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CARL ZIMMERMAN
Address: 10 Virginia Ln., Italy Cross, N.S., B4V 0S4
Telephone: (902 ) 631-2440, (902) 530-3636
Email: carldzimmerman1951@gmail.com, zimmer@ns.sympatico.ca
EDUCATION

Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, N.S.

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.

EXHIBITIONS - Solo (selected)
2016
STUDIO 21, Cold City, Halifax, N.S
2014
STEPHEN BULGER GALLERY, Cold City, Toronto, Ontario
2013
OWENS ART GALLERY, Carl Zimmerman: Lost Hamilton Landmarks, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB
2012
STUDIO 21, Maquettes, Halifax, N.S.
2010
STUDIO 21, Selected Work, Halifax, N.S.
2007
STEPHEN BULGER GALLERY, Carl Zimmerman: Landmarks of Industrial Britain, Toronto, Ontario
2006-08
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA / DUNLOP GALLERY, Landmarks of Industrial Britain, Halifax/ Regina, touring Station Gallery, Whitby ON., Art Gallery of Windsor, ON., Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Yarmouth Branch.
2005
CONFEDERATION CENTRE ART GALLERY, Unbuilt: Visionary Building in Colonial P.E.I., Charlottetown, P.E.I.
2001
IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Residency Program exhibition, Interior with photo of building, Dublin, Ireland
2000
OWENS ART GALLERY, Untitled: Recent Work by Carl Zimmerman, Mount Allison University, Sackville, N.B.
1998
ART GALLERY OF HAMILTON, Hamilton, Ont., Lost Hamilton Landmarks
1997
ST. MARY'S UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Halifax, N.S., Lost Hamilton Landmarks and Fields of Heaven
1997
ACADIA UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Beach, Wolfville,N.S.
1993
HAMILTON ARTISTS INC., building interior, Hamilton, Ontario
1992
OO GALLERY, The Lark Ascending, Halifax, N.S.
1991
ARTEFECT GALLERY, The Calm Sea, Toronto, Ontario
1991
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Beside Still Water, Halifax, N.S.
1990
NOVA SCOTIA PHOTO CO-OP, Carl Zimmerman, Halifax, N.S.
1989
STUDIO 21, Halifax, N.S.
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
St. MARY'S UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Tell Me Where to Go, Halifax, N.S.
2016
CAPE BRETON UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Fixed Forever, Sydney N.S.
2015
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA, Terroir: a Nova Scotia Retrospective, Halifax, N.S.
2015
STEPHEN BULGER GALLERY, 20th Anniversary: A Group Exhibition Celebrating 20 Years, Toronto, ON.
2013
ST. MARY'S UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Lost Horizon, Landscape by Other Means, Halifax, N.S.
2011
DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Materials and Space: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions, 2007- 2010, Halifax, N.S.
2011
IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, National Programme, Wexford Art Centre, Wexford, Ireland
2010
MUSEUM LONDON, What's Lost and What Remains, London, ON
2009
OWENS ART GALLERY, LOOK; Twenty Years of the Friends of the Owens Gallery, Mount Allison U., Sackville, N.B.
2008-09
IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Exquisite Corpse, Dublin, Ireland , Ormeau Baths Gallery,Belfast, Northern Ireland
2008
CONFEDERATION CENTRE ART GALLERY, National Vista, Charlottetown, P.E.I.
2008
DISTILLERY DISTRICT/ FIDO SPOT, Distillery District Project, Bos Canada, Toronto, ON
2008
EYE LEVEL GALLERY, Reshelving Initiative 3, Halifax, N.S.
2007
EYE LEVEL/ ST. MARY'S UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Image House Project, Halifax.
2007
CAPE BRETON UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Bobby Nock and Carl Zimmerman: A Rare Glimpse, Sydney, N.S.
2007
OWENS ART GALLERY: Its a Wonderful Life, Mount Allison University, Sackville, N.B.
2007
FOREST CITY GALLERY, Stranger than Fiction, London, ON.
