Annie Dunning
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  • 2005-2007    Masters of Fine Art University of Guelph (Guelph, ON)
  • 1993-1997    Bachelors of Fine Art Mount Allison University (Sackville, NB)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2018           Magic Lanterns, Capacity 3 Gallery, Guelph, ON
  • 2016           Echo/Locations, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener-Waterloo, ON
  • 2016           Sapsucker Sounds, ARTsPLACE, Annapolis Royal, NS
  • 2015           Sapsucker Sounds, Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON
  • 2015           Sapsucker Sounds, ODD Gallery, Dawson City, YK
  • 2014           Sapsucker Sounds, Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre, Kingston, ON
  • 2011           Foolproof Four: Superheroes of the Forest Floor, YYZ Artists' Outlet, Toronto, ON
  • 2010           Air Time: Live Re-Broadcast, Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2010           Air Time, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John's, NL (part of Sound Symposium XV)
  • 2007           Air Time, The MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, ON
  • 2005           The Mail Order Catalogue: Forest Fantasy, Paul Petro Multiples and Small Works, Toronto, ON
  • 2005           The Pigeon Homing Project, Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019           XX9, Fisch Haus, Wichita KS
  • 2017           Festival international des arts sonores City Sonic, Transcultures, Charloi, Belgium
  • 2017           Animal Intent, Apexart, New York, USA
  • 2013,2015  Art Athena Art Fair, Athens, Greece
  • 2012           Near Earth Object, Fair of Alternative Art Sudbury, Sudbury, ON with Julie Réné de Cotret
  • 2010           Show Bird, Owens Art Gallery, Sackville, NB curated by Sandra Margolian
  • 2010           The Secret World of Sci-Art, Ed Video, Guelph, ON
  • 2009           Tierperspektiven, Georg Kolbe Museum, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst and Souterrain,
                       Berlin, Germany
  • 2007           Goin’ Postal, Art Metropole, Toronto, ON
  • 2007           Woodlot, K/WAG 3rd Biennial K/WAG, Kitchener-Waterloo, ON curated by Sally McKay
  • 2005           Off Grid, The Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON

Workshops, Lectures and Residencies

  • 2017           Gallery 101 (Ottawa, ON) guest lecture on City Sonic #15, Belgium
  • 2015-16      University of Guelph, School of Environmental Sciences (Guelph, ON) artist in residence
  • 2015-16      Boarding House Arts Incubator (Guelph, ON) artist in residence
  • 2014           Sointula Art Shed (Sointula, BC) artist in residence
  • 2013-14      Boarding House Arts Incubator (Guelph, ON) artist in residence
  • 2010           Lakehead University (Thunder Bay, ON) artist lecture
  • 2010           Symposium of Art (Sackville, NB) Roundtable discussion: Why This Still Matters
  • 2010           Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery (Toronto, ON) FORUM panelist in conjunction
                       with the exhibition Adaptation: Between Species curated by Helena Reckitt
  • 2010           Sound Symposium XV (St. John’s, NL) artist lecture
  • 2006           Ontario College of Art and Design (Toronto, ON) artist lecture
  • 2005           Or Gallery (Vancouver, BC) Out of Office, Please Reply artist in residency


  • Canada Council for the Arts Explore and Create Grant 2018, 2015
  • Canada Council Arts Abroad 2017
  • Ontario Arts Council mid-career artist Project Grant 2017, 2012, 2008
  • Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Kenny Doren Award, 2016
  • Ontario Arts Council Media Arts Grant 2015
  • Canada Council for the Arts Travel Grant 2014
  • Ontario Arts Council Community Arts Grant with Janet Morton 2014
  • Ontario Arts Council Chalmers Professional Development Grant 2013
  • Ontario Arts Council Artists in Education Grant 2013, 2010
  • Federation of University Women Award University of Guelph 2007

Publications and Reviews

  • 2017           Vice, This is What Happens When Humans Use Animals to Make Art,
                       by Andrew Nunes February 27, 2017
  • 2017           Bedford+Bowery, Animals Become Artists and Collaborators,
                       by Cassidy Dawn Graves January 25, 2017
  • 2017           ABC7NY, Wild Art Exhibit in Tribeca Combines Efforts of Artists and Animals,
                       by Kemberly Richardson January 18, 2017
  • 2016           Ear on the Wave, Ink on the Spore, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery website,
                       interview with Crystal Mowry
  • 2017           Waterloo Region Record, The Unknowable Space, by Kurt Watkins May 20, 2016
  • 2016           Artist Residency Program Brings Together Art and Science, University of Guelph website,
                       by Andrew Vowles January 27, 2016
  • 2016           ODD Gallery, Klondike Institute of the Arts, Dream of Flying, exhibition catalogue, text
                       by Jeffrey Langille
  • 2015           La Rotonde, L’industriel et le naturel dans un même plat au Gallery 101,
                       by Alexandre Millaire March 16, 2015
  • 2015           Ottawa Citizen, Father Daughter Art Shows Make for Great Outing, by Peter Simpson April 3, 2015
  • 2014           The Bookmobile Book, edited by Courtney Dailey, Onya Hogan-Finlay, Leila Pourtavaf.
                       Self-published by The Bookmobile Collective
  • 2014           Modern Fuel, Sapsucker Sounds, exhibition catalogue, text by Julie Réné de Cotret
  • 2014           Kingston Whig Standard, Sapsucker Sounds and Cleaning House, by Kamille Parkinson.
                       Tues. April 8, 2014
  • 2013           Francophonies d'Amérique, Near Earth Object, cover image of a research journal published
                       by Ottawa University
  • 2011           Globe and Mail review by RM Vaughan Sat. Oct. 8, 2011
  • 2011           YYZ Artists Outlet, Autodeliquescent Superheros, exhibition catalogue, text by Emily Falvey
  • 2010           Owens Art Gallery , Show Bird, exhibition catalogue, text by Sandra Margolian
  • 2010           Eastern Edge, Air Time, exhibition catalogue, text by Sally McKay
  • 2009           Projektrum Souterrain, Tierperspektiven, exhibition catalogue text
                       by Friedrich Weltzin and Jessica Ullrich
  • 2008           Ich, das Tier, text by Heike Fuhlbrügge, Jessica Ullrich and Friedrich Weltzien Dietrich Reimer
                       Publishing, Berlin
  • 2007           Woodlot, on-line exhibition catalogue for the Kitchener- Waterloo Art Gallery's 3rd Biennial
  • 2006           Nog A Dod, a collection of artists' books edited by Marc Bell. Conundrum Press