contact: a.albrec@gmail.com

 

Education

2001-2005            Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Studio Arts.
Concordia University, Montreal, QC. Graduated with Honours.
 

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Amber Albrecht: Drawings. Burnaby Art Gallery Outreach Exhibition, Burnaby, BC.
2012 The Summer House. Open Studio Print Sales Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2010 Line Balance. Erin Stump Exhibitions at Katharine Mulherin, Toronto, ON.
2009 Demarcations. Galerie Division, Montreal, QC. Press Release.
 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012 Exquisite Corpse. GroundSwell Gallery, Denver, USA.
2011 La Biennale D'Estampe de Trois-Rivières. Trois-Rivières, QC.
  100 Euro Show. Wieden + Kennedy Gallery. Amsterdam.
2010 Exhibition. Frans Masereel Centre. Kasterlee, Belgium.
  Invented Memories: Works by Amber Albrecht and Amy A. Thompson. Côte Saint-Luc Library,
Montreal, QC.
2009 100 € Show. Hotel de Vil Galerie, Stuttgart, Germany.
  Selected New Works from the Print Sales Program, Featuring Amber Albrecht,
Lauren Nurse and Michelle Purchase.
Open Studio, Toronto, ON.
  Wish You Were Here, Postcards From Toronto. Gladstone Hotel, Curated by Katharine Mulherin,
Toronto, ON.
  The Emporium VS State of Mind. Emporium Gallery. Montreal, QC.
2008 Paper Trail. Board of Directors - Katharine Mulherin, Toronto, ON.
  Forest Gospel. Headquarters Gallery, Montreal, QC.
  Team Studio. Galerie Division, Montreal, QC.
2007 Graphzines et autres Publications D'Artistes. Bibliothèque et Archives Nationales du Québec,
Montreal, QC.
  The Magnificant Seven. Patrick Gordon, Ottawa, ON.
  The Drawing Exhibition. Arthouse, Calgary, AB.
  The Light Show. Headquarters Gallery, Montreal, QC.
2006 Little White Pony Show’ All Rides Free. Arthouse, Calgary, AB.
  Carte Blanche, Illumination Escapade: The Contemporary Illustrated Book.
Foreman Art Gallery, Lennoxville, QC.
  The Game Show. An online exhibit curated by Daniel Barrow.
2005 Sitting Ducks. Bumper Gallery, Montreal, QC.
  Tiger Love and Other Animal Stories. Nota Bene, Montreal, QC.
  Take-Off. Galèrie Circulaire, Montreal, QC.
  Small-Scale Reproduction. Galèrie Circulaire, Montreal, QC.
  Catch. Art Mur, Montreal, QC.
  Stay Warm. Atelier Frankfut, Frankfurt, Germany.
 

Art Fairs

2011 Papier 11. Galerie Division, Montreal, QC.
2010 Toronto International Art Fair. Galerie Division, Toronto, ON
2010 Papier 10. Galerie Division, Montreal, QC.
2009 Papier 09. Galerie Division, Montreal, QC.
 

Awards & Scholarships

2008 Printmaking, Best of Category. Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition.
2005 Campaign for the New Millennium Student Contribution Bursary.
Concordia University, Montreal, QC.
2004 Heinz Jordan Print Award. Concordia University Montreal, QC.
 

Residencies

2009 Frans Masereel Centre. Kasterlee, Belgium.
2006 Frans Masereel Centre. Kasterlee, Belgium.
2005 Atelier Circulaire. Montreal, QC.
 

Collections

2011 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
2011 Bank of Montreal, Institute of Learning. Toronto, ON.
2010 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
2009 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
2006 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
2005 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
  Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, ON.
2004 Bibliothèque Nationale, Collection Patrimoniale, Montreal, QC.
 

Commissions

2011 The Montreal Mirror. Cover, New Year's Party Issue.
  Annalemma Magazine. Cover and inside image.
  Ronald P. Frye Publishing. Cover for the chapbook "Mint & Willow" by Ruth Cleaves Hazelton for the Ryerson Poetry Chapbook Series.
2010 The Walrus. May Spot Illustrations.
2008 Blaurock Press. Illustration for the cover of the novella Made Up of Arias.
  The Acorn & Ohbijou. Seven inch cover artwork.
  Ascent Magazine. Full page black & white illustration.
  Blaurock Press. Illustration for the cover of the novella Swimming to Fatima.
  Reverie Sound Revue. Artwork for album cover and lyric sheets (self-titled).
  The Walrus. May black & white illustration.
  Blaurock Press. Illustration for the cover of the novella Autumn Hollow.
  Axial Theatre. Illustration and Design for the postcard invite: Tunnelling Through:
Glimpses from the In Between.
2007 Blaurock Press. Illustration for the cover of the novella Luggas Wood.
  Blaurock Press. Illustration for the cover of the novella Wave Mechanics.
  Design and drawing of the poster for Said the Gramophone's/Pop Montreal's Julie Doiron, Lily Frost, Christine Fellows and Ola Podrida show.
  Maissoneuve Magazine. Colour Illustration, Summer Issue.
  Illustrations for Touching Earth Made of Steel album: Occupational Hazards.
  The Walrus. February Colour Illustration.
  The Walrus. January Spot Illustration.
2006 The Walrus. October Outlook Illustrations.
  The Walrus. July Colour Illustration.
  The Walrus. June Spot Illustration.
  The Walrus. May Spot Illustration.
  The Walrus. April Spot Illustration.
 

Publications/Press

2012 Idyll. Petit Livres Series. Published 2012 by Drawn & Quarterly.
  Carousel Magazine. Issue 28.
2010 Sycamore Review. Issue 22.2 Cover and all inside images.
  Yearbook 2009. A book of prints, published by the Frans Masereel
Centre.
2009 Spirited Solo, Full page interview in the Montreal Mirror.
2008 La Liberte D’un Autre Temps, Cimaise n290.
  Group Therapy. The Montreal Mirror.
2007 The Great Escape, Interview in Worn Fashion Journal, Issue 5.
  Graphzines et Autres Publications D'Artistes, Bibliothèque et Archives Nationales du Québec.
ISBN 978-2-551-22999-4
  The Drawing Exhibition, Pandora Press.
2006 ‘Little White Pony Show’ All Rides Free Exhibition. Pandora Press.
  Illumination Escapade: Self-Guided Tour Booklet. Foreman Art Gallery of Bishop’s University/Galerie D’Art Foreman de l’Université Bishop’s. ISBN 0-97803664-2-5.
 

Related Activites

2012 Open Studio Print Sales Program (Ongoing). Toronto, ON.
  Montreal Timeraiser (artist).
2009 Unite With Art, artwork donation, Vancouver, BC.
2008 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Toronto, ON.
2007 YPF Yearbook, Guest Artist. Montreal, QC.
2006 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Toronto, ON.
2005 Bookmobile Project.Travelling Exhibition USA & Canada.
2005 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition.Toronto, ON.
     
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