2007
CONTACT PHOTO FESTIVAL, Portfolio Review Exhibition, HP Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2007
MENDEL ART GALLERY, The Articulations: Conex-Us, Saskatoon, SK.
2006
THE PHOTOGRAPHERS GALLERY, Milan, Italy
2006
MARY BLACK GALLERY, Nova Scotia Art Bank, new purchases, Halifax. N.S.
2005-06
IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Drawings and Works on Paper from the IMMA Collection, Dublin, Ireland
2005
MUSEUM LONDON, Shadowlands, Selections from the Collection, London, ON
2003
ROBERT McLAUGHLIN GALLERY, Piano Works, Oshawa, ON.
2003
NATIONAL ARTS CENTRE/ CANADA COUNCIL ART BANK, Atlantic Art on the Mezzanine, Ottawa
2003
MOUNT SAINT VINCENT ART GALLERY, Optical Illusions, Halifax, NS.
2002-03
IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, The Unblinking Eye, Lens- based works from the IMMA Collection, Dublin, Ireland
2001
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA, Photopolis: NSCAD Photography, Halifax, N.S.
2001
CENTRE FOR ART TAPES, Earful Audio Art Festival, Halifax, N.S.
2000-01
BEAVERBROOK ART GALLERY - Artists in a Floating World, 2000 Marion McCain Atlantic Art Exhibition, Fredericton, NB. ( national touring )
2000
HX: HALIFAX EXHIBITION OF INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART, Westward Ho: A Guided Tour, Halifax, N.S.
2000
OWENS ART GALLERY, Offsite, Mount Allison University, Sackville, N.B.
2000
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA/ VANS, Six Foot Rule:Culture of Display, Museum of Industry, New Glasgow, N.S.
1997-99
BEAVERBROOK ART GALLERY, Theatrum Mundi, McCain Atlantic Art Exhibition, Fredericton, NB., ( touring Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, N.S. and Canadian Embassy, Washington, U.S. )
1995
GALERIE SANS NOM, Art en Direct, Moncton, N.B.
1995
ST. MARY'S UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Collective Viewing , Halifax, N.S.
1994
STERNBERK AUGUSTINIAN MONASTERY INSTALLATION SYMPOSIUM, Sternberk, Czech Republic,
1994
DARTMOUTH HERITAGE MUSEUM, Far and Wide, Visual Arts Nova Scotia Biennial Exhibition, Dartmouth, N.S.
1993
ST. FRANCIS XAVIER UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, Image and Scale, Antigonish, NS. ( with Ciff Eyland Doug Stratford )
1992
EYE LEVEL GALLERY, Life and Times in the Maritimes: 30 minutes later in Newfoundland, Halifax, N.S.
1992
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA, SUBJECT MATTER: Contemporary Painting and Sculpture in Nova Scotia, Halifax,
PUBLICATIONS:
BOOKS
2017
MINIATURZATION AND MEGALIZATION, Nadja Maillard, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
2017
DIY UTOPIA: Cultural Imagination and the remaking of the possible, ed. Amber Day, Lexington Books, Idaho Falls, ID, USA
2006
CARTE BLANCHE, Magenta Foundation, Toronto
2005
THE IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, THE COLLECTION, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2001
GRAVITY AND GRACE, Selected Writings on Contemporary Canadian Art, Gil McElroy, Gaspereau Press
CATALOGUES
2014
COLD CITY, pamphlet, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2008
EXQUISITE CORPSE, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2008
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, essay by Jon Tupper, Owens Gallery, Sackville, N.B.
2006
LANDMARKS OF INDUSTRIAL BRITAIN, curated by Robin Metcalfe, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia/ Dunlop Gallery, Halifax, N.S. and Regina, Sask.
2005
UNBUILT: VISIONARY BUILDING IN COLONIAL PEI, curated by Shauna McCabe and Silva Stojak, Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI
2003
PIANO WORKS, Gil McElroy curator, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, Ontario
2003
OPTICAL ILLUSIONS, Renato Vitic curator, Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, N.S.
2002
