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Solo Exhibitions

Meanwhile, Space Place, Nizhny Tagil, Russia, 2019
New Works, Angell Gallery, Toronto, 2014
Vanishing Into Thin Hair, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2013
New Works, TIW Gallery, Toronto, 2012
Alex Kisilevich, Lianzhou Photography Festival, Lianzhou, China, 2011
Kallima, Angell Gallery, Toronto, 2011
Talking to People is Easy, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2009

Selected Group Exhibitions

Fall Forecast, Dianna Witte Gallery, Toronto, 2020
Measured Time, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2016
Photophobia Contemporary Moving Image Festival, Hamilton Artist Inc., Hamilton, 2016
Colors, Louis B. James Gallery, New York, 2015
Basically. Forever., Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan, 2014
Uncanny Worlds, OCAD University Onsite Gallery, Toronto, 2014
Locating Obscurity Photography Now, Angell Gallery, Toronto, 2013
Flash Forward 2012, Salt Edu, Portland & Flash Forward Festival, Boston, 2013
Young Portfolio 2012, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan, 2013
Flash Forward 2012, Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre, Toronto & Photo Fusion Gallery, London, UK, 2012
Constructed View, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2012
So Many Letdowns Before We Get Up, Platform, Winnipeg, 2011
Art@Suite 500, Miles S. Nadal Management Centre, Toronto, 2011
At the Boundary of the Self, OCADU Graduate Gallery, Toronto, 2010
Group Show, Angell Gallery, Toronto, 2010
One Hour Photo, American University Museum at Katzen Arts Centre, Washington DC, 2010
Dig it Up, Glendon Gallery, Toronto, 2010
Flash Forward 2009, Griffith Museum of Photography, Boston, 2010
When the Dust Settles, Angell Gallery, Toronto, 2010
1st Art! Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, 2009
Flash Forward 2009, Lennox Contemporary, Toronto & FotoWeek Central 4, Washington DC, 2009
Your Own Adventure, Gales Gallery, York University, Toronto, 2009
Looking Forward Looking Back, Gallery 44, Toronto, 2009
Betwixt, Switch Contemporary, Toronto, 2009
We Have a History, XPACE, Toronto, 2009
UpArt, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, 2008
Mise En Scene, O’Born Contemporary, Toronto, 2008
When Lightning Strikes Twice, XPACE, Toronto, 2008

Selected Awards

Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2020
Visual Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2018
Visual Artist Grant, Toronto Arts Council, 2016
Visual Artist Grant: Emerging, Ontario Arts Council, 2016
Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2015
Visual Artist Grant: Emerging, Ontario Arts Council, 2014
Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2014
Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, 2013
Visual Artist Grant, Toronto Arts Council, 2012
Samuel Sarick Purchase Award, York University, 2012
Visual Artist Grant: Emerging, Ontario Arts Council, 2012
Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2012
Jeune Tête D’Affiche, Dazibao, 2011
Portfolio Reviews Exhibition Award, Contact Photography Festival, 2010
Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2010
Graduate Scholarship, York University, 2009
National Winner of 1st Art!, BMO Financial Group, 2009
Dorothy Hoover Award, OCAD, 2009
Snap!Star, part of Magenta Foundation and Snap 08, 2008


MFA, Visual Arts, York University, 2011
BFA with Distinction, Photography, Ontario College of Art & Design, 2009
BFA Honours, Music, York University, 2007


Tapiola Guest Studio Residence, Finnish Artists Studio Foundation, Espoo, Finland, 2017

Artist Lectures

OCAD University, Toronto
TIW Gallery, Toronto
Université du Québec à Montréal, Montreal
York University, Toronto
Harbourfront Centre, Toronto
Gallery 44, Toronto


TD Bank Group
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
York University
Seneca College
BMO Financial Group

Selected Bibliography Publications & Press

See Yourself X, Human Futures Expanded, Black Dog Publishing, 2017 
Nowa Anatomia, Magenta #1, 2015
Flash Forward Tenth, Magenta Foundation, 2014
Alex Kisilevich: The Camouflaged Man, Online Article, Galo Magazine, April 27, 2012
Flash Forward 2012, Magenta Foundation, 2012
Blink Magazine, Issue #6, 2011
BlackFlash Magazine, Winter 2011
Alex Kisilevich & Geoffrey Pugen, esse, No 73 – Intercourse: Art as transaction, Fall 2011
Alex Kisilevich – Art, OTM Magazine, Issue 9, Fall 2011
Art Agenda: CONTACT reviews and other photography shows around Toronto,  May 11, 2011
Alex Kisilevich – To Do List, Toronto Life, May 2011
Flash Forward 2010, Magenta Foundation, 2010
Picture Perfect, enRoute, September, 2010
Artist Profile: Alex Kisilevich, Online Interview, Now Magazine, August 8, 2010
Le temps du miroir, Liberation, Parisian Periodical, June 1, 2010 & August 4, 2010
Contact: 2010, Television Interview, Fashion Television, May 8, 2010
Editor’s Pick, Where Magazine, April 2010
Canadian Art Magazine, Fall 2009
1st Art! 2009, Exhibition Catalogue, 2009
Flash Forward 2009, Magenta Foundation, 2009
Images of the Year 2008, American Photo, 2009
Alex is Back, XPACE, November 3, 2009
Bravo!News, Television interview, Bravo!, October 19, 2009
Alex Kisilevich in BMO 1st Art! and Flash Forward 2009, Flight + Hotel, October 15, 2009 Best Bet, Eye Weekly, October 8, 2009
Alex Kisilevich Named National Winner, online profile, Ontario College of Art & Design, August 31, 2009

Thank you to Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council and Toronto Arts Council for their generous support.