Solo Exhibitions

Women,Land,River: Art Gallery of Peterborough, curated by Lori Beavis 2019

M:  Stories Of Women:  Taserliak Cultural Centre, Sissiamiut, Greenland, 2018

Scotiabank Photography Award Exhibition:  Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto, Ontario 2018

Indian Summer:  Grimsby Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario 2018

Shelley Niro 1779:  Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario

Battlefields Of My Ancestors: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, January 2017

Buffet: Aboriginal Curatorial Collective, Whitehorse, Yukon, September 2016

Indian Summer: Norfolk Arts Centre, Simcoe, Ontario, June 2016 

Indian Summer: Glenhyrst Gallery, Brantford, Ontario, September 2015

Riddu Riddu Festival: Samuelsburg, Norway, 2015

Works By Shelley Niro: YOUME Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario, 2013

M: Stories of Women: Centre3 Hamilton, Ontario

M: Stories of Women: Urban Shaman, Winnipeg, Manitoba

It Starts With A Vision: Innovation Media Masters: Group of Nine Part 9:
Hamilton, Ontario, June 20, 2012

M: Stories Of Women: Gallery 44, Toronto, Ont. Curated by Sally Frater, 2011

Our Language is Beautiful: The Woodland Centre, Brantford, Ontario, 2011     

Drawings and Photographs of Shelley Niro: Neto Hatinakwe Onkewhowe, Niagara Falls Ontario, 2011

Works of Shelley Niro: YOUME Gallery Hamilton, Ontario, 2010    

ON SURFACE:  The Print Studio, Hamilton, Ontario, 2009          

Almost Fallen: Cambridge Galleries, Cambride Ontario, 2008

Surrender Nothing Always, YOUME Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario, 2008

Outside The Columns, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2007


Selected Group Exhibitions

Yoko Ono, Freedom, Water Event:  DHC Institute, Montreal Quebec 2019

Hearts Of Our People:  Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota 2019

A Luminato Exhibition; The Drawing Room/PROPS:  Harbourfront Centre, Artport Gallery, Toronto 2019

Konnon:kwe Exhibition; Guelph Museums, Guelph, Ontario 2019

Sovereign Acts 11: Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, 2017

Tesatawiyat(Come In):  Conrad Grebel University, University of Waterloo, 2017

PhotoLab 2: Women Speaking Art: National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa, 2017    

Yesterday was Once Tomorrow (or, A Brick Is A Tool):  Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre For The Arts and Creativity, 2017

Changing The Tone: Contemporary American Indian Photographers: Palm Springs Art Museum, 2016

Yesterday was Once Tomorrow (or, A Brick Is A Tool):  Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre For The Arts and Creativity, 2017

Opening the Doors to Dialogue:  Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford, Ontario 2016

First Nations Art: Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford, Ontario 2015

The Rebel Yells:FOFA Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, QC 2015

Joi Arcand and Shelley Niro, AKA Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 2014

As We See It: Novosibirsk Festival of Photography, Russia, 2014-2015


Rockwell Museum of Western Art: Corning, New York

Woodland Cultural Centre:  Brantford, Ontario

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography:  Ottawa, Ontario

Washington State University Library:  Seattle, Washington

Art Gallery of Ontario: Toronto, Ontario

New York State Museum:  Albany, New York

Eiteljorg Museum of Native and Western Art:  Indianopolis Indiana

Iroquois Museum:  Howes Cave, New York

National Gallery of Canada:  Ottawa, Ontario

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian:  Washington, DC

Portrait Gallery of Canada:  Ottawa, Ontario

Art Bank of Canada: Ottawa, Ontario

Museum of Civilization:  Hull, Quebec

Longyear Museum:  Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

MacIntosh Gallery:  Western University, London, Ontario

Samisk Kunstmuseum, Rodeo Duottar Museal, Norway


The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw:  90 min. colour 2019

Niagara: 5 min. colour mini DV, 2015

Robert’s Paintings:  52 min. colour HD, 2011

Kissed By Lightning:  90 min. colour HD, 2009

Hunger:  5 min. colour mini DV, 2008