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EXHIBITIONS and COLLECTIONS

EDUCATION:
Graduated from OCAD University in Toronto, ON, Canada with honours degree in art and design.

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS ATTENDED AFTER GRADUATION:
Studied under these artists: Skip Lawrence (Watercolour), Christopher Schink (Watercolour), Alvaro Castagnet (Watercolour), Linda Kemp (Watercolour), John Leonard (advanced self study), Peter Kolysnik (advanced self study), Brian Atyeo (Negative painting and glazing)
AWARDS:
2016 OSA 143 Annual Open Juried Exhibition – Best in the Show Award
2016 OAS (Oakville Art Society) Juried Art Exhibition – Juror’s Choice Award
OCAD University award of Excellence – George A. Reid Award of Excellence

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2017 Artist Project 2017 International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2016
Artist Project 2016 International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
2014
Tennis Collaged – Joshua’s Creek Tennis Club, Oakville, ON
2013
My Art Journey (retrospective) - OAS Gallery, Oakville, ON.

RESIDENCY:
2016 – accepted to a themed residency “Awakening”, organized by Toronto Artscape Inc at Toronto’s Artscape Gibraltar Point, on Toronto Island, ON, Canada

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2017
2x2
CFS (Colour and Form Society) Exhibition at Red Door Gallery, Georgetown, ON
MOSAIC, OSA (Ontario Society of Artists) 145th Members Exhibition at Aurora Cultural Centre, Aurora, ON
Canadian Landmarks - CFS (Colour and Form Society) Members Exhibition at Holcim Gallery, Milton, ON.
2016
Art in the Park, OAS (Oakville Art Society), Oakville, ON
Impact 2016, Open juried Exhibition, NPCC Gallery, Toronto, ON
Biennial Juried Show CFS (Colour and Form Society) , Todmorden Mills Gal., Toronto, ON
Annual Juried Members and instructors Show, Centennial Gallery, Oakville, ON. OAS (Oakville Art Society)
Progressions V Traveling Exhibition, QEPCCC Gallery, Oakville, On. And McMichael Gallery, Kleinberg, ON
Annual Open Juried Exhibition EAG (Etobicoke Art Group) , Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON
Annual Open Juried Exhibition, OSA (Ontario Society of Artists), John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
RAW Signature Event, Maison Mercer, Toronto, ON.
2015
New Members Exhibition
, OSA (Ontario Society of Artists) John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
63rd Juried Exhibition
, CFS (Colour and Form Society), Etobicoke  Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON
Progressions V, Traveling Exhibition
, QEPCCC (Queen Elizabeth Community and Cultural Centre), Oakville, ON
Nuit Blanche “Insomnia”, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, ON.
OAS Instructors Show, Oakville Art Society Gallery, Oakville, ON
Art in the Park, outdoor exhibition, OAS (Oakville Art Society), Oakville, ON
Members Exhibition of Selected Works, OSA (Ontario Society of Artists), Todmorden Mills Gallery, Toronto, ON
Art Monaco 2015 Art Fair, presented by Mona Youssef Gallery, Monaco
Open Juried Exhibition, OAS (Oakville Art Society) Centennial Gallery, Oakville, ON
This is Collage Exhibition, Neilson Park CC Gallery, Toronto, ON
Open Juried Exhibition, 50th Anniversary, ArtWorks Oakville, QPCCC Gallery, Oakville, ON
Open Juried Exhibition, Etobicoke Art Group Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON.
Simply Colour and Form
CFS (Colour and Form Society) juried exhibition, Holcim Gallery in Milton, ON
2014
Small Treasures, Art@231 Gallery, Hamilton, ON
62nd Annual Juried Exhibition, CFS (Colour and Form Society) Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON.
Square Art Project, Art Square Gallery, Toronto, ON
Art in the Park OAS (Oakville Art Society), Oakville, ON
Impact 2014, Juried Exhibition, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
Black and White Exhibition, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
CFS Biennial Juried Exhibition, Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills, Toronto, ON
Open Juried Exhibition, Etobicoke Art Group, Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

