Artist CV

BODIES: ARTWORK:

Construction Material Art: 2022 -

Early Work & College: 2015 - 2022

Before: 2000 -  2015

FUTURE EXHIBITIONS:

2022 - “Cambridge Christmas Market” in Cambridge City Hall, Cambridge, ON, Canada. -  (December)

2022 - “New Hamburg Art Tour” at the New Hamburg Community Center, New Hamburg, ON, Canada. With, Barb McLeod, Dixi Le Roux, Donna Schyff, Benjamin Drobig, Cornelia Le Roux, Joyce Young, Teresa Walker, Kathleen Freeman, Michelle Brenneman, Amanda Lundrigan, Patricia Evans, Jan Cressman-Weiss, Earla Boyd, Nancy Taves, Judy Gascho-Jutzi, Trisha Preston, Karen Buhlman, Josephine Czech, Barbara Uffelmann, Evelyn Gascho. - (September)

2022 - “New Hamburg Art Tour pre-Show” at Riverside Flowers, New Hamburg, ON, Canada. - (September)

AWARDS: 

 

2021 - City of Cambridge: Artistic Excellence. Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (March)

 

2019 - “Pallet Award 2018 - 2019” at Graduation from Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (October)

 

 

 

EDUCATION: 

 

2022 - SIRCH - “Carpentry Basics Certificate”. Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (February - May)

2021 - Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design - “Drawing & Painting Certificate”. Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (September - December)

 

2020 - Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design - “VCAD - Visual Creative Arts Diploma”. Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (September, 2020 - December 2021) 

 

2019 - Graduated High School with "SHSM - Specialist High Skills Major" for Arts & Culture at Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, Cambridge, ON, Canada. -  (October)

  

 

 

MEDIA:  

 

2022 - Mentioned in an article in the “Newhamburgindependent” in the "Whats Happning: New Hamburg Art Tour” article - (August)

2019 - Photographed for “Snapd newspaper” at the “Paint the grand” exhibition opening night at McDougall Heritage Cottage, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (August)

 

2019 - Mentioned in an article in the “Badenoutlook” for the “Fourth Annual New Hamburg Art Tour” - (August)

 

2018 - Spoke about and showed my artwork on a TV show segment called “The Big Canvas” from the show “Conestoga Connected”. Season 10. EP 2. On Channel 20 with Rogers TV. - (February)



 

PERFORMANCES: 

 

2021 - Live Painting Performance at “Into Our Mind” Popup by LIMBIC Collective, At Steadman's Plaza, Downstairs Unit 4, Haliburton, ON, Canada. -  (December)

2021 - Haliburton School of Art and Design, Joey Varga, "Intervene." I (written event score for group performance), Melissa Sohm, Mackenzie Rogers, Sydney Sutherland, Joey Varga, Macie Dixon, Rose Pearson, Benjamin Drobig Haliburton ON Canada - (March)

2020 - “Flame to Pain” Performance Art at Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design, Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (December)

 

2020 - “Starving Artist” Performance Art at Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design, Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (December)
 

2019 - Live Painting Performance at “Cambridge Christmas Market” in Cambridge City Hall, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (December)

 

2019 - Live Painting Performance at the “New Hamburg Art Tour pre-Show” at Big Leaf Print & Graphics, Baden, ON, Canada. - (September)
 

2018 - “Art guitar” Live Painting Performance at “the 4th Annual Guitars for kids festival” 

Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (November)

 

2018 - Live Painting Performance with Jason R. Piper at “Hold the Line Festival” Waterloo, ON, Canada. - (September)
 

2017 - Live Painting at the “3rd Annual Brush Off Junior” at Idea Exchange. Queens Square Location, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (March)

 

 

 

DONATIONS:

 

2022 - Donated 20 paintings to "MCC Thrift On Kent" - "Emergency response in Ukraine". Kitchener, ON, Canada. (May)

2022 - “SIRCH Bunky” - Built a bunky with the SIRCH Carpentry team to be auctioned  + Donated 9 paintings for interior decoration. Haliburton, ON, Canada. (May)

2019 - “Art guitar” - Auctioned off for charity at “the 5th Annual Guitars for kids festival” Cambridge, ON, Canada. (November)

 

2019 - Donated $160 and 25 Pounds of Non-perishable food items to "The Food Bank of Waterloo Region" from the "Split Visions Solo Exhibition" - (June)



 

LETTERS OF RECOGNITION:

 

2019 -  Letter of Recognition from "Ontario Principals Councils Head Office"  from Toronto, ON, Canada. - (April)



 

SOLO / DUO EXHIBITIONS:

 

2021 - "Subjective Art Show" Solo Home studio popup. Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (August)

 

2019 - "Split Visions" Solo Exhibition night popup at Freedom Cafe, Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (June)

 

2019 - “Generationunnamed first Solo Exhibit” at Freedom Cafe Kitchener, ON, Canada. (February, 2019 - March, 2020)

 

 

 

PUBLCATIONS:

2022 - "Benjamin Drobig: The Early Artwork" ISBN-13: 979-8846181427

2022 - "Art Starters: Abstract Art Colouring Book" ISBN-13: ‎979-84045977072019

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2022 - 10 paintings in “The Art Attic” Silent Auction in Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (June)

