A World in the City. Zoological and Botanic Gardens

Shelagh Keeley: Jardim Do Ultramar, Lisbon, Video, 2016; © Shelagh Keeley
Shelagh Keeley: Jardim Do Ultramar, Lisbon, Video, 2016; © Shelagh Keeley

Shelagh Keeley

Shelagh Keeley lives and works in Toronto after living 22 years in New York City and Paris. Her work is in many public collections including MoMA, New York; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Les Musées de la Ville de Paris; Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC; Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; and the Vancouver Art Gallery. 

Solo projects

MoMA Library and Archives, New York
Vancouver Art Gallery
Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art, Toronto

The Power Plant, Toronto 

Ryerson Image Center, Toronto

Group shows

Museu Coleccao Berardo, Lisbon

Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach 

Goethe Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Mumbai


Canada Council Long Term Grant

Visiting Artist, Dusseldorf Art Academy

AIGA50 Books/50 Covers, New York City

Artist in Residence, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

Shelagh Keeley: Jardim Do Ultramar, Lisbon, 2016; © Shelagh Keeley
Sahej Rahal: Forerunner, 2013; © Sahej Rahal; Courtesy of the artist and Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai
Jitish Kallat: The Infinite Episode, 2016, detail; © Jitish Kallat; Courtesy Galérie Daniel Templon, Paris – Brussels
Sonia Mehra Chawla: Moving Inwards, 2015; © Sonia Mehra Chawla; Courtesy of the artist, TARQ, Mumbai & Exhibit 320, New Delhi
Birgit Korn: Nepal (CC BY 2.0) via Flickr