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Education
1983-86 Sheridan University Canada

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2017     The Escape Club, General Hardware,Toronto, Canada
             Signs of the Times, Herringer Kiss Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2015     Stockyard Rumble, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2014     Suckerpunch, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York
             Art Stage Singapore, International Art Fair, Taksu Gallery, Singapore
2013     Thinking of Bush, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2012     Tales of Tomorrow, Joe Fleming and Celia Neubauer, TAKSU Singapore, Canada
             Supported by the Ontario Arts Council
2011     Extra Parts, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2009     Singapore Art Fair, courtesy of Gallery Taksu
             Solo Exhibition, Newzones Gallery, Calgary
             Scratches and Dots, Gallery Taksu, Malaysia
2008     Chaotic Construction, Gallery Taksu, Singapore
2007     Beauty Queens and Cowboys, Gallery Taksu, Singapore
             COLD COMFORT, hard wood, DeLeon White Gallery, Canada
2005     Shanty Town, offsite exhibition, courtesy Artcore Gallery
2004     Nobody’s Home, Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2003     Frolic, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia, November
             Frolic, Gallery Taksu, Singapore
             Pleasures, Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Sweet Tooth, Jennifer Kostuik Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2002     Fondle, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2001     Mapping Time, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia
             Scenes from the Executive, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2000     Urban Dialogue, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia
1999     Affect, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1998     New Paintings, James Baird Gallery, St. John’s, Canada
1997     Flow, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017     Art Toronto, General Hardware,Toronto, Canada
            Art Toronto, Herringer Kiss Galery,Toronto, Canada
2016     Propellers to Palms, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2015     Herringer Kiss Gallery, Works on Paper, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
            TAKSU Gallery, Material Witnesses, Singapore
            Canadian Art Foundation, auction and exhibition, Toronto, Canada
            Art Toronto, international art fair, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2014     Art Stage Singapore, international art fair, Taksu Gallery, Singapore
             Propellers to Palms, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
             Casey House, Art With Heart Auction, Toronto, Canada, October
             Art Spin, Fifth Annual Exhibition, Toronto, Canada
            Papier 14 Art Fair, Montreal, Quebec
2013     Skipping Stones, Summer Group Show, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2012     Art Toronto, courtesy of General Hardware Contemporary Canada
             Eight of Sixty, General Hardware Contemporary, Canada
             60 Painters Exhibition Toronto, Canada
             Gallery Taksu, Singapore
2011     Summer Views, Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver BC
             Group Show, Gallery Taksu, Bali, Indonesia
2010     Taking Shape, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
             Inaugural Exhibition, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2008     Magenta Publishing, book launch/exhibition MOCCA Toronto, November, Canada
             Singapore Art Fair, courtesy Gallery Taksu
             Wayne Gretzky Rocks, New Zones Gallery, Calgary
             Look Four, Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver
2007     Canadian Painters, Gallery Taksu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
             Nuite Blanche, Reality, Toronto, Canada
2006     The Gladstone Hotel, courtesy of Kmart Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Gallery Artists, Gallery Taksu, Singapore
2005     4 Canadians, Gallery Taksu, Singapore/ KL
             Arte Cologne, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Germany
             Scope International Art Fair, courtesy Artcore Gallery, New York
             FIAC, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Paris
             TAAFI (Toronto alternative art fair international), courtesy Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Group Show, Gallery Taksu, Singapore
             Microloft, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada
             Blender 2, Mix Magazine, Toronto, Canada
             Salon du Printemps, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Montreal, Canada
             Keep Expanding, Jennifer Kostuik Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
             Southbeach International Art Fair, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Florida
2003     FIAC, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Paris, France
             New Abstractions, James Baird Gallery, Newfoundland, Canada
             Artcore Gallery, Grand Opening
             Gallery Taksu, Jakarta Indonesia
             Gallery Taksu, Singapore
2002     Basel Miami Art Fair, courtesy Artcore Gallery, Miami, Florida
             Toronto International Art Fair, courtesy Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Singapore International Art Fair, courtesy Gallery Taksu, Singapore
2001     Surprise, Archive Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             The Toronto International Art Fair, courtesy Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Plum Blossom Gallery, Singapore
2000     Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia
             The Toronto International Art Fair, courtesy Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Joe Fleming / Denise Carsen Wilde, Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada
             Gallery Artists, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia
             Miami International Art Fair, courtesy of Lonsdale Gallery, Miami, Florida
             Drawn to the Future, Conlon Siegal Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
1999     Resistance is Futile, Joe Fleming, Brian Flynn, Yechel Gagnon, Sky Glabush, Bradley Harms and Jay Wilson,                                   Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
            Surplus, The Air Canada Center, Toronto, Canada
1998     Art With Heart, Casey House Benefit Auction, Wynick Tuck Gallery, Toronto, Canada
            The Commonwealth Games, Gallery Taksu KL, Malaysia
            Stuff, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
            The Summer Collection, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1997     Words That Break Your Heart, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
            A Great Gathering, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
            From Near and Far, Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada
94/95   Frankfurt Ambiente Show, Frankfurt, Germany
            Art Expo, New York, USA
            New Trends, Hong Kong, China
            Miami International Art Fair, Miami, USA
            Art Expo, Las Vegas, USA

Professional Activities
2017     Speaker, Conversations with the Toronto Art World, Shari Orenstein, University of Toronto

