William Perehudoff  (Canadian, 1918-2013) 


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William Perehudoff Biography
1919   Born Langham, Saskatchenwan
1948 - 1949   Studied with the French artiost Jean Chariot Colorado Springs, CO
1949 - 1950   Studied with the French Purist Amedee Ozenfant Ozenfant Schhol of Fine Arts, New york, NY
1957   William Barnet Workshop Emma lake, Saskatachewan
1961   Herman Cherry Workshop Emma Lake, Saskatachewan
1962   Clement Greenberg Workshop Emma Lake, Saskatachewan
1968   Donald Judd Workshop Emma Lake, Saskatachewan
1983   Keneth Noland Workshop Emma Lake, Saskatachewan
1988   Emma Lake Artist Workshop Leader Emma Lake, Saskatachewan
1995   Received the Order of Merit of Saskatchewan
1998   Received the Order of Canada Ottawa, ON
  Active participant in the Emma Lake Workshop Emma Lake, Sasakatachewan
Selected Exhibitions
2013   Masters of Abstraction / Newzones Now, Newzones, Calgary, AB
2013   Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (solo)
2013   William Perehudoff, The Mural Room, College Art Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (solo)
2013   Han Art Gallery, Montreal, Canada (solo)
2012   The Shortest Distance Between Two Points, Kenderdine Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
2012   Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (solo)
2010 - 2012   The Optimism of Colour: William Perehudoff, A Retrospective, curated by Karen Wilkin and Roald Nasgaard, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (traveled to Kamloops Art Gallery, British Columbia; Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta; Art Gallery of Windsor, Ontario, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, Ontario) (solo)
2011   Nikola Rukaj Gallery & Art Toronto, Ontario, Canada (solo)
2011   Colour and Substance, Willard Boeopple, John McLean, William Perehudoff, and Tim Scott, Poussin Gallery, London, England
2010   A Conversation in Colour (with John McLean), The Gallery / Art Placement Inc., Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
2010   Fifty Years of Abstraction, Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (solo)
2008   Seeing Through Modernist Edmonton 1970 – 1985, The Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2008   Abstract Painting in Canada, The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Canada
2008   William Perehudoff: Paintings 1967-1997, Poussin Gallery (solo)
2008   The Big Gift, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB
2008   Poussin Review: Form and Space, Poussin Gallery, London, UK
2008   William Perehudoff: 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, Newzones, Calgary, AB (solo)
2007   Art Placement Inc., Saskatoon, SK (solo)
2007   Three Generations of Abstraction, michael Gibson Gallery, London, ON
2006   William Perehudoff: Color Chording Post Painterly Abstraction of the Canadian Prairies, Canada House, London UK (solo)
2005 - 2006   “Spell”, The Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK (touring to The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON, November 2005, Thames Art Gallery, Chatham, ON, July 2006.)
2003   New Abstractions, Art Placement Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
2002   Now and Then, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK (solo)
2001   Dorothy Knowles & William Perehudoff, The Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK
2000   Millennium Exhibition, Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art Calgary, AB
2000   Royal Canadian Academy Group Show, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
1998   Art Chicago, Miriam Shiell Fine Art Toronto, ON
1994   The Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon Saskatoon, SK
1994   The Urban Prairie, The Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
1993   Miriam Shell Fine Art Ltd. Toronto, ON
1992   Grand Forks Art Gallery Grand Forks, BC
1991   Woltjen/Udell Gallery Vancouver, BC
1990   Miriam Shell Fine Art Ltd. Toronto, ON
1990   Waddington Gorce Inc. Montreal, PQ
1989   Canadian Art Galleries Calgary, AB
1988   , Eva Cohon Gallery Ltd. Chicago, IL
1988   Talking Through Time, Mendel Art Gallery Saskatoon, SK
1988   The flat Side of Landscape, Emma Lake's Workshop, The Mendel Art Gallery Saskatoon, SK
1987   Tradition and Innovation, Saskatoon Art and the 1950's, Mendell Art Gallery Saskatoon, SK
1982   , Waddington Gallery New York, NY
1980   Meredith Long Contemporary Gallery New York, NY
1980   Aspects of Canadian Painting in the Seventies, Glenbow Museum Calgary, AB
1979   Banff Fine Art Centre Gallery Banff, AB
1979   Theo Waddington Gallery London, England
1978   Norman Mackenzie Gallery Regina, Sk
1978   Meredith Long Contemporary Gallery New York, NY
1978   7 Prairie Painters, Art Gallery of Ontario Toronto, ON
1977   14 Canadians - A, Hirhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington, DC
1974   9 out of 10 - A Survey of Contemporary Canadian Art, , Hamilton Art Gallery Hamilton, ON
1968   Survey 68', Montreal Museum of Fine Art Montreal, PQ
1968   7th Biennial Exhibition of Canadian Paintings, National Gallery of Canada Ottawa, ON
1948   Artist of Saskat, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery Regina, SK