EDUCATION

2004    M.F.A. Painting, Boston University, Boston, MA

1999    B.F.A. Studio Art, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

EXHIBITIONS

2020    Deck the Walls!Newzones Gallery, Calgary, AB

2018    Art Toronto 2018, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2017    Art Toronto 2017, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2016    Art Toronto 2016, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015    Solo exhibition: New Paintings, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015    Art Toronto 2015, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015    Landscape/Cityscape, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015    Preview 2015, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2014    Hope, curated by Holly Fay, Art Gallery of Regina, Regina, SK

2014    2014 Convocation Exhibit, Athabasca University Main Building, Athabasca, AB

2014    Toronto International Art Fair, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2013    Solo exhibition: New Work, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2013    Toronto International Art Fair, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON

2012    Toronto International Art Fair, with Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, ON
2011    Solo exhibition: Stories from the Inner-city, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2011    Tom Hopkins Memorial Exhibition, Battat Contemporary, Montreal, QC

2010    Consigned work, Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC

2009    Solo exhibition: Night Paintings, Newzones Gallery, Calgary, AB

2008    Grand Opening, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2007    Consigned work, Newzones Gallery, Calgary, AB

2005    Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY

2005    Consigned work, Spike Gallery, New York, NY

2004    MFA Thesis Exhibition, Boston University 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

2003    Fresh PaintCopley Society of Art, Boston, MA

2003    The Art of Drawing, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA

2003    Limited Edition Multiples, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2002    Solo exhibition: Visage paysage, Maison de la Culture Mercier, Montreal, QC

2002    SunscreenNewzones Gallery, Calgary, AB

2002    New Gallery Artists, Galerie St-Laurent + Hill, Ottawa, ON

2002    Landscape Painting, Studio 21 Fine Art, Halifax, NS

2001    RBC New Canadian PaintingArt Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS

 

PRESENTATIONS  

2020    Joseph Siddiqi: Mindfulness with Fine Art, moderated by Dr. Sanath Mahawithanage, Centre for Mindfulness-Based Research and Practices, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka (virtual)

2015    IdeaLab.03, moderated by jake moore, Centre for Teaching and Learning, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

2014    CUPFA Microtalks: Light and Landscape, hosted by Lorraine Oades, Engineering and Visual Arts Building, Concordia University, Montreal, QC


GRANTS & AWARDS

2021    Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, Professional Development Grant

2019    Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, Professional Development Grant

2015    Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, Professional Development Grant

2012    Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, Professional Development Grant

2010    Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, Professional Development Grant

2009    Canada Council for the Arts, Visual Arts, Production Grant

2004    Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, Artist Grant

2003    Boston University, Dean's Scholar Award

2003    Boston University, Travel Grant to Madrid, Spain

2002    Boston University, Constantin Alajalov Graduate Scholarship

2002    Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, Visual Arts, Project Grant

2001    Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, Artist Grant

 

TEACHING

2007-Present    Part-time Faculty, Painting & Drawing, Department of Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

2018-2019        Enseignant, Arts plastiques, Département d'histoire de l'art et d'études cinématographiques, l'Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC   


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Andy Murdoch, ‘Video: Joseph Siddiqi takes his painting and drawing courses online’, Concordia NewsAugust 19, 2020.

Chris Hutchinson, In the Vicinity of Riches, Goose Lane Editions / icehouse poetry (Fredericton, New Brunswick, 2020), cover of poetry book. 

Terence Corcoran, ‘Joseph Siddiqi: New Paintings’, Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, 2015, exhibition text. 

Jason Franz, ed., International Painting Annual 4, Manifest Press (Cincinnati, Ohio, 2015), pp. 166, 168-9. 

Holly Fay, Hope, Art Gallery of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, 2014, exhibition catalogue. 

‘2014 Convocation Exhibit’, Athabasca University Thomas A. Edge Archives & Special Collections, Athabasca, Alberta, 2014, exhibition text.

Chris Hutchinson, A Brief History of the Short-Lived, Nightwood Editions (Gibsons, British Columbia, 2012), cover of poetry book.

Peter Simpson, ‘Siddiqi Shines at Galerie St-Laurent + Hill’, Ottawa Citizen - The Big Beat (online), July 19, 2011.

Naoufel Daghfous and Pierre Filiatrault, Le m@rketing, 2e édition, Chenelière Éducation inc. (Montreal, Quebec, 2011), cover of textbook, École des sciences de la gestion, Université du Québec à Montréal.

Richard Rhodes, ed., ‘Preview: A Canada-wide guide to the season's best exhibitions’, Canadian Art, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2009, p. 35.

Susan Blackman, ed., ‘Collectors' Guide to Gallery Events’, Canadian Brushstroke Magazine, Vol. 11, January/February, 2009, p. 27.

Chris Hutchinson, Other People’s Lives, Brick Books (London, Ontario, 2009), cover of poetry book.

Laurel MacMillan, ed., RBC Canadian Painting Competition: Ten Years, Friesens (Altona, Alberta, 2008), p. 75.

Danielle Poisson, ‘Joseph Siddiqi’, MV Biographies: Petits mots sur la vie et le travail de personnes de grand intérêt (blog), December 7, 2008. 

Pam Klicki, ‘In the Galleries: The Moderns’, Where Calgary, Vol. 21, No. 4, 2002, p. 37.

Suzanne Dubuc, ‘Visage Paysage: Une exposition de Joseph Siddiqi’, Les Maisons de la Culture de la Ville de Montreal, janvier-février, 2002, exhibition text.

COLLECTIONS

Athabasca University Art Collection, Athabasca AB 

Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa ON 

Colart Collection, Montreal QC 

Hotel Arts, Calgary AB

Private collections