CV

CV - Julia Penny

Canadian Painting and Drawing Artist

Solo and Duo Exhibitions

2019

  • Ponemah Beach Central Art Centre, Inaugural Art Show, Ponemah, MB
  • From All Walks of Life, The Gwen Fox Gallery, Selkirk, MB

2018

  • From All Walks of Life, The New Iceland Heritage Museum, Gimli, MB

2006-2019

  • Interlake WAVE Artists’  Studio Tour

2014

  • Lifescapes, the cre8ery gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2008

  • 29, the cre8ery gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2005

  • Manitobans at Work, Gwen Fox Gallery, Selkirk, MB

2000

  • Faces, Joe Morin Gallery, Regina, SK

Selected Group Exhibitions and Awards

2019

  • June Group Show, Gwen Fox Gallery, Selkirk, MB

2018

  • Winners of Rural MB Juried Shows, Galerie Buhler Gallery, Winnipeg, MB 
  • Interlake Artists Juried Show, Selkirk, MB (first prize recipient for portrait of Lionel)
  • Group Show, Gwen Fox Gallery, Selkirk, MB

2017

  • WAVE Artists Group Show, The New Iceland Heritage Museum, Gimli, MB
  • 99 Pieces of Art on the Wall, the cre8ery gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2016

  • WAVE Artists Group Show, The Winnipeg Art Gallery Gift Shop, Winnipeg, MB

  • MB Society of Artists Group Show, Great-West Life Insurance Co., Winnipeg, MB

2013

  • Thaw, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2012

  • The Lake, New Iceland Heritage Museum, Gimli, MB

2009

  • Gimli Art Club Show, Gimli, MB

2008

  • Gimli Art Club Show, Gimli, MB
  • Filling Empty Bowls, Regina, SK

2007

  • Introductory Show, the cre8ery gallery, Winnipeg, MB
  • Winnipeg Sketch Club Annual Juried Exhibition, Forum Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2006

  • Winnipeg Sketch Club Annual Juried Exhibition, Downstairs Gallery, Winnipeg, MB (recipient of the Judge’s Choice Award)

2005

  • Winnipeg Sketch Club Annual Juried Exhibition, Downstairs Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2004

  • Interlake Artists Juried Show, Arborg, MB (first prize recipient for portrait of Marie)

2002

  • Regina Agribition Art Show, Regina, Saskatchewan (first prize recipient for portrait of Stephen)

1997-2000

  • Annual Group Exhibitions, The Regina Federation of Artists, Regina, SK

Press Coverage

The Express Weekly News, Thursday, June 15, 2019 – Interlake artist drawing portraits of immigrants for Canada’s 150th by Scott Billeck

The Selkirk Record, Thursday, February 7, 2019 – Artist, storyteller brings immigrant portrait project to Gwen Fox by Lindsey Enns

The Express Weekly News, Thursday, January 25, 2018 – Winnipeg Beach artist exhibits immigrant portraits at NIHM by Patricia Barrett

The Express Weekly News, Thursday, January 1, 2015 – The highs and lows of 2014 by Marney Blunt

The Interlake Spectator, Thursday, August 28, 2014 – Julia Penny gearing up for second half of Wave tour by Neil Reimer

The Uniter, Issue 21, Volume 62, March 6, 2008 – Arts & Culture Section – COLOUR MATTERS by Andrew McMonagle

The Winnipeg Free Press, Thursday, March 6, 2008 – Entertainment Section – Exhibition shines spotlight on joy of art… for art’s sake by Stacey Abramson

The Selkirk Journal, Friday, September 30, 2005 – Everyday people ‘Working Manitobans’ collection on display at Selkirk’s Gwen Fox Gallery by Elizabeth Soto

Education

Diploma, Graphic Design, George Brown College, Toronto, ON