Nancy de Boni
NANCY DE BONI

ARTIST STATEMENT

Painting in oil, my work addresses the shelters we inhabit and the traces and impressions we leave behind. Based on abstracted realism, the goal is to invoke a familiar narrative that the viewer may recognize. Similar buildings and interior landscapes exist for all of us.

BIOGRAPHY
2005 Government of Ontario Archives Art Collection
1972 Ontario College of Art and Design

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2010 Towne Square Gallery, Oakville, ON
2009 First Canadian Place Gallery, Toronto
2007 Pentimento Fine Art Gallery, Toronto
2004 Loop Gallery, Toronto
1997 Illuminary Gallery, Toronto
1984 Edwards Gardens, Toronto
1980 Library/Art Gallery, Bramalea
1979 Hart House Gallery, Toronto
1979 Patmos Gallery, Toronto
1972 Gallery 76, Toronto

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012 Agora Gallery, Chelsea, New York
2010 Gallery Stratford, OSA Members Show
2009 Pentimento Fine Art Gallery, Toronto
2008 Pentimento Fine Art Gallery, Toronto
2008 First Canadian Place Toronto
2008 Portrait Exhibition, Varley Art Gallery of Markham
2008 OSA, Toronto
2007 Pentimento Fine Art Gallery, Toronto
2007 First Canadian Place Toronto
2007 Portrait Exhibition, Varley Art Gallery of Markham
2006 Pentimento Fine Art Gallery, Toronto
2006 Now Now, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto
2006 Voices, OSA Members show, Woodstock Art Gallery
2006 YESinDEED auction, Toronto
2005 YESinDEED auction, Toronto
2005 First Canadian Place Toronto
2005 Portrait Exhibition, Varley Art Gallery of Markham
2004 Galerie D’Avignon, Montreal Que
2004 OSA, The lieutenant Governor’s Suite
2003 Coop, Toronto
2003 OSA, Toronto
2003 Mississauga VAM
2003 First Canadian Place Toronto
2002 OSA, Toronto
2002 Mississauga VAM
2002 John B. Aird Toronto (3 person show)
2002 Women’s Art Association, Toronto
2001 OSA, Toronto
2001 Mississauga VAM
2001 Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery
2001 Acadia Gallery, Toronto
2001 SCA, Toronto – two members show
2001 National Ballet, Toronto
2001 Canadian Opera, Toronto
2000 Florart, Awaji Japan
2000 SCA, Toronto
2000 Mississauga VAM
1999 SCA, Toronto
1998 Mississauga VAM
1998 SCA, Toronto
1994 OSA, Toronto
1988 National Ballet, Toronto
1984 Gallery Plus
1974 Hart House, University of Toronto
1972 Victoria College University of Toronto

JURIED DRAWING EXHIBITIONS
2003 Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery - First Prize
2002 Toronto John B. Aird Gallery
2001 Toronto John B. Aird Gallery
2000 Toronto John B. Aird Gallery

AWARDS
2007 OAC Mid-Career Grant
2002 OAC Exhibition Assistance Grant
1979 OAC Grant
1978 OAC Grant

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
2008 Canadian House & Home - October issue
2005 Canadian House & Home - May issue

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
1998-present Ontario Society of Artists