2013
Figures Out!
Group Exhibition, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
Oakville Artists Group Show and Sale
, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre, Oakville, ON
Art in the Park,
OAS (Oakville Art Society), Oakville, ON
Oakville Art Tour 2013
, Organized and participated, Oakville, ON
Oakville Art Society Art and Sale
in partnership with Oakville Chamber Orchestra in November
In Memoriam Exhibition
in memory to Patricia Lynn Harris, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
61st Annual Open Juried Exhibition
, CFS (Colour and Form society), Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON
2012
Biennial Open Juried Exhibition
, CFS (Colour and Form Society), Todmorden Mills, Toronto, ON
“Square Foot” Auction, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
CFS 60th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Toronto, ON
2011
“Imagination” exhibition, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto, ON
Oakville Art Society Juried Show, Oakville Town Hall, Oakville, ON
2010
CFS 59th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Toronto, ON
Oakville Open Studio Tour, Oakville, ON
2009
CFS Member’s exhibition, Gallery 1313, Toronto, ON
2X2 CFS Traveling Exhibition, Button Factory Gallery, Waterloo, ON
Oakville Open Studio Tour, Oakville, ON
2008
CFS Member’s exhibition, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, ON
Biennial Juried Exhibition, Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills, Toronto, ON
2X2 CFS Traveling Exhibition, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, ON
CFS Annual Juried Exhibitions, Etobicoke Civic Arts Centre, Toronto, ON
2007
2x2 Touring Exhibition, Columbus Centre, Toronto, ON 
2x2 Touring Exhibition, Latcham Gallery, Stoufville, ON   

COMMISSIONS AND COLLECTIONS:  
2916 Seven paintings sold to private collectors at the Artist Project 2016. Paintings titles: “Love You Babe 2”, “Poppies for You”, “Purple on the Ground”, “Own Your Tomorrow”, “Girl’s Best Friend”, “Stepping Out”, “Travelling Inside”.
2015
Oakville Art in the Park, Oakville, ON, “Rafa”, paper collage on canvas, private collection
2014
“Magnificent Land” paper collage, silent auction, private collection
2014
Oakville Art in the Park, Oakville, ON, numerous sales
2013
Oakville Art in the Park and Oakville Art Tour, Oakville, ON, numerous sales
2010
“Gondolier”, watercolour on paper, private collection
2010
“Train Station” watercolour on paper, private collection
2010
“Blue Tree”, watercolour on paper, private collection
2009
“Hot Summer”, watercolour, private collection
2006
“Intertwined” watercolour on paper, commission
2006
“Enchanted Forest”, watercolour on paper, private collection  

PUBLICATIONS:
2016 – West of the City Magazine Joanna was a featured artist in January/February edition. Profile link
Piper Marie, Fashion Design Company, click here
2015 – Art Monaco 2015, Biancoscuro Italian magazine, page 56
2013 – Local Talent on display at Oakville Art Tour, Inside Halton, Oakville Beaver, click here
2012 – Urban Forest PaintedExhibit Reception, Inside Halton, Oakville Beaver, click here

MEMBERSHIPS:  OSA (Ontario Society of Artists), CFS (Colour and Form Society), NPCC (Neilson Park Creative Centre), EAG (Etobicoke Art Group)

TEACHING:
2016 Paper collage workshops -  Oakville Arts Studios, Oakville, ON
2015
Paper collage workshops - my own studio
2015
Paper collage workshops - OAS (Oakville Art Society)
2014
Presentation "Short Story of Collage" lecture at OAS (Oakville Art Society) and Collage workshop
2013 – 2014
, Paper collage - my own studio

ART AUCTIONS:
2017
Mistletoe Magic – John B. Aird Gallery
2014
Colours in the Storm fundraiser for Oakville Theatre group
2012 - Urban Forest Painted silent auction at Oakville Town Hall to raise money for White Oaks Secondary School’s Futures Program, Oakville Town Hall, Oakville, ON

TEL: 416-660-4788 EMAIL: joanna@joannaturlej.com
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