Eva McCauley    CV



Selected Solo Exhibitions

November 2017  "Face to Face Project"  Artery Gallery, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON


2016   “Temporal Vertigo”  Noodle Gallery, Alton Mill, Alton, Ontario


 2014,    “World’s Edge” St. Thomas-Elgin Art Centre, St. Thomas, Ontario


 2012“In/Visible” Wandesford Quay Gallery,  Crawford College of Art & Design,  Cork City, Ireland.


2010,  “In/Visible” Limerick Printmakers Gallery , Limerick City, Ireland


2009,Solas  agus  Scáth”  Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, ON, Canada


2009, “Solas  agus  Scáth”  Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, ON

 (Curated by Phil Irish, with accompanying catalogue, text written by Phil Irish)


2008,  “Paintings & Monotypes”  Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, ON


2004, Memory of Water” Rotunda Gallery, Kitchener City Hall, Kitchener           


2003,Temporal Residue” Gallery 96, Stratford, Ontario                               


2002, “Ruptured Time”  Open Studio Gallery, Toronto, ON                          


2001, Gaze”  Bau-xi Gallery, Toronto, Ontario


1999, “Mutable as Water”  Bau-xi Gallery, Toronto, ON                


1999,Memento Mori”  Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario

              (Curated by Carolyn Vesely) 

1998,“Colour of Memory”  Bau-xi Gallery, Toronto, Ontario                                        


1997, Colour of Memory “ Cambridge Gallery, Preston, Ontario

(Curated by Gordon Hatt)  


1996,     “Recollection “  UW Art Gallery, U. of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario  


1989, City Scenes & Other Paintings” Robert Langen Gallery, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON


Selected Group Exhibitions

 2015   “A Print Salon” Robert Birch Gallery, Toronto, Ontario


 2013  “ Art Gives Good Gifts II” Renann Isaacs Gallery, Guelph


2013    “Beyond the Frame”,  MacDonald Stewart Art Gallery, Guelph, ON


2013    “Seeing Red”, Gallery on the Bay, Hamilton, ON


2013,   “Red”, Renann Isaacs Gallery, Guelph, ON


2012,   “Art Gives Good Gifts”, Renann Isaacs Gallery, Guelph ON


2012,   “VIEWpoint” Harbinger Gallery (3 person show), Waterloo, Ontario


2011,   “One Hundred Prints”, Open Studio, Toronto


2011,   “Printworks: Tony Urquhart, Jane Buyers, Laura Leslie & Eva McCauley”,  UW Art Gallery,         Waterloo, Ontario       


2010,   “Mentors, an Exhibition of UW Faculty”,  Artery Gallery, Kitchener,  Ontario


2008, “One Hundred Prints”, Open Studio, Toronto, Ontario


2008 ,“Black and Gold”,  Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario


2007  “In Her Presence”,   (3 person show) Open Studio, Toronto, Ontario      


2006,  “One Hundred Prints”,  Open Studio, Toronto, Ontario    


2004-2005, Homecoming”,   U. of Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo,

(Curated by Judith Nasby, Barbara Fischer & Arlene Kennedy)


2004, Water”,   Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, Ontario


2003, Figuratively Speaking”,   Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo , Ontario      


1999, 2000, 2001, International Toronto Art Fair” Exhibition Place, Toronto, Ontario         


2001-02  Limited Edition—   The Art of the Print”,  Kitchener-Waterloo  Art Gallery       


1999, Art with Heart” (Casey House Benefit) , Wynick Tuck Gallery & Leo Kamen Gallery, Toronto


1999 Working Drawings,  Finished Works”, Bau-xi Gallery, Toronto, ON                          


1998  Art for All” Museum  London, London, ON                              


1997 Collector’s Choice” Michael Gibson Gallery, London, Ontario       


1998  Making an Impression” Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario                                         


1997  Hearts to Steel”  Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Ontario


1996 Crossing Borders”, Castellani  Art Museum,   Niagara University, Lewiston, N.Y.


1995  The Human Landscape”  Wellington County Museum,      (3 person show)                Elora, Ontario




Selected Juried Exhibitions/Contemporary Art Fairs


2014    “Toronto Artist Project”    Exhibition Place, Toronto


2011  “ Impressions 2010” Open Submission Print Exhibition, Galway Arts Centre, Galway , Ireland           

                             (John Hewitt-Juror)


2009  John B. Aird Print Show,  Third Place AwardJohn B. Aird Gallery,  Toronto, ON


 2009, 2011  Queen Street West Art Crawl, Trinity Belwoods Park, Toronto, ON  


 2009  Limerick Printmakers,  5th International Open Submission,  Limerick Printmakers Gallery, Limerick, Ireland (Robert Russell- Juror)      

2009  Artworks Oakville Juried Exhibition,  Best in Show,Oakville, ON


2005 Sampler :   the 2nd Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery Biennial,  KW Art Gallery                 

                               (Curator- Andrew Hunter)      


1996 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall.

  • First Prize Printmaking  (as judged by Jeanie Thib)         
  • Second Prize PrintmakingErnst & Young Purchase Award           


1995                       Toronto Outdoor Art ExhibitionHonourable Mention:  Portrait Award                              


1993 & 1995                        Insights Juried Exhibition , Wellington County Museum, Elora, ON.

