North Vancouver, BC, Canada b. 1976

 

Education

 

Emily Carr University of Art & Design

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2017 — Hidden Valley, Monte Clark Gallery

2015 — Paper Forest, Monte Clark Gallery

2014 — Scenes from the Paper Forest, Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam BC

2011 — Colour Field, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2011 — Colour Field, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2009 — With Friends Like These… Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver BC

2009 — Karin Bubaš: Mystery and Melancholy in the Park, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2008 — Valley of the Heart’s Delight, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008 — A Short History of Subjects and Objects, Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris

2007 — Red, Blue and Yellow, Aperture Public Art Project, Vancouver Public Library

2007 — Studies in Landscape and Wardrobe, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2006 — Studies in Landscape and Wardrobe, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2004 — Ivy House, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2003 — Ivy House, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2002 — Exterior Studies at Night, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2001 — Leon’s Palace, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2000 — The Photo Tolles, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

1999 — Happy Friday Night, Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver

 

Selected Group Exhibitions


2020/21 — BIG Picture: Giant Photographs and Powerful Portfolios, Fitchburg Art Museum, MA
2020 — Where We Have Been, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey BC
2020 — The Big Picture, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg MA
2020 – Lineages and Land Bases, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC
2019 — The Poetics of Space, Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna BC
2019 — Dog Days, Polygon Gallery, North Vancouver BC
2018 — Vestige, West Vancouver Art Museum, Mar 21 – May 5
2018 — The Poetics of Space, Nanaimo Museum, Oct. 4 – Dec. 20
2018 — The Poetics of Space, Kamloops Art Gallery, April 7 – June 23

2017 — Coquitlam, Canada, Chapter 2, Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam BC

2017 — Pictures from Here, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2017 — Art School High, Gordon Smith Gallery, North Vancouver BC

2016 — Stare, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2016 — Material Girls, Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto, Scarborough ON

2015 — The Poetics of Space, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2015 — Material Girls, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina SK

2015 — Traces That Resemble Us, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2014 — Figure, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2013 — Capture Photo Festival, City Hall Skytrain Station, Vancouver BC

2012 — Emily Carr and the Theatre of Transcendence, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2011 — Raised on a Diet of Broken Biscuits, Or Gallery project at The Fair

2011 — Capture, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2010 — Visions of B.C.: A Landscape Manual, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2010 — Reality Check, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2010 — The Tree: From the Sublime to the Social, Kelowna Art Gallery, curated by Emmy Lee and Daina Augaitis, Kelowna BC

2010 — Les Battements, La Fabrique, Quebec

2010 — 360 Degrees – Festival of Contemporary Landscape Photography, Joliette, Quebec

2010 — Everything Everyday, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2009 — The Tree: From the Sublime to the Social, Kamloops Art Gallery, curated by Emmy Lee and Daina Augaitis, Kamloops BC

2009 — The Tree: From the Sublime to the Social, Evergreen Cultural Centre, curated by Emmy Lee and Daina Augaitis, Coquitlam BC

2009 — New Artist Editions, Wanted, Paris

2009 — Collections, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2009 — Staff Picks, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008 — Rapture and Ruin, The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008 — Everyday Iconic, The Drake Hotel, Toronto ON

2008 — Moodyville, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver BC

2008 — The Tree: From the Sublime to the Social, Vancouver Art Gallery, curated by Emmy Lee and Daina Augaitis, Vancouver BC

2008 — Portraits, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2007 — Artist’s Choice: Roy Arden Selects from the Collection, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2007 — Winter Salon, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2007 — Artist as Photographer, Artists for Kids Gallery, Vancouver BC

2007 — History, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2007 — Strange Identity, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2007 — Front and Back, Access Gallery Fundraiser, Vancouver BC

2006 — Home Theatre, Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby BC

2006 — Portrait of a Citizen, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC

2006 — Karin Bubas and Corri Tetz, Galerie Espace, Montreal QC

2006 — Karin Bubas and Helen Levitt, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2006 — In Your Face, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto ON

2005 — Park, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2005 — Decay: (n) (v), Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2005 — Real Pictures: Photographs From The Collection of Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft , Vancouver Art Gallery BC

2003 — Rotation, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2003 — About Time, Canadian Embassy, Washington DC

2002 — A Proposal for an Exhibition, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2002 — Anna Hunt/Karin Bubas, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto ON

2002 — Details, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

2001 — Vancouver Collects, Vancouver Art Gallery BC

2001 — The Power of Reflection, Liane and Danny Taran Gallery, Saidye Bronfman Centre for the Arts, Montreal QC

2001 — Proof 8, Gallery 44, Toronto ON

2000 — Image and Light – History and Influence, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver BC

2000 — SHOOT – A Covert Optimism in New Vancouver Art, Kenderdine Art Gallery

2000 — The University of Saskatchewan SK

2000 — Popular, Anodyne, Vancouver BC

2000 — La Couleur du Confort, Centre Culturel de Dorval, Dorval QC

2000 — La Couleur du Confort, Musee de la Ville de Lachine, Lachine QC

2000 — La Couleur du Confort, Hotel de Ville, Ville Saint-Pierre, Saint-Pierre QC

