John Coburn - The Apartment, NYC - Detail
John Coburn - The Apartment, NYC
 

John Coburn

BORN:

1957 HAMILTON, Ontario, Canada 


RESIDES:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada


EDUCATION:

Fine Arts, Georgian College, Ontario, Canada
The Instituto, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Two years painting & drawing, Paris, London, Ireland, Morocco


AUTHORED BOOKS
:

New York’s 100 Best Little Hotels, (3rd Edition), Universe Publishing, NY
Healing Hearts, A Tribute in Drawings by John Coburn, NYC, 2003
New York Neighbourhoods, The Globe Pequot Press, Saybrook, Connecticut, NY, USA
New York's 50 Best Places to Discover & Enjoy in Central Park, City & Company, NY, NY
Wanted Words, Jane Farrow, Stoddard Publishing, C.B.C., Toronto, Ont., Canada
New York's 60 Best Wonderful Little Hotels, (2nd Edition), City & Company, NY, NY


EXHIBITIONS AND COMMISSIONS:

2013 City & Country, JOHN COBURN & JOLENE KESSLER Art Exhibition, Artscape Wychwood, Toronto, Ont.
2012/2011City & Country, Solo Art Exhibition, Artscape Wychwood, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2011Healing Hearts, Sciame Construction, 14 Wall Street, New York, NY, USA
2010  Macy's TV Commercial, NY, NY, USA
2009 The Scotia Bank, Canada, Caribbean, Billboard & Web Advertising
2008 Film book-Pontypool, Directed by Bruce McDonald, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2007 British GQ Magazine, Monthly Wine Column
2007 Coburn-The Salon Exhibition, John Steinberg and Associates, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2007 The Landscape, group exhibition, Beckett Fine Art Ltd , Oakville, Ontario, Canada
2006 Paris & New York in Oakville, Beckett Fine., Oakville, Ontario, Canada
2006 Solo Exhibition Opening April 4th, Printemps Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
2006 150 Drawings & Paintings, Beckett Fine Art Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2005 NHL Limited Edition Print, Commissioned by NHL Head Office, New York, NY
2004 November 20-December 4 - Solo Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2004 The Balvenie Scotch Distillery Company, Scotland/New York
2004 The Watercolours & Drawings Art Fair, Park Lane Hotel, London, England
2004 World Trade Centre, Memorial Site Competition, New York
2003 UK Presentation of ”Healing Hearts”Book, London, England
2003 St. Paul’s Chapel, New York, NY, Drawings from the book, “Healing Hearts”
2002/01 THE NEW YORKER GALLERY, Curator: Stanley Ledbetter, Group Show, New York, NY, USA
2002 Lois and the Kid, Star TV, Drawings for animated shorts, Toronto, Canada
2001 Star Television Animation Series,”Idol Chatter”, Chuck Gammage Animation, Toronto
2001 New York City: Paintings & Drawings, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2001 Saatchi & Saatchi, London, England
2000 The New Yorker, Corporate Gift for Saks Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

2000 N.H.L. Visions of Hockey, Toronto, Ont., Canada (Commission)

2000 Robbie Williams Concert Tour, London, England (Silkscreen Prints)

2000 Book Plate; The Ernest Lilienstein Library, Sociology Dept., York University, Canada
1999 Central Park Exhibition & Book Launch, Tavern on the Green, New York, NY

1998 Coburn's New York, The Madison Club, New York, N.Y.

1998 Coburn's New York, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1997 New York's 50 Best Wonderful Little Hotels, Exhibition/Book Launch, Beckett Fine Art

1997 New York's 50 Best Wonderful Little Hotels, The Mansfield, NY, NY

1997 Gallery Launch Exhibition, Beckett Fine Art, Toronto

1996 "Crawford Shilling Coburn", Beckett Gallery, Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver, B.C.

1995 Gallery Frazer, Toronto

1995 Art 54, Soho, New York, NY., USA

1993 Toller Cranston's Studio, Toronto

1992 Helen Barnes Gallery, Oakville, Ontario

1989 Grafton Street, Dublin, Ireland

1989 Beckett Gallery Ltd., Hamilton, Ontario

1988 Queen West Studios, Toronto

1988 Miniature Show, Del Bello Gallery, Toronto

1987 Queen West Studios, Toronto

1984 National Arts Centre, Ottawa, Ontario

1981 Bellair Gallery, Toronto

1979 Leo Kamen, Craighurst, Ontario

1978 Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario


SELECTED COLLECTIONS:

Givenchy, Tokyo, Japan
St. Paul’s Chapel Memorial Museum, in Honor of September 11th, New York, NY
Saks Fifth Avenue, NY, USA
Robbie Williams, London, UK
Andy Franks, 2004 Concert Tour Manager of the Year, London, UK
Joseph Mimran, Toronto, Canada
Lyndon Hunt, London, UK
EMI Music, London, UK
Robert DeNiro, Tribeca Productions, NY, USA
Central Park Conservancy, NY, USA
Allen Sperry- Manhattan Intelligence, NY, USA
The Toronto Star, Toronto
Chuck Gammage Animation, Toronto
Amsterdam Brewery, Toronto
Gears Finance, NY, USA
Masayoshi Kato, Gifu, Japan
Glen Corporation, Toronto

"These drawings are sunshine of the mind." George Booth, The New Yorker

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