Virginia Dupuis, SCA – Artist Vitae

EDUCATION

2013 — 3-year Fine Arts Diploma Program OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART
1984 — Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science YORK UNIVERSITY

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • The Manx Pub, 370 Elgin St, Ottawa, Mar 16 –April 16

2016

  • Gift of Art, Mlacak Centre, Kanata, Nov 18-20
  • Primecorp Exhibition Space, 275 Bank St., Ottawa, Jun 15-Aug 30
  • Orleans Art Studio Tour, Orleans Jun 11-12
  • Artspace613 Just Right Lockers, 255 City Centre Av, Ottawa March 26-27
  • Il Primo Restaurant, 371 Preston St, Ottawa, Jan 14-Mar 10

 

2015

  • Gallery – Centre for Contemporary Art, Curated Show, Vankleek Hill, Aug 26-Sep 20
  • Primecorp Exhibition Space, 275 Bank St., Ottawa, Jun 16-Aug 11
  • Orleans Art Studio Tour, Orleans, Jun 13-14
  • AOE Gallery, Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans, Feb 12-Mar 17

 

2014

  • Heron Rd Senior Centre Teaching Gallery, Ottawa, Oct 7-24
  • Minto Suites Hotel, 187 Lyon St., Ottawa, Jul 13–Oct 1
  • Orleans Art Studio Tour, Orleans, Jun 7-8
  • NECTAR Centre, New Edinburgh, Apr 1-30
  • Galerie Old Chelsea, Chelsea Quebec, Mar 6-27
  • Lalande and Doyle Exhibition Space, Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans, Feb 3-25

 

2013

  • Old Stick Studio Co-operative Open House, Ottawa, Nov 8-11
  • Primecorp Exhibition Space, 275 Bank St., Ottawa, Jul 2-Sept 10
  • Orleans Art Studio Tour, Orleans, Jun 8-9
  • Lee Matasi Gallery, OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART, Mar 27-Apr 10

 

2012

  • Lee Matasi Gallery, OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART, Oct 17-31
  • Old Stick Studio Co-operative Open House, Ottawa, Nov 9th -11th
  • St Laurent Complex, Ottawa, Jun 30-Aug 4
  • Orleans Art Studio Tour, Orleans, June 9-10
  • Ottawa Folklore Centre, Ottawa, Mar 1-Apr 25

 

2011

  • Blackburn Hamlet Branch of Ottawa Public Library, Dec 1st – Jan 27, 2012

 

2009

  • OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART Solo Show at Darcy McGee’s, Orleans

 

SELECTED JURIED AND AWARDS EXHIBITIONS

2017        

  • The Art House Café, 555 Somerset W., Ottawa
  • Happy Goat Café, Sandy Hill, Ottawa
  • ARTEAST “MOSAIC” Trinity Art Gallery, Orleans
  • The B-Sharpes, Ottawa School of Art, 35 George St, Ottawa
  •  RIA Salon – BYOA Selfie Show, Beverley Av., Ottawa

2016       

  • Wear your art on your Sleeve, Gallery 200, The School of Dance, Ottawa
  • ART AND PARCEL Ottawa Art Gallery: Art Rental and Sales
  • ARTEAST “MOSAIC” Trinity Art Gallery, Orleans

2015

  • 2015 International Juried Art Exhibition, Frederic Remington Art Museum, Ogdensburg, N.Y.
  • SELECTIONS 2015 AOE ARTS COUNCIL,Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans
  • Nuit Blanche AOE Arts Council Human Library Book, Ottawa
  • SCA’s 47th Open National Juried Show, Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary
  • Marianne van Silfhout Gallery 8th Annual Alumni Show, Brockville
  • Ottawa School of Art Alumni Show, Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans

 

