OCAD University
Greg Woodbury
Faculty of Art

Area(s) of Expertise

VIdeo and Film Production, Arts Administration


Greg Woodbury has worked in the Media Arts community for over 18 years as an administrator in artist-run production centres and public Media Arts organizations; as a production and post-production free-lancer and in his own art practice. He has produced several of his own single channel videos and installations as well as fostered the work of other independent film/video/media artists through teaching, advocacy,technical support, creative collaboration and programming. Greg's work has shown nationally and internationally. He is presently co-managing Charles Street Video.


1986: Photo/Electric Arts (AOCA), Ontario College of Art, Toronto, ON

Selected Exhibitions

"Electrical Discharge" (film): Cork Film Festival, Cork Ireland (2002); Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Houston Texas (2002); Fairy Tales, Calgary (2001); 6th International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Barcelona, Spain (2001); Philadelphia Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (2000); Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (2000); Image Out, Rochester (2000); Mardi Gras Film Festival, Sydney, Australia (2001)

"Requiem for a Suburban Housewife" (video installation): Spontaneous Combustion Collective Exhibition (1993)

"Michael's Lake" (video): The Cool Glass Eye, Art Gallery of Ontario (1991); Spontaneous Combustion Collective Exhibition (1991); Peterborough Art Gallery (1995)

"Snakes in the Grass" (video): Parkdale Film Festival, Toronto (2000); St John's Film and Video Festival (1991) Infermental, Western Front, Vancouver (1990); V is for Video, Toronto International Film Festival (1986)

Awards \ Grants

1999: LIFT production grant

1994, 1989: Exhibition Assistance, Ontario Arts Council

1993: Toronto Arts Council

1988,1993: Ontario Arts Council

1985, 1986: H. Beal Scholarship for outstanding achievement at OCA

Professional Affiliations / Boards / Juries

2002-05: Ontario Regional Director, Independent Media Arts Alliance (IMAA)

2003-05: Board Member, Arts Run Centres and Collectives Ontario (ARCCO)

LIFT and Charles Street Video: administered/facilitated residency programmes

Canada Council for the Arts: grant development focus groups

Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council: Jury member on numerous individual and organizational juries