Robert Young

BIOGRAPHY

1938 Born in Vancouver, BC, Canada

1962 University of British Columbia, B.A. Honours, Art History

1964 The City and Guilds of London School of Art, Certificate of Merit

1966 The Vancouver School of Art, Advance Diploma in Graphics

1982-1998 Associate Professor, University of British Columbia

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Odon Wagner Contemporary, Toronto, ON, Canada Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA, USA

2014 Gordon Smith Gallery of Canadian Art, 1982 North Vancouver, BC, Canada

2011 Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby, BC, Canada

2007 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2001 Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada

2000 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1998 Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada

1992 Simon Fraser University Teck Gallery

1987-1988 The Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada

1981 Gallery at Evergreen Cultural Centre Coquitlam, BC, Canada

1980, 2010 Winchester Modern, Victoria, BC, Canada

1978 2009 Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC,Canada

1977 2003 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1976 1994 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1975 Vancouver, BC, Canada

1974 1990 Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary, AB, Canada

1971 1989 The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1970 1984 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

TWO-OR-THREE-PERSON SHOWS

The Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr College of Art, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON, and Calgary, AB, Canada

Redfern Gallery, London, England

Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada Confederation Art Centre, Charlottetown, PEI,

Canada Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, BC, Canada

Art Gallery of Southern Alberta,

Lethbridge, AB, Canada

Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada Marlborough-Godard Gallery, Montreal, QC, Canada

Glenbow Alberta Institute, Calgary, AB, Canada Marlborough-Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON,

Canada Centre Culturel Canadien, Paris, France

Redfern Gallery, London, England

Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada Canada House, London, England

Redfern Gallery, London, England

Jaffa Gallery, Doncaster, England

1988 The Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr College of Art & Design. Vancouver, BC, Canada

1987 PS 122, New York, NY, USA

1985 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1979 Art Core, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Pumps, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1971 Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, England

1970 Kingston Art Gallery, Kingston-Upon-Thames, England Morley College Gallery, London, England

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Art Toronto, Odon Wagner Contemporary, Toronto, ON, Canada

The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2014 Art Toronto, Odon Wagner Contemporary, Toronto, ON, Canada

The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2012 Gordon Smith Gallery Of Canadian Art, North Vancouver, BC, Canada

2006 Printmakers at the Architectural Institute of BC, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC, Canada

2005 Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC, Canada

2001 Prints from Canada’s Pacific Province, Dublin, Ireland

2003 Artists For Kids Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, Canada

1998 University of Alberta Edmonton, AB, Canada

1996 Muttart Public Art Gallery, AB, Canada

1995 Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB, Canada

1994 Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1993 Malaspina Printmakers Annual Member’s Show, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Artropolis, Vancouver, BC, Canada Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1992 Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary, AB, Canada

Malaspina Printmakers Annual Members Show, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1991 20th International Graphic Art, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia Community Arts Council of Vancouver, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1990 Whatcom Museum of History of Art, Bellingham, WA, USA

1989 Muttart Art Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada

18th International of Graphic Art, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia

MacDonald Steward Art Centre and 9 other centres, 1987 through 1989

1988 Olympic Arts Festival, Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary, AB, Canada

1987 Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1986 The Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Pitt International Galleries, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1985 Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC, Canada

1984 Queensland Art Gallery, Australia .

1983 Malaspina Printmakers Annual Members’ Show, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

London Regional Art Gallery, London, ON, Canada

Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1982 Canada House, London, England

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada

1981 MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, ON, Canada Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, ON, Canada

Robson Square Media Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1980 Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary, University Art Gallery and Museum, University of Alberta, AB, Canada

1976-80 Malaspina Printmakers Annual Members Show, Vancouver, BC, Canada

1976 Vancouver Art Gallery, BC, Canada

1975 Saidye Bronfman Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada

1974 Redfern Gallery, London, England

Bradford Print Biennale, Bradford, England

1973 The First British International Drawing Biennale, Middlesborough, England

NOTABLE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Art Gallery of Ontario

Bank of Nova Scotia

Banff School of Fine Arts

Bell Canada

Beaverbrook Art Gallery

Burnaby Art Gallery

Canada Council Art Bank

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

City of Vancouver Collection

Confederation Art Centre

De Beers Consolidated Mines

Elton John Collection

Esso Resources

First City Finance Collection

Glenbow Alberta Institute

Imperial Oil Collection

London Borough of Camden

Mississauga Library

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

National Gallery of Canada

Nickle Arts Museum

Provincial Government of British Columbia

Simon Fraser University

Tate Gallery Collection

Toronto Dominion Bank

University of Alberta

University of British Columbia

University of Calgary

University of Guelph

University of Victoria

Vancouver Art Gallery

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Untitled

Watercolour and Collage

1990

25"x19"

$3,800

Sophie's Jug

Japanese Woodcut Print

1990

18"x18"

$1,000

Absolute Signal

Watercolour & Gouach on Paper

2002

65"x48"

$6,000

Liubochka's Jug

Japanese Woodcut Print

1991

18"x17"

$1000

Available Art Work for Purchasing

 

 

For enquiry, please contact the gallery at info@visualspace.ca or call 1 604 559 0576

 

Viewing is available by appointment at the gallery.

The Moon Rises

acrylic on linen

2017

66"x54"

$25,000

Booth Portal

egg tempera, acrylic & oil on oinen

2014

60"x48"

$25,000

study for "Shadow Play: Lurid Bride"

Watercolour & Pastel

2005

27.5"x20"

$3,800