Zachari Logan

Zachari Logan (born 1980, Saskatoon,SK, grad. MFA University of Saskatchewan 2008) is a Canadian artist working primarily in drawing, ceramics and installation.

His work has been exhibited in group and solo exhibitions throughout North America and Europe, including Eunuch Tapestry 5, Leslie-Lohman Museum, NY (2015), Sisi Boy, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna (2014), Folds, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London Uk (2014), Hanging Garden, cur. Rhiannon Vogl, Line Gallery, North Bay, ON (2014), Fugitive Garden, cur. Wayne Baerwaldt, Illingworth-Kerr Gallery, Calgary AB (2013), Metamorphosis / Passages, Daniel Cooney Fine Art, NY (2013), Androphilia Art Project: Vignette, NAFF-Athina Collective, elCultur Art Space, Athens (2011) and Beautiful Losers Project, Headquarters Studio, NY (2011).

Group exhibitions include Faceless, cur. Bogomir Doringer, De Markten, Brussels (2015), Mediamadik Fabriek, Amsterdam (2014) and Freiraum quartier21 International, Vienna (2013), The Name of Things, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon SK (2012), Melancholia, cur. Raul Zamudio, Pristine Galerie, Monterrey, Mexico (2012) and When I Grow Up, collaboration with Sophie Calle, Galerie Jean Roch Dard, Paris (2009).

Logan has attended residencies in Paris in conjunction with Galerie Jean Roch Dard, in rural Tennessee at Sassafras ARC/Liberty, in Calgary through ACAD’s Visiting Artist Program, in Vienna through both the Museum Quartier’s quartier21: Artist in Residence Program and the project space Schliefmuhlgasse 12-14, in London at the Angus-Hughes Gallery and most recently in Brooklyn at the International Studio and Curatorial Program. Logan's work can be found in public and private collections including the Art Gallery of Ontario, the McMichael Canadian Collection, Remai Modern (Saskatoon), TD Canada Trust (Toronto) and Cadillac Fairview (Calgary).


Zachari Logan's Website

Solo Exhibitions
2017
 
  • Title TBA, Slate Fine Art Gallery. Regina, Sk
 
  • Title TBA, Isolo17, Verona, Italy
 
  • Ossuary, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna, Austria
 
  • Paper, Skin, Leaves, Laurence Esnol Gallery. Paris, France
2016
 
  • A Natural History of Unnatural Things, Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery
 
  • The Loneliest Animal, A survey Exhibition (2010 - present) | Isolo17. Verona, Italy
 
  • Hypernatural, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
 
  • Wreath, New Art Projects, London, UK
 
  • A Garden of Lines, Scarfone/Hartley Gallery of Tampa University, Tampa, Florida
 
  • Exhibition / residency project, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna, ODD Residency Bucharest, Romania
 
  • Hang on Today and Lose Tomorrow (with Jane Buyers), AKA Artist Run, curated by Tarin Hughes. Saskatoon, SK
2015
  • Grotesques, Roq La Rue, Seattle, WA
 
  • Wildermann, Alan Avery Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
 
  • A Natural History of Unnatural Things Art Gallery of Regina, Regina, SK
 
  • Wunderkammer, Slate Gallery, Regina, SK
 
 
  • Eunuch Tapestry 5, Leslie-Lohman Museum, Wooster Street Window Gallery, New York, NY
 
  • The Gloaming Pt. 1, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford, SK
2014
  • Sisi Boy, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14. Vienna, Austria (Exhibition & residency project)
 
  • Folds, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London UK (Exhibition & residency project)
 
  • Hanging Garden, Line Gallery. Curated by Rhiannon Vogl. North Bay, Ontario
2013
  • Specimens, Pristine Galerie. Monterrey, Mexico
 
  • Fugitive Garden, Illingworth-Kerr Gallery. Curated by Wayne Baerwaldt. Calgary, AB
 
  • Trial & Error: Beautiful Losers, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14. Vienna, Austria
 
  • Metamorphosis, Daniel Cooney Fine Art. New York, NY
2012
  • Wilderness Tips, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14. Vienna, Austria
2011
  • Trauma & Other Stories, Daniel Cooney Fine Art. New York, NY
 
  • Disappearances, Galerie Jean Roch Dard. Paris, France
 
  • Androphilia Art Project, Naff Athina Collective. elCultur Art Space. Athens, Greece
 
  • Fable-ous, Headbones Gallery, Vernon, BC
2010
  • Duality, Artevistas, Barcelona, Spain
 
