Daryl Vocat
241 Logan Ave.
Toronto, ON.
M4M 2N2

Education
2001 Master of Fine Arts, York University, Toronto, ON.
1999 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Regina, Regina, SK.

Solo Exhibitions
2009 The Secret of the Midnight Shadow, Latitude 53, Edmonton, AB.
The Translator’s Conundrum, Definitely Superior Gallery, Thunder Bay, ON.
2008 Building A Foundation, George Gilmour Members’ Gallery, Open Studio,
Toronto, ON.
Pact for Adventure, Art Metropole, Toronto, ON.
2007 The Translator’s Conundrum, Thrush Holmes Empire, Toronto, ON.
2006 The Secret of The Midnight Shadow, York Quay Gallery Project Room, Toronto, ON.
The Translator’s Conundrum, Robert Langen Art Gallery, Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, ON.
Practical Associations, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL.
Practical Associations, Malaspina Printmakers Society, Vancouver, BC.
2005 Practical Associations, Open Studio Sales Gallery, Open Studio, Toronto, ON.
Practical Associations, James K. Bartleman Art Gallery, White Mountain Academy, Elliot Lake, ON.
A Boy’s Will, Art Metropole, Toronto, ON.
2003 Perfectly Normal, SNAP (Society of Northern Alberta Printmakers,) Edmonton, AB.
Another Fun Idea, Gallery X, Toronto, ON.
2002 Perfectly Normal, Pleasure Box, Pridevision TV, Toronto, ON.
Rules of the Playground, Open Studio, Toronto, ON.
2001 Perfectly Normal, MFA Thesis Exhibition, West Wing Art Space, Toronto, ON.
1999 Scout, A collection of prints, Gay and Lesbian Community Centre, Regina, SK.
Queer-ish, an installation of new work, Neutral Ground Artist Run Centre, Regina, SK.

Selected Group Exhibitions
2008 Best of 2007, An Exhibition of Award Winners from the 2007 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, FCP Gallery, Toronto, ON.
Further: Printmaking at the Edge, RJ Reynolds Gallery, Sawtooth Center for Art, Winston-Salem, NC. USA
2007 Further: At The Edge, Hanmi Photograph Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Playing in Traffic, curated by Archive Gallery, Red Bull Music Academy, Toronto, ON.
Further: Contemporary Print Art, Kunstraum Wohlleb, Vienna, Austria
The William Huffman Award for Excellence, group exhibition, Archive Inc. Gallery and Art Library, Toronto, ON.
2006 Further, Artists from Printmaking at the Edge, Salem Fine Arts Center, Winston-Salem, NC. USA
Diversity and Solidarity, I Gallery, New York, NY. USA
Paper Politics Brooklyn: An exhibition of politically and socially engaged printmaking, 5+5 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
2005 Making History, 125 King St. E., Toronto, ON.
Modern Day Myths, Case Studies Vitrines, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON.
2004 Propagandista: The Manufacturing & Dissemination of Propaganda, Toronto Free Gallery, Toronto, ON.
X-Folder, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, Corner Brook, NL.
2003 The Michael Jackson Project, Zsa Zsa Gallery, Toronto, ON.
Drawing Attention, S.P.I.N. Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2002 Crafts! Crafts! Crafts! Artist’s craft show, Zsa Zsa Gallery, Toronto, ON.
Tongue in Chic, S.P.I.N. Gallery, Toronto, ON.
2001 I Believe In The Good of Life, Closing exhibition, West Wing Art Space, Toronto, ON.
Backstabber, Ides of March Show, Art Metropole, Toronto, ON.
2000 Cigar Box Show, Neutral Ground Artist Run Centre, Regina, SK.
Generation Next(1), Works From the Next Generation of Regina Artists, Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, SK.

