The Artist

Selected Solo Exhibitions

(2016) Ken Danby: Beyond the Crease, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON

(2016) Ken Danby: Five Decades, Guelph Civic Museum, Guelph, ON

(2010) Homage to a Master, Odon Wagner Contemporary, Toronto, ON

(2008) The Graphic Works of Ken Danby, Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto, ON

(2004) Land, Water & Light: Ken Danby Landscapes, Joseph D. Carrier Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

(2002) Earth, Sky & Water: Ken Danby Landscapes, Bernarducci-Meisel Gallery, New York, NY

(2001) The Art of Ken Danby, Masters Gallery, Calgary, AB

(1998) Ken Danby: New Paintings, Joseph D. Carrier Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

(1997) Retrospective: Drawings & Watercolours, Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

(1990) Graphic Retrospective, Harris Gallery of Fine Art, Ottawa, ON

(1989) Gallery Moos, New York, NY

(1987) 25 Year Retrospective, MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, ON

(1983) America’s Cup Gallery, Newport, RI

(1980-82) Graphic Retrospective Exhibition, organized by the Art Gallery of Hamilton and circulated throughout Canada

(1977) DeVooght Galleries, Vancouver, BC

(1975) Damkjar-Burton Gallery, Hamilton, ON

(1974-75) Retrospective Exhibition organized by the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery and circulated throughout Southern Ontario

(1973) Continental Art Agencies, Vancouver, BC

(1972) William Zierler Gallery, New York, NY

(1969) Cologne Kunstmarkt, Germany

(1966) Galerie Godard Lefort, Montreal, QC

(1964-1985; near annually) Gallery Moos, Toronto, ON

(1961) Pollack Gallery, Toronto, ON

Selected Collections

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Montreal Museum of Fine Art

Art Gallery of Vancouver

Art Institute of Chicago

Toronto-Dominion Bank

United States Steel Company

Indianapolis Museum of Fine Arts

Pittsburgh National Bank

National Gallery of Canada

Art Gallery of Hamilton

Shell Canada

Canada Sports Hall of Fame

Hockey Hall of Fame, Toronto

Brooklyn Museum, New York

Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery

City of Jerusalem

Art Gallery of Guelph

Selected Awards

  • Golden Jubilee Medal (2002)
  • Order of Canada (2001)
  • Order of Ontario (2001)
  • 125th Anniversary Commemorative Medal of Canada (1992)
  • Jessie Dow Prize (1964)

Selected Bibliography

2016. Ken Danby: Beyond the Crease. Goose Lane, Fredricton, NB.

2010. Ken Danby: Homage to a Master. Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto, ON.

2004. Land, Water & Light: Ken Danby Landscapes. Mill Studios Corporation, Guelph, ON

2002. Sky & Water: Ken Danby Landscapes. Mill Studios Corporation, Guelph, ON.

2001. The Great Farewell, The Creation of Wayne Gretzky's Official Retirement Portrait. Mill Studios Corporation, Guelph, ON

1998. Ken Danby: New Paintings. Mill Studios Corporation, Guelph, ON.

1989. Adventures in the Abstract: The Paintings of Ken Danby. Gallery Moos, New York, NY.

1987. The Best Contemporary Canadian Art. Hurtig Publishing, Edmonton, AB

1984. Ken Danby: The New Decade. Stoddart, Toronto, ON.

1980. Ken Danby: The Graphic Work, Lithographs and Serigraphs. Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON.

1979. Screen Printing. Thames & Hudson, London, England

1978. Danby: Images of Sport. MacMillan Canada, Toronto, ON

1976. Ken Danby. Clarke Irwin, Toronto, ON

1973. High Realism in Canada. Clarke Irwin, Toronto, ON

1972. Four Decades. Clarke Irwin, Toronto, ON

1969. Magic Realism in Canada. University of Guelph, Guelph, ON

1966. Canadian Watercolours, Drawings & Prints. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON

1965. New Trends in Canadian Painting. Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen's University, Kingston, ON