Formed in 2005, the Team Macho collective has four members, Nicholas Aoki (born in 1980 in Toronto), Stephen Appleby-Barr (born in 1981 in Toronto), Chris Buchan (born in 1979 in St. Catharines) and Lauchie Reid (born in 1981 in Vancouver), who met while studying at Sheridan College. They live and work in Toronto, where they share a studio. Team Macho is represented by Narwhal Projects, Toronto.

Selected Exhibitions

Axis Mundi, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto

3 out of 5 ain’t bad, Optica, Montreal

Hibernation Sickness, Narwhal Projects, Toronto

Long Time Listener, First Time Caller, Giant Robot, New York

Kitschy, Gay, and Over in a Second, Magic Pony, Toronto

Selected Bibliography

MacDonald, Maggie, Ann Marie Peña and A. James Bradley. The Merlin Years: The Art of Team Macho II, Toronto: Narwhal Projects and Magic Pony, 2012, 180 pp.

Whyte, Murray. “Finding Space to be Creative,” Toronto Star (online), January 2012. (accessed November 30, 2012).

Team Macho. Precious Gems: A Compendium of Collectible Correspondence Cards, Toronto: Koyama Press, 2008, 30 pp.

Magic Pony Gallery, Team Macho, Paul Dallas and Gary Taxali. Fancy Action Now: The Art of Team Macho, Toronto: Magic Pony, 2007, 140 pp.