Laura Jane Petelko is a photographic artist living in Toronto, Canada. 

Her work explores the psychology of ones identity, self image & times of transformation.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Soft Stories, Orchard Lycyum, Toronto Canada

2019 Endless Gone, Yorkville Village, Toronto

2019 . Soft Stories, Gitana Rosa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Artsy exclusive

2011   Suit of Lights, The Department, Toronto, Canada

2005   At 28 - CBC Featured Artist, CBC Radio 3, Monthly Web Exhibition

2003   At 28, Artemis Gallery, Seattle, USA

2002   Listen, Women of Wisdom Conference, Seattle, USA

2001   At 28, Bjornsen Kajiwara Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1998   Beholder, Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1997   Listen, Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1997   Listen, TreeHouse Gallery, Toronto, Canada


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Childrens Museum of the Arts, Endless Gone, NYC

2019 Scope Art Show, NYC, Soft Stories with CAPUSA Gallery

2019 Art Wynwood, Miami, Soft Stories with CAPUSA Gallery

2018 Scope Miami, Soft Stories - Featured Scope Artist for CAPUSA Gallery

2017   T,  Nuit Rose featured artist. Toronto Canada

2011   CONTACT Photography Festival, Curated by Cava, Toronto, Canada

2010   KENK, A Graphic Novel, Store front installations, Toronto, Canada

2006   Megan at 28, CBC Radio 3, Featured in Canada Wide Tour

2005  Megan at 28, Bjornsen Kajiwara Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1995   Angel Pieces, Swim Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1994   Angel Pieces, One Night Stand, Vancouver, Canada

REVIEWS

2017   Out Tv, Interview for T, as part of Nuit Rose

2001   Xtra West, Vancouver for At 28

1998   Vancouver Television (live interview for Behold(her)

1998   Vie Des Arts, Montreal for Behold(her)

1997   Now Magazine featured, Toronto for Listen

1997   Eye Magazine featured, Toronto for Listen

1997   CBC Radio Canada interview for Listen

1997   The Loop Magazine, Montreal for Listen

1997   Xtra, Toronto featured  for Listen

 


EDUCATION

Vancouver Film School and Langara College, Vancouver, Canada.

Personal fine art printer for Kelly Wood, Harmony Korine, Candice Meyer and Mark Gilbert.
 

SELECTED COMMISSIONS & PUBLICATIONS

Adbusters, A&M Music , Random House, Anansi Press, Double Day Publishing, Western Living, Shadow Shows, In Hell's Belly, and Flare.
 

COLLECTIONS

Suit of Lights, Cava restaurant Toronto. 

Private collections, Toronto, New York, Toledo, Spain & Montreal Canada.