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David Thauberger

   
Born 1948, Holdfast, Saskatchewan

2012 Saskatchewan Order of Merit
2012 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
2009 Lieutenant Governor's Saskatchewan Artist Award
2008 Named to the Order of Canada
1997 Member Royal Canadian Academy of Arts
1973 Master of Fine Arts, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana
1972 Master of Arts, California State University, Sacramento, California
1971 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK

Professional Experience

2015 MacKenzie Art Gallery, Acquisitions Committee

2004-2008 Executive of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO

2003-2011 President's Advisory Committee on Art, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

2002-2008 Board Member of the Canada Council for the Arts (Chair, Governance Committee 2006-08, Nominating Comm. 2005-08)

2002/1999 Member, Art Advisory Committee, Canada Council Art Bank

2002/2004 Board of Trustees, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK (Executive 1995-2000)

1998 International Sculpture Conference, Chicago, Illinois: "The Ghost of Grant Wood: Regionalism for our time", (Panel discussion including: Michael Hall, Carl Cheng, Paul Krainak, Lisa Stone, David Thauberger), "Main Street as Mainstream: Popular Culture and Art" (Panel discussion including: Lew Alquist, Mary Douglas, David Wilson, David Thauberger)

1997 "North by Midwest: A Charles Burchfield Symposium", Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio. "Why Burchfield Now?" (Panel discussion including: Michael Hall, Kenneth Ames, Martha Fleischman, Nanette Maciejeunes, Roald Nasgaard, Richard Wooten, David Thauberger).
UNICEF Greeting Card

1993 Canadian Art Odyssey, Kluane Expedition Member, Yukon Territory

Visiting Artist, Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI

1990 Visiting Artist, Burlington Cultural Centre, Burlington, Ontario

1987/1979 Travel in Europe (countries visited include England, Holland, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy)

1985/1983 Visual Arts Consultant, Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, Saskatchewan

1983 Visiting Artist, Banff School of Fine Arts, Banff, Alberta

1981 Curated and assembled the exhibition "Harvey McInnes" (catalogue), Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta

1979 Research assistant: "From the Heart", CBC Television Documentary series "Spectrum"

Research and article: "Making a Home out of Existence", ArtsCanada, issue 230/231, Prairie Folk Art (Oct/Nov pp. 1-14)

1978/74 Visual Arts Assistant, Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, Saskatchewan

1976 Conceived and assembled "Grass Roots Saskatchewan" exhibition (catalogue), Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, and provincial tour

1975 Instructor of Ceramics, Summer Session, University of Saskatchewan

Present/1974 Numerous lectures on Saskatchewan Folk Art across Canada

1973 Summer Session Instructor, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

1971 Taught Ceramics to pre-school children, Regina, Saskatchewan

1971/70 Student Assistant, Ceramics, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

1969 Taught Ceramics to high school students, Regina, Saskatchewan

1969/67 Taught Public School, Regina, Saskatchewan


Solo Exhibitions

2016 Road Trips & Other Diversions: David Thauberger, Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI (catalogue/reproductions)

2015

Road Trips & Other Diversions: David Thauberger, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta (catalogue/reproductions)

2015 Road Trips & Other Diversions: David Thauberger, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (catalogue/reproductions)

2015 The Prince George Paintings: David Thauberger, Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, BC, (catalogue/reproductions)

2015 New Work by David Thauberger,  Masters Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

2015 David Thauberger: Paintings and Prints, Slate Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2014 Road Trips & Other Diversions: David Thauberger, Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario (catalogue/reproductions)

2014 Road Trips & Other Diversions: David Thauberger, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and national tour (catalogue/reproductions)

2014 David Thauberger: Paintings and Prints, Darrell Bell Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

2014 David Thauberger: New Paintings, Loch Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

2012 David Thauberger: Recent Paintings, Winchester Galleries, Victoria, BC

2011 David Thauberger, Loch Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

2009 Winter Blues, Nouveau Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2008 David Thauberger Selected Work: 1992-2002, Winchester Galleries, Victoria, BC

2007 David Thauberger, Masters Gallery, Calgary, Albarta

2006 David Thauberger: New Works, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

Lands End... and Other Prospects: New Paintings by David Thauberger, Nouveau Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2004 David Thauberger: New Work, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

David Thauberger, Masters Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

2003 David Thauberger: Along Main Street, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2002 David Thauberger and the Art of the Genuine Simulation: The Moose Jaw Pictures, Moose Jaw Art Museum, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan (catalogue, reproduction)

