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Born in Montréal, Québec, Canada, Susan Ross Donohue works primarily in oil pastel and collage. The Paris images, inspired by frequent trips to the city considered a second home, remain a favourite theme.

Née à Montréal, Québec, Canada, Susan Ross Donohue utilise surtout l’art de pastel à l’huile et collage. Les images de Paris, inspirées par ses fréquents voyages à la ville lumière, qu’elle considère sa deuxième ville, demeurent un thème favori.


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO AND DUO

Juste Pour Evénements, Montréal 2007 (duo)
Arts NDG 2005, (three-person exhibition)
Piano Café and Gallery, Port Perry, ON, 2005 (duo)
Burnhamthorpe Library, Ontario, 1992 (solo)
Place Ville Marie, Connections 1992 (duo)
Fraser Hickson, Monotypes (solo) 1990

SELECTED GROUP

L’Atelier D’Art des Femmes de Montreal, Annual Exhibition 2018
Light, Space and Time Online Gallery, April 2016/Special Merit Award
Oil Pastel Society Emerging, 2007, Sakura Award of Excellence
Galerie J.C. Bergeron Ottawa, Ontario, Printmakers from Montréal
Musée de l'Oratoire St-Joseph Montréal, 2002, Les Crèches à l’Oratoire
Krasdale Gallery New York, N.Y., Printmakers from Montréal 1997
Women Artists in Canada, Old Montréal, 1996
Thomas Moore Institute, 1995
Triennale mondiale d'estampes, Petit Format, Chamalières, France 1994
Galerie Dan Delaney, “Impulsion”, 1993
Tangle Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canadian Women Printmakers 1920 Onwards, 1993
Galerie Dan Delaney, Small Prints, 1992
Maison de la Culture NDG, “Continuité”, 1991
Musée de l'Oratoire St-Joseph Montréal, QC Les Crèches à l’Oratoire 1990 and 1991
Clary Miner Gallery, Buffalo, New York, International Printmakers, Juried Exhibition 1990

AWARDS AND MENTIONS
  • ArtAscent Magazine, Artist of Distinction, June 2018
  • LightSpaceTime Online Gallery, Landscapes, Special Merit Award, April 2016
  • Oil Pastel Society, Sakura Award of Excellence, 2007
  • Best of Worldwide Oil Artists, Volume 1 Oil Pastels
COLLECTIONS

AGO Art Gallery of Ontario-Rare Books Collection
Musée de Québec
National Library of Canada
McGill University Rare Books
Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec
Private Collections

© Susan Ross Donohue 2018