CV 2011 (selected)


Represented in Toronto by LE Gallery

Selected Exhibition History

Solo & Two and Three Person

2011 There Are Many Like It, But This One Is Mine, LE Gallery, Toronto ON
2010 Totems, LE Gallery, Toronto ON
2010 Expressions of Force, Art Gallery of South Western Manitoba, Brandon, MB
2009 Trading Greens For Tans, Le Gallery, Toronto ON
2009 War: A Family Affair, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON (w/ Elaine Goble)
2009 It's Great to be a Man In Times Like These, Rodman Hall, St. Catharines ON; BMFA, Collingwood ON
2008 The Man in Romance, Toronto Art Gallery, Toronto ON
2008 Domestic Violence, CRAM Gallery, St. Catharines ON
2008 Domestic Violence, ASpace Gallery, Toronto ON
2008 Time Heals All Wounds, Craig Scott Gallery, Toronto ON
2007 Visiting Artist Residency Exhibition, Open Studio, Toronto ON
2006 You Wanna Go? We’ll Go, Le Gallery, Toronto ON
2006 WAR, Quab Gallery, Calgary AB
2005 Brief Excursions, The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto ON (w/Jeff Winch)
2005 Out of Bounds, The Alternator Gallery, Kelowna, BC (W/ Scott Treleaven)
2004 The Hero Book, Birganart, Toronto, ON
2004 The Battle of the Plains of Abraham, Fly Gallery, Toronto, ON (window space)
2001 A Thousand Plans, A Thousand Failures, West Wing Art Space, Toronto, ON

Group


2011 A Brush with War, The Canadian War Museum, Ottawa ON; Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria BC;
The Military Museums, Calgary AB
2011 Diabolique, The Military Museum, Calgary AB
2010 A Brush with War, Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton NB
2010 Diabolique, La Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal QC, Kenderdine Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Oakville Galleries, Oakville ON
2009 Diabolique, The Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, SK
2009 A Brush with War, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON; Museum London, London ON
2008 Workin’ It, Headbones Gallery, Toronto ON
2007 Authentic Fake, Chicago Art Source, Chicago IL
2007 Showcase 07, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge ON
2007 Cherry Blossom, Resistor Gallery, Toronto ON
2007 O Pathetic Fallacy, The Green Lantern, Chicago, Ill
2006 Narrative?, Headbones Gallery, Toronto ON
2005 Square Foot IV, Brooklyn NY
2005 Experiment 400/5, UIC, Chicago Ill
2004 Sacred/Profane, Redhead Gallery, Toronto, ON
2004 Crossing Borders II, Ohio State University, Columbus OH
2003 Cambridge Galleries Juried Exhibition, Cambridge, ON
2003 If I Ruled the World, Redhead Gallery, Toronto, ON
2003 London Aesthetic, Gallery Neubacher, Toronto, ON
2002 The Destroyers, ArtSystem, Toronto, ON
2002 Delicia3. Delicia Art Haus, Toronto, ON
2002 And Infinite Justice For All: The War Show, ArtSystem, Toronto, ON
2001 Weather's Here, Wish You Were Beautiful, ArtSystem, Toronto, ON


Books & Publications

2010  Artist Folio, Public issue 42: Traces
2009 Interview with Andrew Morrow, “Drain Journal of Art and Culture” Issue 10, Cold
2009 At War, "CV2" Vol. 31 Issue 3
2007 Pure Hate, "Kiss Machine" #15
2006 A Good Father/Son Bonding Story "Kiss Machine" #13
2006 The Hero Book, Cumulus Press/Conundrum Press
2005 The Hero Book, self-published
2005  All of the Firearms I have Ever Used (plus some support weapons), self-published


Residencies

2011 CFAP selected artist
2010 Klondike Institute for Art and Culture Residency, Dawson City, YK
2006 Visiting Artist Residency, Open Studio, Toronto ON
2006 CFAP (Canadian Forces Artist Programme) Selected Artist, Gagetown, NB w/2RCR


