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

2019 Face to Face, Beaux-Arts des Amériques, Montreal, QC
2017 Heads, Centre d’art E.K. Voland, Montreal, QC
2015 Poetry Unspoken, BEAUX-ARTS DES AMÉRIQUES, Montreal, QC
Small Works, Arts Monaro, Montreal, QC
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