MIKE BAYNE

Mike Bayne received an MFA from Concordia University and a BAH and BFA from Queen’s University. He has worked with MULHERIN in Toronto and New York since 2004 and has participated in a number of group exhibitions in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Vancouver, and Toronto. His work is in the collection of the Art Gallery of Ontario, The Nerman Museum, The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, the Wieland Collection and numerous prestigious private collections around the world. Mike was the recipient of the Kingston Prize for Portraiture in 2011, and had his work in a solo presentation at The Armory Show, 2012 in New York.

 

Mike Bayne, Friendly Fires, 2017, oil on panel, 16 x 24 inches

A Frame, 2017, oil on panel, 12 x 8 inches

Pink Strip, 2017, oil on panel, 12 x 8 inches

Figurine, Fence, Fowl, 2016, oil on panel, 8 x 12 inches

Post, 2016, oil on panel, 12 x 8 inches

Ice Cream, 2017, oil on panel, 6 x 4 inches

Red and Brown House,, 2016, oil on panel, 6 x 4 inches

Public Parking Pebbles, 2016, oil on panel, 7 x 5 inches

When Was it Last Changed, 2016, oil on panel, 7 x 5 inches

EDUCATION

2004 MFA Concordia University

2001 BFA Queen’s University

2001 BAH Queen’s University

 

EXHIBITION HISTORY

Solo Exhibitions

2015 Deadpan, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, New York

2013 Post, Structure, Sign, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2012 The Armory Fair, New York (solo presentation) with Katharine Mulherin

Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2011 Kingston Spring and Muffler, Mulherin/Pollard Gallery, New York

2011 Art Contemporary Los Angeles Fair (solo presentation) with Katharine

Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2010 Oil Paintings By Robert Ayre, Mulherin/Pollard Gallery, New York and

Katherine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2009 Days Road, February 2008, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects,

Toronto/ Volta NY, solo presentation

2008 Roadsides, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York

2006 Houses, Stripmalls, Fields and Factories, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary

Art Projects, Toronto

2005 Untitled, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2004 Two Rooms, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 The First Five, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston

2013 The Painting Project, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal

2013 Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston

2013 Soundtrack, Volume 1, Division Gallery, Montreal

2012 Watch This Space: Contemporary Art from the AGO Collection, Art Gallery

of Ontario, Toronto

2012 Unspecified Urban Space, RH Gallery, New York, New York

2011 The Canadian Portrait Competition (The Kingston Prize), Royal Ontario

Museum, Toronto

2011 Small Works, Couture Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden

2010 Observant, ISE Foundation Gallery, New York

2009 Conteneurs et Contenant, Galerie Roger Bellemare, Montreal

2009 Norman Rogers Winter, Harbourfront Centre Architecture Gallery, Toronto

2009 Upscale/Downsize, Bowling Green State University Art Gallery, Ohio

2008 Carte Blanche Painting Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art,

Toronto

2007 A House Is Not a Home, Caren Golden Gallery, New York

2007 New Paintings by New Painters, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago

2007 Wanted, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

2005 Realism, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver

2004 Breathing Room, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto

 

AWARDS

2013 Acadia Foundation Residency (with Richard Estes)

2011 Winner of The Kingston Prize (Canadian Portrait Competition)

2011 Canada Council for the Arts Emerging Artist Project Grant

2011 Ontario Arts Council Emerging Artist Project Grant

2005 Toronto Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant

2004 McConnell Graduate Scholarship, Concordia University

2001 Best Painting Award, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

1998 Shotton Scholarship, Queen’s University

 

SELECTED WRITING AND REVIEWS

2011 Armour, Nicole. Mike Bayne. Square2 Magazine, 2011, Issue 5.

2009 Enright, Robert. Detailesque. Border Crossings Magazine, Issue 110. June 2009.

2009 White, Murray. The Tiny World of Mike Bayne. www.thestar.blogs.com

March 13, 2009.

2009 Balzer, David. Eye Weekly. April 1, 2009.

2006 Rogerson, Stephanie. Painting Mimico. Now Magazine, October 19-26, 2006.

Vol 26 No 7.

2005 Dault, Gary Michael. Finding the Brushstrokes?. Gallery Going. Globe and Mail.

May 2005.