2001 David Thauberger, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

2000 David Thauberger, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1998 David Thauberger, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

1997 David Thauberger, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

New Paintings, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC

1996 New Paintings, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

1994 David Thauberger Paintings, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Coast to Coast to Coast – New Paintings by David Thauberger, Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

1993 David Thauberger – Vancouver Paintings, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Tourist Trap – New Paintings, Paul Kuhn Fine Arts, Calgary, Alberta

1991 Small Business – New Work by David Thauberger, Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

David Thauberger – New Paintings, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC

1990 David Thauberger – New Paintings, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger – Prints 1978-1990, Divino Cafe/Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

1989 Ideal City New Paintings by David Thauberger, Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

David Thauberger
, Gallery 454, Winnipeg, Manitoba

1988 David Thauberger Paintings 1978-1988, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, touring exhibition (catalogue):

  Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland
  The Koffler Centre of the Arts, Toronto, Ontario
  Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
  Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
  Nickel Arts Museum, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

1987 David Thauberger, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger – Landscape Paintings
, Swift Current National Exhibition Centre, Swift Current, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

1986 David Thauberger – Recent Paintings, Woltjen/Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

1985 David Thauberger – Recent Paintings, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger – Recent Paintings, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

David Thauberger, Canada House Cultural Centre, London, England (Brochure, reproduction)

1984 David Thauberger Works on Paper, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger – Prints, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario (Brochure, reproduction)

1983 David Thauberger, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

Gems of the Yellowstone, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1983/1982 David Thauberger:   Prairie Paintings, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, touring exhibition (Catalogue, reproduction):

  Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta
  Confederation Centre Art Gallery and Museum, Charlottetown, PEI
  Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario

1982 David Thauberger, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

David Thauberger, Gallery Don Stewart, Montreal, Quebec

1981 David Thauberger, 49 th Parallel Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art, New York, New York, (Brochure, reproduction)

David Thauberger, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1980 David Thauberger, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta

1979 Prairie Pictures, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Tour (Catalogue)

1978 Kesik Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1977 Shoestring Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1975 Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1974 Art Department Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1973 Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

University Art Gallery, Missoula, Montana

1972 Jennifer Pauls Gallery, Sacramento, California

1971 David Thauberger, Visual Arts Department, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

David Thauberger, Memorial University, St John's, Newfoundland, (Brochure, reproduction)

Confederation Art Centre, Charlottetown, PEI

New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, New Brunswick

Heritage Museum, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick


Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Still Life Landscape, Art Gallery of Burlington, Burlington, Ontario (catalogue/ reproduction p.32.

2015 Water,  Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Alberta  (brochure/reproduction)

2014 3/3 – Timeless, Canadian Classic:  David Thauberger, Russell Yuristy, Jack Cowin,  Cube Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario

2014 The Collection: Contemporary Canadian Art at Seneca College, Seneca College of Applied Art & Technology, Toronto, Ontario,  (catalogue-pp 138,139)

2013 Mad Men: In Print, Slate Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Greatest Hits: The Juno Tour of Canadian Art, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Art in Full Dimension
, Slate Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewa


2012 The Gallery at Shaw Center, Graceland University, Lamoni Iowa

2011 25th Anniversary Show, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

Artists of Saskatchewan, Masters' Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

2010 Heavy Medal, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.

Building Pride: Saskatchewan Roughriders Centennial Exhibition, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (catalog, reproduction)

Snow Show, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, B.C

2009 Heavy Medal, Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

2008 Arena: the Art of Hockey, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia

2007 A Prairie Companion... Saskatchewan Art from AGNS Collection, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Familiar but Foreign
, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Snow Show
, University Club, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

2006 Blue Mousse and Velvet Bunnies, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia

2006/05 Regina Clay: Worlds in the Making, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, (Catalogue, reproduction)

  Museum London, London, Ontario,
  Burlington Art Centre, Burlington, Ontario
  MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

  Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna, BC

2006/04 Seeing is Believing, Organization of Saskatchewan Arts Councils Provincial tour (Brochure, reproduction)

2005 Chasing Amnesia, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Making Friends: The Role of Friends, Mentors & Patrons in the Development of Saskatchewan Art, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2004 That's My Wonderful Town, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

A Father's Day Exhibition, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

2003 Lodestar, Kenderdine Art Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

2003/02 Qu'Appelle: Tales of Two Valleys, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

