Jonathan Syme


Jonathan Syme, originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, received his BFA from the Alberta College of Art and Design. He makes paintings, sculptures and installation works. Syme currently lives and works in Vancouver, BC.

He has recently shown at the Initial Gallery, Monte Clark Gallery, WAAP, Equinox Gallery, Goethe Institute FIT Container, 304 Days and CSA Space.

Jonathan Syme | b. 1978

2002 Bachelor of Fine Art, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB.

2014 The Never Thriving of Jugglers, Initial Gallery, Vancouver BC
2010 New Work, Jeffery Boone Gallery. May – June, Vancouver B.C.
2009 Semantics of Simplicity, Jeffery Boone Gallery. February 12- March 8, Vancouver, BC.

2014 Sincerely Yours. Site specific installation Monte Clark Gallery Container. Vancouver, BC
2013 Down On The Corner Presents: Jonathan Syme. Site specific installation Gene Café Curated by Guadalupe Martinez and Kate Moss. Vancouver, BC.
The Pleasure of Devouring That Which Plagues You. Edition of Sculptures. WAAP, Vancouver, BC
AS IT IS Featuring Jeremy Hof, Vanessa Maltese, Deirdre McAdams, Sean Mills, Jonathan Syme and Angela Teng. WAAP Vancouver BC
2012 Cut and Paste: An Exhibition of Canadian Collage Equinox Gallery. Vancouver, BC.
Monument to the Dry Exchange FIT Container, Goethe Satelite Vancouver BC
Chief on Top of the Chief, Group show Miracle and Connely, Vancouver BC
Group Show, Miracle and Connely, Vancouver BC
Long Legged Streak of Misery, Miracle and Connely Vancouver BC
Cut and Paste Collage Show, Equinox Gallery Vancouver BC
Lucky’s Books Group show. Lucky’s Books Vancouver BC
The Cheaper Show 10 Juried Exhibition. June, Vancouver BC
2011 A Good Day For Horse Races Group Show. East Van Studios. Vancouver, BC.
The Fair International Contemporary Art In Vancouver The Waldorf Hotel. Vancouver BC.
Orbiculus Andrew Dadson and Jonathan Syme. Curated by Victor Wang 304 Days Gallery Vancouver B.C.
2009 Spring Salon, Jeffery Boone Gallery. June – July, Vancouver, BC
Distortion, Hotel Gallery. Curated by Keith Wecker, June. Vancouver, BC
2005 Paintings and Wall Drawings, Goon Pack Boutique. Self Curated, September, Vancouver BC.
Sex, Power and Eroticism. Exit Gallery. February, Durango, Colorado.