ROBERT LEMAY

CURRICULUM VITAE

AWARDS
2007   Alberta Foundation for the Arts Projects Grant
1996   Alberta Foundation for the Arts Projects Grant
1990   Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
1989   Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
 
LECTURES, RESIDENCIES, and HONOURS
2015    Shaw Communications has named a room in Shaw Court, Calgary, Alberta, The Robert Lemay Room
2014    Inaugural Artist in Residence, Graceland University, Iowa, November 2014
2007    Alberta Society of Artists, September 13, 2007
 
COLLECTIONS
Alberta Art Foundation,; Alberta Energy; Alberta Treasury Branch; Bennet, Jones, Verchere; Canada Council Art Bank; Canadian Embassy: Beijing, China; Canberra, Australia; Chevron Oil; Cliff Lede Wineries, Yountville, California; Edmonton City Hall; Foreign Affairs; Graceland University (Lamoni, Iowa); Interprovincial Pipeline; Lethbridge Regional Hospital; Norcen Resources; Ocelot Energy;  Shaw Communications; Suncor Energy; Westin Hotels
 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016       "Iconic Women," Shayne Gallery, Montreal
2016       "Grid," Wallace Galleries, Calgary
2015       Robert Lemay: 30 Years, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2013       "Flower," Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2011       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2010       "In a Narrow Space," Shayne Gallery, Montreal
2009       Wallace Galleries, Calgary
2008       "Calm Things," Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton. 
2007       Shayne Gallery, Montreal
2006       Wallace Galleries, Calgary
2005       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2004       Shayne Gallery, Montreal
2003       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2002       Shayne Gallery, Montreal
               Wallace Galleries, Calgary 
2001       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
2000       Wallace Galleries, Calgary 
1998       Hollander York Gallery, Toronto
               Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver 
1997       Wallace Galleries, Calgary
1996       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
1995       Hollander York Gallery, Toronto
               Wallace Galleries, Calgary
1994       Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver
               Wallace Galleries, Calgary
               Hollander York Gallery, Toronto
1993       Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton
1992       Woltjen/Udell, Edmonton
1991       Wallace Galleries, Calgary
1989       Woltjen/Udell, Edmonton
1988       Woltjen/Udell, Vancouver
1987       Woltjen/Udell, Edmonton
 
 
GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)
2011    “For the Love of Art,” Wallace Galleries, Calgary, Alberta 
1999    “New Talent Invitational” Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York City
            “Alberta: Six Degrees of Separation,” Prairie Regional Art Gallery
             Grand Prairie, AB
1998    “Multiple Realities,” Muttart Public Art Gallery, Calgary
1997     “Still Life," McMullen Art Gallery, Edmonton 
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016   Fashion Magazine, "Picture Perfect: Robert Lemay's Artistic Take on Magazines." May 2016.
2016    Where Calgary Magazine, "Grid." May/June 2016.
2014    Avant Magazine, Interview. Volume V, Issue 2, 2014.
2010    Canadian Interviews. “The Moment of Astonishment: Interview with Robert Lemay.” canadianinterviews.com.  
2010    Ryan, Janice. “Oil Paintings Animate Common Objects,” Edmonton Journal, Friday, June 17, 2011.
2009    Notebook Magazine. V.3, Issue 8. “Shawna & Robert Lemay: Calm Things.”
2008    Bouchard, Gilbert. “Lemay Reinterprets Iconic Art in his Neutral Realist Style,”  Edmonton Journal, Friday, April 11, 2008.
2006    Bouchard, Gilbert.  “Alberta: What is Visible,” Galleries West Magazine.
2005    Bouchard, Gilbert. “Lemay Breathes New Life into Form”, Edmonton Journal. Oct 7, G8. 
2005    Lemay, Shawna. “Precarious”, Artichoke. Summer,  2005, pp. 38-45.
2003    Kellog, Alan. “Catching Up With the Beautiful People”, Edmonton Journal.
2001    Bouchard, Gilbert. “Real Life Frozen in Still-Life Mastery”, Edmonton Journal. May 4, E14
1999    Gustafson, Paula. “Robert Lemay at Douglas Udell Gallery,” Asian Art News, March/April 1999
1998    Image reproduced. Alberta Views, Spring Vol. 1, No.2, pp. 15.
1996    Mandel, Charles. “Still-Life Showing so Conventional it’s Uncongenial”, Edmonton Journal. 
            January 25, C5.
1993    “Time is Frozen in a Painter’s Still Life Studies”, Edmonton Journal. December.
1992    “Artist Follows Cezanne’s Example”, Edmonton Journal.
1989   Beauchamp, Elizabeth. “Summer Candid Pictures Can Lift Winter Mood”,Edmonton Journal. December  2, D4.