Paul Robert Turner
Paul Robert Turner : Visual Artist
Education 2000

Michael John Angel Traditional Schools, Study of Classical Drawing and Painting


Ontario College of Art and Design, A.O.C.A.D. Drawing and Painting


OCAD Independent Study Program, Florence, Italy

  1993 Creative Arts County Program, Q.E.C.V.I, Kingston ON
Solo Exhibitions 2009

Autonomic, Wallspace Gallery, Ottawa


A Measurable But Limited Duration, XEXE Gallery, Toronto


Experts Are Standing By, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

  2000 Suspension, AWOL Gallery, Toronto
Selected Group Exhibitions 2004- 10

The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Philips
Square, Toronto ON

  2003- 10 The Square Foot Show, AWOL Gallery, Toronto ON

The Artist Project Toronto, Queen Elizabeth Building, Toronto ON

The Kingston Prize '09, Waddington’s Auction House, Toronto ON Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary AB


The Kingston Prize '09, Grand Theatre, Kingston ON Acadia University Gallery, Wolfville NS

Artist Project Toronto, The Liberty Grand, Toronto ON


Forget About the Big Picture Duo Exhibition with Dale Thompson, AWOL Gallery, Toronto ON

Inaugural Exhibition, Wallspace Gallery, Ottawa

AAF Contemporary Art Fair, AWOL Gallery,New York

AR&S Exhibition, Jean and Ross Fisher Gallery, Art Gallery of Hamilton

AGH Art Sale 2008, Art Gallery of Hamilton

The Artist Project, Liberty Grand, Toronto

The Best of 2007- First Canadian Place Gallery, Toronto


Bridge Art fair- AWOL Gallery, Miami

Toronto International Art Fair, XEXE Gallery, Toronto

Kingston Prize Portrait Competition, Fire hall Theatre, Gananoque

AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY


Foundations Designer Walk Gallery, Toronto

Something for everyone III XEXE Gallery, Toronto

Sleepwalker/daydreamer, The Manifold Project, XEXE Gallery group exhibition, Nuit Blanche, Toronto

AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY


Square Foot New York, Project Spaceman, Brooklyn, NY

The AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY

Something for Everyone, XEXE Gallery Toronto


Toronto International Art Fair, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

Worship, Ontario Artist Association annual juried exhibition, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto


7 Seconds, Kabat/Wrobel Gallery, Toronto


WhOLE, AWOL Collective 40-artist exhibition, Toronto

Battle Royale, Art System, Toronto

Open House, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

Standard, AWOL Collective, Toronto

It Ain’t No !%@&*! Picnic, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

Blindness, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

  1998 OCAD Drawing and Painting Thesis Exhibition, The Grange, Toronto
  1994/98 OCAD Open House Exhibition, Toronto

Arte Firenze, Vaughan Estate of Sunny Brook, Toronto

Allora…buh, buh, buh, Senza Parole, Junction Art Festival, Toronto

In Partenza, Open studio, Florence, Italy

Minestrone, Open studio, Florence, Italy

Related 1999 -present Co-Founding member of AWOL Collective, Gallery and Studios
Awards 2007

Viewers Choice Award, Kingston Prize Portrait Competition

    Honorable Mention, Painting/Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  2006 Production Grant -The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation
  2004 Lifetime Members Award, Ontario Artists Association, Worship exhibition
Press/reviews 2008

Interview- Treasure HD “Square Foot 2008”

Interview -Blog T.O. “Square Foot Prep” By Joseph Micheal

AAF Contemporary Art Fair media campaign: June 2008

CBC News - Young Toronto Artist …Kingston Prize Completion, Monday, October 29, 2007


Party, Party, Party. Toronto Star, 07/09/06

Media campaign - Affordable Art Fair 2006 New York, NY

  2004  Great Outdoors re. Toronto Outdoor art Exhibition. National Post 07/10/04, pg. TO1, TO6
  2002  WhOLE exhibition, Mix magazine Spring 2003 issue
  2002  Open House exhibition Lola Magazine, shot gun review by Rochelle Forsey, issue 12 pg.87
© Paul Robert Turner