2002 Hyper Space:   Lenticular Photographs, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Brochure, reproduction)

Variety Pack: Pop Art's Legacy in Canada
, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta (Catalogue, reproduction)

Deep Prairie, Susan Whitney Gallery in cooperation with Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, New York

2001 Their Own Backyard, (From the collections of the University of Lethbridge), Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta (Poster)

2000 Face Forward: Six Canadians Confront the Millennium, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta

Cluck!!! (Portraits of Prairie Poultry)
, University of Saskatchewan Library, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Canadian Surveys: Prairies
, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, BC and Edmonton, Alberta

Art of Our Century (Part II: Modern Art at Millennium's End)
, Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala, Florida

1999 Summer Exhibitions, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Regionalism Reconsidered
, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Brochure, reproduction)

1998 Prairie Sentinels, The Kenderdine Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (Brochure)

Soup to Nuts: Pop Art and its Legacy
, (From the collections of the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery) Cheney Cowles Museum, Spokane, Washington. Toured USA (Catalogue, reproduction)

In the Wilds: Canoeing and Canadian Art, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario (Catalogue pp. 43-45, rep. 45)

Twin Peaks, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Alberta

1997 Royal Canadian Academy of Arts: Prairie Region Exhibition, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba and MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

Earth Works: from SaskTel's Art Collection
, Saskatchewan touring exhibition

Mendel Open, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

North by Midwest: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio and Burchfield-Penny Art Centre, Buffalo, New York (Catalogue, rep. p.260)

1995 Ark, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art & Design, Calgary, Alberta

The Cowboy Show, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Still Life, Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

1994 Contemporary Canadian Works From The Collection of the Art Gallery, University of Lethbridge, Ford Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto, Ontario

Making and Meaning – Art & Craft in Saskatchewan
, Swift Current National Exhibition Centre, Swift Current, Saskatchewan (Brochure)

The Human Factor: Selections from the Canada Council Art Bank, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Alberta

Hidden Values: Western Canadian Corporations Collect
, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta (Catalogue, reproduction)

The Kluane Expedition, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon Territories

McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinburg, ON (Catalogue, reproduction)

Alumni Exhibition, Department of Visual Arts, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

1993 Seattle Art Fair, Seattle, Washington

The Print Show, Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Ontario


Obscured Horizon – Contemporary Landscape, Mississauga Civic Centre Gallery, Mississauga, Ontario (Brochure)

Constructed Environments
, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC

Reflecting Paradise, Canadian Participation EXPO 93, Taejon, Korea and South Korean Tour (Catalogue)

Commonwealth Games, Victoria, BC

1992 The Grand Western Canadian Screenshop – Printing, People and History, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario


Ukrainian Culture Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan


Chicago New Art Forms Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois

Canada, Our Home and Native Land: Living the Landscape, Canada Post Corp., Ottawa, Ontario (Nationally touring exhibition) (Catalogue, reproduction)


Legal Perspective: Works from the Collection of Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt, McMichael Gallery, Kleinburg, Ontario (Catalogue, reproduction)

35 Years of Collecting, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1991 International Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, California

Seattle International Art Fair, Seattle, Washington

Small Works, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Wild Things, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba

1990 Of Style and Steel, Via Rail Canada, Montreal, Quebec (Touring) (Catalogue, reproduction)

Opening Exhibition
, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

Summer Show, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1989 Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

The Mendel Art Gallery – Twenty Five Years of Collecting
, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Saskatoon Imagined: Art and Architecture in the Wonder City, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

Living Impressions – Contemporary Canadian Graphics, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario


1988 Canada Nouveau, Canadian High Commission and Liberty's Department Store, London, England

Recent Acquisitions
, Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1987 True North/Far West, University of the Pacific Gallery, Stockton, California (Catalogue, reproduction)

Print Shops of Canada
, MacDonald Stewart Art Gallery, Guelph, Ontario


International Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, California

Chicago International New Art Forms Exposition, Chicago, Illinois

Prairie Connections..., University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

The Pemberton Collection Exhibit, Western Canada Tour (Brochure)

Sport Art '87, Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1986 Culture's Nature, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

International Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, California

Saskatchewan: A Sense of Place, Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Brochure)

Double Takes, Saskatchewan Writers Guild, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Chicago International Art Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

Prints from the Permanent Collection of the Mendel Art Gallery, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1985 Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Red Cross Art Auction, Regina, Saskatchewan


Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

The Second Generation: Current Saskatchewan Painting, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)


