Etienne Zack

Canadian, living in Los Angeles.

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Those Lacking Imagination Take Refuge In Reality, The Esker Foundation, curator Naomi Potter, Calgary, Canada
Autofill Handbook, Etienne Zack, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2015
Etienne Zack, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Wilding and Cran Gallery, Unit B, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2014
Etienne Zack, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2013
Aforementioned, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2012
In Itself, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2011
BCC, Torrance Art Museum (sculpture patio), Torrance, California, USA
2010
Etienne Zack (catalogue), Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Non-Narrative Notes, Equinox Gallery 2, Vancouver, Canada
Autopia, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
NameMediumSizeYear (Untitled Circuit), Vancouver Cultural Olympiad, Vancouver, Canada
2008
Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Canada
Occulture, Art 45, Montréal, Canada
2007
Authorshop, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Art 45, Montréal, Canada
2006
According to This, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England, (two person exhibition)
Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Wrong Gallery Edition #125, curator: Babak Golkar Lobby Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2005
Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2004
Galería Marina Miranda (catalog), Madrid, Spain
2002
Superpositions, Annexe III, Galerie Trois Points, Montréal, Canada
Awry, Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Nothing Really Happens, Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2001
tropes, Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Contemporary Visions VII, Beers London, London England
Trepanier Baer Gallery, Calgary Canada
2016
The Meandering Line, Schneiderei, curator: Steven Tong and Bernadette Phan, Vienna, Austria
2015
“Oh Canada” (touring exhibition), curator: Denise Markonish, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada
"Etienne Zack", Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
“HERE NOW- Six Works by 6 LA Artists”, Wilding and Cran Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2014
Oh Canada (touring exhibition), curator: Denise Markonish, Confederation Centre for the Arts, Charlottetown, Canada
“Zach Harris-Etienne Zack”, Secret Recipe, Los Angeles, USA
Painted Past: A History of Canadian Painting from the Collection, curator: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Out of Site: New Acquisitions, curator: Stephanie Rebick, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Territoires Imaginés, Musée d’art contemporain des Laurentides, St-Jérôme, Canada
2013
Oh Canada (catalogue), curator: Denise Markonish (2014-2015 touring exhibition)
Corner Thru, Choi&Lager Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Storage Wars, 5490Projects - Beacon Arts Building, Los Angeles, USA
Soundtrack: Volume 1, Division Gallery, Montreal, Canada
Soundtrack: Volume 2, Division Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Territoires Imaginés, Collection Loto-Québec, Montreal, Canada
2012
Corner Thru, Union Gallery (catalogue), London, England
Oh Canada (catalogue), curator: Denise Markonish, MASS MoCA, North Adams, USA
Up the Walls, The Model, curator: Séamus Kealy, Sligo, Ireland
Vision Machine, Surrey Art Gallery, curator: Jordan Strom, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey,
Canada
Cut and Paste, Equinox Project Space, Vancouver, Canada
Dissolutions, René Blouin Gallery, Montréal, Canada
La Collection selon... Les Impatients, Collection Loto-Québec, Montreal, Canada
2011
Art from the Audain Collection: Shore, Forest and Beyond (catalogue), Vancouver Art
Gallery, curator: Ian Thom, Grant Arnold, Vancouver, Canada
Between the Cracks (Picturing the Fourth Dimension), Curator: David Elliott, Oboro,
Montreal, Canada
Art Toronto, Equinox Gallery, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Canada
Unreal, Vancouver Art Gallery, curator: Daina Augaitis, Vancouver, Canada
Some Paintings, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2010
It Is What It Is (catalogue), National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Toronto International Art Fair, (Equinox Gallery and Art 45), Toronto, Canada
2009
National Gallery of Canada, Permanent Collection Exhibition, Ottawa, Canada
2008
Rien ne se perd, rien ne se crée, tout se transforme (catalogue), The Quebec Triennal,
Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Toronto International Art Fair, (Equinox Gallery and Art 45), Toronto, Canada
Toronto International Art Fair, (Equinox Gallery), Toronto, Canada
2007
Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2006
Paint (catalogue), Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Frieze Art fair, (Thomas Dane Gallery), London, England
2005
In a Certain Place, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, USA
RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art,
Toronto, Canada
RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax,
Canada
RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Galerie Sussex Gallery, Ottawa,
Canada
AP4-ART, Geneva, Switzerland
No Place As Home: New Art From Vancouver, curator: Séamus Kealy, AP4-ART,
Geneva, Switzerland
No Place As Home: New Art From Vancouver, curator: Séamus Kealy, Projektraum
Viktor Bucher, Vienna, Austria
Living-it, Center A, curator: Sally Lee, Vancouver, Canada
Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Frieze Art Fair, (Thomas Dane Gallery), London, England
Toronto International Art Fair, (Equinox Gallery), Toronto, Canada
Turin Art Fair, (AP4-ART), Turin, Italy
MiArt 2005, (AP4-ART), Milan, Italy
Scope New York, (Artcore Gallery), New York, USA
Art Bologna, (Artcore Gallery), Bologna, Italy
2004
East International 2004 (catalogue), Norwich Gallery, Norwich, England, selectors:
Neo Rauch, Gerd Harry Lybke
Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
KBK Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
Futuribles: Las Américas, ARCO, Madrid, Spain, curator: Bruce Grenville
Disasteroids, INFEST, Video In, Vancouver, Canada
Art Basel, (Artcore Gallery), Miami Beach, USA
Toronto International Art Fair, (Equinox Gallery), Toronto, Canada
Art Cologne, (Artcore Gallery), Cologne, Germany
FIAC, (Artcore Gallery), Paris, France
Scope London, (Artcore Gallery), London, England
MACO, (Artcore Gallery), Mexico City, Mexico
MACO, (KBK Arte Contemporaneo), Mexico City, Mexico
2003
Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Art Basel, (Artcore Gallery), Miami Beach, USA
FIAC, (Artcore Gallery), Paris, France
Brussels Art Fair, (Artcore Gallery), Brussels, Belgium
2002
Génération Montréal Generation, Montréal, Canada
Failure, Belkin Satellite, Vancouve, Canada, curator: Séamus Kealy
Art Basel, (Artcore Gallery), Miami Beach, USA
Turin Art Fair, (Artcore Gallery), Turin, Italy
Art Cologne, (Artcore Gallery), Cologne, Germany
Toronto International Art Fair, (Third Avenue Gallery), Canada
Chicago Art Fair, (Artcore Gallery), Chicago, USA
2001
Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2000
Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
X-Pollination, Palace Session, Vancouver, Canada, curator:
Kelly Deck
Passage 1999-2000 (catalog), Centre d’Exposition de Rouyn-Noranda, Rouyn-
Noranda, Canada, curator: Jean Dumont
Location of Space, curator: Abigail Scholar, Antechamber Gallery, Regina, Canada
1999
Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Selected Bibliography (print)

