The McMaster Museum of Art

    ECCLES, Ronald Kenneth
    Date: Canadian, born 1944
    RON ECCLES

    Education:
    1972: M.A. University of Iowa (printmaking)
    1970: B.A. University of Guelph
    1968: Restoration & Research Laboratory, National Gallery, Ottawa
    1967: Graduate, Ontario College of Art
    1961-1963: Doon School of Fine Art, (summer session), Doon, Ontario

    Solo & Two Person Shows

    2008: Oeno Gallery, Carrying Place, Ron Eccles, Sasha Rogers
    2006: Jane and Ron Eccles, Gallery 888, Toronto, Ontario
    2000: Polarity, Ron Eccles-Jane Eccles, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Cobourg , Ontario
    1999: Blackwood Gallery, Erindale College, University of Toronto, Mississauga
    1998: Hunter West Gallery ,Peterborough
    1992: Separate Spaces, Ron Eccles-Jane Eccles, Inniskillin Wines Gallery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
    1996: The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario
    1991: The Williamson House Gallery, Peterborough
    Two Person Show, The MAgic Image Gallery, Pickering Village, Ontario
    1990: The Robert Mc Laughlin Gallery, Oshawa
    1983: Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario
    1982: Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
    Art Gallery of Cobourg, Cobourg, Ontario
    1979: Whitby Arts Inc., Whitby, Ontario
    1977: Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario
    1975: Artspace, Peterborough, Ontario
    Nancy Poole's Studio, Toronto, Ontario
    1972: Fine Arts Building, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

    Awards

    2006: Ontario Arts Council Grant
    2000: Honourable Mention, The Time MAchine, Dupont Art Competition, Whitby Arts. Inc.
    1996: Honourable Mention, Dupont Arts Competition, The Station Gallery
    1995: Purchase Award, Paperbacked?Paperbound, Blackwood Gallery Erindale College, Mississauga, Ontario
    1993: Best In Show, Dupont's Art for Earth's Sake competiton, Whitby Arts Inc.
    Best drawing, Memebers Exhibition, Whitby Arts Inc.
    1982: Purchase Award, Ministry of Revenue Competition, Oshawa
    1981: Purchase Award, Bell Canada Art competition, Oshawa
    1979: Ontario Arts Council Grant
    1975: Ontario Arts Council Grant, Artists in the Schools
    1973: Canada Council Grant
    Purchase Award, Sir Sandford Fleming College, Peterborough
    1972: University of Iowa Foundation Fellowship
    1967: Ontario College of Art Travelling Scholarship (England)
    1966: Women's Art Association (Mary E. Dignam Scholarship) A.O.C.A.
    1965: Provincial Chapter I.O.D.E. Scholarship, A.O.C.A.
    1964: Reeves and Sons (Canada) Ltd., Scholarship, A.O.C.A.

    Selected group Exhibitions

    2003: Lasting Impressions, Seven Printmakers, VAC, Clarington
    2002: Cache, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, Ontario
    2000: The Time Machine, Dupont Juried Show, Whitby Arts Inc.
    Wake Up Dreaming, (Invitational) , The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario
    Material Support, Four Person Show (Invitational), Visual Arts Centre, Clarington
    Station Recollections: 30 in 2000, The Station Gallery, Whitby ,Ontario
    1999: Connections: Three Lawyers, A Curator and a Priest, The Station GAllery, Whitby, Ontario
    1996: Celebrating Excellence, Dupont Art Competition, The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario
    1995: Encore, The Station Gallery Revisited, Whitby Art Inc.
    Paperbacked/Paperbound, Juried show(Olga Korper), Blackwood Gallery, Erindale College, Mississauga, Ontario
    The Society of Canadian Artists Open Juried Show , Aird Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
    Landmarks, Time or Place, Dupont Juried Show, Whitby, ArtsInc.
    Whitby, Ontario
    1993: Art for Earth's Sake, Dupont Juried Show, Whitby Arts Inc., Whitby, Ontario
    Members' Exhibition, Whitby Arts Inc., Whitby, Ontario

    1992: Twenty Five Years in the Durham Region, The Robert Mc Laughlin Gallery, Oshawa
    1990: Twenty Fifth Anniversary Show, Fine Arts Graduates University of Guelph (Invitation), University of Guelph, Guelph, On
    The First Twenty Five Years Invitational Show, Whitby Arts Inc.
    1989 Shelley Lambe Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
    1988: Artist in the Durham Region(in the permanent collection) The Robert Mc Laughlin Gallery
    1985: 925 GAllery, Group Show, Whitby, Ontario
    1984: Remy Martin Canadian Art Show, Toronto, Ontario
    Taking Stock, Artspace, 1974-1984, Peterborough, Ontario
    1981: Viewpoint 29 x 9, Art Gallery of Hamilton,Travelling Exhibition, Hamilton, Ontario
    1977: Durham Regional Printmakers, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa Ontario
    Painting Now, Agnes Etherington Arts Centre, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
    1976: Exchange Show, Peterborough -St. Catherines Artist's Co-Op
    Invitational print Exhibition, Chelsea School of Art and Ontario College of Art
    Of Human Bondage, Travelling Exhibition, The Robert Mc Laughlin GAllery, Oshawa
    Artspace Steps Out, Travelling Exhibition, peterborough, Ontario
    Watercolours, Whitby Arts Inc.
    1975: Artipaction, Peterborough, Ontario
    Ten from Peterborough, Cobourg Art Gallery, Cobourg, Ontario
    1974: Entry, Juried Exhibition, The Robert Mc Laughlin Gallery
    1973: Young American Printmakers, Pratt Graphics Centre ,Travelling U.S.A.and England Young Americans graphic Artists
    Travelling Exhibition, Bayreuth Festival, Germany
    40th Canadian Society of Graphic Art, University of Western Ontario , LondonOn
    Sir Sandford Fleming Colleges, Invitational Juried Exhibition, Peterborough, On
    1972: I.P.G. Printmakers, University of Iowa Art Gallery, Iowa U.S.A.
    1971: Three Person Show, University of Guelph

    Selected Collections
    Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario Bell Canada, Oshawa, Ontario Blackwood Gallery, Erindale College, Mississauga Canada Council Art Bank Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids , Iowa C.H.E.X. TV Oshawa-Peterborough, Ontario Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario IBM, Toronto, Canada Ontario Ministry of Revenue, Oshawa Ontario Sir Sandford Fleming College, Peterborough, Ontario The Robert Mc Laughlin Gallery, Oshawa Ontario The Station Gallery, Whitby, Ontario University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA Trent University, peterborough, Ontario

    Related Positions

    2000: Guest printmaker Durham College, Oshawa
    1984-85: Guest lecturer and instructor, Glendon College, York University,, Toronto, Ontario
    1983: Guest lecturer, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario
    1982: Guest lecturer, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario 1979-80 Printmaking instructor, The Station Gallery, Whitby
    1974-78 Printmaking instructor, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario
    1973: Drawing instructor, University of Iowa, Iowa City Iowa, USA
    1970: Drawing Instructor, Universityof Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

    Source: Ron Eccles