2000 — La Couleur du Confort, Bibliotheque publique de Cote Saint-Luc, Cote Saint-Luc QC

1999 — Bitume/Bitemen 99, View Finder, Brusseles, Belgium

1999 — after photography, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC curated by Roy Arden

1999 — La Couleur du Confort, (The Color of Comfort), La Galerie Vox, Montreal QC

1999 — Buenas Dias Mundial, De Vieashal Contemporary Art Centre, Middleburg, The Netherlands

1998 — Monument Valley, Or Gallery, Vancouver BC

1998 — Sunken Livingroom, Access Gallery, Vancouver BC

1997 — Eye Contact, Art Space Gallery, Seattle WA

1997 — Eclectamania, Access Gallery, Vancouver BC

1997 — Choices, Angelus Gallery, Winchester, England

 

 

 

Selected Bibliography        

 

2017 — Lederman, Marsha. “Emily Carr Sure, But Something New Too” Globe and Mail, June 1

2016 — Gold, Kerry. “The Highest Bidder” Walrus Magazine, May

2015 — Favero, Elizza. “Secluded Corner, Hirsute Bed, Doorless Entrance: Dwelling on the Vancouver Art Gallery’s ‘The Poetics of Space’” ARCADE, Issue 33.1 Spring

2015 — Mack, Adrien. “Film and art collide in amazing Traces That Resemble Us” Georgia Straight, November 16

2008 — Babin, Frederique. “Expo Nouvelles Photographiques dans la rubrique Photos”, Le Monde2, no. 241, September 27, p. 12

2008 — Baron, Armelle. “Maison d’artiste et parcours à la croisée du monde”, Magazine des Chirurgiens-Dentistes de France, October 9

2008 — Déborah-Jane Smadja. “Entre deux siècles”, DS féminin de société, November

2008 — Desrochers, Christine. “Le Document Photographique: Logique De La Seduction”, Etc Montreal, p.45-47, Issue #48

2008 — Dolfus, Ariane. “Centre culturels étrangers à Paris : Faites le tour du monde”, Paris Capitale, September

2008 — Fouchet, Jeanne. “Nature mélancolique de Karin Bubas”, Connaissance des Arts – Photo, November 2008 – February 2009, n° 18, p. 28

2008 — “Karin Bubas : A short history of subjects and objects” Photo Nouvelles, November/December p. 30-31

2008 — Lamarche, Bernard. “Chroniques du banal” Arts Visuels, les Samedi 25 et Dimanche 26

2008 — Lee, Emmy. “The Tree: From The Sublime To The Social”, exhibition companion, The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver

2008 — McManus, Kelly. “Moodyville” North Shore Outlook, North Vancouver, May 22

2008 — McPhee, Eric. “Picturing Moodyville as a State of Mind”, The North Shore News, North Vancouver, Friday May 2

2008 — Sandals, Leah. “Bricks and Motion”, The National Post, Toronto, p.28

2007 — Beyond Magazine, cover, p. 28-29, issue no. 15: Where We Are, February

2007 — Lafortune, Wes. “Photography Now, Western Canadian Artists To Watch” Galleries West Magazine, p.46-48, Spring

2007 — Langford, Martha. “Reflections on Reflection”, Paper, Scissors, Stone

2007 — Rosenblum, Lauren. “Karin Bubas, In Review” Canadian Art, p.144–146. Fall

2006 — Burnham, Clint. “How Hitchcock interacted with his actress” Westcoast Life, November 16-22, pg. D26

2006 — Burnham, Clint. “The banal lives side-by-side with the sublime” The Vancouver Sun, October

2006 — Enright, Robert. “Alfred Hitchcock Paints a Photograph”, Border Crossings Magazine, p.16-17 and artist’s project centerfold, p. 105-107, Fall

2006 — Foeste, Lisa. “Home Theatre Explores Domestic Space” The North Shore News, Friday October 20th

2006 — “Ivy House” Beyond Magazine, Spring

2006 — Magenta Magazine, p. 20-21, Volume 1, Number 3, Winter

2006 — Jeffries, Bill. “Home Theatre” exhibition companion, Simon Fraser University Gallery

2006 — Laurence, Robin. “Artists Eve Rooms With a View” The Georgia Straight, p.72, November 23-30

2006 — Roelstrate, Dieter. Intertidal: Vancouver Art and Artists, MuHKA/Belkin, exhibition catalogue

2006 — The Vancouver Review, cover and p.16 artist’s page, Spring

2005 — Sengara, Lorissa. Park, Monte Clark Gallery, Canadian Art, Winter, Vol. 22, No. 4 , page 95

2004 — Ghaznavi, Corinna. ‘’Ivy House” d’ART International Magazine, p. 40, Winter 2004/05

2004 — Ritchie, Christina. “Karin Bubas, Ivy House” C Magazine, Issue #80, Winter

