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Sheryl Dudley


Bachelor of Fine Arts. Rochester Institute of Technology (College of Fine & Applied Arts)

Rochester, New York. 1972

Bachelor of Education, (Honours) in Fine & Industrial Arts, 1975 

                        Visual Arts Tech. Specialist Certificate, 1979

                        University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

Emily Carr College of Art & Design, Vancouver, B.C. 1986-1987

Graduate studies in painting

Teaching Experience:

The Art Centre, Central Technical School, Toronto, ON.  (1976 – 2005)

     Former Assistant Head and full-time instructor in the post-secondary

     and high school visual arts programs..

Selected Exhibitions


2009    TrashBin paintings, 401 Richmond St. W. (the Roastery), Toronto, ON.

2007    The Cost of Being Fabulous (The Mick & Cindy Show), Lehmann Leskiw Fine Art,

Toronto, ON. 

2003Castoffs, Lehmann Leskiw+Schedler Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1998Spanning Time, Network Gallery, First Canadian Place, Toronto, ON.

Painted City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1997Antecedents, Painted City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1995Blizzmax Gallery, Milford, ON.

1990100 Paintings, SoHo/New York Viewing Room, New York, New York.

Versus 2, Canadian Marketing Network, Toronto, ON.

1989Versus, Artefect, Toronto, ON.

                        1987    Plastered, City Walls, Vancouver, B.C.

1981You Name It, New York University Galleries at 80 Washington Square E.

New York, New York


2010     Exposed;Pervasive Influence, Contact at the Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON.

2009     Pride Art, Rouge Concept Gallery, Toronto, ON.

2008     Rouge Contemporary, Toronto, ON.

2005 Deck da Walls, Lehmann Leskiw Fine Art, Toronto, ON.

WOOF, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, ON.

2004Central, Loop Gallery, Toronto, ON.

2003Fourplay, Coop Gallery, Toronto, ON.

2000Black and White, Painted City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1999Painted City Gallery, Toronto,  ON.

1997Scream This, EVICTA Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1996Dislocations, Art Gallery of Prince George, Prince George, B.C.

1995Dislocations, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON.

February Invitational, The Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1994Dislocations, Kent-Harrison Arts Council Gallery,

Harrison, B.C.

Annual Invitational, The Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Annual Invitational, Cold City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1992Annual Invitational, Cold City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Artefect III, Workscene Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Birth Tales, A Space, Toronto, ON.

Birth Tales, Medical Sciences Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

1990Cold City Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Artefect, Toronto, ON.

Glassworks, Toronto, ON.

1990HousingA Right, The Powerplant Art Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1990Zen Buddhist Temple, Toronto, ON.

Things Fall Apartthe Centre Cannot Hold…, Artefect, Toronto, ON.

1989    Artefect, Toronto, ON.

1988    Artefect, Toronto, ON.

1987Ritual Dwellings, Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Inaugural Exhibition, Artefect, Toronto, ON.

1986Springtide, Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto

Pauline McGibbon Centre, Toronto, ON.

1984Mandeville Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1983    Station Gallery, Sherbrooke, Quebec

1982The Pyramid Gallery, Rochester, New York

Grants and Awards:

1999Creation/Production Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

1996Exhibitions Grant, Ontario Arts Council

1995Short-Term Grant, Ontario Arts Council

1994Short-Term Grant, Ontario Arts Council

1989Exhibitions Grant, Ontario Arts Council

1983Prix de Salon, (painting) City of Sherbrooke, Quebec


    Boissonneau, Melanye. Feature: Les arts et les autres, Radio Canada, June 13, 2007

Singer, Christian Bernard. Sheryl Dudley, The Mick and Cindy Show: The Cost of Being Fabulous. Catalogue published by Lehmann Leskiw Fine Art, Toronto: 2007

                                    Zondo, Ngqabutho. LyteArts.com, Issue 1, September – November 2007

Andic, Sonja. Toronto Street Fashion.com , June/July, 2007

                        McAllister, L. Antecedents. Now Magazine, January 23, 1997

Harrison, George. Dislocations. Invision: published by Prince George Art Gallery,     British Columbia, Fall  issue 1997

Hannah, D. Art Highlights. Now Magazine: Toronto, April 20, 1995

Dislocations. The Observer: Agassiz, British Columbia, August 17, 1992

Kalico, H. (Sandra Peredo) WorkSeen, published by WorkScene Gallery: Toronto,

            summer issue 13,1992

C Magazine, New Work Supplement, Fall issue 35, 1992

Things Fall Apart; The Centre Cannot Hold… (catalogue) Artefect: Toronto 1990

Swiderski, C. CKLN radio interview, Versus, November 20, 1989

X, Caitlin, CIUT radio interview, Versus, November 16, 1989


One of the founding members of Artefect, Cooperative Artist’s Gallery, Toronto (1987-1992)