CAMERON PORTEOUS

ABOUT THE ARTIST

CAMERON PORTEOUS – Scenographer

Head of design-Shaw Festival – 1980 to 1997

Major Barbara, Cavalcade, Caesar and Cleopatra, Cyrano de Bergerac, Saint Joan and in 2005, “Journey’s End

Set and Costume Designs:

Harold Green Jewish Theatre, Tarragon Theatre, Young Peoples Theatre, Canadian Stage and the Royal Alexandria- Toronto; The Stratford Festival ; Grand Theatre- London; National Arts Centre- Ottawa; Citadel Theatre- Edmonton; Theatre Aquarius Hamilton . Shea’s Theatre- Buffalo New York; Arts Club and Playhouse theatres-Vancouver;

Opera Designs

: Hamilton, Vancouver, National Arts Centre, and Canadian Opera Company’

Teaching Credit:

2006-13 Ryerson University Theatre School

Film:

Production design Barrymore, the film, Baileys Billions. Emmy Award-winning Beethoven Lives Upstairs. Composers, Artists Series and Inventors Specials ,

Exhibitions:

St. Petersburg Russia. Niagara and Toronto – a retrospective “Risking the Void”. Retrospective of designs 2012 Prague Quadrennial.

A member of the Directors Guild of Canada

and

The Associated Designers of Canada


Cameron Porteous’ exhibit opens at 7pm on April 7, 2017 and runs until June 3, 2017. The artist will be on hand for the opening. As with every Gallery exhibit, admission is free.

Contacts: Reed Needles 519 671-5268 / Cameron Porteous 416 523-8899