Education

2004 M.F.A., Visual Arts, York University, Toronto, ON
1999 Post-Graduate New Media Design Diploma Sheridan College, Oakville, ON (high honours/top candidate)
1997 B.F.A., Okanagan University College. Kelowna, BC (Granted through University of Victoria) (with distinction)


Awards

2010 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2010 Visual Arts Grant, Emerging, Ontario Arts Council

2007 Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2007 Visual Arts Grant, Emerging, Ontario Arts Council
2005 Visual Arts Grant, Emerging, Ontario Arts Council
2005 Samuel Sarick Purchase Prize, York University
2004 Art@Suite500, Purchase prize, Schulich School of Business
2003 Cambridge Galleries Juried Exhibition Juror’s Award
2002 York University Entrance Scholarship
1999 Silver Medal recipient, Sheridan College (Top Candidate)
1997 Helen Pitt award for graduating students
1997 Okanagan University College President's Purchase award
1996 Helen Pitt Fund For the Fine Arts scholarship


Articles/Reviews

2011 War Artist: Scott Waters, "Legion Magazine", March/April 2001
2010  Schechter, Fran, Pointed Politics, “Now Magazine”, November11-17, 2010
2010  Gessell, Paul, Beaverbrook’s Battles, “Telegraph-Journal”, Sept. 18, 2010
2010  Balzar, David, Arms Out, “Eye Weekly”, Aug. 04
2010  Sandals, Leah, The Guns Are Drawn, “The National Post”, July 24, AL 8
2009 Farahani, Mahtab Canadian artists unveil war art, “Army News”, Dec. 14
2009 Cole, Simon, Seen: Scott Waters @ LE Gallery, “Daily du Jour”, June 07
2009  Anderson, Jack, Review: Diabolique, “Canadian Art”, Winter 2009
2009  Dault, Gary, Gallery Going, "The Globe and Mail", June 06
2009 Painters help preserve images of conflict, "Army News", May 04 [tv]
2009 "Artist Interview", Cogeco Niagara "The Source", Mar 31[tv]
2009 Gessell, Paul, Move raises ghosts of Bomber Command, "The Ottawa Citizen", Jan. 31
2009 Littleton, Lori, War artist finds his sense of purpose, "St. Catharines Standard", Jan. 30
2008 De Palma, Kristen, Domestic Violence: Jet Fighters Rub Elbows With Floral Designs, "Pulse           Niagara", Vol. 22 No. 31
2008 Sandals, Leah, East-end Eclecticism, "The National Post", Mar. 22
2008 Balzer, David, Eye Candy, "Eye Weekly", Mar. 20
2008 Ghomeshi, Jian, CBC Radio One, "Q", Mar. 17
2008 Jager, David, Scott Waters Soldiers On, "Now Weekly" Mar. 13
2008 Balzar, David. "Toronto Life".  March 2008
2007 Muse, vol. XXVI, November 2007
2007 Martin, Lateef, [review of "The Hero Book"] "Matrix", Summer 2007, issue 77
2007 Carr, Angela, Men Behaving Badly, "Montreal Review of Books", Spring 2007
2006 Tousignant, Isa, Great Canadian publishers draw outside the lines, "Montreal Gazette"
2006 Enclosed Encounters of a Military Kind, "Border Crossings", Issue 100
2006 CBC Montreal (Radio Canada), "All in a Weekend", Nov. 04
2006 Graham, Hugh, The Horrors of WAR, "FFWD", Aug. 17
2006 Vocat, Daryl, Art Attack, "Dose" Jan. 30
2006 Davis, Kristina, Five new artists selected for CFAP reflect diversity in art, vision "The Maple Leaf", Vol. 09, No.05
2005 Priegert, Portia, Military Memoir, "eVent", Sept. 28
2005 Balzer, David, Eye Candy, "Eye Weekly", August 18
2004 Matt Bahen vs. Scott Waters, "Artfag" Issue 3, May
2004 Osborne, Catherine. Army Daze, "The National Post" April 24, TO 10