THE UNBLINKING EYE: LENS BASED WORK FROM THE IMMA COLLECTION, Catherine Marshal. curator, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2002
UNTITLED, RECENT WORK BY CARL ZIMMERMAN, essay by Wayne Baerwaldt, Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, N.B.,
2000
ARTISTS IN A FLOATING WORLD, 2000 MCCAIN ATLANTIC ART EXHIBIT, Tom Smart curator, Marion McCain Foundation / Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, N.B.
2000
WESTWARD HO: A GUIDED TOUR, Oscar Ho curator, Contemporary Art Projects Society, Halifax, NS
2000
SIX FOOT RULE: CULTURE OF DISPLAY, Andrea Mantin curator, Visual Arts Nova Scotia / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
2000
OFF-SITES, James Anderson curator, Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, Sackville, N.B.
1998
UTOPIAN ARCHITECTURE OF CARL ZIMMERMAN, Robin Metcalfe curator, St. Mary's University, Halifax N.S.
1997
THEATRUM MUNDI, MARION MCCAIN ATLANTIC ART EXHIBITION, Sue Gibson-Garvey curator, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, N.B. pp 34-35, 92-93
1997
LOST HAMILTON LANDMARKS, Robin Metcalfe curator, St. Mary's University
1997
BEACH, Gil McElroy curator, Acadia University, Wolfville, N.S.
1995
ART EN DIRECT 1995- TRANSIT: Contemporary Multidisciplinary Visual Art Event, Galerie Sans Nom, Moncton N.B.
1994
THE STERNBERK AUGUSTINIAN MONASTERY INSTALLATION SYMPOSIUM, SIP Foundation, Sternberk, Czech Republic,p.p. 6, 60-61
1992
SUBJECT/MATTER: CONTEMPORARY PAINTING AND SCULPTURE IN NOVA SCOTIA, R. Metcalfe curator, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, pp.40, 63-64.
1992
THE 100,000 NAMES OF ART, Cliff Eyland, St. Mary's University, pp 106-108
1990
CARL ZIMMERMAN, N.S. Photo Co-op, Cliff Eyland, Halifax, N.S.
REVIEWS / ARTICLES / WEB REVIEWS (selected '96 to present)
2016
VISUAL ARTS NEWS, Fall 2016, Carl Zimmerman's decaying monuments, Daniel Hingham
2016
SAL. OPPENHEIM CLIENT MAGAZINE, Der Himmel in Schwarz- Weiss, June,2016.
2016
DAVID McDONOUGH'S ART BLOG, Carl Zimmerman on SNAP! 2016, March 24, 2016
2015
RE:SCULPT/INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE CENTRE, Carl Zimmerman: The Image of Sculpture, Gil McElroy, May 13, 2015
2015
ISSUU.com, Under the Influence by Alex Moore, Mar.13, 2015
2014
CANADIAN ART.ca, Video: A Critics View on Carl Zimmerman's New Photos, Richard Rhodes, July 2, 2014
2014
BLOG TO.com, The top 10 must-see art shows this summer in Toronto, Aubrey Jax, June 14,2014
2013
ISSUU.com, The Sublime and the Artifice, Sonny Eric Xu, Bachelor of Architecture thesis, Cornell University
2012
DAMn magazine 33, Tableaux Edifiants, Architectural Fictions in Contemporary Society, Pedro Gadanho, May/June, 2012
2011
DESIGN OBSERVER GROUP, Implausible Futures for Unpopular Places, Rob Walker, July 25, 2011
2011
QUALITY Magazine, Die Pyramiden der Zunkunft, Jacob Sellaoui , Berlin, Germany, May/June 2011
2011
CUPTOPIA, cup2013.wordpress.com , Apparent willingness... , Mar. 15
2011
DIRK BREDENE. de, Exceptional Photographer: Carl Zimmerman, Feb. 22.
2011
DAL NEWS, Investigating the Artistic Process, Katherine Wooler, June 23,2011
2010
CANADIAN ART, Steve Higgins, Sue Carter Flynn, Spring, p. 122
2010
SPACEFRAMED.BLOGSPOT.COM, Reality and Memory, Sarah Prengergast, April, 18.
2010
ARCHIACT.FR , Lost in Contemplation, Alexamdre Pachiaudi, April 18
2010
PYTR75.BLOGSPOT.COM, Carl Zimmerman, Pieter Van den Dorpe. Mar. 10
2010
ARCHIPENSOLO..BLOGSPOT.COM Postscript of a Middle, Feb.11
2009
THE INTERIOR PROSPECT, Carl Zimmerman, Stephen Tierney , Nov. 5
2008
SCULPTURE, Windsor, Ontario: Carl Zimmerman, Gil McElroy, Sept. Vol 27 No. 7
2008
WECANTPAINT.COM, Carl Zimmerman, Noel Rodo-Vankeulen, 04/03/08
2007
DETROIT NEWS/ DETNEWS.COM Buildings that never really existed, Michael H. Hodges, Dec. 20
2007
HALIFAX DAILY NEWS/ HFXNEWS.CA , Local artists step into digital world, Dean Lisk, 13/12/07
