Stephen Cruise is a founding member of A Space Gallery, Toronto and has exhibited in over 30 one-man shows and over 50 group exhibitions both locally, nationally and internationally. Cruise participated in the Biennale Barro de Amèrica 1992, 1995, 1998 in Caracas, Venezuela. His work can be found in the permanent collections of the National Gallery of Canada, the AGO and more.
Selected public art commissions include: indigena domain 2008, Civic Centre, Cambridge; a Path a Muse taken 2004, ParcTrudeau Park Garden, Toronto; Vessel 2002, Manulife Rec. Centre, Waterloo, ON; after/before 2002, Don Mills Station, Sheppard Subway, Toronto; bell Measure 1999, Odette Sculpture Park, Windsor; stoneWay 1999, Baycrest Centre, Toronto; one hundred links – one chain 1998, Gibson Park, North York, ON.; Places in a book (6 chapters) 1997, Spadina LRT, Pole Colonnade, Toronto, (Sussex to Wilcocks St.). Stephen has also participated as a selected Advisor/Jury member: Art Committee for Public Places, Toronto ’04 to present; Toronto Sculpture Garden ’94-’01; Visual Arts Advisory Committee, Canada Council ’88-’90; Canada Council and Art Bank Juries ’82-’91.