Travis Shilling - Sunset Forest
Travis Shilling - Ice Huts, Lake Couchiching
Travis Shilling - Clouds Over Forest
Travis Shilling - Three Crows
Travis Shilling - Girl with Stripped Shirt
 
Travis Shilling - Ontario Farm
Travis Shilling - Stripes
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait II
Travis Shilling - (The Map)
Travis Shilling - Spring Marsh
 
Travis Shilling - Passing Storm
Travis Shilling - Afternoon Light
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait - Painting
Travis Shilling - Gary Farmer & Travis Shilling
Travis Shilling - Atom Egoyan & Travis Shilling at Opening Standing in front of Self Portrait I
 
Travis Shilling - Hunter's Sumacs
Travis Shilling - (Farmer)
Travis Shilling - (New Rules)
Travis Shilling - (Stump)
Travis Shilling - (Fishing)
 
Travis Shilling - (Wanderers)
Travis Shilling - Night in the Studio - Self Portrait
Travis Shilling - Evening Light
Travis Shilling - Mike Painting #5
Travis Shilling - Mike Painting #3, Skull
 
Travis Shilling - Mike Painting #1
Travis Shilling - Hay Field - Stormy Sky
Travis Shilling - Spring River II
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait with Brush
Travis Shilling - Vinton
 
Travis Shilling - Eliza
Travis Shilling - The Polka Dot Scarf
Travis Shilling - Lake Couchiching - Blue Clouds
Travis Shilling - Two Hay Bales
Travis Shilling - Mittons
 
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait on Blue
Travis Shilling - Mike in the Studio
Travis Shilling - Ice Huts - Nocturne II
Travis Shilling - Ice Huts - Nocturne I
Travis Shilling - Afternoon Shadows - Ice Huts
 
Travis Shilling - Afternoon Light - Ice Huts
Travis Shilling - The Last Hay Bale
Travis Shilling - Mike in the Throne
Travis Shilling - Ashley
Travis Shilling - Tonya's Pink Dress
 
Travis Shilling - Joanna in the Studio
Travis Shilling - Harvest I
Travis Shilling - Lake Couchiching
Travis Shilling - Harvest II
Travis Shilling - Break in the Sky - The Marsh
 
Travis Shilling - Friend from Australia
Travis Shilling - Sarah
Travis Shilling - Tonya's Feather Bowa
Travis Shilling - Tonya's House Coat
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait
 
Travis Shilling - Guest with Travis Shilling Painting, Joanna
Travis Shilling - Friends and family of the artist
Travis Shilling - Palettes
Travis Shilling - Winter Night
Travis Shilling - Tulips
 
Travis Shilling - The Sumacs
Travis Shilling - The Palette
Travis Shilling - The Oils
Travis Shilling - Table Top Joe
Travis Shilling - Stephanie
 
Travis Shilling - Self Portait II - 2005
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait I - 2005
Travis Shilling - Red Hat - Angela
Travis Shilling - My Friend
Travis Shilling - Lindsay
 
Travis Shilling - Late in the Night
Travis Shilling - Be
Travis Shilling - Autumn Moon
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait
Travis Shilling - Spring Thaw At Dusk
 
Travis Shilling - First Child
Travis Shilling - Spring Thaw - Reflection
Travis Shilling - Spring Thaw
Travis Shilling - Tonya's Coat
Travis Shilling - Tonya
 
Travis Shilling - The Poet
Travis Shilling - My Mother
Travis Shilling - Evening In The Studio
Travis Shilling - Emilly
Travis Shilling - Elsa
 
Travis Shilling - Tonya With Hat
Travis Shilling - Blue Sweater
Travis Shilling - Angela #2
Travis Shilling - Blue Coat - Floral Dress
Travis Shilling - Self Portrait
 

Travis Shilling

Travis Shilling was born in 1978 in Rama, Ontario. He is the youngest son, of the late, important First Nations Canadian artist, Arthur Shilling.As well as being self taught he has attended the Toronto School of Art, Toronto, Ontario and the Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas, Ontario. Travis is an extraordinary talent and continues to develop and forge his own path as a painter and artist.



Commissions/ Collections

Commissions:
Smithsonian Institute, National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, D.C., USA

Collections: The CPP Investment Board, Toronto
Orillia Museum of Art, Orillia, Ontario

Film - Bear Tung - The artist has also branched out into filmmaking and playwriting. His short film Bear Tung, which featured aboriginal actor Gary Farmer, was a selection in the 2011 National Museum of American Indian in New York.


Education
EDUCATION: Self Taught
Toronto School of Art, Toronto
Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas, Ontario  


Interviews/Publications/Residence
Star Portraits, BRAVO, Toronto, ON
First Nations Drum, Clint Bueler
The Muskoka Magazine, Article, March/April 2007
The Victoria Times, Review, June 1, 2006
Spirit magazine, Article, 2004 autumn issue
Digital journal, Article, 2004 summer issue
Peter Goddard, Toronto Star, May 1, 2003, Review/Interview
CBC TV News Program, Interview, 1999
Oh La La TV Program, Interview
Aboriginal Voices, Magazine, Interview
Port Perry Elementary School, Artist in Residence, 1996

ADDITIONAL INTEREST

Travis Shilling’s painting seen in Woody Allen film “You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger”.
Travis painting used on book cover for Joseph Gold “The Story Species”.
Bands that have used Travis’ paintings for album covers include:
Run With The Kittens “Myth In The Sky”.
Digging Roots “Spring To Come”
Tacoma Hell Farm Tragedy “Canter Canter”


Selected Biography
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:
2016      Arthur Shilling - Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, ON.
2016 Travis Shilling - Solo Exhibition, Ingram Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2016 Travis & Bewabon Shilling, Christensen Fine Art, Peterborough, ON.
2011 Travis Shilling, How To Drown A Fish at the Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON.
2010 The Shilling Show, South Hampton Art Gallery, South Hampton, ON.
2009 Totem, Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario
2009 First Nations Art, Art Gallery Of Ontario, Art Rental & Sales Gallery
2008 Group Show, Nick Whistler Gallery, East Sussex, England
2007 Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario
2007 Travis & Bewabon Shilling, Orillia Museum of Art & History, Orillia, Ontario
2007 Group Exhibition, The Gary Farmer Gallery, Sante Fe, New Mexico, USA
2006 Solo Exhibition, The Gary Farmer Gallery, Sante Fe, New Mexico, USA
2006 Arthur & Travis Shilling, Father & Son, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, ON.
2005 Travis & Bewabon Shilling, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario
2005 Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario
2004 Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario
2003 Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario
2001 Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art Toronto, Ontario
1999 Solo Exhibition, Lewis Hindle Fine Art Gallery, Orillia, Ontario
1998 Vincent Bomberry & Travis Shilling, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto
Group Exhibition, Princess of Wales Theatre, Toronto
1998/7 ANDPVA Group Exhibition, Toronto City Hall, Toronto
ANDPVA Group Exhibition, Sky Dome Festival, Toronto
1998 Group Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto
1997 Travis Shilling Solo Exhibition, Aboriginal Voices, Toronto
1997/6 Group Show, Toronto School of Art, Toronto
1995 Solo Exhibition, Stephen Leacock Museum, Orillia



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