2014

  • ART AND PARCEL Ottawa Art Gallery: Art Rental and Sales
  • Nuit Blanche AOE Arts Council Human Library Book,Ottawa
  • GCTC: Lorraine Fritzi Gallery Group Show, 1233 Wellington St W., Ottawa
  • Official Artist of The Canadian Tulip Festival, Commissioner’s Park, Ottawa
  • Frederic Remington Members’ Juried Art Exhibition, Ogdensburg, N.Y.
  • Warmth – A GROUP SHOW Cube Gallery, 1285 Wellington St W, Ottawa

 

2013

  • PROMENADE ARTEAST Shenkman Arts Centre Award Winners, Orleans
  • ART AND PARCEL Ottawa Art Gallery: Art Rental and Sales
  • HOSPICE CARE POP-UP SHOP, Res.of Irish Ambassador, Rockcliffe Park
  • FIGUREWORKS St Brigid’s Centre for the Arts, Ottawa
  • SHIFTED: 6 Ottawa Artists NECTAR Centre, New Edinburgh
  • MARIANNE VAN SILFHOUT GALLERY St Lawrence College, Brockville
  • RENDEZ-VOUS DES COULEURS La Maison du Citoyen, Gatineau, Quebec
  • ARTEAST “MOSAIC” Trinity Art Gallery, Orleans

 

2012

  • PROMENADE ARTEAST Shenkman Arts Centre Award Winners, Orleans
  • SELECTIONS 2012 AOE ART COUNCIL, Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans
  • ARTEAST “MIX OF EMOTIONS” Trinity Art Gallery, Orleans

 

2011

  • PROMENADE ARTEAST Shenkman Arts Centre Award Winners Show
  • ARTEAST “A NIGHT AT THE THEATRE” Trinity Art Gallery

 

2010

  • MARIANNE VAN SILFHOUT GALLERY St Lawrence College, Brockville
  • SELECTIONS 2010 AOE ART COUNCIL Shenkman Arts Centre, Ottawa
  • MARIANNE VAN SILFHOUT GALLERY St Lawrence College, Brockville

 

2009

  • ARTEAST “HIDDEN GEMS”, Gloucester Gallery, Orleans
  • PROMENADE ARTEAST Shenkman Arts Centre Award Winners Show

 

2008

  • ARTEAST “TREES”, Gloucester Gallery, Orleans

 

AWARDS

2016       

  • ONTARIO ARTS COUNCIL Exhibition Assistance Grant (March 2016)

2014

  • OTTAWA ART ASSOCIATION JURIED AWARDS SHOW 3rd place oil
  • ONTARIO ARTS COUNCIL Exhibition Assistance Grants (March and November)
  • ARTEAST MOSAIC SHOW Juror’s Award

 

2013

  • ARTICIPATE GRANT RECIPIENT AOE Arts Council
  • ARTEAST JURIED AWARDS EXHIBITION Juror’s Award

 

2012

  • ARTEAST JURIED AWARDS EXHIBITION Juror’s Award

 

2011

  • OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART ANNUAL SHOW & SALE Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans “Best in Show”
  • GLOUCESTER HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Porter Bailey Memorial Award for Photography
  • SELECTIONS 2011 AOE ART COUNCIL’S Annual Juried Show, Shenkman Arts Centre, Ottawa Juror’s Award
  • ARTEAST JURIED AWARDS EXHIBITION Juror’s Award
  • THE MORTON BASLAW WATERCOLOUR SCHOLARSHIP at OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART

 

2010

  • THE TED MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP at OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART
  • OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART ANNUAL SHOW & SALE Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans “Best in Show”

 

2009

  • OTTAWA SCHOOL OF ART ANNUAL SHOW & SALE Shenkman Arts Centre, Orleans “Best in Show”

 

2008

  • ARTEAST MEMBERS SHOW Queenswood Villa, Orleans – Viewer’s Choice

 

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • AOE Arts Council
  • Ottawa Art Association
  • CARFAC Ontario
  • Ottawa Art Gallery
  • Arteast
  • Arbor Gallery Centre for Contemporary Art
  • Elected Member of The Society of Canadian Artists
  • Council for the Arts Ottawa