Selected Awards/Purchases
2008 Open Studio Print Award, First prize Winner, Toronto, ON.
Work Purchased for the Special Collections Department of the University of Saskatchewan Library, Saskatoon, SK.
Work Purchased for the National Gallery of Canada Library & Archives, Ottawa, ON.
Work purchased by the Framework foundation for Timeraiser Art Auction,
Toronto, ON.
2007 Grants to Visual Artists, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto, ON.
Work purchased for the City of Toronto Fine Art Collection, Toronto, ON.
Work purchased for the permanent collection of the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC.
Work purchased for the Saskatchewan Arts Board permanent collection, Regina, SK.
Murray Koffler, Founding Chairman’s Purchase Award, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON.
Work purchased by the Framework foundation for their timeraiser art auction
2005 Grants to Visual Artists, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto, ON.
Visual Arts Creation/Production Grant, Canada Council, Ottawa, ON.
Work purchased by the Framework foundation for their timeraiser art auction
2004 Visual Arts Grant for Emerging Artists, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto, ON.
2003 Grants to Visual Artists, Toronto Arts Council, Toronto, ON.
2001 Research Costs Fund Recipient, York University, North York, ON.
Research Costs Fund Recipient, York University, North York, ON.

Reviews, Press Coverage
2008 Daryl Vocat The Last Boy Scout, by Sven Fortmann, Lodown Magazine, No. 59 Dec 2007/Jan 2008, Berlin, Germany
2007 From the Inside Looking Out, by Sholem Krishtalka, Xtra! #591, June 21, 2007, Toronto, ON.
2006 York Quay Double Play, by Stephanie Rogerson, Now, December 21 - 27, 2006, Vol. 26, No. 16, Toronto, ON.
Rhizomatic Change: Daryl Vocat’s Propaganda, by Ken Moffatt, Canadian Association of Schools of Social Work, York University, Toronto, ON.
Equally inspired by Hootie and Hockney, by Julia Dault, National Post, Thurs. Jan 19, 2006, Toronto, ON.
It’s a Boy’s Life (and other lies): Daryl Vocat’s Imperiled Masculinity, exhibition essay, by RM Vaughan, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NFLD.
2005 Scouting New Meaning, by RM Vaughan, National Post: Toronto, Sat. Oct. 8, 2005, Toronto, ON.
2003 Scout’s Honour, by Agnieszka Matejko, Vue Weekly, April 3-10, 2003, Edmonton, AB.
Vivid Imagery Employed by Daryl and Daryl Blurs Artistic Lines, by Gilbert Bouchard, Edmonton Journal, March 28, 2003, Edmonton, AB.
2002 Rules of the Playground, exhibition essay, by Brian Pronger, Open Studio, Toronto, ON.
Unplugged Art: Daryl Vocat, by Deirdre Hanna, Universe Vol 1, No 3, December 2002, Toronto, ON.
Daryl Vocat, Rules Of The Playground, by Andrew Paterson, Lola 14, Winter 2002-3, Toronto, ON.
2001 Always Be Prepared, Xtra!, April, Toronto, ON.
2000 Homosaic 3 Has Positivist, Inclusive Agenda, by Jack Anderson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK.
Generation Next. By Greg Beatty, The Prairie Dog, February, Regina, SK.

Published Works
2007 Finding His Better Half: The Boy Code &Tthe Modern Man, selected illustrations, Briarpatch Magazine March/April 2008, Regina, SK.
Brick, A Literary Journal, untitled illustration, Number 80, Winter 2007, Toronto, ON.
YYZine, Pact For Adventure artist project, Published by YYZ Artists’ Outlet, November/December 2007, Toronto, ON.
Playing in Traffic, exhibition catalogue, Red Bull Music Academy, Toronto, ON.
2006 Carousel, Vol. 20 (Fall 2006 – Winter 2007) Guelph, ON.
Printmaking at the Edge, Richard Noyce, A&C Black, London, UK.
The Salivation Army Black Book, Scott Treleaven, Printed Matter/Art Metropole, New York, NY/Toronto, ON.
2005 Paper Politics, exhibition catalogue, Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle, WA. USA.
2004 SNAP Gallery, Snapline Newsletter print, August 2004, edition published by SNAP Gallery, Edmonton, AB.
2003 YYZine, A Boy’s Will artist project, Published by YYZ Artists’ Outlet, October/November 2003, Toronto, ON.
Surface & Symbol: A publication of the Scarborough Arts Council, front cover, Volume 15, No. 7, September 2003, Scarborough, ON.