TOM GALE

CURRICULUM VITAE
 
Tom Gale is a self-taught artist who has been painting for 35 years in Edmonton for the last 20 years. Tom has taken courses through the University of Alberta’s Extension Department. He has maintained a studio in Edmonton for 20 years and paints on a daily basis.
 
EXHIBITIONS
 
October, 2013
“Tom Gale & Kari Duke”
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
November, 2012
“Silent Land” Solo show
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
May, 2010
“Prairie Grasses” Solo show
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
November, 2007
“New Work: Stanley Park Series” Solo show
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
2002 – 2007
Curator for Edmonton May Labor Arts Festival “The Workers’ Art Show”
 
November, 2006
Group show
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
2006
“New Work: Shuswap Series”
Front Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
Spring, 2006
Group Show
Kensington Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
 
September – October, 2002
“Australia Journey: The Red Hot Centre”
Café La Gare, Edmonton, Alberta
 
June – July, 2002
The Works Festival, Group show with Dan Bagan and Gordon Harper
 
May, 2002
“The Spaces of Trees”
Upstairs Gallery, Great Bear Framing, Edmonton, Alberta
 
January – February, 2001
“New Works”
Profiles Public Art Gallery, St. Albert, Alberta
July – August, 2000
“Small Works From Edmonton”
Bowman Arts Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta
 
June – July, 2000
“Seven Men Who Paint”
The Works Festival, Edmonton, Alberta
 
January, 1998
“Magic, Myth and Make Believe”
McMullen Gallery, Walter McKenzie Health Sciences Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
 
February, 1998
Aggregate Group Show
Commerce Place, Edmonton, Alberta
 
November, 1998
“Black Dogs/Urban Coyotes”
Harcourt House, Edmonton, Alberta
 
September – October, 1998
“A Natural Garden”
Harcourt House Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
June – September, 1996
Solo Exhibition
Bowman Arts Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta
 
May, 1996
“Figure+Ground” (with Neil Fiertel)
Profiles Public Art Gallery, St. Albert, Alberta 
 
October, 1995
“Making History: Works On Paper” – Coyotes Artists’ Project
Fraser/Fort George Regional Museum, Prince George, British Columbia
 
June – July, 1995
“How Does It Smell?”
The Works Festival, Latitude 53, Edmonton, Alberta
 
June – July, 1995 “Striking the Balance”
The Works Festival, Canada Place, Edmonton, Alberta
 
May, 1995
“Open Studio”
Latitude 53, Edmonton, Alberta
TOM GALE
 
November, 1993
“The Good Earth” with Angela Grootelaar
City Centre, Edmonton, Alberta
 
November, 1993
Western Canada Wilderness Committee Artist Camp
Boreal Forest Show, Touring Exhibition
 
November, 1993
“EASL Studio Show”
Ellis Building, Edmonton, Alberta
 
July, 1993
“On Site – Insight”
Café La Gare, Edmonton, Alberta
 
February, 1992
Solo Exhibition
Bowman Arts Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta
 
April, 1991
“Archaic Torso”
Visions Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
December, 1990
“Kathleen’s Story”
Café La Gare, Edmonton, Alberta
 
1989
“Human Gestures”
Visions Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
 
1988
“Open Studio”
The Works Festival, Edmonton, Alberta
 
COLLECTIONS
 
Tom Gale’s work is included in many private collections in Edmonton and throughout Canada, the United States, New Zealand and Australia. His work has also been included in the corporate collections of The Alberta Art Foundation, Canadian Utilities Ltd., Chase Communications, Place Crete Inc., and others.