Canadian visual artist Tiko Kerr was born in Edmonton AB in 1953. He lives and works in Vancouver BC. His visceral paintings combine instinctive, figurative structure with abstracted, painterly gesture.

EXHIBITIONS

2019
  • Reframed, Gordon Smith Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, Canada
2018
  • Affinities, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • eRacism, Penticton Art Gallery, Penticton, BC, Canada
  • Legends of Utopia, SOMA Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2017
  • Muscle Memory (Group Show), Robinson Studios Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Mythic Proportions - The Politics of Seeing, SOMA Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2016
  • Body Language, SOMA Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2015
  • The Past is Personal, Robinson Studios Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Homeland Security, Miami Art Fair, Miami, Florida (READ MORE)
  • The Good Night Bird, Kaye Meek Theatre, West Vancouver, BC, Canada
2014
  • Lest We Forget, Foster Eastman Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2013
  • Art for Life CBC Studios, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2012
  • Vancouver Art Gallery, Art Rental and Sales Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Barrister’s Lounge, B.C. Law Courts Vancouver, BC, Canada
2011
  • Douglas College, New Westminster BC
2010
  • Lush Life, Winsor Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2009
  • You Are Here, Winsor Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2008
  • Hayden Beck Gallery, Whistler, BC
  • The Lazarus Tree, Windsor Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2007
  • Winsor Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2006
  • Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto, ON
2002
  • The Indomitable Spirit, Heffel Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Mourning Paintings, Heffel Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Perspectives: Meaning, Making & Medium, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC
2001
  • Artropolis 2001, CBC Television Studios, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1999
  • A Tribute To Jack Shadbolt, Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • New Work Heffel Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1997
  • Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC), Vancouver, BC, Canada
1996
  • Great Work, HSBC Bank, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • GM Place Inaugural Exhibition, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1995
  • New Work, Gallery Denise Roberge, Palm Springs, CA
1994
  • Privilege, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1993
  • Reconstructions, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1992
  • Tuscan Pictures, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1991
  • New Work Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1990
  • Water Spirit Paintings, Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancouver 1988, 1989, 1990
1989
  • Polyptychs, Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1988
  • Deck Chairs, Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancovuer BC
1987
  • Art To Stop AIDS, Robson Media Center, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1986
  • Mexican Pavillion, Expo 86, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1985
  • What It Takes To Be A Mountie, Australian Visual Arts Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
1981
  • Paintings From My Travels, Cynthia Mackenzie Gallery, Calgary, AB


COLLABORATIONS


2018
  • Marion Bridge (Set Design), Kaye Meek Theatre, West Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • The Gift of the Given, 4th Avenue Mural Project with Jay Senetchko, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2015
  • Chor Leoni (Advertising Campaign), Vancouver, BC, Canada
2008
  • Vivaldi's The Four Seasons (Painting in performance) with Ballet British Columbia and Alan Storey, Queen Elizabeth Theatre,Vancouver, BC, Canada
1997
  • Boy Wonder (Set Design) with Ballet British Columbia, Touchstone Theatre and Vancouver New Music, Queen Elizabeth Theatre,Vancouver, BC, Canada
1994
  • Three Visible Poems (Painting in performance) with Ballet British Columbia, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, BC, Canada and National Arts Centre, Ottawa, ON

COLLECTIONS


  • Beedie Group, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • CIBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler, BC, Canada
  • Harper Gray and Easton, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Intrawest, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Intrawest, Sandestin Fla, USA
  • Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
  • Mark James Group, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California, USA
  • Richmond Credit Union, Richmond, BC, Canada
  • Royal Bank of Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • S & P, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Springbank Development Corporation, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Sylvia Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Smart and Biggar, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Vancouver General Hospital Permanent Collection, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Vancity, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, BC, Canada

RESIDENCES


2015
  • Artists for Kids Summer Camp, Gordon Smith Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, Canada
2006
  • Artist in Residence, Brodsky Center for Innovative Print-making, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
1994-96
  • Artist in Residence, West End Community Center, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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