Statement

Maureen Dorinda is a recognized Canadian painter, earning her accolades over the last 30 years. Since 1992 to present she has held 19 solo shows and participated in 101 features and group exhibitions.

Collectors

Maureen's artwork has been seen in the collection of corporations and private collectors in Canada and the United States. The main collectors are the following:

Goldman Sachs Inc., New York, NY

Warner Music Group Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Fluor Daniel Canada Inc., Kingston, ON

Goodyear Inc., Bowmanville, ON

Avery Dennison Canada Inc., Bowmanville, ON

Oshawa Golf Club, Oshawa, ON

Scugog Memorial Library, Port Perry, ON

Education

B.A., Liberal Arts, York University, 1975

M.Ed.,Psychology, University of Toronto, 1982

Visual Art Training:
York University, Toronto University,
Sir Sandford Fleming Haliburton School of Fine Art

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Portabella Bistro, Picton, ON

2014

106 Bridge, Gallery, Picton, ON

2012

Herongate Theatre, Pickering, ON

2011

Kent Farndale Gallery, Port Perry, ON
Oshawa City Hall, Art Gallery, Oshawa, ON

2010

Scugog Council for the Arts, Resource Centre, Port Perry, ON
Featured Artist, Piano Café & Inn,Port Perry, ON
Featured Artist, Clarington Beech Centre,Bowmanville, ON
Featured Artist, Pickles and Olives Bistro,Port Perry, ON

2007

The Piano Cafe, Port Perry, ON

2004

Zinn′s Bistro, Feature Artist, Port Perry, ON

2003

Kent Farndale Gallery, Port Perry, ON

2002

Woman's Art Association of Canada, Toronto, ON

2002

Clarington Gallery, Visual Arts Centre, Bowmanville, ON

1999

Inverlynn Art Inc., Whitby, ON

1997

Clarington Gallery, Visual Arts Centre, Bowmanville, ON

1997

Artists Gallery, Durham Board of Education, Whitby, ON

1996

Kent Farndale Gallery, Port Perry, ON

1995

Northview Gallery, Oshawa Library System, Oshawa, ON

1995

Argyle Cottage Gallery, Bowmanville, ON

Group Exhibitions

2016

ART in the county, Juried Show, PECAC, Picton, ON
Belleville Art Association, Members Gallery, Belleville, ON
Gallery 121, Guest Artists, Belleville, ON

2016

ART in the County, Juried Show, PECAC, Picton, ON
PECAC County Collection, PEC Memorial Hospital, PEC, Shire Hall Exhibitions, Picton, ON

2013

Alton Mill Arts Centre, Pastel Artists.Ca, Members Show
Whitby Station Gallery, Drawing for Art, Whitby, ON

2012

Scugog Spring Studio Tour, Township of Scugog, ON
Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre, Members Show, PAC
Scugog Arts Council, Members Show, Port Perry, ON
Whitby Station Gallery, Drawing for Art, Whitby, ON

2011

Neilson Centre for the Arts, Juried Show, Etobicoke, ON
Oakville Town Hall, Pastel Artists.Ca Members Show, Oakville, ON
Out of Our Minds, Ronden Art Gallery, Oshawa, ON
Scugog Spring Studio Tour, Juried Show, Port Perry, ON
Whitby Station Gallery, Drawing for Art, Whitby, ON
Whitby Station Gallery, Members Show, Whitby, ON

2010

Oakville Town Hall, Pastel Artists.Ca, Members Show
Scugog Council of the Arts, Group Exhibition
Scugog Shores Museum, Out of the Ashes Exhibition
Scugog Spring Studio Tour, Juried Show
Whitby Central Public Library, Whitby, ON
Whitby Station Gallery, Drawing for Art Exhibition
Whitby Station Gallery, Members Show

2009

Whitby Station Gallery, Experimental Art, Peter Kolisnyk′s Group
Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills Heritage Museum,Art Members Show, Pastel Artists.Ca
Neilson Centre for the Arts, Toronto, Juried Show, Pastel Artists.Ca
Lake Scugog Spring Studio Tour, Juried Show, Scugog Township

2008

Lake Scugog Spring Studio Tour, Juried Show. Scugog Township
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Juried Show, Pastel Artists.Ca
Burlington Arts Centre, Members′ Show, Pastel Artists.Ca

2007

Showcase of the Arts, Scugog Council for the Arts.
Lake Scugog Studio Tour, Juried Show, Port Perry, ON
ArtWorks Oakville, Members Show, Pastel Artists.Ca

2006

Scugog Studio Tour, Juried Show, Port Perry, ON
Showcase of the Arts, Scugog Council for the Art, Port Perry
Pastel Artists Canada, Juried Show, Art Gallery of Hamilton
Pastel Artists Members Show, Galerie Old Chelsea, Chelsea, QC

2005

Showcase of the Arts, Scugog Council for the Arts, Port Perry
Blue Mountain Foundation Arts Centre, Collingwood, ON
The Station Gallery, 14th Annual Studio Tour, Whitby, ON

2004

Hummingbird Centre, Canadian Opera Season, Toronto, ON
Women's Art Assoc. of Canada, Pastel Artists Canada, Juried Show
Anastasia Gallery, Oakville, Pastel Artists Canada, Members Show
Women's Art Assoc. of Canada, Members Show, Toronto, ON
Trinity College, University of Toronto, Fundraiser, Toronto, ON
Artists in the Garden, Fundraiser, Oshawa, ON

2003

Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie, Juried Show
Pastel Artists Hummingbird Centre, Toronto, ON. Canadian Opera Season
Lindsay Gallery, Lindsay, Group Show
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Members Show

1992-2003

Forty-seven various Shows (details upon request)


Employment

Full-time artist since 1996

Teaching, Facilitator, Durham Board of Education

Public Relations, Ontario Government

Human Resources, Drake International Services

Associations and Membership

Pastel Artists Canada: Signature Member, 2000 Master Pastellist, awarded 2010

Prince Edward County Arts Council

Belleville Art Association

International Association of Pastel Society, Colorado