2007
CANADIAN ART, Carl Zimmerman, Meredith Dault, Summer 2007, p. 86
2007
LVHRD.ORG., Carl Zimmerman, Vicktor Dukedoms, Jan. 5, 2007
2007
EXPONTO.SPAVIA.com " Orok legvarak" ( Eternal Castles ) Mar. 19
2007
BLDGBLOG.COM, Fictional Ruins from Fictional Worlds, Geoff Manaugh, Culver City, California, Jan. 4, 2007
2007
TIDEHORIZON.COM, Simultaneity ( Ruined Worlds Exhibits ), Adam MacDonald, Halifax, Jan. 4, 2007
2007
THINGSMAGAZINE.NET, Jan 1.
2006
THE COAST, Economy of Scale, Sean Flinn, Halifax, Nov. 30/06
2006
ARTDAILY.COM, Landmarks of Industrial Britain by Carl Zimmerman, 11/29/06
2006
AKIMBO.BIZ / AKIMBLOG, Sue Carter Flinn, Halifax, Nov. 23,06
2006
CHRONICLE HERALD, Imaginary architecture issues wake- up call, Elissa Barnard, Halifax, Nov.15, p E9
2006
NFOMONKEY.NET, Zimmerman's imagined spaces at the AGNS., Meredith Gault, 12/11/06
2006
HALiFAX DAILY NEWS, Industrial Arts on Show, Dean Lisk, Halifax, Nov. 4 p.20
2006
CBC Radio, Arts Report, Halifax, interview, Nov. 3
2006
THE C0AST, Fall Arts Guide, Carl Zimmerman at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, pp.20,24
2005
ALIANT.NET, Carl Zimmerman for Premier, Leslie Lowe. Nov.
2005
CANADIAN ART.CA, What’s On, Atlantic, week of Sept 11
2005
THE GUARDIAN, A New Dimension, Sally Cole, Charlottetown, PEI, Sept 16.
2005
CANADIAN ART.CA Fastforward, Maritimes, week of Sept 11.
2004
CANADIAN ART, The Thinking City, Canadian Art Gallery Hop Auction, Summer 2004, p.39
2003
ON /SITE REVIEW, Carl Zimmerman’s Industrial Landmarks of Britain, #10, Fall 2003, P.7
2003
SUNDAY HERALD , Grinch Art Steals Hearts Elissa Barnard, Halifax, Nov 16, pB2
2003
SUNDAY HERALD 15 Minutes of Flame, Elissa Barnard, Halifax, Mar. 3
2002
CV PHOTO # 56,( cover and feature ) Landmarks, Feb. pp 5-9
2002
CV PHOTO # 56 Aesthetics of Power, Robin Metcalfe, Feb, pp. 10-11
2001
ARTSATLANTIC # 68( cover and feature ) Bunker/ Office/ System, Tim Dallett, pp.32-34
2001
ARTSATLANTIC # 68, Untilted: New Work by Carl Zimmerman, Donna Wawzonek , pp. 35-37
2001
ESPACE, Untitled: New Work by Carl Zimmerman, Gil McElroy, N0. 56, Summer, 2001 , p45
2001
BORDER CROSSINGS, Whistling in the Dark: New Work by Carl Zimmerman,, Ray Cronin, No.77 Feb. 2001,pp. 60-61
2000
GLOBE AND MAIL, Go East Young Artist, Blake Gopnik, Aug. 2
2000
CBC RADIO, Artsreport, interview , Julian Forrest, aired Nov. 24/00
2000
CANADIAN ART Fastforward, Fall 2000, vol 17. no. 3, p. 20
2000
VISUAL ART NEWS, Westward Who, Marla Cranston, Autumn 2000, pp 15-19
2000
CANADIAN ART, The New Document,, Summer 2000, pp. 31, 33.
2000
C MAGAZINE, Halifax International, Feb-May 2000, p 7.
1999
SCULPTURE, Carl Zimmerman: the Architecture of Sound and Memory, Gil McElroy, Jan-Feb. ‘99, pp.12-13
1998
ARTSATLANTIC # 61, Carl Zimmerman: Beach, Carl Zimmerman: Lost Hamilton Landmarks/Fields of Heaven, Moritz Gaede, summer '98, p.4
1998
ARTSBEAT MAGAZINE, Lost Hamilton Landmarks, Ivan Jurakic, June-July , vol 11, #1
1998
ID MAGAZINE, Steeltown Lost and Found, Gregory Klages, April 30-May 6, p17
1998
GLOBE AND MAIL, Five Exhibits Grace Steeltown, Donald Brackett, April 8
1998
HAMILTON SPECTATOR, Utopian View of Hamilton, Jeff Mahoney, Hamilton, ON.. April 1/98
1998
HAMILTON SPECTATOR, Memory Guiding Force in Mounumnetal Show, Doug Foley
1998
CANADIAN ART, Fast Forward, Spring '98, vol. 15 no.1 p.20
1998
ARTSATLANTIC # 60, Theatrum Mundi, Lianne MacTavish, Spring '98pp.22-23
1997
VISUAL ARTS NEWS, Carl Zimmerman- Lost Hamilton Landmarks and Fields of Heaven, (cover and review ) Julie LaPalme, vol. 19 no4, pp11-12.
1997
CHRONICLE- HERALD, Playing with Light, Elissa Bernard, Halifax, p.D-2
1996
C MAGAZINE, Passages in Urban Transit, Gil McElroy, Spring, issue #49 pp.14-17
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Irish Museum of Modern Art , Dublin