1984 Do You Take This Seriously?, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta

Regina Collects, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)
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Images – New Representational Art, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan


1983 Prepaid Miniature Art Sale, London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario

The Garden, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

The Grand Western Canadian Screenshop: A Print Legend, Ukrainian Culture Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba (Catalogue, reproduction)

The Grand Western Canadian Screenshop: A Print Legend, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue)

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

High Tea, Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue)

New Perceptions: Landscapes, Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto, Ontario (Brochure)

1982 Printmakers '82, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario

Calgary Corporations Collect Realism, Muttart Gallery, Calgary, Alberta


Saskatchewan Open '82, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Works on Paper, Gallery Don Stewart, Toronto, Ontatio

Gallery Artists, Susan Whitney Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1981 Works from Art Bank, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Works from Art Bank, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1980 Contemporary Canadian Prints, Bijenkorf Department Store, Amsterdam, Holland

Works of Art from Art Bank, Algonquin College of Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario


Continental Clay Collection, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

Pluralities 1980, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario (Catalogue, reproduction)

Artists as Print Makers, Harbourfront Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

Saskatchewan Paper, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1978 Paper Tigers, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

1977 Juried Exhibition, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Art in Architecture, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1976 Joe Fafard/David Thauberger, Swift Current National Exhibition Centre, Swift Current, Saskatchewan (Poster)

Seven Ceramic Sculptors, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta (Brochure)

Messages from Southern Saskatchewan, Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Catalogue, reproduction)

Ceramic Sculpture, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue, reproduction)

1975 Ceramics West 75, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

1974 12th International Jury Art Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba

New Clay in Regina, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan (Catalogue)

Nine Out of Ten, Canadian Survey Exhibition, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario (Catalogue)

Western Canadian Painting – the Prairies, Saidye Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Quebec (Brochure)

1973 Prairie Sculpture, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

Ceramics International, Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Alberta (Catalogue)

1971 Northern California Arts, Jennifer Pauls Gallery, Sacramento, California

Regina Invitational, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan


Crafts – Festival Canada, National Arts Centre, Ottawa, Ontario

Faculty & Students from Regina, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

1970 Funk 3, Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC


Awards/Commissions

1998 Limited edition print for the University of Regina, Saskatchewan

1992 Canada Post Corporation, postage stamp design: Canada, Our Home and Native Land, (Saskaskatchewan) Canada Day

1988 Via Rail Canada – ParkCar 1988 – Mural Lounge

1987 Cineplex Odeon Corporation mural (Cloverleaf Mall). Richmond, Virginia

Saskatchewan Housing Corporation – limited edition print

UNICEF greeting card design

1986 Toronto Dominion Bank – limited edition print (Peppermint House/Chocolate House)

Sask Expo '86 Committee – design for exterior photographic mural

Saskatchewan '86 Pavilion, Vancouver, British Columbia

1985 Sask. Heritage '86 Art Exhibition commission (Collection of Saskatchewan Arts Board)

Molson Breweries Bicentennial Commission (Calendar Produced)

1982 Canada Post Corporation – Postage stamp design: Regina Centennial 1881-1981, Canada Day

1981 Award for most creative bathtub in the annual Pile O' Bones Day Bathtub Race, Regina, Saskatchewan

1980 Limited edition print for the 75th anniversary of the Province of Saskatchewan Vision 80 (Pasture Print)

1978 Cover: Grain Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 3

1977 Canada Council Art Bank Commission – limited edition print with Grand Western Canadian Screenshop, Winnipeg, Manitoba (Velvet Bunnies)

1973 Medal, Ceramics International, Calgary, Alberta (for sculpture Hero)


Book Covers

2013 Cover: Canoe Nation: Nature, Race and the Making of a Canadian Icon, by Bruce Erickson, UBC Press

2010 Cover: An Anthology of Canadian Literaturein English, 3rd Edition, Donna Bennett, Russell Brown Editors, Oxford University Press

2008 Cover: West of Eden: Essays on Canadian Prairie Literature, Sue Sorenson Ed., CMU Press

2000 Cover: Words of my Roaring, by Robert Kroetsch, University of Albert Press

1994

Cover: Local Colour: Writers Discovering Canada, Carol Martin Ed., Douglas & McIntyre

Cover: Street of Dreams, by Gary Hyland, Coteau Books

Cover: A North American Education, by Clarke Blaise, General Publishing Co.New Press Canadian Classics

