Parker Kay

is an artist and writer currently working in Toronto. He is also the founder of

The Centre for Experiential Research.

You can find more information about Kay's work in his



320-263 Adelaide Street West
Toronto ON, M5H 1Y2

Selected Exhibitions:

The Ghost in the Machine

,Roberta Pelan at Motel, Brooklyn NY, 2017

Struggles with Images

,Toronto Reference Library, CONTACT Photography Festival, 2017

Neither One Thing Nor Another

, TOWARDS, Toronto, 2016

Flexible Network Aesthetics

, Art Metropole, Toronto, 2016

Parker Kay @ Jr. Projects

, Jr. Projects, 2015

Scheme, Arrangement, Sum

, Come Up To My Room 2015, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, 2015

Lectures & Performances

Pumice Raft Lecture Series (upcoming)

A Journey through the Milky Way, Jane's Walk Festival, 2017

Struggles with Images: Panel Discussion, Hinton Learning Theatre

EEATT: Everything Everywhere All The Time. 8eleven Gallery, Toronto

Ideas on Flexibility Art Metropole, 2015

If there is something you want to hear, Sing it yourself: An evening of oral/aural intrigue, Cooper Cole, 2015

Publications & Writing

"Interpretive Keys"

Collaborative Exhibition Text with Luis Jacob, Published by Gallery TPW, 2017.

"Usher 3 Reloaded"

Exhibition Text for Connor Crawford, Published by February Today Gallery, 2017.

"100 Ears: Celebrating 100 Years of Dada"

Collaborative text with Edward Slopek, Published by Ryerson University, 2016.

"Observations of Foreign Objects in a Small Town"

Exhibition Text for Benjamin Freedman, Published by the Ryerson Image Centre, 2017.

"A Cube Has Six Sides”

Published by The Canadian Academy in Rome, Printed by Swimmers Group. Toronto, 2016.

"Bean of the Gods"

Press Release for Nick Payne Solo Exhibition, Published by Roberta Pelan, 2016.

"Satin the Sun"

Press Release for Jillian Kay Ross Solo Exhibition, Published by Roberta Pelan, 2016.

“Van Brand 3000: Constructing Contexts”

Magazine. Toronto: Double Dot (Issue 5), 2014.

“Three Modernists walked into a bar.”

Book and iPad Edition. New York: The State of Subtraction, 2015.

"Pleased with the Price of Beer"

a publication produced in collaboration with Manden Murphy for the group exhibiion "Green" at 130 Wright Avenue, 2015.

"Space and They: A play in three acts"

produced in collaboration with Manden Murphy for "IF THERE’S SOMETHING THAT YOU WANT TO HEAR, YOU CAN SING IT YOURSELF" at Cooper Cole Gallery, 2015.

“Function 15”

, Magazine. Toronto: Ryerson University (Issue 15), 2014.

“Tough Guy Mountain Review”

. Newsprint. Toronto: Carbon Paper (Issue 2), 2014.