  • Beautiful Losers, Headquarters Studio, New York, NY
2009
  • Zachari Logan @ Envoy Enterprises, Envoy Enterprises, New York, NY
 
  • One Day At A Time: Drawing Project #1, Envoy Enterprises, New York, NY
 
  • The Myth of Pants, Galerie Jean Roch Dard, Paris, France
2008
  • Anxious Actor, Gordon Snelgrove Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK
2007
  • Play Boys, Craig Scott Gallery, Toronto Ontario
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017
2016
  • Bliss: Gardens Real and Imagined, Textile Museum of Canada Toronto, Ont
 
  • Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Kochi India. Curated by Wayne Baerwaldt
2015
  • Immortality & Vulnerability, Zhou B Art Centre, Chicago IL
 
  • Verona Art Fair, ISOLO 17, Verona, Italy
 
  • Faceless (touring exhibition), Curated by Bogomir Doringer. Brussels, Belgium & Belgrade, Serbia
2014
  • Faceless (touring exhibition), Mediamadik Fabriek, Amsterdam, NL
 
  • 11th Year Anniversary Show, Western-Project, Los Angeles, CA
 
  • 306er’s: A Wave From Saskatchewan, Dc3 Projects. Edmonton, AB
 
  • Infusion, Roq La Rue Gallery, Seattle, Washington
 
  • Alison Norlen, Clint Neufeld & Zachari Logan, Darrell Bell Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
 
  • Collection Gilles Balmet, Centre d'art contemporain de la ville de Fontaine, Grenoble. France
2013
  • Faceless (touring exhibition), Opening at Museums Quartier, freiraum quartier21 International. Vienna, Austria
 
  • New Work, Western-Project, Los Angeles, CA
 
  • Men Working: Collection of Allen Thomas Jr., Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone NC
 
  • Untitled Male id, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London, UK
 
  • Passages (curatorial project), Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York, NY
 
  • Outsiders, Artist by Artist Mentorship: Zachari Logan & Humboldt Magnussen, Mendel Art Gallery. Saskatoon, SK
2012
  • The Names of Things, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
 
  • Melancholia, Pristine Galerie. Curated by Raul Zamudio. Monterrey, Mexico
 
  • WinniPig, Antebellum Gallery, Los Angeles, California. Curated by Noam Gonick
 
  • Younger, Daniel Cooney Fine Art. New York, NY
2011
  • Cosmopolis, Pristine Galerie, Monterrey, Mexico
 
  • Muero el Perro, Pristine Galerie. Monterrey, Mexico
 
  • Domestic Queens, FOFA Gallery, Concordia University. Curated by Evergon. Montreal, Que
 
  • Drawings from Allen G Thomas Jr. Collection, Virginia Thompson Gallery. Curated by Linda Dougherty, Chief Curator, North Carolina Museum of Art
2010
  • Self-Exposure, Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York, NY
 
  • I See Myself In You, BRONX Art Space. New York, NY
 
  • Memento, Werkstatt Galerie, Berlin, Germany
 
  • Gasoline Rainbow, CS-13, Curated by Matthew Dayler. Cincinnati, Ohio
2009
  • When I Grow Up (*Collaboration with Sophie Calle), Galerie Jean Roch Dard. Paris, France
 
  • NUDE Manifest, Manifest Gallery. Cincinnatti, Ohio
 
  • Summer Camp II, Exile Berlin. Curated By Dan Halm. Berlin, Germany
 
  • Self, Identity 1: MFA NOW Exhibition, Praxis International. Miami, Florida
 
  • Figuration, Headbones Gallery, Toronto/ Definitely Superior, Thunder-Bay, Ont
 
  • Salon Du Dessin: contemporain, Palais de la Bourse. Paris, France
2008
  • FLATLANDERS , Saskatchewan artists on The Horizon, Mendel Art Gallery. Saskatoon SK
2006
  • Body Language, Lehmann Leskiw Gallery Toronto, Ont
 