1989 Cover: From the Belly of a Flying Whale, by Byrna Barclay, Douglas & McIntyre

1983 Cover: The Blue Pools of Paradise, by Mick Burns, Coteau Books

1979 Cover: Peckertracks, by Stan Dragland, Coach House Press


Publications/Reviews

2016 Graney, Emma, The (Almost) Accidental Tourist (feature), Regina LeaderPost, January 29, 2016

2015 Fawcett, Brian,   Who is David Thauberger: THE PRINCE GEORGE PAINTINGS (exhibition catalogue essay pp 13-48/ reproductions)

2015 Harris, George   Introduction:THE PRINCE GEORGE PAINTINGS (exhibition catalogue essay pp7-9)

2015 Peebles, Frank   Brush of the Beholder: Exhibition Offers Iconic Outsider’s View of P.G. (feature) Prince George Citizen, May 8, 2015

2015 Seiberling, Irene, The Road to Art (feature), Regina LeaderPost, August 7, 2015

2015 ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: DAVID THAUBERGER, presentations and discussion, May 2, 2015 with Sandra Fraser, Michael Hall, Andrew Kear, Timothy Long,  Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina Sask

2015 ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: DAVID THAUBERGER, presentations and discussion, Oct 2015 with Bernard Flaman, Donna Livingstone, Peter White

2014 Bessai, Margaret, Collecting and Community: the Art of David Thauberger, Galleries West, vol. 13, no. 2, summer 2014, (pp 40-43/reproductions)

2014 Bovey, Patricia, “THE PRINTS: Inventive – Collaborative – Experimental – Social”, ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, (exhibition catalogue essay pp 136-159/reproductions)

2014 DeKay, William,   “Artist’s Paintings Take Viewer on Prairie Road Trip” (feature), THE WESTERN PRODUCER, May 15, 2014

2014 Enright, Robert,   Iconographer of the Local: A Conversation with David Thauberger”, BORDER CROSSINGS, vol.33, no.3, issue# 131, (pp96-104/ reproductions)

2014 Fraser, Sandra, “PRAIRIE PHANTASMAGORIA: Traversing the Career of David Thauberger”,  ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, (exhibition catalogue essay pp 12-39/ reproductions)

2014 Fraser, Ted,   “Funland: The Prince Edward Islaand Residency”, ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, (exhibition catalogue essay, pp160-175 /reproductions)

2014 Gessel, Paul,  “ARTFUL BLOGGER: Saskatchewan’s Favourite Artists come to Ottawa’s CUBE Gallery”, OTTAWA MAGAZINE (feature March 28, 2014)

2014 Kear, Andrew,   “Dream Home with Some Acid Rain: an Ambivalent Regionalism”, ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, (exhibition catalogue essay, pp118-135/ reproductions)

2014 Long, Timothy,   “Cabbage Rolls and Perogies for Hedgehogs: The Origins of David Thauberger’s Insider-Outsider Art Collection”, ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, ((exhibition catalogue essay pp 40-65/reproductions

2014 Sobowale, Julie,  “Pioneer of the Prairies: Seeing Western Life Through David Thauberger’s Eyes”, MAGAZINE/ National Gallery of Canada (feature May 2, 2014)

2014 White, Peter   “David Thauberger’s Saskatchewan Paintings: An Historical Perspective”, ROAD TRIPS & OTHER DIVERSIONS: David Thauberger, (exhibition catalogue essay pp 66-88/ reproductions)

2012 Reid, Dennis, A Concise History of Canadian Painting, 3rd Edition, Oxford University Press, pp. 345, 422-426

2007 O'Brian, J. and White, P. "Beyond Wilderness: The Group of 7", Canadian Identity and Contemporary Art, McGill-Queen's

Newlands, Anne. Canadian Paintings, Prints & Drawings from the 18th to the 21st Century. Firefly Books Ltd. Essay p.316, rep. 317

2006 Beug, L. Campbell, A. and Mah, J. (Editors). Regina's Secret Spaces... Love and Lore of Local Geography. Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina, text and reproductions pp. 97, 122, 123

2005 Long, T. et al. Regina Clay: Worlds in the Making: exhibition catalogue and brochure, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, catalogue essays and reproductions.

Sowiak, C. The Encyclopaedia of Saskatchewan: A Living Legacy. Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina, essay and reproduction p. 932

2003 Miller, Heather. Primary Documents of 20th Century Canada: The Visual Arts. Canadian Heritage Collection; pp 40-43, reproduction p. 42.

