workshop Emma Lake, Saskatchewan ('89, '94, '02 '07)
2009
Visual Arts Ontario - Art Rental
2008
Curated Artspan, Neilson Park Creative Centre
2004
Juror, Lakeshore Arts, Through the Eyes of the Artist
Steering Committee - Props Theatre Project, Fillin' the Blank
2003
Art Gallery of Hamilton - Art Rental ('95)
2002
Arts in Education Committee - Arts Etobicoke
1998
Eric Fischl Workshop Georgian College, Barrie, ON
1997
Sheffield Lake Workshop Sheffield Lake, ON ('95)
1993
Harold Klunder Workshop Flesherton, ON
TVO Education Matters - Panel member at the AGO
1992
Anne Meredith Barry Workshop Trinity East, Newfoundland
John Bennett Workshop Change Islands, Newfoundland

TEACHING POSITIONS

2017
Gshkoziwin March Break Camps - Children and Youth, Barrie Native Friendship Centre
2016
Facilitator - Exploring Creativity in Depth ('02)
www.exploringcreativity.org
2016
“Gshkoziwin” Awaken the Imagination - Feel the Wonder and Awe, Staff of Milkweed Collective - Barrie Native Friendship Centre
2015
Facilitator – Kreativ U-Turn Apprentice Project (Cultural Hotspot Signature Partnership – Culture Toronto)
www.kutproject.weebly.com
2015
Facilitator – Nature and Imagination Workshop/LEAF – Young Urban Forest Leaders
2015
Exploring Creativity in Depth Milkweed Collective, facilitator ('02)
2004
Arts Discovery Program Arts Etobicoke ('03)
2000
Associate Head of Visual Arts, TDSB/Etobicoke Board of Education Responsible for curriculum development and implementation of courses from Grade 9 to OAC ('84)
1995
OAC Visual Arts Curriculum - Continuing Education, University of Toronto
1983
Head of Visual Arts - Etobicoke Board of Education ('73)
1982
Field Associate - Faculty of Education, York University ('81)
1972
Secondary Teacher/Visual Arts, London Board of Education, London ON
1969
Elementary Primary Educator, Etobicoke Board of Education ('67)