Tony Romano

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I Recline Like A Worker Dreaming, 2012 Red Oak 60 X 54 X 50" © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
© Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
Installation view, 2012 © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
O Little Tree, What Misery You Will See, 2012 Painted And Welded Metal On Wood Base 44 X 45 X 41" © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
By Any Other Name , 2012 Digital Hd Video/ Michael Le Blanc Director Of Photography 7 Minutes © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
Untitled (Gate), 2012 Painted And Welded Iron 38 X 95" © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
Installation view © Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
Work Boots , 2010 C Print © Tony Romano
Good Night My Love , 2007 35mm Installation With 7” Vinyl And Sign © Tony Romano
Lost Rose , 2005 35 Mm Film © Tony Romano
Beautiful Monster , 2010 16 Mm And 35 Mm Film 30 Min. © Tony Romano
Mountain , 2006 C Prints © Tony Romano
Bankrupt , 2006 © Tony Romano
Johnny Young / William Judge , 2007 7” Vinyl © Tony Romano
Pinocchio , 2010 © Tony Romano
© Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery
Quick Facts
Lives in
Toronto, Canada
Works in
Toronto, Canada
Representing galleries



B.F.A. (Major in Intermedia) Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design


2010 Notary Moon, MacLaren Art Gallery, Barrie, ON
a fist full of flies, Diaz Contemporary Toronto, ON
False Creek, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2008 T&T, Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto, ON
Last Act, Articule, Montreal, QC
Onward Future, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON
Onward Future, London Museum, London, ON
2007 New Work, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
2006 Three Tales, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
2004 Return, Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Oversea/Underground, Neon Gallery, Brosarp, Sweden
T&T/Arrival, Kulturhust, Stockholm, Sweden
Playtime, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
Carchitecture, collaboration with Tyler Brett, ITT- EN Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Tony Romano/Marcel Duchamp, Trylowsky Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2002 White Hairy Tree, collaboration with Shayne Ehman, The Ministry of Casual Living Gallery, Victoria, BC
Evanescent Rumors, Zsa Zsa Gallery, Toronto, ON
Presented by Fado as part of the Public Spaces/ Private Places series.
Dance With Me / If By Chance, The Blinding Light Cinema Vancouver, BC
Punch, Concourse Media Gallery, Vancouver, BC


2009 Goodbye to Romance, Mercer Union, Toronto, ON
Air Conditioned Jungle, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
The Way I Are, Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto, Scarborough, ON
2008 You Don’t Really Care for Music, Do You?, Red Bull Projects, Toronto, ON
Everything will be OK, No. 9 Projects, Toronto, ON
T&T (Tyler Brett and Tony Romano), Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON
2007 Click/Shift/Enter, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
MACO, Mexico Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City
2005 Inaugural Group Show, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, ON
Weathervane, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON
Weathervane, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON
Video Awards 2005, Plus Gallery, Nagoya, Japan
Dedicated to You, But You Weren’t Listening, Power Plant
Contemporary Gallery, Toronto, ON
2004 The Island and the Cave, Kunstbuero Gallery, Vienna, Austria
2nd Site, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON
The Island and the Cave, White Columns, New York, NY
Republic of Love, Power Plant Contemporary Gallery, Toronto, ON
On a Journey, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Drawing on Architecture, Atelier Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
The Straight or Crooked Way, Royal College of Art Gallery, London U.K.
Explorations In Psychic Geography, Or Gallery, Vancouver B.C.
2002 Traspie, Galeria Santa Fe, Bogota, Colombia
What’s love got to do with it?, The Butchershop Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Projet Projo 2, Studio 303 Gallery, Montreal, QC
Beyond Terminal City, VTO Gallery, London, U.K.
Video Night, Beat Bar Gallery, London, U.K.
Emily Carr Graduate Exhibition, Charles H. Scott Gallery. Vancouver, B.C.
The Proposal Show, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
Let’s Span Time, No Brow Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
House Work, Duck Space Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.


2003 Open Circuits, Vancouver Electronic Music Festival, Vancouver, B.C.
Images Festival, Innis College, Toronto, ON
Interpretative Music for Paintings, 1066 Project Space. Toronto, ON
2002 Another Slide Show, Art Gallery of Ontario. Presented by Instant Coffee. Toronto, ON
2001 Love Songs, In collaboration with Tyler Brett, Sugar Refinery, Vancouver, B.C.
Audio Rewrite Under Surveillance. In collaboration with Tyler
Brett, Sugar Refinery, Vancouver, B.C.
Free Meat, Western Front, Vancouver, B.C.


2008 Rhodes, Richard. "Toronto Now" Canadian Art, Toronto (Volume 24, #4. Winter 2007)
Burman, Monika. “T&T: Tech and Trees” MAG, Toronto (March 08)
2007 Dault, Gary Michael. “Crammed show burdened by weighty references” Globe and Mail, Toronto.
Madsen, Bjarke. “Low-key Tony Romano” NOW, Toronto.
2006 Jager, David. “Movie Mash-Up”, Now, March 9-15, Toronto
Dault, Gary Michael. “Tony Romano”, Art News, June 2006
Balzer, David. Eye Candy, Eye Weekly, Toronto
2005 Goddard, Peter. “A dose of conceptual art lite“ Toronto Star, Toronto.
Milroy, Sarah. Weathervane, The Globe & Mail, Toronto.
2004 Garel, Beel “Den estetiska undergågen” Malmö Kvällsposten,10/02/04
Lembke, Christopher. “Landskapsbilder och samhällen på grafi ska blad” Ystads Allehanda 9/4/04
Jönsson, Dan. “T&T” C-Magazine issue #84, Winter 2004
Ryan, Julie. “The Cave and the Island” C-Magazine issue #84, Winter 2004
Sinclair, Eric. “Tankar om ett alternativt liv”
Kristianstadsbladet, Kristianstadt, Sweden, 9/30/04
Jönsson, Dan. “Utopi eller satir?” Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, Sweden, 9/25/04
Wilson, Andrea Jo. “Tony Romano” Hive Magazine, Summer 2004
Laurence, Robin. “Drawing on Architecture” The Georgia Straight”, Vancouver, 10/2/03
T&T/Carchitecture: Tyler Brett and Tony Romano in conversation
with Patrik Andersson”, Art Files Magazine, Winter/Spring 2004
Sworn, Corin. “Mark Leckey/Tony Romano” C Magazine issue #81
2003 Bentley Mays, John. “Tony Romano” Lola, issue # 14. Toronto, Winter 2002-2003
2001 Ward, Holly. “Looking For Love At The Blinding Light! Cinema“
Terminal City #9, Vancouver, 9/6/01
Paterson, Andrew J. “Taking Time Enough,“ Lola, issue #8, Toronto, Winter 2001


Art Bank, Canada Council
Royal Bank of Canada
Bank of Montreal

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