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"Woman 1: Anna Nicole" | Oil on canvas | 2018

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đź’š NEWS

July 14 - Sept. 2, 2018 | "It's All Relative" (Artist's Talk: July 19) | Station Gallery

Summer 2018 | Artist's Residency | La Porte Peinte Gallery, France


April 2018 | OCAD University Inspired Teaching Award

2017 | Canada Council for the Arts "Explore & Create" Grant

2017 | Women's Work with Cindy Sherman, Shary Boyle, Ida Applebroog, Suzy Lake, Kiki Smith




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"Cory Joseph, High Park" | Chalk, ink, rhinestones, park debris | 12" x 12" | 2018

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"Lu{c}ky Boy Mules" | Pastel, paint, marker on paper | 31" x 27" | 2018

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"Road Runner" | 20" x 16" | Watercolour, rhinestones, party streamer on paper | 2018

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"Lou Reed, boyfriend material, Place des Arts, boo" | Ink, pen & pencil on paper | 8" x 5" | 2018

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"Party" | Ink, with rhinestones, on paper | 22" x 19" | 2018

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"Barbra" | Pastel, acrylic paint & ink on paper | 22" x 22" | 2018

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"Rafa" | Pencil crayon & chalk on paper | 22" x 30" | 2007

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"Jack White at the Air Canada Center" | Gouache on paper | 14" x 11"| 2014

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"Cellulite" | 33" x 22" | Watercolour on paper | 2018

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"Fate of the Brampton man who fatally tortured a Terrier on a McDonald's patio last April" | Ink | 2017

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"Bona Fide Bumster" | Ink, gouache, gold leaf on paper | 30" x 22" | 2012

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"Hometown Sparkle" | Gouache on paper | 14" x 11" | 2018

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"Liz Third Eye (Hillary Love)" / Gouache and acrylic on paper / 11" x 14" / 2016

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"Wasaga" / Watercolour on paper / 30" x 22" / 2017

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"Grief" / Gouache, pencil crayon, fluorescent paint on paper / 14" x 11" / 2015

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"Bianca, with attendant" / Oil paint, glitter and pastel on velvet / 5' x 3' / 2007

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"Othello (Death of Dezzy)" / Oil paint, glitter and chalk on velvet / 3' x 5' / 2007

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"Vainglorious Macho" / Ink and gouache on paper / 30" x 22" / 2013

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"Portrait of the artist in Louis Vuitton and maxi-pad with wings" | 33" x 22" | Ink & gouache on paper | 2011

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"Keying Cars (Bernini's Daphne)" / Ink on paper / 11" x 14" / 2015

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"Keying Cars II (Slumberland)" / Ink and iridescent paint on paper / 11" x 14" / 2015

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"Expendables IV" / Ink, watercolour, pencil on paper / 16" x 11" / 2014

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"Saving My Jack Russell" / Ink and iridescent paint on paper / 11" x 14"/ 2015

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"Red Cup" / Ink and watercolour on paper / 18" x 24" / 2014

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"Conversion of Saint Paul in Brogues" / Ink and gouache on paper / 30" x 22" / 2012

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"Batmen Choir" / Ink on paper / 24" x 18" / 2011

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"Rococo Spy" / Ink and gouache on paper / 30" x 22" / 2012
RECENT THINGS

Women's Work
| Hallwalls, NY | 2017

Artist's Talk | Hallwalls, NY | 2017

Birth | Ryerson University, Toronto, ON | 2017

Canada Council for the Arts | Explore & Create Grant, 2017

All Hail: Solo Exhibition | Redhead Gallery, Toronto, ON | 2016

Waysides | Kohler Arts Center, Wisconsin, US | 2016

Ontario Council for the Arts | Exhibition Grant, 2016

Canada Council for the Arts | Production Grant, 2015

A.I.R. Gallery, NY | Collabo w/ Heather Saunders, 2015


The artist thanks these organizations for their research support:

The artist thanks these organizations for their research support:


ERIN FINLEY is a Toronto-based feminist artist whose work has     been exhibited at Paul Petro (Toronto, ON); Hallwalls (Buffalo, NY);      Arc Gallery (Chicago, IL); Allegheny College (Pennsylvania); Miami University (Oxford, OH); Line Gallery (North Bay, ON); CBGB's (NY); Eastern New Mexico University (NM); La Porte Peinte Centre Pour     Les Arts (Burgundy, FR); Femina Potens (San Francisco, CA); Idaho State University (Pocatello, ID); The Siena Art Institute (Siena, Italy); Queen's University (Kingston, ON); École Polytechnique (Paris, FR); Moonfruit Gallery (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) and Karat Artspace (Cologne, Germany). In 2012, she collaborated with Heather Saunders to produce Opera Yoko, a drawing-based performance held at Yoko Ono's alma mater, Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, NY). 

Finley has received national, provincial and municipal endowments, including five Canada Council project grants, three Ontario Arts Council project grants, and three Toronto Arts Council project grants. Other institutions that have supported her work include the Alberta Foundation for the Arts, UniversitĂ© du QuĂ©bec a MontrĂ©al, and the University of Calgary, where she obtained an MFA in 2004 while teaching in the University's engineering program. Finley has lectured on her practice at the University of Toronto, University of Buffalo, Queen's University, University of Ottawa, Brock University, Ryerson University, York University, University of British Columbia, New York University, University of Western Ontario, the Kingston Armoury and Montreal's McCord Museum. 

Erin Finley is the 2018 recipient of the Inspired Teaching Award at OCAD University. Her newest project, "Margaret Atwood for Mayor," is generously supported by the Canada Council. 

Read about Erin Finley's five favourite things here.

Artist Contact:
e_finley@ymail.com

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