  • Works on Paper, Neutral Ground, Regina SK
2005
  • Inaugural Drawers Selection, Headbones Gallery: The Drawers . Toronto, Ont
Bibliography
  • INDA 9: International Survey of Contemporary Drawing. Manifest Gallery Press. Cincinnati, Ohio. (2015)
  • Eunuch Tapestry 5, Leslie-Lohman Museum. Exhibition Catalogue. Forward by Hunter O’Hanian. (2015)
  • Cercle Magazine, Issue No. 3, Insects. Strasbourg, France. (2015)
  • Zachari Logan's "Wild Man", Juxtapoz Magazine (2015).
  • Blackflash Magazine. Interview with Rhiannon Vogl, Assistant Curator Contemporary Art, National Gallery of Canada. (2014)
  • Unfolding Beauty by Cristina Bogdan. Glass Magazine. London, UK
  • “Zachari Logan: Fugitive Garden” by JJ Kegan McFadden. C Magazine. Issue 121, Spring 2014.
  • “Kunststories: Don’t Be Gay” by Yasmin Szaraniec. The Gap Magazine. Vienna, Austria.
  • “Drawing, Drawing, Drawn: Drawn at Manifest Gallery”, by Jonathan Kamholtz. AEQAI Journal. May 2014 Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • “Portfolio: Zachari Logan” by Betsy Rosenwald University of Saskatchewan: Arts & Science Magazine, Spring 2014.
  • Collection Gilles Balmet. Exhibition Catalogue. Centre d'art contemporain, ville de Fontaine. Grenoble, France. (2014)
  • Faceless. Exhibition Catalogue. (2014)
  • “Zachari Logan Explores the Gender Spectrum Through Depictions of Nature”, by Nastia Voynovskaya. Hi-Fructose Magazine.
  • Filling Station, Issue 58, Cover image, Featured Artist. Calgary, Ab. (2014)
  • Grain Magazine. Issue 40.1, “The Issues Issue” Cover image, Featured artist. Saskatoon, SK (2013)
  • “The Names Of Things”, by Lissa Robinson. Exhibition Review. Galleries West. (2013)
  • “Zachari + Humboldt, A Conversation With Artists Zachari Logan and Humboldt Magnussen.” CARFAC Saskatchewan Newsletter. INDA 7: International
  • Survey of Contemporary Drawing. Manifest Gallery Press. Cincinnati, Ohio. (2012.)
  • Zachari Logan. Comprehensive catalogue. Introduction by British art-historian Edward Lucie-Smith. Rich Fog Publishing. (2012)
  • “Iridescences, Zachari Logan,” Antoine d’Avout. RAISE Magazine. Issue No. 12. Paris, France.
  • Toronto International Art Fair. Catalogue. (2012)
  • Aesthetica Creative Works: International Survey 2012. Aesthetica Magazine, London UK.
  • “To Thine own Self,” Julie Oakes, Vie Des Artes, Issue No. 225. Montreal, Que. (2012)
  • Gorgeous Gallery, David Leddick (Ed.) Bruno Grunder Publishing. Berlin (2012)
  • “Domestic Queens Project: Exhibition Review” C Magazine, Issue No. 111. (2011)
  • “Spotlight: Zachari Logan”, Martin Perry. Out There Magazine. Issue 3, London UK. (2011)
  • “The Faceless Project.” By Bogomir Doringer, FAAR Magazine, Belgrade, Serbia. (2011)
  • GOLDEN, Exhibition Catalogue. (Curatorial Project) Richard Fog Pub. Ottawa Ont. (2011)
  • Domestic Queens, Exhibition Catalogue. Commentary, Mark Clintberg. Galerie FOFA, Concordia University. Montreal Que. (2011)
  • 100 Artists Of the Male Figure. Eric Gibbons, Schiffer Publications, Atglen, PA. USA. (2011)
  • “Self-Exposure: Daniel Cooney Fine Art” The New Yorker, New York, NY. July 20th, 2010.
  • “Top Three Canadain Visual Artists” Maria Rondon. University of Ottawa, FULCRUM. 2010.
  • “Zachari Logan: Mmurm of Body”. VISIONS Magazine, March 2010. Beijing, China.
  • “Zachari Logan: L’homme, A Son Image.” PREF Magazine. Paris France. (2010)
  • A Eulogy for the Buoyant. Zachari Logan. Jack Pine Press, June 2010. (original poetry/drawings.)
  • “Fully Exposed: Manifest Debuts Revealing, Playful Nude.” by: Selena Reder. Cincinnati CityBeat,, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • “Zachari Logan”, by Roger Winstanley. PARQ Magazine, No.15. Oct 2009. Lisbon, Portugal.
  • When I Grow Up, (collaboration w/Sophie Calle) Exhibition catalogue. Galerie Jean Roch Dard. Oct. 2009. Paris, France.
  • NUDE Manifest, Exhibition Catalogue. Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati Ohio.
  • “Even Mary Magdalene” By William Johnson. CRUSH Magazine, June 2009. New York, NY.
  • FLATLANDERS: Saskatchewan Artists on the Horizon. Exhibit Catalogue, Mendel Art Gallery.
  • “Grinning And Baring It” By Robert Enright. Border Crossings, Issue No.103 Winnipeg, Man.
  • ‘Artist Postcard project’, Black flash magazine. issue 24.1 fall 2006.
  • “Spotlight Artist: Themes, Thoughts and Dialogue”. Mix Magazine 31.1, June 2006.
Selected Collections
  • Mendel Art Gallery (CA)
  • Saskatchewan Arts Board (CA)
  • University of Saskatchewan (CA)
  • SGI Collection, Line Gallery Collection (CA)
  • Leslie-Lohman Museum (US)
  • Bruce Bailey Fine Art (CA)
  • Allen Thomas Jr. (US)
Awards and Grants
2015
  • Creative Industries Grant, Creative Saskatchewan
2015
  • International Studio and Curatorial Program, Creative Saskatchewan / Mackenzie Art Gallery
2015
  • Alumni of Influence Award, Arts & Science, University of Saskatchewan
2014
  • Lieutenant Governor’s Award, Emerging Saskatchewan Artist 2014
 
