GENERAL IDEA 1969-1994

BIOGRAPHY

intro solo exhibitions group exhibitions video exhibitions performances collections awards

Performances

2003


XXX rose, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, USA



1984


XXX bleu, Centre d'Art Contemporarin, Geneva, Switzerland



1982


P is for Poodle: The Milky Way from the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion:
O Kanada, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany The Music Gallery, Toronto, Canada


1981


The Honeymoon is Over, A Space, Toronto, Canada



1979


An Anatomy of Censorship, Body Politic Rally, Toronto, Canada;
De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Galerie Krinzinger, Innsbruck, Austria Galerie Lucio Amelio, Naples, Italy Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland Art '79, Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland Modern Art Gallery, Vienna, Austria I.C.C., Antwerp, Belgium Agora Studios, Maastricht, The Netherlands


1978


Glamour, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, United Kingdom
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol, United Kingdom Galeria Lucio Amelio, Naples, Italy Zona Galerie, Florence, Italy Galeria Laboratorio, Milan, Italy Art '78, Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland Towards an Audience Vocabulary, Fifth Network/Cinquième Réseau, Toronto, Canada
High Profile, CN Tower, Toronto, Canada



1977


Press Conference, The Western Front, Vancouver, Canada
Hot Property, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
Fleshed Out, St. Lawrence College, Kingston, Canada
The Ruins of the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion, Kingston, Canada
Glamour:
The Western Front, Vancouver Parachute Centre, Calgary 03 23 03, Montreal, Canada


1976


New York Gossip, A Space, Toronto, Canada
Glamour, Plug In, Winnipeg, Canada



1975


Glamour, Columbia University, New York, USA
Going thru the Motions, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada



1974


Art's Birthday/The Decca Dance (in collaboration with Lowell Darling, Willoughby Sharp, Image Bank, Glenn Lewis and the New York Corres Sponge Dance School of Vancouver, Dr. Brute and Lady Brute of Banal Beauty Inc. and the Western Front, the John Dowd Fan Club, Ace Space Co. and others), Elk's Building, Hollywood, USA
Blocking, The Western Front, Vancouver, Canada



1972


Humpty Dumpty, For Example, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada



1971


The 1971 Miss General Idea Pageant, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada



1970


A Frame of Mind (AA Bronson and Kati Hewko), Simon Fraser University and Vancouver School of Fine Arts, Vancouver, Canada
Gertrude Stein Memorial Events (AA Bronson), Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
Mantra/Naming Event, Nightingale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
What Happened, Festival of Underground Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto, Canada
The 1970 Miss General Idea Pageant, Festival of Underground Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto



1969


A Purse Snatching (Felix Partz) Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
Laundromat Special #1, Theatre Passe Muraille, Toronto, Canada
Laundromat Special #2 (on the streets of Toronto), Toronto, Canada
Match My Strike, Poor Alex Theatre, Toronto, Canada
Air Earth Fire Water Mantra, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada