Exhibitions

PUBLIC ART (Completed Projects)

  • "Cascade"
    Seolbong Park, Icheon, South Korea, 2006
  • "Rainbow of Music"
    International Biennial of Sculpture 2006 – Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina
  • "Evolution"
    Haliburton Sculpture Trail, Haliburton, 2005
  • "Time Out"
    International Stone Sculpture Symposium "Ventspils-2005" Ventspils, Latvia, 2005
  • "Elemental Balance"
    EMAAR International Art Symposium, Dubai UAE, 2005
  • "Cachet"
    Park Hyatt, Zurich, Switzerland, 2004
  • "By Definition"
    University of North Florida, Jacksonville, 2004
  • "Dancing Embers"
    EMAAR International Art Symposium, Dubai UAE, 2004
  • "Sound Vessel:Forest"
    Haliburton Sculpture Trail, Haliburton, 2003
  • "Tranquil Rejuvenation"
    Bloch Cancer Survivor Garden, Columbia, South Carolina, 2003
  • "Syrinx’s Harp"
    City Hall, Brampton, 2002
  • "Wavelenghts"
    Weimer Hall Addition for WUFT TV/FM, University of Florida at Gainesville, 2002
  • "Narrow Passage, Ageless Song"
    Okanagan/Thompson International Sculpture Symposium: Osooyos, British Columbia, 2002
  • Finalist
    Brookfield Bankers Hall Public Art Project, Calgary, Alberta, 2001
  • UNI Theatre Awards
    Commissioned to design and produce 10 trophies, 2001
  • "Full Sail"
    5th District Court of Appeals, Daytona Beach, Florida, 2001
  • Mississauga Arts Awards Trophy
    Winner of design competition and commissioned to produce 10 trophies per year from 2001 until 2005
  • "First class, thank you"
    Frank McKechnie Community Centre & Library, Mississauga, 2000
  • "Colours of the Wind"
    Broadacres Public School, Etobicoke, 1999
  • "Metal Music"
    Springbankarts Centre, Mississauga, 1998

    CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

  • No current exhibitions at this time.


    SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

        

  •   McMaster Innovation Park,  Art in the Workplace, Hamilton Ontario,  Aug 1 – Nov 13,  2013
  • “DUET”  Painting and Sculpture by Shirley Erskine & Don Dickson  Holcim Gallery , Milton Centre for the Arts,  September 26 – October 14 , 2012
  • SculptArt : Royal Botanical Gardens, curated by Abbozzo Gallery,  Burlington, May – October, 2008
  • International Sculpture Exhibition in Miyazaki Airport : Miyazaki, Japan, 2005
  • Mississauga Arts Awards: Celebrating Ten Years of Excellence 1994-2003 : Art Gallery of Mississauga, September 16 – October 31, 2004
  • Images from the Sea II : Two Rivers Gallery Sculpture Court, Prince George BC, October 17, 2003 – May 2, 2004
  • water : Group exhibition held in conjuction with "The Water Project" initiated by the Ontario Society of Artists, Abbozzo Gallery, 2003
  • All Terrain: Canadian Sculpture Centre, 2003
  • Think Big: An Exhibition of Public Art Project Maquettes , Springbankarts Centre, 2002
  • 50th Anniversary Exhibition: Colour and Form Society , Art Gallery of Mississauga, 2002
  • Sound Sensations: Chamber Music Society of Mississauga , Royal Bank Theatre, May 5, 2002  Collaboration with composers Ron Royer and Alexander Rapoport for sound sculpture, chamber musicians and children’s chorus.
  • Artfully Yours@Novotel Mississauga: Mississauaga Arts Award Winners Showcase, 2002
  • The Next Generation : New Members Exhibition, John B. Aird Gallery, 2002
  • 30th Anniversary Exhibition : Shidoni Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2001
  • Body of Sound and Mind: Solo Exhibition, Springbankarts Centre, 2001
  • Images from the Sea: Art Gallery of Mississauga Sculpture Court, October 2000 – April 2001
  • Toronto International Art Fair : Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 2000
  • Metamorphic: An Exploration of Change: Solo Exhibition Springbankarts Centre, 2000
  • Sound Sculpture: Grimsby Public Art Gallery, 2000
  • International Sound Symposium 2000: St. John’s, Newfoundland
  • JCC Fine Craft Festival: Cleveland, Ohio, 2000
  • Annual Members Exhibition: Sculptor’s Society of Canada, 2001, 2000
  • Annual Open Juried Exhibition: Society of Canadian Artists, 2000, 1999
  • Annual Juried Show: Art Gallery of Peel, 2000, 1999
  • Stop Motion Sculpture Exhibition: Clarica Centre, 2000, 1999
  • discovery@erotic: UNI Theatre, sound sculpture set design, 1999
  • Solo Exhibition: Visual Arts Mississauga, 1999
  • Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition: Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, 1999
  • Emerging Artist Exhibition: Sculptor’s Society of Canada, 1999
  • music 4 eye and ear: International Sound Sculpture Symposium , Toronto 1999
  • Annual Juried Show: Visual Arts Mississauga, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997
  • Annual Juried Show: Colour & Form Society, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

    AWARDS

  • PREMIO MULTICANAL
    International Biennial of Sculpture 2006 – Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina
  • FIRST PLACE
    International Stone Sculpture Symposium "Ventspils – 2005"
  • THIRD PRIZE, PUBLIC ART CATEGORY, 2005
    International Kinetic Art Competition
    Kinetic Art Organization
  • OUTSTANDING CREATIVE EXCELLENCE
    EMAAR International Art Symposium,2005
  • OUTSTANDING CREATIVE EXCELLENCE
    EMAAR International Art Symposium,2004
  • HONOURABLE MENTION, PUBLIC ART CATEGORY, 2003
    International Kinetic Art Competition
  • THIRD PRIZE, PUBLIC ART CATEGORY, 2002
    International Kinetic Art Competition
  • 2000 VISUAL ARTS AWARD
    Mississauga Arts Council
  • JUROR’S AWARD OF MERIT
    Scarborough Arts Council Annual Juried Art Show, 2000
  • ZIGFRIED JURSEVSKIS MEMORIAL AWARD FOR SCULPTURE
    Colour and Form Society, 1999
  • HONOURABLE MENTION
    Society of Canadian Artists 32nd Annual Open Juried Exhibition, 1999
  • FIRST PRIZE
    Colour and Form Society, 1998
  • HONOURABLE MENTION: SCULPTURE
    Visual Arts Mississauga 20th Annual Juried Show, 1997

    EDUCATION

  • Diploma: Jewellery Design, George Brown College
  • Diploma: Advanced Apprenticeship Program, Motor Vehicle Mechanic
  • Additional course: Advanced Welding Techniques, Centennial College