Bio

Education:

1982-86  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
1986-89  Diploma in Graphic Design, obtained with honours, Dawson College, Montreal, QC

Solo Exhibitions:

2015 Recent Works, Artist’s Studio, Montreal, QC
2013  Recent Works, Artist’s Studio, Montreal, QC
2012  Recent Works, Artist’s Studio, Montreal, QC
2009  Recent Works, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2007  Recent Works, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2003  Recent Works, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC

Group Exhibitions:

2009  Art 2009, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2008  Palmbeach 3, West Palm Beach, FL
            Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2007  Palmbeach 3, West Palm Beach, FL
            Art 2007, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
            Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2006  Art 2006, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
            Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2005  Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
            Figura, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
            Chicago Contemporary and Classic, Chicago, IL
            Art 2005, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2004  Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
            Art 2004, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2003  Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
            Art 2003, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2002  Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
            Art2002, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
            The Human Figure, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2001  Made in Canada, Burke Gallery, State University of New York, Plattsburgh, NY
            Contemporary Still Life, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
2000  Group show, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC

Related Experience:

1989  Assistant to Françoise Sullivan for 1% project, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

Articles:

KOZINSKA, Dorota, “Donna Shvil, Into the Light”, Vie des Arts (English Edition), Montreal, no. 217, vol. LIII, winter 2009-2010, p. cover, 14-15
KOZINSKA, Dorota, “Donna Shvil, Light Falls”, Vie des Arts, Montreal, no. 193, vol. XLVIII, winter 2003-2004, p.86-87
STONEBERGER, Jacqueline, “MADE IN CANADA: Contemporary Art in Montréal”, Teaching Canada, Center for the Study of Canada, Plattsburgh State University, Vol 21, 2002 pp.52-54
CAUDILL, Robin, “The best of Canada at the Plattsburgh State Art Museum”, Plattsburgh Press-Republican,
Plattsburgh, NY, Nov. 29, 2001