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Calgary, AB

"All the things I value most in my art, have happened for reasons I didn't intend in the first place and most often I tried to stop happening."

Born in 1935, Leicester, England

Academic Diploma in History of Art, Courtland Institute, London, England 1957-59
Bachelor of Arts, Painting, King's College, Durham University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England, 1953-57

Selected Exhibitions:
"L'Oeuvre en Programme", group show, Musee d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, France 2005
"Eric Cameron", solo, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB 2004
"Laura Baird / Eric Cameron", 2-person show, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC 2003
"Future Artifacts", 2-person show, McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, 2002

Selected Professional Experience, Awards:
Professor, Department of Art, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB 2004 to present
Head of Department of Art, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB 1987-97
Governor General's Award, 2004
Gershon Iskowitz Prize 1994
Victor-Lynch-Staunton Award (in association with Canada Council "A" grant), 1993

Selected Publications:
"English Roots", Eric Cameron, published by Sundog Press, Calgary, AB 2001
"The Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts 2004", Canada Council for the Arts, 2004
"Fidelity Élite, A Collaborative Performance", Eric Cameron & Arthur Nishimura, Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB 2002

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