CV

CURRICULUM VITAE

Background

Lived in Estonia, Sweden, Toronto, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Cobourg
Education
B.A. General Arts, University of Toronto,
M.A. Sociology, University of Toronto

Solo Exhibits

1998 Transient States  (sculpture); Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON
1995 Rader Galleries, Bellingham, WA
1990 Brush with Disorder, Galerie Beaux Arts, Toronto, ON
1981 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON
1980 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON
1979 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON
1977 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON
1977 Galerie in der BlutGasse, Vienna, Austria
1976 St. Lawrence Centre, Toronto, ON
1975 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON
1974 Estée Gallery, Toronto, ON

Group Exhibits

2010    2 sculptures and 2 paintings shipped to Tallinn, Estonia, to take part in show at KUMU, the museum of art in Tallinn, as well as the museum in Tartu
2005    Painting, “portrait of a French woman” purchased by AGN, Art Gallery of Northumberland
2001 Sculptures of Frances Gage and Merike Lugus, Colborne Art Gallery, Colbonre, ON
2000 Memory of Nature, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON
1997 TIAS/97, ArtFocus Toronto Indoor Artists’ Juried Show, Toronto, ON
1997 Painting ‘Child with Six Aunts’ included in Big Sister Lottery Calendar across Canada
1995 Annual Juried Show, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON
1994 Annual Juried Show, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg, ON
1976-77 On View, Visual Arts Ontario
1976 Aviva Art Show, Hadassah-Wizo, Toronto, ON
1974 Stratford Art Show, Stratford, ON
1973 Stratford Art Show, Stratford, ON

Published Writing

Ophelia After Centuries of Trying (book of poetry), watershedBooks (Toronto: 1998)

4 Poems in Room of One’s Own, Summer-Fall 1996
4 Poems in Poetry Toronto,  Nov 1988
“Portrait of the Artist as Woman”, lead article in City Woman, Mar/Apr 1979.
Unpublished Writing
“Brush with Disorder” (essay on art)
short stories, novella, other poetry
Leaving Lake Surrender  (novel)

Public Readings

Fall/09     Meet at 66, Cobourg, ON
Fall/07     Meet at 66, Cobourg, ON
Jun/98 Java Man Cafe, Cobourg, ON
Jun/98 Idler Pub, Toronto, ON
Apr/98 Bamboo Club, Toronto, ON
Oct/97 Barnum House, Grafton, ON
Dec/96 Art Bar, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Aug/96 Art Bar, Czardas Restaurant, Toronto, ON
Jun/95 Victoria Inn, Gore’s Landing, ON
Mar/95 Art Bar, Matyas Cellar, Toronto, ON