2012 Mass MoCA (Exhibition Catalogue) , “Oh Canada”, curator: Denise Markonish, May 2012
2012 Artforum International, “Oh Canada”, Previews, by Kayla Guthrie, May 2012, p.154
2012 The Georgia Straight (Feature story), "Art Star: Etienne Zack hits home turf again", vol 46, #2312, April 12-19, 2012 by Robin Laurence
2010 National Gallery of Canada, "It Is What It Is: Recent Aquisitions of New Canadian Art" (Exhibition Catalogue, by Rhiannon Vogl, National Gallery of Canada, 2010, ABC Art Books Canada, p.152-153
2010 Museum of Contemporary Art of Montreal (Exhibition Catalogue), "Etienne Zack", by François Letourneux and Séamus Kealy, Museum of Contemporary Art of Montreal, Canada, ABC Art Books Canada, 86 pages
2010 Border Crossings, "Crossovers : Visual Arts- Etienne Zack", by James D. Campbell, volume 29, number 3, issue no.115, p.135-136
2010 The Georgia Straight, "Etienne Zack turns on the art machines with Autopia", March 25, 2010 by Robin Laurence
2010 Le Devoir, "Les musées, entre ombre et lumière", by Marie-Ève Charron, January 16, 2010, Arts Visuels
2010 Le Collectif, "Exposition : Etienne Zack", by Émilie Lagacé
March 22, 2010
2010 The Globe and Mail, "Etienne Zack", by Sarah Milroy, Saturday April 3, 2010
2010 Galleries West, "Etienne Zack, Autopia, Equinox Gallery, March3-31, 2010", Canada Exhibition Reviews
2010 Le Devoir, "L’atelier du peintre et ses visions fantasmatiques", by Marie-Ève Charron, Saturday and Sunday, February 14, 2010, De Visu, E6
2010 National Post, "Abstract Exposition", by Leah Sandals, Tuesday, February 9, 2010, Avenue : Questions and Artists, B7
2010 Métro, "Etienne Zack au MACM", by Marc-André Lemieux, February 12-14, 2010,
Culture, p.21
2010 Le Journal de Montréal, "Trois nouvelles expositions au musée d’art contemporain", by Dany Bouchard, Monday February 8, 2010, Arts et Spectacles, p.58
2010 La Presse, "Etienne Zack : Le peintre et son double", by Mario Cloutier, Saturday March 6, 2010, Arts et Spectacles, p.17
2010 Vie des Arts, "Etienne Zack : Vertigineux Abîmes", by Émilie Granjon, #218-Spring 2010, p.40-41
2009 OVNI Magazine 03, "La peinture est une technologie", Fall 2009, p. 2, p. 21-25,
p .72
2008 Carte Blanche, "Vol. 2: Painting", Magenta Foundation, 2008, p. 206-207
2008 Le Devoir, "Bravo les artistes: Remise de prix", by Jacque Grenier, Friday November 28, 2008, Week-End: Culture, B2
2008 Le Journal de Montréal, "La force créative de nos artistes", by Murielle Chatelier,
Saturday November 29, 2008, Art Visuels, p. 54
2008 Vie des Arts, "Prix Pierre-Ayot", no. 213, Winter 2008-2009, p.15
2008 Vie des Arts, "Nothing Is Lost, Nothing Is Created, Everything Is Transformed", by John K.Grande, no. 212, p. 8-9
2008 Montreal Mirror, "Epic, outstanding and creepy: Triennial and push", by Stacey DeWolfe, December 25-January 7, 2008, p. 56
2008 Canadian Art, "Object World", by Robin Laurence, Fall 2008, Vol. 25, no.3, p.114-117
2008 La Presse, "Suspense et mystère", by Jocelyne Lepage, Saturday May 31, 2008, Arts et spectacles: Arts visuels, p. 17
2008 The Globe and Mail, "Is Montreal the real capital of Canada?", by Sarah Milroy, Saturday May 31, 2008, Visual arts: Review, p. R5
2008 Vie des Arts, "L’art contemporain au service du public", by Bernard Lévy, no. 211,
Summer 2008, p. 76
2008 Vie des Arts, "Un air de légèreté", by Bernard Lévy, no. 211, Summer 2008, p. 79, 83
2008 Concordia Journal, "Concordia artists take the MAC", by Barbara Black, June 12, p. 12
2008 The Blackwood Gallery ( Exhibition Text), by Séamus Kealy, The Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Canada