2022 - “LIMBIC COLLECTIVE ART SHOW - (Long Weekend)” Popup by LIMBIC Collective, At Steadman's Plaza, Downstairs Unit 4, Poet Ever (Joey) , Squig (Mo), Bob Frost, Lo-Velvet (Sloan), Dusty, Zack Williams, Ryann Scott, Benjamin Drobig   Haliburton, ON, Canada. -  (May)

2022 - “Works On Paper Show" at Colborne Street Gallery  Fenelon Falls, ON, Canada, with Benjamin Drobig, Carrie Ruddy, Catharine Somerville, Dianne Lister, Eugenie Fernandes, Holly Edwards, Jamie Bradbury, Jennifer Bain, Jim Reid, Joy McCallister, Kate Greenway, Lea Hamilton, Lucas DeClavasio, Maria Lise Jones, Michael Harris, Michael Zarowsky, Peggy Taylor Reid, Rene O’Connor, Rob Niezen, Sean Stone. - (March 2022 - March 2023)

2021 - “Wrap It Up Exhibit” Semester End Exhibit, at Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design, Haliburton, ON, Canada. (December)

2021 - “Cambridge Christmas Market”, at Cambridge City Hall, Cambridge, ON, Canada. -  (December)

2021 - “Into Our Mind” Popup by LIMBIC Collective, At Steadman's Plaza, Downstairs Unit 4, Joey Varga, Macie Dixon, Mo, Wallingstudios, Bob Frost, Gabriel Walpole, Lo-Velvet, Dusty, Melissa, Ezra, Benjamin Drobig   Haliburton, ON, Canada. -  (December)

 

2021 - “LumenLite” within the “Thorough Our Waterloo Windows Project” Installation in Up-Town Waterloo, ON, Canada. -  (September)

 

2021 - "VCAD  Final Exhibition - Hills & Valleys" at Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design, Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (April)

 

2021 - “Concept Development - Working Wall Exhibition - Rotation of Concepts” (Old Prints Collage & Wall Sculpture / Ballpoint-Pen Wall Sculpture & Freestanding Sculpture / Freestanding T-Shirt Sculpture) at Fleming College - Haliburton School of Art & Design, Haliburton, ON, Canada. - (January - April)

2020 - “Exotic Bird Series Exhibit” at Freedom Cafe Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (March, 2020 - April, 2021)
 

2019 - “Cambridge Christmas Market” in Cambridge City Hall, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (December) 

 

2019 - “New Hamburg Art Tour” at St George Anglican Church, New Hamburg, ON, Canada. With, Bonnie Amyotte, Earla Boyd, Karen Buhlman, Jan Cressman-Weiss, Benjamin Drobig, Verna Fatt, Judy Gascho-Jutzi, Sandra Lawson, Cornelia Leroux, Dixi Leroux, Amanda Lundrigan, Barbara McLeod, Heather Nagel, Linda Sanderson, Donna Schyff, Nancy Taves, Simona Zak. - (September)

 

2019 - “Brant Colors Plein Air Painting Event” Brantford, ON, Canada. - (September)

 

2019 - “New Hamburg Art Tour pre-Show” at Big Leaf Print & Graphics, Baden, ON, Canada. - (September)

 

2019 - “Paint the Grand” Exhibition opening night at McDougall Heritage Cottage, Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (August)

 

2019 - “Paint The Grand” Plein Air Painting Event in Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (June)

 

2019 - "Project Blackout" Exhibiting at Freedom Cafe Kitchener, ON, Canada.- (April, 2019 - March, 2020)

 

2019 - “Jargon” graduating grade 12 art-class exhibit at Jacob Hespeler Secondary School. Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (January)
 

2018 - ​ “Art guitar” display rotation with multiple local Cambridge libraries.     Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (November, 2018 - November, 2019)

 

2018 - "Old Schoolhouse drawing" in an exhibition at "Ontario Principals Councils Head Office" Toronto, ON, Canada. - (November, 2018 - April, 2019)

 

2018 - “Craftoberfest” Jim Tub, Jason R. Piper, Benjamin Drobig, Chris Koy, Robinne Schinbein in Kitchener's farmers market. Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (October - November) 

 

2018 - “Hold the Line Festival” Jason R. Piper,  Robinne Schinbein in Waterloo, ON, Canada. -  (September)

 

2018 - “Kitchener City Hall Williams Fresh Cafe”. Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (June - September)

 

2018 - “Cambridge Mayor's Celebration of the Arts”. Summer Lem in Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (June)

 

2018 - “Cambridge City Hall Youth Art Competition”.  Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (June)

 

2018 - 3 paintings in “The Art Attic” Silent Auction in Cambridge, ON, Canada. - (June)

 

2018 - “The Passion Project” at Conestoga College. Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (May)

 

2018 - Waterloo William Fresh Cafe - "Jim Tubb Honorary Memorial Exhibit” - Jim Tub, Jason R. Piper, Benjamin Drobig, Chris Koy in Waterloo, ON, Canada. - (February  - April)

2015 - Untitled Vendor Fair in Kitchener, ON, Canada. - (August)

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ONLINE EXHIBITIONS:

2022 - “Floral Artworks" - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (August)

2022 - “Artists Of Ontario" - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (July)

2022 - “Bird Art" - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (March)

2022 - “Drawings"  - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (March)

2022 - “Maritimes"  - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (March)

2022 - “Prints"  - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (March)

2021 - “Erie Art"  - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (October 2021 - January 2022)

2021 - “Bird Art" - Curators Collection” Gallea Online Gallery Exhibit. - (October 2021 - January 2022)