Azza El Siddique
What is left is only water, 2019
Azza El Siddique
Begin in smoke, end in ashes, Helena Anrather, New York
Azza El Siddique
Detail of Fade into the sun, 2021
Azza El Siddique
All words are lies, 2019
Azza El Siddique
Detail of Fade into the sun, 2021
Azza El Siddique
Fade into the sun, 2021
Azza El Siddique
Detail of Fade into the sun, 2021
Azza El Siddique
fire is love, water is sorrow — a distant fire, Towards Gallery, Toronto

Bio 

Born

1984Khartoum, Sudan. Lives and works in New Haven, CT.

 

Education

2019Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2019Sculpture, Yale University School of Art, New Haven CT, MFA

2014Material Art and Design, Ontario College of Art and Design University, Toronto ON, BFA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2022In the place of annihilation, where all the past was present and returned transformed, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge MA solar evocation, Centre CLARK, Montreal QC

2021fire is love, water is sorrow — a distant fire, Torwards Gallery, Toronto, ON (Teto Elsiddique)

2019Begin in smoke, end in ashes, Helena Anrather, New York, NY

2018let me hear you sweat, Cooper Cole, Toronto, ON

2017Concave Conflux Convex, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON

2017Lattice be Transparent, 8eleven, Toronto, ON

 

Group Exhibitions

2022Last Call, Bradley Ertaskiran, Montreal QC

2021GTA21, Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto

2019Material Tells, Oakville Galleries, Toronto, ON

2019Too full to cry, Shin Gallery, New York NY

2019Ripe at Dawn, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

2019NADA Miami, Towards, Miami FL

2019NADA Miami, Parisian Laundry, Miami FL

2018Art Toronto, Projet Pangée, Toronto ON

2017An Orbit, The Drake, Toronto ON

2016Non-Objective, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto ON

2015Every So Often, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto ON

2014Surface/Surfacing, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto ON

2014Chautauqua School of Art Annual Student Exhibition, Fowler – Kellog Art Center, Chautauqua NY

2014Carrier: Out of Pocket, 1 Gerrard West, Toronto ON

201499th OCADU Graduate Exhibition, Ontario College of Art and Design University,Toronto ON

2014Process and Product, Make Works, Toronto ON

2012Graft, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto ON

201150th Anniversary Stem Cell Collaboration, Ontario Science Centre, Toronto ON

 

Awards and Residencies

2022Creation to Realization Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa ON

2021Creation to Realization Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa ON

2021Amant Residency, New York City NY

2020Silver Art Project, New York NY

2020Visual Arts Project Grant - Emerging, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto ON

2020Visual Arts Grant – Emerging, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto ON

2020MSA Vision Grant - Mid-South Sculpture Alliance, Chattanooga TN

2019The Lighthouse Works Fellowship, Fishers Island NY

2019Susan H. Whedon Prize, Yale School of Art, New Haven CT

2019Rapid Prototyping Grant, Yale Digital Humanities Lab, New Haven CT

2019Skowhegan Fellowship/Residency Award, Yale School of Art, New Haven CT

2019Blair Dickinson Scholarship, Yale School of Art, New Haven CT

2018Schickle – Collingwood Prize, Yale School of Art, New Haven CT

2017Harbourfront Centre, Toronto ON

2016Visual Arts Grant - Emerging, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto ON

2014Chautauqua School of Arts, Chautauqua NY

2014Ellen Adams Award, Ontario College of Art and Design University, Toronto ON

2014Harbourfront Centre, Toronto ON

2014Chautauqua School of Arts Residency Scholarship, Chautauqua NY

 

Lectures and Talks

2021MOCA Toronto, Toronto ON

2021School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts, Boston MA

2021Ontario College of Art and Design University, Toronto ON

2021Mid-South Sculpture Alliance Conference, Cincinnati OH

2020Gardiner Museum, Toronto ON

2018Brooklyn Rail - New Social Environments #47, Online

2019Lighthouse Works Artist Talk, Fishers Island NY

2018Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk CT

2017Lattice Begin Our Discussion, 8-11 Gallery, Toronto ON

2016Ontario College of Art and Design University,Toronto ON

2015Ontario College of Art and Design University,Toronto ON

Exhibitions

25 Apr–2 Jun 2019

Begin in Smoke, End in Ashes

Azza El Siddique

8 Sep–22 Oct 2022

Dampen the flame; Extinguish the fire

Azza El Siddique