2002 Hall, Michael D. David Thauberger and the Art of the Genuine Simulation. Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 5-15, reproductions.

Anderson, Jack. An Interrogation of Nostalgia – David Thauberger: The Moose Jaw Pictures. Regina Leader Post, December 19.

Anderson, Jack. Hyperspace – Lenticular Photographs, Exhibition catalogue essay: reproductions.

2001 Kellog, Alan. "David Thauberger: Realism rooted in the Prairie Soil", Edmonton Journal, April 10.

2000 Robertson, Sheila. "Clucks". Western People #1032 (February 24, 2000): pp. 4-5, reproduction.

Anderson, Jack. "Artist's Paintings Look into his Past". Regina LeaderPost, October 19.

Newlands, Anne. Canadian Art From its Beginnings to 2000. Firefly Books Ltd.: essay & reproduction p. 303.

1998 Wylie, Liz. In the Wilds – Canoeing and Canadian Art, Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 43-44, reproduction p. 45.

Kellog, Alan. "Thauberger sees us as we like to see Ourselves". Edmonton Journal, May 2.

Spalding, Jeffery. Soup to Nuts: Pop Art and Its Legacy, Exhibition catalogue essay.

1997 Murray, Joan. Home Truths – A Celebration of Family Life by Canada's Best Loved Painters. Key Porter Books Ltd., 1997; p. 32, reproduction p. 32.

Sprachman, Carol, et al. Significant Treasures – A Guide to Significant Treasures Awaiting You in Canada's Museums. Canadian Federation of Friends of Museums, 1997; p. 198.


Kurtz, John and Monica. Treasured Moments. 1997; p. 47; reproduction p. 154.

DeGrow, D. The Royal Canadian Academy of Art: Prairie Region Exhibition, Exhibition catalogue essay: reproduction.

Hall, M. & Maciejunes, N. The Paintings of Charles Burchfield – North by Northwest: On the Middle Border, Charles Burchfield Re-Visited, Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 13-22; reproduction p. 260. Harvey N. Abrams Inc. in association with the Columbus Museum of Art.

1996 Wylie, Liz. "Canoeing and Canadian Art", Queen's Quarterly, 103/3 (Fall 1996) pp. 615-627, reproductions p. 624.

1994 Swain, Robert. Hidden Values – Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections, Douglas & McIntyre, 1994; pp. 31, 32; reproduction p. 56.

Newman, Marketa, Biographical Dictionary of Saskatchewan Artists: Men Artists, Fifth House Publishers, pp. 254-258

1993 Spalding, Jeffrey. Reflecting Paradise, Exhibition catalogue essay: p. 40, reproduction p. 43.

1992 Davis, Angela E. Printmaking and the Grand Western Screenshop: 1950-1987, Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 37-43, reproduction.

Blodgett, J, & Zuck, T. Legal Perspective: Selected Works from the Collection of Osler Hoskin & Harcourt, Exhibition catalogue essay: reproduction p. 24.

1991 Bowen, Lisa Balfour. Home on the Prairies, (feature) Toronto Sun; December 1.

Dempsey, Hugh A. Treasures of the Glenbow Museum, Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1991; pp. 122-124, reproduction p.124.

1990 Genereux, Linda. Saskatchewan Funk, Canadian House and Home, (May), pp. 50-53 reproduction p. 50. Reprinted in Canadian Medical Association Magazine.

Riddell, W.A., Richmond, C. and Long, T. The MacKenzie Gallery – Norman MacKenzie's Legacy. Published by MacKenzie Art Gallery c. 1990, pp. 55, 58, reproduction p. 93.

1989 Mays, John Bentley; "David Thauberger's Cheek Now Feels More Like Chic", (review), The Globe and Mail, (April 12).

Lamar, Anne. "A Compelling Reflection of Contemporary Standards", (review), Sunday Express, St. John's, Newfoundland, (January 29).

Hicks, Philip; "David Thauberger: Refreshingly Different", (review), Evening Telegram , St. John's, Newfoundland, (January 21).

Teitelbaum, Matthew; "Returning Home: Regina, Emma Lake and the Close of the 60's", The Flat Side of the Landscape: Emma Lake Artist's Workshops , Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 51-60, reproduction p. 57

Ring, Dan. "David Thauberger: The Ideal Tourist", Saskatchewan Imagined: Art and Architecture in the Wonder City , Exhibition catalogue essay: p. 55, reproduction p. 54.

Bowen, Lisa Balfour. "All that Glitters", (Feature), Toronto Sun, (March 5).

