Katie Lyle


2009    MFA, University of Victoria, Victoria
2005    BFA, Art History and Studio Art, Concordia University, Montreal

Solo Exhibitions

2022   Loose Hands, Tilling, Montreal
2021    Back to Lorraine, Franz Kaka, Toronto
2019    Theatre, La Datcha, Berlin
2018    An Ear in a Pond, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto
2017    The weather in the room, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto
2017    Why do I hear the ocean in my ear?, The Loon, Toronto
2016    The Layers, Evans Contemporary, Peterborough
2015    The End of Vandalism, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto
2014    Gene Pool, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto

Two Person Exhibitions and Collaborations

2023    Soft Ground, with Catherine Telford Keogh, Moire’s Catwalk, Toronto.
2021     Terms of Endearment, with Ella Dawn McGeough, Support, London, ON
2020    Greener than grass, with Ella Dawn McGeough, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto. 
2019    Read me, Love me, Leave me, with Shelby Wright, Toronto Biennial, Toronto
2018    Fascia Lines, with Laurie Kang, Projet Pangee, Montreal
2018    A Room to Perform, with Shelby Wright, SummerWorks Festival, Toronto
2017    Interplay Series, with Shelby Wright, Vancouver
2017    PS: We are all here, with Shelby Wright, Toronto Community Dance Love In
2017    Critical Distance response, with Shelby Wright, aceartsinc, Winnipeg
2017    Until it becomes porous, with Shelby Wright, Whippersnapper Gallery, Toronto
2016    A Face or a script where the lines keep changing, with Bridget Moser, G Gallery, Toronto
2016    Movements for a Neighbouring Room, with Shelby Wright, Forest City Gallery, London
2015    What she is not, what she is, what she can be, Garden Gallery, Toronto

Selected Group Exhibitions

2023   Atavism for the Future, Ehrlich Steinberg, Los Angeles
2023   The Living Picture, Franz Kaka, Toronto
2022   Trip like I do, Franz Kaka, Toronto
2022   Banquette, Afternoon Projects, Vancouver
2021    Dancing with Tantalus, School of Art, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, curated by Lillian O’Brien Davis
2019    Commutiny, Sibling, Toronto, organized by geetha thurairajah
2019    Heads, MacIntosh Gallery, Western University, London, curated by Sky Glabush
2019    Asphodel Meadows, Mother Culture, Toronto, organized by Caleb Dunham
2019    Backgrounds, Carl Louie, Toronto
2018    An Assembly of Shapes, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, curated by Clara Halpern
2018    The nanking cherry finds a hill, 67 Steps, Los Angeles
2017    PUDDLING: As her fate, she accepted the world of ice, shining, shimmering, dead (The Island),"Stony Lake, ON
2017    water astonishing, Wil Aballe Art Projects, Vancouver
2017    Until it becomes porous, Whippersnapper Gallery, Toronto
2016    Aligned with the Curve of Night, MODEL Project Space, Vancouver
2016    Spirit Gum, Nanaimo Art Gallery

Press and Reviews

2022   Tatum Dooley, Review of Back to Lorraine, Border Crossings, January Issue
2018    Saelan Twerdy, Review of Fascia Lines, Canadian Art, Fall/Winter Issue
2017    Darby Milbrath, Interview with Katie Lyle, Editorial Magazine
2016    Ari Hoekstra, Review of The Layers, Canadian Art Magazine
2016    Justina Bohach, Review of Movements for a Room, C Magazine
2015    Steffanie Ling, Akimblog, September
2014    Brad Phillips, “Portrait Relief.” ArtSlant

Publications, Projects and Writing

2023   exhibition text, The Living Picture, Franz Kaka, Toronto
2022   exhibition text, Veronika Pausova, Simone Subal Gallery, New York
2019    exhibition text for Sara Maston, WATERSNAKE, Toronto
2018    exhibition text for Jennifer Carvalho, Georgia Scherman Projects, Toronto
2018    exhibition text for Catherine Telford Keogh, Evans Contemporary, Peterborough
2017    Kakaesque Journal, Franz Kaka at Art Toronto
2017    To Begin, Framework text, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto
2016    Drawings on Yellow Paper, text by Jacquelyn Ross, Blank Cheque Publications
2016    JAM ON TOAST, Slow Editions

Grants and Awards

2020    Research and Creation Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2019    Project Grant, Ontario Arts Council
2018    Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2017    Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2016    Project Grant, Ontario Arts Council
2016    Project Grant, Toronto Arts Council
2014    Project Grant, Toronto Arts Council
2014    Project Grant, Ontario Arts Council
2012    Honourable Mention and Purchase Prize Winner, RBC Painting Competition

Residencies and Fairs

2021     NADA House, Govenors Island, New York, NY
2019    Sunday Art Fair, London, UK
2017    Stone Boat Artist Residency, Lanark 
2016    Choreography Across Disciplines, Thematic Residency, Banff Centre for the Arts

Thank you
Canada Council for the Arts
Ontario Arts Council
Toronto Arts Council