Part-time Professor, Painting and Drawing, Studio Arts
Joseph Siddiqi was born in 1972 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He attended the École National des beaux-arts de Bourges in France, received a BFA in Studio Art from Concordia University, and an MFA in Painting from Boston University. He lived and worked in New York before joining the Studio Arts faculty at Concordia University, where he teaches courses in Painting and Drawing, including a special topics course, Materials and Techniques for the Contemporary Painter.
Solo exhibitions of his work have been held at Mira Godard Gallery in Toronto (2015), Galerie St.-Laurent and Hill in Ottawa (2013, 2011), and Newzones Gallery in Calgary (2009). He has received awards from the Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, and the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation. His work is represented in private and corporate collections including: Athabasca University Art Collection, Alberta; Colart Collection, Montreal; Hotel Arts, Calgary; and the Canada Council ArtBank, Ottawa. He lives and works in Montreal and is represented by Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto.
PTNG 399/499: Materials and Techniques for the Contemporary Painter
Thursdays, 13h30-17h30, VA-317