2003 — Gold, Kerry “Inner Space Traveler” Vancouver Sun, November 15

2003 — Adbusters Magazine, p. 1, p. 6, Vol. 11, #11, Jan/Feb

2003 — Adbusters Magazine, p. 101, Vol. 11, #3 May/June

2003 — Adbusters Magazine, p. 9, Vol.10, #4, July/August

2003 — Cahier D’Activite, ‘’Exotic World’’, Spring/Summer, p. 12-17 (images), issue #1

2003 — Johnson, Mia. “Karin Bubas: Ivy House” Preview Gallery Guide, p. 6, November/December/January 2003/2004

2003 — Henderson, Lee. “Karin Bubas” Contemporary Magazine, Winter

2003 — Laurence, Robin. “Karin Bubaš” The Georgia Straight, Nov. 27

2003 — Sengara, Lorissa. “A Proposal for an Exhibition”, Canadian Art Magazine, p.105-106. Spring

2003 — “The Vancouver School” CBC Radio 3 online magazine, February 21-27

2002 — Beck, Claudia. “A Proposal For An Exhibition’’, exhibition companion, Monte Clark Gallery

2002 — Brayshaw, Christopher. ‘’Show Chock Full of Talent’’, The Georgia Straight, December 12-19, p. 72, 2002

2002 — Coupland, Doug. “Souvenir of Canada”, p. 64, 65, 92, 93, 100, 101, 121, 137, 144, published by Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver

2002 — Dault, Michael Gary. “Monumental twins belie their vulnerability”, The Globe and Mail, March

2002 — Dault, Michael Gary. “ Monumental twins belie their vulnerability”, The Globe and Mail, March

2002 — Hastings, Sascha. “ Hunt a Hit” Now Magazine, March, Vol.21, No.29

2002 — Scott, Michael. “Where We Are, What We’ve Seen” The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, BC, D5, December 19

2001 — Hill, Mary Francis. “Leon’s Place Peeks Behind Walls of a Desperate World”, The Westender, p.23, August 9-15

2001 — Coupland, Douglas. “Critical Mass,” The Globe and Mail, May 12, V1, V2

2001 — Dault, Michael Gary. “Proof 8 at Gallery 44”, The Globe and Mail, August

2001 — Mahovsky, Trevor, “Radical, Bureautic, Melancholic, Schizophrenic, Texts as Community” Canadian Art, p.54, Summer

2001 — Piitz, Brian, “Proof 8” exhibition companion, Gallery 44, Toronto, Canada, July

2001 — Langford, Martha. “The Power of Reflection”, Border Crossings, Vol. 20, No.2 (issue no.78), pgs.51-52

2000 — PREFIX PHOTO, Winter, vol.1, no. 2 (images)

2000 — Arden, Roy. “After photography”, Canadian Art, Winter, vol. 17, No. 4, pg 48-56

2000 — De Guzman, Paul. “Happy Friday Night”, Lola, p.78, Winter

2000 — Guhle, Shelly. “Popular” exhibition companion, Anodyne Gallery

1999 — Arden, Roy. after photography, exhibition companion, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver BC

1999 — Tremblay, Elene. “La Couleur du Confort”, Mois de la Photo a Montreal, catalogue, p.120- 131, Montreal, QC

1999 — Lehmann, Henry. “The World Turned Into A Picture”, The Gazette, J6, Saturday, September 18

1999 — Scott, Michael. “After Photography comes what? Photorealism gets a reality check.” The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, BC, May 8

1999 — Scott, Michael, “After Photography Late Night” Canadian Art, p.118-119, Fall

1999 — Scott, Michael. “Visual Arts 1999 (Year in Review)” The Vancouver Sun, C7, Tuesday December 27

1999 — Sheir, Reid. “After Images, Photography Stays Real At Monte Clark Gallery” Vancouver Magazine, p.28, May

1998 — Shier, Reid. “Monument Valley”, exhibition companion, Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC, November

 

Catalogues

 

2008 — Flash Forward, Emerging Photographers 2009, published by The Magenta Foundation, p. 24-25

2007 — Langford, Martha. Scissors, Paper, Stone. Expressions of Memory in Contemporary Photographic Art, p. 47-48, published by McGill-Queen’s University Press

2006 — Carte Blanche, Photography 1, published by The Magenta Foundation, p. 25, 2006

2005 — Real Pictures, The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver

2001 — Coupland, Doug. ‘’Souvenir of Canada”, p. 64, 65, 92, 93, 100, 101, 121, 137, 144, published by Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver

2000 — The Power of Reflection, Liane and Danny Taran Gallery, Saidye Bronfman Centre for the Arts, Montreal, Quebec, curated by Martha Langford

2000 — Shoot, Kenderdine Museum, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, curated by Tim Nowlin

1999 — Mois De La Photo, Vox Gallery, Montreal, Quebec, curated by Elene Tremblay

1999 — Buenas Dias Time, P.A.R.K. 4DTV and De Vleeshal Gallery, Middleburg, The Netherlands, curated by Fiona Bowie and Cindy Spence at the Western Front

 

Collections

 

Glenbow Museum, Calgary AB

Osler Hoskins and Harcourt, Ottawa ON

Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto ON

The Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver BC