BORN 1979 in Montreal, Quebec

 

EDUCATION

 

2009    MFA  Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, USA

2006    BFA  Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, BC, CANADA

 

RESIDENCIES AND AWARDS

 

2016    (upcoming)  Sculpture Space Residency, Sept 1-Nov 31, Utica, NY, 

2015    Obracadobra Artist Residency, Mar 1-31, Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca, MEXICO

2013    Artist in Residence, Elora Centre for the Arts, July 20-Sept 15, Elora, ON

2009    Chris Rose Graduate Fellowship, RISD, Providence, RI

2008    Chris Rose Graduate Fellowship, RISD, Providence, RI

2008    RISD Award of Excellence, Honorable Mention. Providence, RI

 

SOLO & TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

 

2013    These Things Are Tired, July 20-Sept 15, Minarovich Gallery, ECFTA, Elora, ON

2008    Animal: AnimusErin Perry and Amy Thompson. Curated by David Khang. Access Gallery, Vancouver, BC

 

 SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2015    (upcoming), 2nd annual 2015 Parachute Market, Los Angeles, CA

2015    #14, Archive Launch, The Museum of Longing and Failure, USF Verftet, Bergen, Norway

2014    50/50, UNIT PITT Projects, Vancouver, BC

2012    Danse Macabre, Strata Gallery, Elora, ON

2012    Spring Art Fair, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2012    Artcetera 2012, Elora Center for the Arts, Elora, ON

2011    The Free Church, The Museum of Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA

2010    #1, The Museum of Longing and Failure, Bergen, Norway

2010    Public Records, The Museum of Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA

2010    Fragments for the History of the Human Body, Gallery 37A, Portland, ME

2009    This Is a Show About Rock and Roll, Gelman Gallery, The RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2009    Zines, waitingroom, Tokyo, Japan

2009    Free Range, Work Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009    RISD 2009 MFA Thesis Show, Dunkin Donuts Convention Center, Providence, RI

2009    A Thin Veneer, The Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI

2009    Everything is Fine/The Market is Fine, 235 Westminster, Providence, RI

2009    One Nation (Under God?), The Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI

2009    We Kissed it, Cut it’s Flesh, Just That it’s Face Be More Kissable, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI

2008    Annual Juried Show, Pawtucket Arts Collaborative, Pawtucket, RI

2008    Dream, Minarovich Gallery, Elora, ON

2007    Fickle Hearts Grow Greener, Les Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2006     Artifacts from the Far Side of Sleep, arspace, San Francisco, CA

2006    Emily Carr Thesis Exhibition, ECUAD, Vancouver, BC

2006    Any Similarity is Purely Coincidental, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2005    Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, ON

2004    Insights Juried Art Show, Wellington County Museum, Elora, ON

2004    F.A.N. Juried Show, University of Guelph School of Fine Art and Music, Guelph, ON

 

NOTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 

Is This Routine, 2009, Drawing. Acquired by National Public Radio Headquarters, Washington, DC

Push Me Pull Me, 2009, Sculpture. Acquired by Jessie Shefrin, RISD Provost, Providence, RI

 

ARTIST TALKS / PANELS

 

2010    Same Difference, Minzu University, Beijing, China. May 5. Artist talk.

2009    Listening Critiques, RISD, Providence, RI. April 21. Panelist.

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013

     These Things Are Tired Exhibition Catalogue. Writings by Tarin Hughes, Susan Scarlata; PhD, Kat Hodges and Erin Perry.

     Published by The Elora Centre for the Arts. November 2013

2011    

    Public Fiction I, The Church Issue, PF Pub, ISBN: 978-0-615-49712-9 

    Published by Lauren Mackler and Public Fiction, in cooperation with Jeffrey Deitch. Summer, 2011

2009    

    Free Range, RISD MFA Exhibition Catalogue. Essay by Cheryl Kaplan. Sept, 2009

    RISD Graduate Show Embraces a New Austerity, The Providence Journal, by Bill Van Siclen. May, 2009. Featured excerpt

    The Day Of Tragic-Comic Controversy, Thesis Publication by Erin Perry. May 2009, acquired by RISD Fleet Library Special Collections

2008     

    Animot: Reflections on the works of Erin Perry and Amy Thompson, by David Khang

    Published by Access Gallery in conjunction with the Animal: Animus exhibition catalogue. July, 2008 

2006    

    Any Similarity is Purely Coincidental Exhibition Catalogue, by Chloe Lewis. April, 2006