2008 Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal (Exhibition Catalogue), ‘’Rien ne se perd, rien ne se crée, tout se transforme’’, The Quebec Triennial, , Montréal, Québec, Canada
2008 Página 12, Lilian Rodríguez, 06/10/08
2007 Radio-Canada TV, Capsule Culturelle, Le Téléjournal, 08/12/07
2007 Radio-Canada Radio, "Le pont des arts", interview by Yolène Mottet, 28/11/07
2007 Western Living, "Westerly: Western Artist Etienne Zack", by Jaqueline Moore, December 2007, p.13
2007 Art Le Sabord, Fall 2007, p.12-16
2007 Fashion Magazine, "Art and commerce", by Kevin Chong, October 2007, p. 128-133
2006 Vancouver Art Gallery (Exhibition Catalogue), “Paint”, Monika Szewczyk and Neil Campbell, Vancouver Art Gallery publication, Canada
2006 Prague Art future 2006 (Exhibition Catalogue), “Tina B”, Prague, Czech Republic
2006 Canadian Art, "In Review - Etienne Zack, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver", by Sean Alward, Fall 2006, p. 139
2006 Modern Painters, "View from Vancouver - Art and Lifestyle in Hollywood North Peripheral Visions", by Christopher Mooney, July-August 2006, p. 100-101
2006 Galleries West, "Etienne Zack - Junk and the Realm of Ideas", by Dylan Cree,
Fall/Winter 2006, p. 56-59
2006 The Vancouver Sun, "A cheerfully subversive artist", by Clint Burnham, Saturday, May 20, 2006, p.12
2006 The Georgia Straight, "Etienne Zack" by Robin Laurence, Vol. 40, No. 2003, May 11-18, p. 55
2005 The Georgia Straight, "Artists Exhibit Fresh Talent", Fall Arts Season Preview, Visual Arts, by Robin Laurence, Vol. 39, No. 1969, September 15-22
2005 Canadian Art, "Etienne Zack, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver", Rewind, Fall 2005, p. 154-155
2005 Border Crossings, "Etienne Zack Image Crusher", by Lee Henderson, p. 71-79, Issue No. 95
2005 Flash Art, "Etienne Zack", by Dion Kliner, p. 124, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 243, July-September
2004 Flash Art, "Mixed Paint: Survey of Contemporary Painters", p. 98, Vol. XXXVII, No. 239, November/December
2004 East International 2004 (Exhibition Catalogue), by Keith Wallace, Norwich School of Art
2004 Galería Marina Miranda (Exhibition Catalogue), "Overwhelming the Image", by Eugenio Castro

Awards/Grants

Long-Term Grants to Visual Artists - 2015
City of Montréal Pierre-Ayot Prize – 1st Prize 2008
RBC Painting Competition – 1st Prize 2005
Canada Council for the Arts – Project Grant 2010
Canada Council for the Arts – Project Grant 2002
Canada Council for the Arts – Travel Grant 2011
Canada Council for the Arts – Travel Grant 2005
Canada Council for the Arts – Travel Grant 2004
Brissenden Scholarship - 1999
Mary Catherine Gordon Memorial Scholarship - 1999

Selected Collections

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
The Model, Sligo, Ireland
Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
National Fine Arts Museum of Québec, Québec, Canada
Fine Arts Museum of Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Museum of Contemporary Art of Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, Canada
Glenbow Museum, Canada
Zabludowicz Collection, London, England
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Montréal, Canada
City of Montréal, Montréal, Canada
National Bank of Canada, Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Toronto Dominion Bank, Toronto, Canada
Bank of Montréal Collection, Montréal, Canada
Royal Bank Collection, Montréal-Toronto-Vancouver, Canada

Education

Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
College Saint-Laurent, Montréal, Canada