2015     University of Western Carolina, Lecture and Critiques MFA graduates
2012     60 Painter’s Symposium 2: MATERIALIZE: “How the stuff of painting creates meaning”
2011     Symposium, Illustrationism, Sheridan College
2008     Speaker Series, Toronto School of Art
03-08    Instructor, Toronto School of Art, Toronto, Canada
2003     Lecture, LaSalle University, Singapore
2002     Instructor, Toronto School of Art, Toronto, Canada
2000     Participant in the ‘Pouch Cove Artist in Residency Program’
             Recipient of The James Baird Foundation juried drawing award, In the Presence of Absence
1998     Instructor Sheridan College, Oakville, Canada
             Participant in the ‘Pouch Cove Artist in Residency Program’
1998     Lecture Series, OCAD
1997     Instructor Sheridan College, Oakville, Canada
1996     Instructor, OCAD, Toronto, Canada
1993     Instructor, OCAD, Toronto, Canada

Selected Permanent Collections
Trimark Mutual Funds
BMO Financial Group
Richard Ivey Collection
Scotia Bank
General Electric
Honeywell Bull
American Barrick
AT&T
Magna International
Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust
Nordstrom
Elli Lilly
Midland Walwyn Financial
724 Solutions
Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Malaysia
Mckinsey, Malaysia
HSBC Bank, Malaysia
Choo Mei Lin Cathay Organization Singapore, Malaysia
Australian High Commission
Ireka / Westin Kuala Lumpur
Canadian High Commission
Canadian Postal Museum (Museum of Civilization), Canada
Edmonton Art Gallery, Canada
Carleton University Art Gallery, A.T. Tolley Collection

Grants
2012     Ontario Arts Council, June

Publications
2017     Joseph Hartman, Arist Studio Project
             Imago Mundi, Canada / Venice, FrancescaValente, Curator and Peggy Gale text
2014     Joe Fleming’s SUCKERPUNCH at Mike Weiss Gallery, The Artblog, June 13
             Buhmann on Art, Joe Fleming: SUCKERPUNCH, Chelsea Now, June 4
             Joe Fleming, Suckerpunch, Wall Street International, Evan Paul Laudenslager, May 29
2012     The Globe and Mail, Richard Vaughan, “Eight of Sixty, a Summer Fling with Sexy Strangers”, June 23
2008     Swerve, “The Great Ones”, Calgary, July
             Visual Arts Calgary, “Wayne Gretsky Rocks at Newzones”, Travis Murphy, July
2007     Juice Magazine, Singapore, Spring issue
             Art Fair Catalogue - Art Singapore
             Radio interview - Singapore 93.8 LIVE Mediacorp station
             The New Straits Times, Singapore, June 20
             Eye Magazine, Nuite Blanche, cover and story, September 27
             Azure magazine online article, Nuite Blanche, January
             Design Lines Magazine, Nuite Blanche, fall issue
             Now Magazine, September 27
2005     Canadian Art Online review
             The Globe and Mail, Gary Michael Dault, December 31
             Now Magazine, Hajal De Sarkar, October 20
             Sun TV, Nov. 2
             The Globe and Mail, Gary Michael Dault, May 24
             Cubes Magazine, Singapore, September
             Canadian House and Home, March
2004     Mix Magazine, August
             Elle Magazine. Singapore. September
2001     After Hours. The Edge. Malaysia. November
2000     Dault, Gary Michael. The End of the Earth. Canadian Art.
             Fall Issue After Hours. The Edge. Malaysia. May 1-7
             KL Culture. May
1999     Smith, Craig. The Drawing Urge. Pasatiempo. The New Mexican. December 17-23
             Pull-out section. Canadian Art. Fall
             Fast Forward. Canadian Art. Summer
             Dault, Gary Michael. Gallery Walk About. The Globe and Mail.
             July 3 Where Magazine. April/May
             Dault, Gary Michael. Gallery Walk About. The Globe and Mail. March 27
             Jones, Charlotte. Joe Fleming: New Paintings. Arts Atlantic. Winter
1998     MacKay, Gillian. Gallery Walk About. Globe and Mail. February 13
             Television Interview. City TV evening news. February 7
             Rosen, Taffe. Television Interview. Bravo. February
             Etcetera. The Evening Telegram. St. John’s Nfld. April 24
             Weekend in Toronto. The Toronto Star. August 28
1997      Ahmad, Zulkifli. Different People Similar Strokes. New Straits Times, Malaysia. April 18
1996     Fischer, Nathalie-Roze. ‘Top 10 Art Exhibits – 1996’.
             Now Magazine. January 1
             Works of Joe Fleming Showing at Gallery Taksu. The Malay Mail. April 7
             Northcott, John. CBC Television Interview.
             Fischer, Nathalie-Roze. Joe Fleming’s southwestern icons wax ironic.
             Now Magazine September 20
             Television Interview. City TV evening news. September 3
             CBC Evening News. September 3
             Television Interview. Rogers Cable. October 15
             Fauntleroy, Gussie. Fleming paints things we keep to ourselves.
             New Mexican SF September 28
1995     Tobin, Richard. Reviews. The Magazine. Sante Fe. November
             Hanna, Deirdre. Art Highlights. Now Magazine. June 22-28
             Northcott, John. Television Interview. CBC Evening News. September 21