1988 White, Peter. "David Thauberger's Paintings: Popular Myths/Cultural Realities", David Thauberger Paintings: 1978-1988, Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 27-56, reproduction.

Tousley, Nancy. "Putting Things in Place: David Thauberger's Vernacular Style", David Thauberger Paintings: 1978-1988 , Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 7-25, reproduction.

1987 White, Peter. David Thauberger Landscape Paintings, Exhibition brochure essay: reproduction.

McConnell, Clyde. True North/Far West , Exhibition catalogue essay: reproductions pp. 16-17.

Tousley, Nancy: "Culture's Nature – Landscape in the Work of Gerald Ferguson, Douglas Kirton, Jeffrey Spalding and David Thauberger", Canadian Art, Vol. 4, No. 2, (Summer), pp. 100-102, reproduction p. 100.

Murray, Joan. The Best Contemporary Canadian Art. Hurtig Publishers Ltd.   pp. 170-71, reproduction p. 171.

1986 White, Peter. "David Thauberger"; Culture's Nature , Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 24-31, reproduction.

Hryniuk, Margaret. "Landscape Exhibition Moulded by Cultural Consciousness". (review), Regina Leader Post , December 2004.

Webb, Marshall. "Read Landscape", C Magazine, 09, (Spring) pp. 75-76, reproduction p. 75.

1985
Lessard, Michel. "Earning Interest for Their Art Collections", En Route, (May) pp. 34-39, reproduction.

Staples, Wayne. "Images, New Representational Art", Update, Vol. 5, No. 2, (March-April), pp. 2-44.

"Personal Bests", Canadian Art, Vol. 2, No. 3, (Fall/September), pp. 41-45, reproduction p. 47.

Burnett, David. David Thauberger – Canada House Cultural Centre Gallery Exhibition. Exhibition brochure essay: reproduction.

Enright, Robert. "The Second Generation: Fourteen Saskatchewan Painters", (review), Canadian Art, Vol. 2, No. 4, (Winter/December), p. 841.

Burnett, David. "David Thauberger Exhibition Opens Soon at Canada House", Canada Today Magazine, Issue No. 9, (September), pp. 15-16, reproduction pp. 15-16.

1984
The Editors. "Modern Realism", Arts West, Vol. 9, No. 4, (April), p. 21.

Borsa, Joan. "The Second Generation: Fourteen Saskatchewan Painters" (review) Vanguard, Vol. 14, No. 10, (December 85/January 86), p. 40, reproduction.

Adamson, Arthur. "The Grand Western Canadian Screenshop Retrospective", Arts Manitoba, Vol. 3, No. 2, (Spring), pp. 17-18, cover photo.

1983 Bentley Mays, John. "A Hard-Eyed Look Beyond Landscape", (review) The Globe and Mail, November 19.

Hryniuk, Margaret. "Thauberger: Popular Subjects – Popular Art", Prairie Arts, Vol. 1, No. 6, (December), p. 27.


Burnett, David and Schiff, Marilyn. Contemporary Canadian Art, Hurtig Publishers Ltd., pp. 282-283, reproduction p. 131.

Balkin, A. et al. Visions: Contemporary Art in Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd., pp. 58, 128, reproduction p. 131.

1982 Tousley, Nancy. "Thauberger Takes Postcard Holiday", (review) The Calgary Herald, August 19.

Collins, Winston. "Petro Art", Today Magazine, April 10, reproduction p. 15.

Cochran, Bente. "Saskatchewan Printmaker", ArtsWest, Vol. 7, No. 10, (November), pp. 20-23, reproduction p. 22.

1981 Tousley, Nancy. "David Thauberger Paintings, Drawings and Prints", Parachute, No. 22, (Spring), pp. 47-48, reproduction p. 47.

Ball, Denise. "Creativity is Their Best Asset", Saskatchewan Business, Vol. III, No. 4, (September/October), pp. 49-53.

1980 Mays, John Bentley. "Will the Real Mr.Thauberger Please Stand Up?", The Globe and Mail, August 9.

Keziere, Russell. "Ambivalence, Ambition and Administration", Vanguard, Vol. 9, No. 7, (September), pp. 35-39.

Handforth, Robert. "Pluralities 1980", (review), ArtsCanada, No. 238/239 (December 1979/January 1980), pp. 35-39.

Fry, Philip. "David Thauberger", Pluralities 1980, Exhibition catalogue essay: pp. 109-114, reproductions.

