Born 1984, Canada


Education

Yeates School of Graduate Studies, Ryerson University, Master of Digital Media 2016
Ontario College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts 2007


Screening

ELEVATION - DESIRE LINES, Nuit Blanche, Toronto 2017
SISYPHUS - In/Future Cinesphere, Toronto 2016
CONVERGENT EVOLUTION - The Banff Centre, Banff 2016
Otherworld - Tauranga Art Gallery, Tauranga 2016
FINAL FANTASY - Nuit Blanche, Drake Hotel, Toronto 2015
Penetrating Surfaces - The Austrian Film Museum, Vienna 2014
Postcards from the Future - Nuit Blanche, Drake Hotel, Toronto 2013
Frozen Cascades - Leap, Berlin 2011
Artpad SF - Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco 2011
ROJO nova - Museum of Images and Sound, Sao Paulo. Full Pull, Sweden 2010


Solo

HISTORY OF THE WORLD - Galerie Division, UBISOFT, Montréal 2017
SPOTLIGHT - Harbourfront Centre, Toronto 2016
HONEYMOON - Division Gallery, Toronto 2015
MYTH - Galerie Trois Points, Montréal 2014
Fan Fiction (w/ Brendan Tang) - Gallery Jones, Vancouver 2014
OUTWORLD - Angell gallery, Toronto 2013
Legendes Oubliees - Galerie Trois Points, Montréal 2012
Pulse Art Fair - Angell Gallery, New York 2011
Distant Secrets - Angell Gallery, Toronto 2011
Imperial Lands - ROJO artspace, Barcelona 2010
Spectral - Angell Gallery, Toronto 2010
Estates of the Splendorous & Secret - Anno Domini, San Jose 2010


Group

Simulation(s) - Mécènes du Sud, Montpellier 2017
12 Trees - Gardiner Museum, Toronto 2017
Felled Trees - Canada House, London 2017
Alternative Histories - Division Gallery, Toronto 2017
Ways of Something - The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. The Photographers' Gallery, London 2016
the real-fake.org.02 - Bronx Art Space, New York 2016
Small Stages: Still life from the Permanent Collection, Art Gallery of Surrey, Surrey 2016
YOU WONT BELIEVE (…) - Galerie Division, Montréal 2015
Lovechild - Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, Red Deer 2014
Porcelain: Breaking Tradition - Division Gallery, Toronto 2014
Unbound - Arvada Center, Arvada 2014
Mediated Landscapes - Elora Center for the Arts, Elora 2014
Glam North - Doris Mccarthy Gallery, UTSC, Toronto 2014
Curiosity - MASS MOCA, Massachusetts 2013
Live-Love-laugh: Field Trip Project - Roppongi Art Night, Grand Hyatt Tokyo, Tokyo 2013
The Future is Already Here - Art Gallery of Surrey, Surrey 2013
Summer Spirit - Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary 2013
Mirage - Plus Gallery, Denver 2013
Field Trip Project - Hiyori Art Center, Joshibi Art Museum, Enokojima Art Center, Japan 2012
Tree Project - McMichael Collection, Kleinburg 2012
Brave new worlds - Museum London, London 2012
New Landscape - Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph 2011
Hidden Mystery - Harbourfront Center, Toronto 2011
Real Fake - California State University, Sacramento / William Paterson University, New Jersey 2011
Another Universe - University of Waikato, Hamilton 2011
Empire of Dreams - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto 2010
Six Degrees of Separation - Claire Oliver, New York 2010


Collections

The Whitney Museum of American Art, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Royal Bank of Canada, TD Bank, BMO Financial Group


Lectures

Ontario College of Art and Design 2017
George Brown College 2017
Ryerson University 2017
University of Toronto 2015
FITC, Toronto 2014
Design Exchange 2014
University of Denver 2013
Art Gallery of Surrey 2013
Hiyori Art Center 2013
Digifest 2012
University of Waikato, Waikato Museum 2011
Pratt Institute 2011
William Patterson University 2011
Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art 2010


Bibliography

Interior Design, Volume 88 Number 10 August 2017
Canadian House & Home, Volume 39 Number 10 October 2017
Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905-2016, Whitney Museum of American Art, Chrissie Iles, Yale University Press, 2016
Research Methods for Digitising and Curating Data in the Digital Humanities, Matt Hayler, Gabriele Griffin, Edinburgh University Press, 2016
Collins Leah, Alex McLeod's wild fantasy landscapes, CBC, October 16 2015
Corsano Otino, All That Is Solid, MOMUS, October 7 2015
Beckett Mufson, If 'Skyrim' Were a Fine Art, It Might Look Like This, The Creators Project, September 2 2015
Murray Whyte, At the galleries: Alex McLeod,... Toronto Star, August 26 2015
Mallika Rao, The Kids are ALL-CAPS, The Huffington Post, April 8 2015
Beckett Mufson, Snow Falls Like Gems, The Creators Project, March 4 2015
Jessica N. Bloom, Alex McLeod Digital, Studio Beat, November 23 2014
Eric Clement, Alex McLeod et Vicky Sabourin: La Presse, September 13 2014
Kevin Holmes, Explore Psychedelic 3D Chambers, The Creators Project, August 20 2014
Yannick LeJacq, Psychedelic Art , kotaku, August 20 2014
Marina Galperina, ARTIST'S NOTEBOOK: ALEX MCLEOD, Animal New York, May 27 2014
Leigh Silver, The Funniest Artists to Follow on Twitter, Complex Magazine July 23 2013
Rea McNamara, An Artist Through the Mirror: Five "Selfies", ArtInfo, April 26 2013
Jared Leto, Alex McLeod’s Digital Landscapes, Notes from the Outernet, April 23 2013
Priscilla Frank, Uber Art-Savvy Tweeters to Follow in 2013, The Huffington Post, December 28 2012
Paddy Johnson, The 10 Best Exhibitions of 2012, The L magazine, December 17 2012
Whitney Kimball, This Weeks Must See Art Events, Art F city, November 14 2012
Sky Gooden, Alex McLeod Talks "Stoner Art" on the Eve of Montreal Solo Show, Artinfo, May 26 2012
Somewhere Over The Rainbows, idn, 2012
Hybrid Spaces From Another Universe, Art News New Zealand, 2011
Kevin Holmes, A Tech Q&A With Alex McLeod, The Creators Project, October 19 2011
Hyperrealistic 3d Lansdscapes, Computer Arts, October 2011
Kevin Holmes, Step Into A Kitsch Animated Wonderland, The Creators Project, September 20 2011
Cliff Kuang, Gorgeous Dioramas You Can Control With Your Mind, Fast Company, September 15 2011
Leah Sandals, Breathing New Life, National Post, May 21 2011
RM Vaughan, The Familiar Transformed Into The Mysterious, The Globe & Mail, May 6 2011
Canadian Press, TTC to Display Artists Work On Screens, CBC, April 25 2011
Alex McLeod's Dark and Whimsical Worlds, The Huffington Post, February 28 2011
Ten Artists First Time Buyers Should Invest In Now, Toronto Life, 2010
David Liss, Empire Of Dreams, Canadian Art, 2010
QBN, Alex McLeod, 2010
Peep Show: New Artists Exposed!, Canadian Art, August 27 2009
Michael De Feo and Alex McLeod from the Streets to Self-Portraiture, Canadian Art, August 20 2009
Murray Whyte, Manufactured Landscapes and Dark Transparency, Toronto Star, August 13 2009
3D Work of Alex McLeod, Kanye West blog, May 22 2009

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