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2011Loop Gallery, Toronto, ON

2010Women’s Art Resource Centre – WARC Gallery, Toronto, ON

2010Been & Gone, Board of Directors, Toronto, ON

2007way to go, Fly Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006any place is better than here. Eastern Front Gallery, Toronto, ON

2005Gradually off in all directions. Eastern Front Gallery, Toronto, ON

2001 – 2002Re-Collection. In association with Phantom Limb, a Theatre Gargantua touring production. London, Liverpool, Manchester, Wolferhampton, Swansea and Leicester, U.K., and Toronto.

2000After Before. Site-specific installation. Junction Arts Festival, Toronto, ON


2010Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON

2009Here or There?, List Gallery, Toronto, ON

2009Cluster, Launch Projects, Toronto, ON

2008UpArt, Annual Contemporary Art Fair, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2008 Queen West Art Crawl, Trinity Bellwoods Park, ON

2008Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, ON

2008Latcham Gallery Annual Ontario Juried Exhibition, Stouffville, ON

2007Art in the Halls, 410 Richmond Street, Toronto, ON

2007Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, ON

2007You Are Here, the emotional geography of place. Eastern Front Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006Art to Ease Crappy Conversation. Loop Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006Textile/Art – And Now For Something Completely Different, It's Not a Deli Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006Art in the Halls. Studio 278 with Marian Wihak at 401 Richmond, Toronto, ON

2006Square Foot, AWOL Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006Works Around Paper. (co-curator) Eastern Front Gallery, Toronto, ON

2006The McCleave Gallery Suitcase Tour 2006. Next Wave Festival, Melbourne, Australia. University of Bishop's Art Gallery, Lennoxville, 'This Neck of the Woods', Rotterdam, Netherlands, and throughout Ireland and Scotland.

2006The Sound of Art. Eastern Front Gallery, Toronto, ON

2005The Little Art Show. BMW Toronto, ON

2005Sublimation. Hangman Gallery, Toronto, ON

2004Square Foot. AWOL Gallery, Toronto, ON

2003Paysages Urbains, Ici ou Ailleurs Francoise Gasser et Sandra Smirle. Galerie de la Tour, Paris, France.

2002Les Peintres de Montorgueil. Les Cerises, Paris, France.

2001Les Artistes de Montorgueil. Les Cerises, Paris, France.

1999The Hourglass Project. Site-specific installation in collaboration with Jen Gillespie. Junction Arts Festival, Toronto, ON

1998 – 1999Women Beyond Borders. A cross-cultural project connecting women at the onset of the 21st century.

Toronto; Havana, Cuba; Oaxaca, Mexico; Tokyo, Japan; Dublin, Ireland; Sydney, Australia; Saigon, Vietnam.


Toronto School of Art

Independent Studio Program, September 2006 – April 2007

Concordia University, Montreal.

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Experimental Design, May 1990

Humber College of Arts and Technology, Toronto.

Diploma in Graphic Design, May 1987


Toronto School of Art

Independent Summer Residency Program, May 2007 – July 2007


Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant, 2010

Ontario Arts Council, Grant to Visual Artist, 2009

Toronto Arts Council, Project Grant to Visual Artist, 2008

Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant, 2006


The Map As Art, Contemporary Artists Explore Cartography, Princeton Architectural Press, 2009Matriart Contemporary Visual Arts, Volume 7:4 / 8:1Matriart Contemporary Visual Arts, Volume 5 Number 4


Canada, France, Australia


Loop GalleryVisual Arts OntarioWomen’s Art Resource Centre Associate Artist, Theatre Gargantua


Sandra Smirle