Tyler Durbano
tylerdurbano@gmail.com

Education
2018       MFA, Western University (expected)
2012       BFA, NSCAD University
2009       BA, Acadia University

Exhibitions (*solo or two-person)
2017        the last to go will see the first three go before. SATELLiTE Project Space, London, ON
                Sleight of Hands. ArtLab Gallery, London, ON
                You Can't Steal A Gift. SATELLiTE Project Space, London, ON
2016        Keepers. Forest City Gallery, London, ON   
                Off the HookArt Auction. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
2015        Best in SnowCampus Gallery, Georgian College, Barrie, ON
                Man Cave. Art in House, Barrie, ON*
                Off the Hook: Art Auction. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
                Community Art Showcase. Community Wholeness Centre, Barrie, ON*
                Life Stories. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON  
                Drift. First Floor Gallery, Barrie, ON*
                Benefactor Exhibition. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
2014        Getting to Zero. The Front Room Gallery, Barrie, ON
                Gift Sized Art Exhibition and Sale. Artworld Fine Art, Toronto, ON
                Off the Hook: Art Auction. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
                Schooled: The ART of Teaching Art. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON
                New Love. Gallery 111, Barrie, ON
2013        Off the Hook: Art Auction. MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON. 
                NSCAD Residency Closing Exhibition. Studio Gallery, New Glasgow, NS
                NSCAD University Graduate Exhibition. Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
                Inaugural Exhibition. Margaret George Gallery, New Glasgow, NS
                A Little Class Goes a Long Way. Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, NS
2012        Off-shoots: New Glasgow Residency Opener. Studio Gallery, New Glasgow, NS
                PRIME: NSCAD University Paint/Drawing Dept Show. Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS
2011        NSCAD University Paint/Drawing Dept Show. Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS

Awards & Residencies
2017        Travel Grant, Western University
2016-18   Western Graduate Research Scholarship
2012-13   NSCAD University/New Glasgow Community Studio Residency Program, Sept-Aug
2012        BMO 1st! Fine Art Award Nominee, Atlantic Canada

Art Festivals
2017         Graduate Visual Arts Open Studios & Conference: "Community," Western University. London, ON.
2014         Who New?! Barrie’s Downtown Community Art Crawl, The Front Room Gallery, Barrie, ON
2013         Art at Night, New Glasgow, NS

Public Talks & Work Experience
2017         Organizing Committee Member, Graduate Visual Arts Open Studios & Conference: "Community," Western University. London,
                 ON.
2016-17   Graduate Teaching Assistant, VAS1020 Foundation of Visual Arts (Professor: Tricia Johnson), Western University. London, ON.
2016         Guest Critic, Painting Ignition (Instructor: Scott Sawtell), Georgian College. Barrie, ON.
2015         Barrie Arts Council Committee Member. Barrie, ON.
2014-15   Instructor, MacLaren Art Centre. Barrie, ON
2014-15   Corporate and Community Relations Associate, MacLaren Art Centre. Barrie, ON.
2013-14   Barrie Arts and Culture Council Committee Member. Barrie, ON.
2013         Guest Speaker, Pictou Regional Library. New Glasgow, NS
                 Guest Speaker, Northumberland Regional High School. New Glasgow, NS
2010         Instructor, NSCAD University Extended Studies. Halifax, NS
2008-09   Instructor, Acadia University Art Gallery. Wolfville, NS

Publications
2013         NSCAD University Graduate Catalogue
2011         The Sandpiper Quarterly: Sierra Club Atlantic Canada Chapter - Online newsletter, Summer Issue
                 The Sandpiper Quarterly: Sierra Club Atlantic Canada Chapter - Online newsletter, Spring Issue
2007         ESTUARY: Acadia University’s Creative Arts Magazine
2006         ESTUARY: Acadia University’s Creative Arts Magazine

Bibliography
2017         Borland, Nicki. "Roll Call: What Does Community Mean to You?" London Fuse. London, ON. March 30, 2017.
                   Borland, Nicki. "Meet the Artists: Western's Open Studios 2017" London Fuse. London, ON. March 29, 2017.
2013         Harvie, Debbi. “…And That’s a Wrap: Artist in Residence Preparing...” The Advocate. Pictou, NS. July 24, 2013.
                   Coleman, Shawna. “Tyler Durbano Reflects on his Time in New Glasgow,” The News. New Glasgow, NS. July 5, 2013.
2012         Unknown. “NSCAD-New Glasgow Artists in Residence…” The Advocate. New Glasgow, NS. October 25, 2012.
                    Dickson, Kim. “NSCAD-New Glasgow Artists in Residence… on October 25,” New Glasgow, NS. Oct 10, 2012.
                    Mackenzie, Amy. “Drawing in an Audience,” The News. New Glasgow, NS. Sept 30, 2012.