Museum London. London, Ontario

Canada Council Art Bank

Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax

Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown

St.Mary's University Art Gallery, Halifax

Owens Art Gallery, Sackville, N.B

Nova Scotia Art Bank

Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, N.S.

Cape Breton University Art Gallery, Sydney, N.S.

GRANTS/ AWARDS/ RESIDENCIES
2011
Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council Creation Grant
2008
Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council Creation Grant
2004
Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council Presentation Grant
2003
Canada Council Creation ‘ B’ Grant
2003
Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council Creation Grant
2002
Canada Council Creation ‘B’ Grant
2002
Nova Scotia Arts Council Creation Grant
2001
Canada Council Travel Grant
2001
Residency, Irish Museum of Modern Art , Dublin, Ireland
2001
Residency, Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB
2000
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2000
Nova Scotia ArtsCouncil Presention Grant
2000
Canada Council Travel Grant
1999
Nova Scotia Arts Council Creation Grant
1998
Canada Council Creation 'B' Grant
1998
Canada Council Travel Grant
1998
Nova Scotia Arts Council Creation Grant
1997
Nova Scotia Arts Council Presentation Grant
1996
N.S. Dept. Education Exhibition Grant
1995
Canada Council 'B' Grant
1994
Residency, Sternberk Monestery Installation Symposium
1994
Canada Council Travel Grant
1994
N.S. Dept. Education Exhibition Grant
1993
NS. Dept. Culture/ Tourism Ex. Grant
1993
Visting Artist, Hamilton Artist Inc
1991
NS. Dept. Culture/ Tourism Ex. Grant
1990
NS. Dept. Culture/ Tourism Ex. Grant
PRESENTATIONS
2014
Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
2014
Photopolis Symposium, Halifax
2007
Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
2006
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
2006
Dunlop Gallery, Regina, Sask.
2002
University of Western Ontario, London, ON.
2001
Struts Gallery, Sackville, N.B.
2000
Owens Art Gallery, Sackville, N.B.
1998
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ont.
1998
Dundas Vallery School of Art, Dundas, Ont.
1997
St. Mary's University Art Gallery, Halifax
1997
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
1997
Acadia University, Wolfville, N.S.
1996
guest instructor, NSCAD
1994
Acadia University, Wolfville, N.S
1993
Hamilton Artists' Inc., Hamilton, ON
1993
St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish
REPRESENTATION

Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

MISCELLANEOUS
2017
Design Exchange Auction, Toronto
2016
SNAP Fundraiser for ACT, Toronto
2013
Canada Council Art Bank Work of the Week, Nov.4/13
2013
ROAR, NSCAD Benefit Auction Fundraiser, 2014
2012
Art Gallery of Hamilton Super Auction Tues. Oct.23, 2012
2012
Jury member, Canada Council, Visual Arts Grants to Individuals
2011
Jury member, Nova Scotia Art Bank
2007
Jury member, Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council
2006
Panel member, Discussion, Ed Burtynski, Carl Zimmerman, Isabelle Huyeur, St. Mary's University
2005
Jury member, Nova Scotia Arts and Culture Council,
2004
Canadian Art Gallery Hop Auction, Toronto
2004
Jury member, Canada Council International Residencies
2002
Jury member, Nova Scotia Arts and CultureCouncil
2000
Jury member, Nova Scotia Arts Council
2000
selected artist for CBC Artspots artist website
1998
selected artist to participate in ArtsInfusion educational program
1998
CBC Artspot, CBCTelevision artist profile
1998
Jury member, Nova Scotia Arts Council
1997
Jury member, Canada Council, B Grants
1992-95
VANS regional rep. and Board member, - Exhibitions Committee, 1993
1992
Jury member, Nova Scotia Art Bank
1991
Jury member, Progressions V, St. F.X. Art Gallery
1985-90
School Programmer (Orangedale area), Inv. Co. Dept.Recreation and Tourism