  • Independent Artist Grant, Saskatchewan Arts Board
2013
  • Research/Creation Project Grant, Canada Council of the Arts
 
  • Travel Grant, Canada Council of the Arts
 
  • Travel Grant, Saskatchewan Arts Board
2012
  • Independent Artist Grant, Saskatchewan Arts Board
2012
  • Drawing Center: Viewing Program Member (Ongoing), New York, NY
2011
  • Research/ Creation Project Grant. , Canada Council for the Arts
2010
  • Figurative Painting Finalist, Fundació de les Arts. Barcelona, Spain
 
  • Independent Artist Grant, Saskatchewan Arts Board
2009
  • Independent Artist Grant, Saskatchewan Arts Board
 
  • Travel Grant, Saskatchewan Art Board
 
  • MFA-Now, International Painting Competition winner. New York, NY
2008
  • Graduate Thesis Award, Humanities & Fine Arts, University of Saskatchewan
2007-2008
  • Graduate Teaching Fellowship, University of Saskatchewan, Art & Art History.
2006-2007
  • Graduate Teaching Fellowship, University of Saskatchewan, Art & Art History
Artist Talks, Symposiums, and Teaching
2014
  • An Artist’s Success Story, Invitational Artist Talk: Canadian Art Alliance, SOFA. Chicago, IL
 
  • Figuration and Landscape in Contemporary Drawing, Alberta College of Art + Design, Extended Studies
 
  • Artist Talk. FOLDS, Angus-Hughes Gallery. London, UK
 
  • On The Table, In conjunction with The Drawing Center. New York, NY, Saskatoon Public Library
 
  • The Artist and The Curator: A Conversation with Zachari Logan & Rhiannon Vogl, Nipissing University. North Bay, Ont
 
  • Saskatoon & The World: Zachari Logan, Gardening in Vienna, University of Saskatchewan, Gordon Snelgrove Gallery
2013
  • Specimens, A Conversation With The Artist., Pristine Galerie, Monterrey, Mexico
 
  • On The Table, In conjunction with The Drawing Center. New York, NY, Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives, Banff Ab. & Alberta College of Art & Design Library, Calgary Ab
 
  • Artist Talk: Untitled Male id, Angus-Hughes. London, UK
2012
  • Artist Talk: ACAD Visiting Artist Program, Alberta College of Art and Design
2011
  • Trauma & Other Stories: Zachari Logan In Conversation with Lia Gangitano, Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York, NY
 
  • Artist talk/Symposium, Domestic Queens Project, FOFA Gallery. Concordia University. Montreal, Que
2010
  • Invitational Artist Talk Series, School of Visual Arts (SVA) New York, NY
2007-2008
  • Foundational Drawing 112.6, University of Saskatchewan
Residencies:
2016
  • Wave Hill Botanical Gardens, Bronx, NY
2015-16
  • University of Regina Artist in Residence, Regina, Sk.
2015
  • International Studio & Curatorial Program, (ISCP) Brooklyn, NY
2014
  • Artist Residency/Exhibition Project, Angus-Hughes Gallery. London, UK
 
  • Artist Residency/Exhibition Project, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14. Vienna, Austria
2012-2013
  • Ceramics Residency: Visiting Artist Program, Alberta College of Art & Design. Ceramics Dept
2013
2012
  • Artist Residency/Exhibition Project, Schleifmühlgasse 12-14, Vienna Austria
2011
  • Headbones Invitational Residency Program, Vernon, BC
2010
  • Sassafras Liberty/ARC Invitational Artist Residency, Liberty, Tennessee
2009
  • Drawing Residency: Galerie Jean Roch Dard, Paris, France