GENERAL IDEA 1969-1994

BIOGRAPHY

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Performances

2003


XXX rose

, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, USA



1984


XXX bleu

, Centre d'Art Contemporarin, Geneva, SWITZERLAND



1982


P is for Poodle: The Milky Way from the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion

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O Kanada

, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, GERMANY

The Music Gallery, Toronto, CANADA


1981


The Honeymoon is Over

, A Space, Toronto, CANADA



1979


An Anatomy of Censorship

, Body Politic Rally, Toronto, CANADA;


De Appel, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS; Galerie Krinzinger, Innsbruck, AUSTRIA Galerie Lucio Amelio, Naples, ITALY Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, SWITZERLAND Art '79, Basel Art Fair, Basel, SWITZERLAND Modern Art Gallery, Vienna, AUSTRIA I.C.C., Antwerp, BELGIUM Agora Studios, Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS


1978


Glamour

, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UNITED KINGDOM


Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM Galeria Lucio Amelio, Naples, ITALY Zona Galerie, Florence, ITALY Galeria Laboratorio, Milan, ITALY Art '78, Basel Art Fair, Basel, SWITZERLAND


Towards an Audience Vocabulary

, Fifth Network/Cinquième Réseau, Toronto, CANADA


High Profile

, CN Tower, Toronto, CANADA



1977


Press Conference

, The Western Front, Vancouver, CANADA


Hot Property

, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, CANADA


Fleshed Out

, St. Lawrence College, Kingston, CANADA


The Ruins of the 1984 Miss General Idea Pavillion

, Kingston, CANADA


Glamour:


The Western Front, Vancouver Parachute Centre, Calgary 03 23 03, Montreal, CANADA


1976


New York Gossip

, A Space, Toronto, CANADA

Glamour

, Plug In, Winnipeg, CANADA



1975


Glamour

, Columbia University, New York, USA


Going thru the Motions

, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CANADA



1974


Art's Birthday/The Decca Dance

(in collaboration with Lowell Darling, Willoughby Sharp, Image Bank, Glenn Lewis and the New York Corres Sponge Dance School of Vancouver, Dr. Brute and Lady Brute of Banal Beauty Inc. and the Western Front, the John Dowd Fan Club, Ace Space Co. and others), Elk's Building, Hollywood, USA


Blocking

, The Western Front, Vancouver, CANADA



1972


Humpty Dumpty, For Example

, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, CANADA



1971


The 1971 Miss General Idea Pageant

, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CANADA



1970


A Frame of Mind

(AA Bronson and Kati Hewko), Simon Fraser University and Vancouver School of Fine Arts, Vancouver, CANADA


Gertrude Stein Memorial Events

(AA Bronson), Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, CANADA


Mantra/Naming Event

, Nightingale Gallery, Toronto, CANADA


What Happened

, Festival of Underground Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto, CANADA


The 1970 Miss General Idea Pageant

, Festival of Underground Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto



1969


A Purse Snatching

(Felix Partz) Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, CANADA


Laundromat Special #1

, Theatre Passe Muraille, Toronto, CANADA


Laundromat Special #2

(on the streets of Toronto), Toronto, CANADA


Match My Strike

, Poor Alex Theatre, Toronto, CANADA


Air Earth Fire Water Mantra

, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CANADA