Olex has been the Curator at Whitby’s Station Gallery since mid-February 2008. Wlasenko has curated over 75 exhibitions, including Broken Promises: Soviet Photography in the Age of Stalin at the MacLaren Art Centre (2007), Vera Jacyk: Chysto, Chysto, Chysto (2007) at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery. He introduced many emerging and mid-career artists to Whitby audiences at Station Gallery. Selected highlights include:
Brendan Fernandes: Dada Afrika (2011)
Meryl McMaster: In Between Worlds (2012)
Toni Latour: The Femme Project (2014)
Barry Ace: Nayaano-nibiimaang Gichigamiin | The Great Lakes (2017)
Christian Chapman Ziibaaska’iganagooday | The Jingle Dress (2019)
When he’s not busy being a “curator by day”, he listens to records and maintains a studio practice during off-hours.