EDUCATION

1952   A.O.C.A., Ontario College of Art, Toronto, ON

1956   O.C.E., Ontario College of Education, Toronto, ON


AWARDS

2012    Ontario Arts Council

2002    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

2001    Laurentian Development Campaign - 2001 and Beyond

1999    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1993    Ontario Volunteer  Service Award

1992    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1991    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1990    West Parry Sound Board of Education Citizen’s Award - Outstanding Volunteer Contributions

1988    Canada Council Arts Grant A

1987    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1984    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1982 – 87    Ontario Arts Council – Artists in the Schools Grant: one each year

1979    Canada Council Arts Grant B

1978    Ontario Arts Council – Project Grant

1977    Canada Council Arts Grant B


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015    Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto, ON

2014    Galerie d’art du Temiskaming Art Gallery, Haileybury ON

2013    W.K.P Kennedy Gallery, North Bay ON

            Strawhouse Gallery, McKellar, ON

2012    Strawhouse Gallery, McKellar, ON

2011    Festival of the Sound, Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts, Parry Sound, ON

            Strawhouse Gallery, McKellar, ON

2010    Parry Sound Station Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

2009    Strawhouse Gallery. McKellar, ON

2008    Strawhouse Gallery, McKellar, ON

2007    Parry Sound Station Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

2002    Parry Sound Station Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

            W.K.P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay, ON

            Toronto Art Students League, Toronto, ON

2000    Gallery Lampton, Sarnia, ON

            Q Gallery, Magnetawan, ON

            Rene’s, South River, OnN

1999    La Galerie du Nouvel-Ontario, Sudbury, ON

1998    W.K.P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay, ON

1997    Loon Studios, Parry Sound, ON

           Artemis Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

1996   W.K.P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay, ON

1995   Timmins Museum & National Exhibition Centre, Timmins ON

           Durham Art Gallery, Durham, ON

1994   West Parry Sound District Museum, Parry Sound, ON

1992   Laurentian University Museum & Art Centre, Sudbury, ON

           Among Friends Gallery, Masset, Queen Charlotte Islands, BC

           Old Fire Hall Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

1991   Parry Sound Art Tour, Parry Sound, ON

1990   Tom Thompson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON

1989   Art Dialogue Gallery, Toronto, ON

           Temiskaming Art Gallery, Haileybury, ON

1988   W.K.P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay, ON

1987   Festival of the Sound, Parry Sound, ON

1986   Traveling Exhibition, Thunder Bay National Exhibition Centre for Indian Art, Thunder Bay, ON

           Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

           Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, ON

1985   Laurentian Museum and Arts Centre, Sudbury, ON

1984 – 87Art Tour, Education Centre, Parry Sound, ON

1981   Watercolours, Gallery One, Toronto, ON

1980   Time Tunnel Gallery, Windsor, ON

           Gallery One, Toronto, ON

1979   McDonald Gallery, Toronto, ON

           Gallery 327, Ottawa, ON

           Gallery One, Toronto, ON

1978   The Gallery, First Canadian Place, Toronto, ON

1977   Gallery One, Toronto, ON

1976   Gallery One, Toronto, ON

1973   Soundless Sound Structures, Picture Loan Gallery, Toronto, ON

1972   The University of Windsor, Windsor, ON

           Willistead Art Gallery, Windsor, ON

           Mushroom Gallery, Windsor, ON

           Gibson Gallery, Armhurstburg, ON

           Davis Gallery, London, ON


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013  Cantlos Fire Festival, Strawhouse Gallery, Parry Sound, ON

          100 Thousand Poets for Change, North Bay, ON

1995  Eight, The Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, ON

1994  Eight, Lampton Gallery, Sarnia, OnN

1993  Works from the Permanent Collection, Laurentian University Museum and Arts Centre, Sudbury, ON

          Elena and Bert Weir, William Beatty School, Parry Sound, ON

1992  Mask, Maclaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON

          5 Parry Sound Artists, West Parry Sound District Museum, Parry  Sound, ON

1990  Art Dialogue Gallery Artists, Toronto, ON

1989  Second Nature, Erindale College, Toronto, ON

1988  The Premier of Ontario’s Office, Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON

          Second Nature, Maclaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON

1983  Festival of the Sound, Parry Sound, Ontario

1982  Canadian Horizons: Paintings from the Canada Council, arranged by the University of Alaska

1981  La Galleria, Sudbury, ON

1979  Allsopp, Haines, Weir, - McDonald Gallery, Toronto, ON


COLLECTIONS

C.D.C. Oil and Gas, Calgary, AB

University of Windsor, Windsor, ON

St. Clair College, Windsor, ON

Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON

West Parry Sound Health Centre, Parry Sound, ON

Burrows Business Machines, Toronto, ON

Moore Corporation, Toronto, ON

Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, ON

Weir and Folds, Toronto, ON

Matheson Wilson Limited, Toronto, ON

Amberly Investments Management Limited, Toronto, ON

Laurentian University Museum and Arts Centre, Sudbury, ON

Art Gallery of Sudbury,  Sudbury, ON

Ontario Northland Railway, North Bay, ON

Irving Zucker Collection, Hamilton, ON

Mount Royal University,Calgary, AB

Rosenberg Collection, Toronto ON

Temiskaming Art Gallery, Haileybury, ON

West Parry Sound Board of Education, Parry Sound, ON

North Bay Court House, North Bay, ON

Ministry of Government Services, Sudbury, ON

Redpath Collection, North Bay, ON

W.K.P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay, ON

Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, On

Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement Board, Toronto, ON

S.K. and A. Strategic Communications Inc., Ottawa, ON

Peel Heritage Complex, Brampton, ON

Timmins Museum & National Exhibition Centre, Timmins, ON

The Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

Maclaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON

Parry Sound Station Gallery, ON

BERT WEIR

Canadian Artist 1925 - present

December Storm (001488)

1976, oil on canvas

Desmarais Collection, Laurentian University, Sudbury  

213.3.x.274.5 cms., diptych

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