Curriculum Vitae

PROFESSIONAL EXHIBITIONS

  • 2016 – Monomania – In The Round, Group exhibition, Geary Lane, Toronto
  • 2016 – Tribute – Group exhibition, The Canadian Sculpture Centre, Toronto
  • 2014 – Toronto Art Expo, Featured Gallery: Al Green Gallery, Toronto Convention Centre
  • 2014 -Narcissism and the Self Portrait -Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY, USA
  • 2014 – Pluperfect – Group Exhibition, The Canadian Sculpture Centre, Toronto
  • 2014 – RetroContempro – 5 years 23 Artist,  Al Green Gallery, Toronto
  • 2013 – Configuration – Group Exhibition,  Al Green Gallery, Toronto 
  • 2012 – Off the Wall – Group exhibition, The Canadian Sculpture Centre, Toronto
  • 2011 – Allegro – Group exhibition, The Canadian Sculpture Centre, Toronto
  • 2011 – Out of My Head – Solo exhibition, The Al Green Gallery, Toronto, https://vimeo.com/22487683
  • 2010 – Beyond Sculpture – Group exhibition, The Al Green Gallery, Toronto
  • 2009 – Studio – Inaugural Group exhibition, The Al Green Gallery, Toronto
  • 2008 – Body & Soul –  Leonard E Shore Memorial Library Gallery, Thornbury, On.
  • 2008 – World Washi Summit – Toronto School of Art Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Toronto
  • 2008 – Surfaces, Ontario Society of Artist –  Juried Art Exhibition, John B. Aird Gallery,
    “Best in Show Award”, Toronto, ON
  • 2005 – Body of Work –  Solo exhibition, Al Green Sculpture Gallery, Toronto
  • 2000 – 2001 – West End Studio Tour, Group show, Toronto, ON
  • 2000 – Women’s Art Association – Juried exhibition, Toronto, ON
  • 1999 – Severed States –  Solo exhibition, Salon 177, Toronto, ON
  • 1996 – What’s Love Got To Do With It –  Solo exhibition, Salon 177, Toronto
  • 1993 – 200 Leaves: invitational show, – Partisan Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 1991 – New Compositions by Chikofsky – Solo exhibition, Salon 177, Toronto
  • 1990 – The Hat Show – Group show, Design Zone, Queen’s Quay, Toronto
  • 1990 – Body Ornamentation – Group show, Latchman Gallery, Stouffville, ON
  • 1986 – The Maker’s Eye – Group show, Harbourfront, Toronto, ON
  • 1984 – Celebration 84 –  Juried Show, Harbourfront / Touring Exhibition
  • 1983 – Chromaliving – Group show, the Colonnade, Toronto, ON

DESIGN COMMISSIONS

  • Designed & painted costumes for music video “Let it go” by Luba
  • Designed and painted fans for a Karl Lagerfeld perfume promotion
  • Designed and constructed props for movie “Head Office”
  • Designed, produced, and distributed African inspired jewelry across Canada
  • Designed and crafted hats for fashion designers: Linda Lundstom, Pat McDonagh,
    Daniel Storto, Valerie Knapp, Patric, and Welly

WORLD OF THREADS INTERVIEW: http://www.worldofthreadsfestival.com/artist_interviews/036_melanie_chikofsky.html