Ferguson, Bruce. "Made in Saskatchewan", Canadian Antiques, Vol. 2, No. 12, (October), pp. 11-12.

Ewart, Elinor. "Exhibitions Celebrate Saskatchewan", Arts West, Vol. 5, No. 4, (July/August), p. 9, reproduction p. 9.

Tousley, Nancy. "Thauberger Lauds Folk Artists", The Calgary Herald, October 8.

Monk, Philip. "A Clearinghouse of Trends", (review), MacLeans, Vol. 93, No. 30, (July 28), pp. 50-51.

Enright, Robert. "Interview with David Thauberger", Stereo Morning, CBC Radio.

Babinksa, Anna. "Pluralities 1980 at the National Gallery", (review), Arts Magazine, Vol. 12, No. 51, (November/December), pp. 33-38.

1979 Mandel, Eli. "A Comprehensible World – The Work of Cicansky, Thauberger, Yuristy and Fafard", ArtsCanada, Issue 230-231, (October/November), pp. 15-19, reproduction p. 17.

1975 "Some Sculpture in Art Bank", ArtsCanada, Issue 200-201, (Autumn), pp. 16-23.

Auchterlonie, Bill. "9 Out of 10: A Survey of Contemporary Canadian Art", (review), Art Magazine, Vol. 21, (Spring), pp. 38-39, reproduction.

1974 Roundstone Council for the Arts. Canadian Artists in Exhibition 1973-74, pp. 16-23, reproduction p. 23.

Dyens, George. "Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta", (review), Vie Des Arts, Vol. XIX, No. 76, (Autumn), pp. 81-83, reproduction p. 83.

Block, Jean Libman. "The Crafts in Canada", Craft Horizons, Vol. XXXIV, No. 3, (June), pp. 15-37, reproduction p. 25.


Scholarships/Grants

  Arts Student's Society Ceramic Scholarship, University of Saskatchewan

Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery Society Scholarship


Canada Council Art Grants: 1971, 1972, 1978, 1981, 1982, 1985

Canada Council Project Grants: 1973, 1980, 1986


Canada Council Travel Grants: 1974, 1976

Canada Council Exploration Grant: 1975 (to research folk artists in Saskatchewan)


Saskatchewan Arts Board Grants: 1972, 1977, 1979, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990

Selected Public and Private Collections

 

Agnes Etherington Art Gallery, Kingston, Ontario

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario

Art Gallery of Stratford, Stratford, Ontario

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick

Burlington Art Gallery, Burlington, Ontario

Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, B.C.

California State University, Sacramento, California

Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Ontario


Canada Postal Museum, Ottawa, Ontario

Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario


City of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan

Confederation Centre Art Centre, Charlottetown, PEI

Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta

Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario

London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario

MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, Ontario


MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan

McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario

Memorial University Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland

Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Moose Jaw Art Museum, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan

Musée d'Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec

Museum of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta


Regina Public Library, Regina, Saskatchewan

Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, Ontario


Rothman's of Pallmall Canada Ltd.

Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, Saskatchewan


St. Boniface General Hospital Art Collection, St. Boniface, Manitoba

Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario

Three Rivers Art Gallery, Prince George, BC

University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba


Yukon Art Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon


 
Aird & Birlis

American Farm Investments


Bank of America

Bank of Nova Scotia


Bank of Montreal

Bell Telephone

Burroughs Memorex

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce                                                                               C.I.L.

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

Canadian Broadcasting Corp., Regina


CIBA Geigy

Clarkson Gordon


Coca Cola

Confed Investment Counselling


Daly Gordon

Esso Resources Canada Ltd.


Guarantee Trust

Hallmark Canada


Husky Oil

Imperial Oil Ltd.

Korlin Project

McLeod, Young, Weir

Molson Breweries


Morrison Petroleum

Northern Telecom

Nova Corporation

Osler Hoskin & Harcourt

Pemberton, Houston, Willoughby,Bell,Goui
                                                                       
PetroCanada

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan

Reader's Digest


Richardson Securities, Winnipeg

Rothman's of Pall Mall, Canada


Royal Bank of Canada

Sony Music


Standard Life Assurance Company

Toronto Dominion Bank


Tory,Tory, Deslaurier& Binnington

UBS   Bank   Canada

Via Rail Canada

Western Co-operative Fertilizers Ltd

Xerox Canada

Text and artwork ©2008 - 2016 David Thauberger
Last updated January 2016