News

2020


    • A solo exhibition of new drawings, Studies in Sunlight, will be exhibited at the Mira Godard Galley, Toronto,
      The exhibition has been postponed until further notice.



  • A major new painting will be exhibited in the group exhibition, 2020 / Spirit Doubles, at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto.
    March 7th – 28th
    A catalogue with essays by Dr. Eva Seidner will be available.



Junction Girl


  • New work will be included in the exhibition, Preview 2020, at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto. January 11th – February 1st


Mira Godard Gallery

 

2019


  • New work will be included in the exhibition, Interiors, at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto. June 22nd – September 7th


2017


  • A photograph by Joseph Hartman of Michael Thompson’s former Oakville studio has been included in Hartman’s new publication titled, The Artist’s Studio.



  • A solo exhibition of new paintings will be
    shown at the Mira Godard Gallery Toronto.
    Oct 21st – Nov 18th.


Morning Sun


  • The Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives in Brampton has acquired through private donation seven of Michael Thompson’s drawings for the permanent collection.

Morning Sun


  • New artwork will be exhibited with the Mira
    Godard Gallery at the Toronto International
    Art Fair, Oct 27th – 30th.

Mira Godard Gallery


  • The McIntosh Gallery at Western University
    has acquired the drawing, Scissors 1979, for
    it’s permanent collection.

Morning Sun


  • A new painting will be included in the exhibition
    The Still Life Show at the Mira Godard Gallery,
    Toronto, July 8th – September 9th.


Mira Godard Gallery

2016


  • New paintings will be exhibited with the Mira
    Godard Gallery at Art Toronto, Oct 28th – 31st.


Mira Godard Gallery


  • The drawing Light on a Wall will be included in
    the exhibition Picturing Wellness at the McMaster
    Museum of Art, Jan. 5th – Mar. 26th.


Light on a Wall

2015


  • A solo exhibition of new drawings titled Drawing
    will be shown at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto,
    October 17th – November 7th.
    Catalogue available



  • A photograph of Michael Thompson’s studio will be
    included in the exhibition Joseph Hartman: Artist Studios
    at the Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto.
    September 19th – October 17th.



  • The painting Priest and Black Dog will be included
    In the Artist and Model exhibition at the Mira Godard
    Gallery, Toronto, March 21st – April 18th.
    Catalogue available



2014


  • The painting Girl with a Hole in Her Stocking
    has been reproduced on the cover of the new novel,
    Demonios Familiares, by the internationally
    acclaimed Spanish author Ana Maria Matute.




  • The painting Siesta has been reproduced on the
    cover of the novel Primera Memoria by the author
    Ana Maria Matute.




  • New work will be exhibited with the Mira Godard Gallery
    at the Toronto International Art Fair, October 24th – 27th


Mira Godard Gallery



  • Recent paintings will be included in the exhibition
    The Landscape Show at the Mira Godard Gallery,
    Toronto, June 7th – September 6th.


Mira Godard Gallery


2013


  • A solo exhibition of recent paintings will be on view
    at the Mira Godard Gallery,
    Toronto, October 19th – November 9th.


Rain on Mount Nemo



  • New paintings will be exhibited at the
    Toronto International Art Fair,
    October 24 – 27th.


Girl in Blue



  • Recent paintings will be included in the exhibition
    Painting the Figure at the Mira Godard Gallery,
    Toronto, June 29th – September 7th.


Woman with a pearl earring



  • The drawing Soapdish, 1990, will be included
    in the exhibition Close Encounters
    at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery,
    December 14th 2012 – March 17th 2013.


Soapdish



  • Two new paintings will be included in the exhibition
    Preview 2013 at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto,
    January 12th – 26th.


Bleury street rooftops


2012


  • New paintings will be exhibited with the
    Mira Godard Gallery at the Toronto International Art Fair,
    October 26th – 29th.


Mira Godard Gallery



  • Paintings and lithographs will be included in the exhibition Painters – Printmakers at the Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto,
    June 23rd – September 8th.


Black Velvet Ribbon


2011


  • The Mira Godard Gallery in Toronto is now the
    exclusive agent for Michael Thompson’s artwork.


Mira Godard Gallery



  • The McMaster Museum of Art in Hamilton
    acquires the drawing Light on a Wall for its permanent collection.


Light on a Wall


2010


  • The Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa acquires
    the drawing Woman with Eyes Closed for its permanent collection.


Woman with Eyes Closed



  • The Vancouver Art Gallery acquires the painting
    L’Hotel Dieu for its permanent collection.



L'Hotel Dieu



  • The McMaster Museum of Art in Hamilton acquires
    the drawing Filmores Hotel for its permanent collection.


Filmores Hotel