Peter Wilkins, C.V.

1968                          Born, London, England
1989-90                    Computer and Business Studies, West London Institute (now Brunel University)


Solo and Major Exhibitions

2016                          Rock 'n Roll, Christina Parker Gallery, St John's NL                                                                                                                             2016                          Picks Per Minute, Subtle Technologies, InterAccess,Toronto, Ontario
2015                          Great British Music, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK
2013                          About Turn, 55th VeniceBiennale, Venice, Italy
2013                          Writers Portraits. Canada House,London, UK
2013                          New Grooves, Bloomsbury Design, London,UK
2011                           Loop, Contact Festival, Textile Museumof Canada, Toronto, ON
2009                         Gander International QE11 Library, StJohn’s, NL
2009                          10 & 60 Confederation Centre forthe Arts, P.E.I.
2008                          Newtopia, The Rooms, St John’s,Newfoundland.
2007                          Kinetic Portraits of 12 Canadian WritersThe Rooms, St John’s, NL.
2007                          Stripes in Series Christina ParkerGallery, St John’s, NL.
2004                         12 KineticPortraits Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s, NL.


Group Exhibitions

2016                          Art Toronto, Toronto, Ontario                                                                                                                                                                2015                          Art Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

2015                          New Works, Christina Parker Gallery, NL
2015                          About Play, St John's City Hall, St John's, NL 
2015                          Nature Present,  Cornerbrook, NL
2014                          30 Years, Christina Parker Gallery, St John's, NL
2014                          A Year End Celebration, Christina Parker Gallery, St John's, NL
2014                          Art Toronto,  Toronto, ON
2014                          Wade In, Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s, NL
2013                          Playing Favourites, Design Exchange,Toronto, ON
2013                          Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto,ON
2013                          Summer Exhibition, Christina Parker Gallery, St John’s, NL
2013                          Beyond Likeness, Nickel Galleries, Calgary, Alberta
2012                          A Year End Celebration, Christina Parker Art Gallery , St John’s, NL
2012                          Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, Ontario
2012                          Beyond Likeness, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, BC
2012                          Art in the Open, Outdoor Projection, Charlottetown, PEI
2011                           Beyond Likeness, The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB
2011                           Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2011                           New Works, Christina Parker Gallery, St John’s, NL
2009                         Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, Ontario
2009                         Selected Gander Works, Christina Parker Gallery, St John’s, NL
2009                         Going Postal, A1C Gallery, St John’s, NL
2008                         One Ton Show, Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1, UK
2008                         Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s, NL
2007                         From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St John's, NL
2007                         Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2007                         Flattering the Masters, RCA Gallery, StJohn’s, NL
2006                         Flattering the Masters, RCA Gallery, StJohn’s, NL.
2005                         It Figures. Eastern Edge Gallery, StJohn’s, NL.
2005                         InteractiveArt, NIFCO, St John’s, NL.
2005                         3rd Detroit International Film and Video Festival, Detroit, USA.
2004                         Wake, Titan, Hyde and Torrance, MY Christina, Athens, Greece.
2004                         Ars Electronica 2004, Linz, Austria
2004                         Kinetic Portraits, World Shut Your Mouth, BBC, London, UK.
2003                         Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s, NL.


Awards and Appointments

2014                          Finalist, Large Year Award,  Visual Arts of Newfoundland and Labrador
2013                          Venice Biennale, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
2012                          Moving Landscapes,Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
2012                          Large StillLife, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
2011                           CoverVersions, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
2009                         Artist in Residence, Memorial University,Newfoundland
2009                         Churchill Falls, Newfoundland and Labrador ArtsCouncil
2008                         Cultural Economic Development Program, MarketingGrant
2008                         Moving Still Life, Newfoundland and Labrador ArtsCouncil
2008                         Gross Morne, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
2006                         Series of Stripes, Newfoundland and Labrador ArtsCouncil
2006                         Kinetic Landscapes, Newfoundland and Labrador ArtsCouncil
2005                         Kinetic Portraits, Newfoundland and Labrador ArtsCouncil
2004                         Interactive Landscapes, Newfoundland and LabradorArts Council.
2004                         Portraits of Canadian Writers, Newfoundland andLabrador Arts Council.
2003                         12 Kinetic Portraits, Newfoundland and LabradorArts Council.
2003                         Some Flux, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council.


Collections               Portrait Gallery of Canada, Canada,
                                   The Rooms Provincial Collection, Canada
                                   Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. Canada.
                                   City of St John’s, Newfoundland, Canada
                                   Mount Alison University, New Brunswick, Canada.
                                   Statoil, St John’s, Canada
                                   Bank of Montreal, Montreal
                                   TD Waterhouse, Toronto
                                   Private Collections in UK, US, Canada, France, Germany and Greece.


Presentations

2015                          Keynote, Atlantic Planners Institute, St John's, NL
2014                          Independent Artists,Development Workshop, Eastern Edge, St John's, NL
2014                          KeynotePresentation, Interior Designers of Canada, St John's, NL
2013                          “VeniceBiennale” Words in Edgewise, Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s
2011                          "PatternedArt" Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto
2010                          “Words inEdgewise” Eastern Edge Gallery, St John’s, NL
2009                          Dep’t of Humanties,Memorial University,
                                   “The Grotesque and Anti-Grotesque in Visual Art”
2009                         Department of Computer Science’s, Memorial University
                                   “Artand Computers; An Artist’s Perspective”
2009                          Reid Hall, Memorial University, St John’s, NL.“Video Art and Film”
2009                          English Department, Memorial University, St John’s,NL:  “Reading an Image”
2007                          The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery, St John’s, NL.
                                   Panel Discussion “An Open Book: Portraiture in Art Literature and ContemporaryCulture”.
2006                          Laval High School, Placentia, NL. Presentation “Visualand Kinetic Art”.
2005                          Edge Intermedia and Memorial University..“Interactive Art”.
2005                          Ascension Collegiate, Bay Roberts. Presentation“Kinetic Portraits and Landscapes”


Current Positions

2014 -                        Chair, Terra Nova Art Foundation, NL
2014-                         Judging Committee, Lieutenant Governor's Award for Architecture, NL

Previous Positions

2011-2015                  Provincial Gallery Acquisitions Committee, The Rooms, NL
2009                          Artist-in-Residence, Faculty of Art, Memorial University, St John's, NL
2004-05                    Board Member, Eastern Edge Gallery St John’s, NL
2004-05                    Board Member, Edge Intermedia, St John’s NL