  • First Prize


Awards, Grants & Scholarships:


2011   Canada Council Travel Grant

2009, 2010  O.A.C.International Residency Award

1998, 1999, 2002, 03, 04, 05, 08, 10, 11, 13, 14   Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant                             

2000   Canada Council Quest Grant for Emerging Artists                 

1999, 2007, 2009, 2010    Ontario Arts Council Project Grant    

1996  Ontario Arts Council Artists & the Workplace Grant

1994-1996    University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship                                                                

1994    Warner Lambert Printmaking Scholarship  (U. Of Guelph)               

1993    Warner Lambert Printmaking Award  (U. Of Guelph)                         

1992   Bronfman Printmaking Award  (U. Of Guelph)                                       

1983   W.O. Forsythe Painting Scholarship (O.C.A.D.)                                      

1982   Mary Dignam Drawing & Painting Scholarship (O.C.A.D.)





Artists Residencies  and Symposiums


2007, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2015, August 2016 - Cill Rialaig Artist Residency, Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland

May 2017 - Bali Purnati Artist Residency , Batuan, Bali, Indonesia

August 2016 – Invitation to participate in the Clo Cill Rialaig Print Symposium, Cill Rialaig Artist Colony, Co. Kerry, Ireland


Academic Activities


2002 to present  Adjunct lecturer in Fine Art Department at the University of Waterloo.

Teach printmaking, painting and drawing.



1996 Master of Fine Art, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON,   (Printmaking and painting)       

1994 Bachelor of Fine Art, University of Guelph,   ( Honours with Distinction)

1983  Associate of O.C.A.D.,  Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, ON  ( Drawing & Painting)

1977-78  Fine Art specialized major, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON


 Selected Public and Private Art Collections

  • Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Trade:

5 artworks (monotypes) purchased by the Canadian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and exhibited in various Canadian Embassies, Consulates and High Commission offices internationally.

  • Ernst & Young Canadian Print Collection (2 monotypes purchased)
  • Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery Permanent Collection
  • Wilfrid Laurier University Permanent Collection
  • William Boyd  (Harbourfront Gallery, Queen’s Quay)
  • Waterloo Regional  Labour Council Headquarters,  Kitchener,  Ontario
  • Workers Arts and Heritage Centre, 51 Stuart Street, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 1B5
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson Barristers & Solicitors, Kitchener ON


Selected Reviews and Publications


Solas agus Scáth-catalogue with text written by curator Phil Irish to accompany travelling exhibition: Elora Centre for the Arts, March/April 2009, and the Harbinger Gallery, May 2009.


Art Collection: Embassy of Canada in BerlinBoxed set: These artworks have been exhibited in various Canadian Embassies, Consulates and High Commission offices internationally. In addition to my five monotypes, the boxed Set “Art Collection: Embassy of Canada in Berlin” includes reproductions of each artwork from 41 Canadian artists in this collection, including:  Edward Burtynsky, Alex Colville, John Hartman, Jane Ash Poitras, Christopher Pratt, Janet Werner and Rebecca Belmore.


Sampler:  KWAG 2nd Biennale Publication:  curated by Andrew Hunter--catalogue July 3rd-September 4rth, 2005. Group show including Cora Cluett, Melissa Doherty, Doug Kirton, Paul Dignan, Robert Linsley, Susan Detweiler, Susan Dobson & Ernest Daetwyler.


Rapport, Norske Grafikere, Nr. 2-2005, Norwegian art journal, article by Elin Gabrielsen, “Pusterom - tankerom et tilbakeblikk pa ar i Caanda–Eva McCauley”p. 6-7.


Profiles II, Book: “75 artists of the Elora Fergus area, publisher,Elora Arts Council, 2005, Elora, Ont.


Profiles I, Book:  Elora Arts Council, 1993, Elora, Ontario.


Catalogue for Open Studio exhibition “Ruptured Time” “Sing your monster song”by Kathe Gray,  exhibition:  March 7-30, 2002, Open Studio Gallery, Toronto


Globe and Mail, “Art al Fresco–Up Close and Personal” by Leah Hendry. July 7, 2000.


Catalogue: “Art with Heart”, Casey House Benefit Auction, Leo Kamen & Wynick/Tuck Gallery,

80 Spadina Ave., Toronto, October 26, 1999.


Artreview and Criticism, July 1998, “Eva McCauley and David Robinson at the Bau-xi Gallery”, June 3-June 20, by Bill Kort.


Kitchener-Waterloo Record, January 16, 1999, “Memento Mori, McCauley’s evocative exhibition contemplates fragile quality of life” by Robert Reid.


Guelph Mercury, January 18, 1999, “McCauley’s Art”, by Alan Ferris.


Entertainment Television, CKCO, interview , Feb. 5, 1999


Kitchener-Waterloo Record, “UW Artists TOP Toronto Exhibition”, July 19, 1995, by Robert Reid


Kitchener-Waterloo Record, “Shows offer study in contrast–Eva McCauley’s haunting figures reveal the inner person”, by Sally Melville,  August 4, 1995, Homer Watson Gallery Exhibition.


Fergus News Express, October, 1995, “Don’t miss this art exhibit at the Wellington County Museum”, by Sheila Cavanagh, “The Human Landscape” (3 person show)


The Wellington Advertiser, “Wellington County Museum, The Human Landscape” October 30, 1995, by Allan Argue


The Guelph Mercury, July 1993, “Don’t miss the Insights show”, by Maureen Gaskin


Fergus News Express, Elora Arts Council Communique, Profile of Eva McCauley, Feb. 9, 1994


Kitchener-Waterloo Record, “Female insights: Women artists impress at Elora exhibition”,  July 20, 1993, by Robert Reid


Professional Activities

2010     Juror—Insights  Juried  Exhibition, Wellington County Museum, Elora ON


2003     Board member—Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora,  ON


 Artist Talks and Lectures

2016                        Elora Arts Council Artist Talk:  “Traditional & Contemporary Printmaking:  Innovation   through Process

2010                     Port Stanley Artists Group, Port Stanley, ON


2010                     Cill Rialaig Artists Project, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry, Ireland


2009                    Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, ON


2004, 2005          Red Deer College, Red Deer, Alberta


2000                     Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, ON