EDUCATION / PROFESSIONAL LICENSES
Art Therapy Specialization: Completed three-year private training with art therapist Anne-Marie Jodoin
McGill University: M.ED. Art Education
Quebec Teaching Permit
Teaching Certificate: High School Art Specialist
McGill University:? Diploma of Education (Art Specialist)
Manchester, England:? Apprenticeship to portrait artist Sir Harold Riley
Boston University: Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (Painting)
SELECT TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Private and group classes across Montreal. Have taught painting and drawing classes and workshops at: Visual Arts Center, Griffintown Arts School, Dollard Centre for the Arts, Cammac Music Centre, The English Montreal School Board and McGill University, amongst many others.
2016 ? Cafe du Marche – Quebec Landscapes
2013 ? ?Stairwell Gallery “Soul and Cosmos”
2011????Eastwood Onley Gallery (Vancouver, B.C.) ?Spirit Horse?
2011????Galerie de La Ville (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc) ?Spirit Horse?
2007??? M.A.A. (Peel St., Montreal):? ?Becoming?
2004??? Galerie Barre au Plouffe (Laval, Qc)? Small Format Landscapes
2001??? Galerie Philippe (Rosemere, Qc)? ?Intimate Landscapes?
1996??? McClure Gallery (Westmount, Qc):? ?Explorations?
1994??? Thompson House (McGill University, Qc)
1991??? Dan Delaney Gallery (Westmount, Qc)
1982??? Powerhouse Gallery (Montreal, Qc)
1980????Powerhouse Gallery (Montreal, Qc)
2008??? Pavillon de L?Entrepot (Lachine, Qc)??Inspirations from Lachine and the Lakeshore? with Stewart Fletcher
1984??? Galerie la Magie de L?Art (Montreal, Qc) ?Pop-Fun? with Elizabeth Whalley
SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
2017 ??Galerie de la Ville: Teacher’s Show (D.D.O., QC)
2014 ? Galerie de la Ville: Teacher’s Show (D.D.O., QC)
2012 ? ?Galerie de la Ville: The Collector’s Fair (Group faculty show)
2000-2010 Galerie de La Ville: Teacher?s Show? (D.D.O., Qc)
2009 ?? Galerie de la Ville?: Teacher/Student Show (D.D.O., Qc)
2004??? Galerie de la Ville (D.D.O., Qc) ?Structural Integrities?
2003??? Ogilvy (Montreal, Qc)? ?Pastel? Toujours?? (Pastel Association Show)
2003??? Musee Marius Barbeau, (St.-Joseph-De Beauce, Qc) ?Les Pastellistes ?
2002??? Beaux Arts David Astrof (Montreal, Qc) Les Ailes de la Mode
2001??? McCord Museum (Montreal, Qc) Juried show for P.B.S. Television fundraising
2002??? Galerie Phillippe, Small Format Show (Rosemere, Qc)
2000??? Benjamin Papineau (Montreal, Qc) ?Pastel? Toujours?
2000??? Maison Lanthier (Kirkland, Qc)? ?Pastel Toujours?
2000??? Ogilvy (Montreal, Qc) Pastel Association Show
2000??? Pastel Society Show (Kirkland, Qc)
1999??? Salon National, Bonsecours Market (Montreal, Qc)
1999??? David Astrof Summer Art Show (Montreal, Qc)
1995??? Marchand Gallery (Lancaster, Ontario)
1995??? Galerie de la Ville (D.D.O., Qc) Invitational show: ?Dualities?
1994??? Galerie de la Ville (D.D.O., Qc) Invitational show: ? Botanica?
1992??? Hotel Intercontinental (Montreal, Qc)? ?Erin Cara? exhibition: (travelled show)
1984-1996 Centre des Arts Visuels (Westmount, Qc) Teacher?s show
1984??? Salon National des Galleries D?Art (Montreal, Qc) Galerie La Magie des Arts
1984??? Powerhouse Gallery (Montreal, Qc) ?Face a Face?? Group self-portrait show
1981??? Bibliotheque Marie-Uguay (Montreal, Qc) ?Exposition: 171 Artistes Quebecoises?
CORPORATE/PUBLIC COLLECTIONS (selection):
-???????? Commission des Droits de la Personne et des Droits de la Jeunesse
-???????? St. Patrick?s Basilica
-???????? Caisse Desjardins
-???????? Bessner Gallay Kreisman, Chartered Accountants
-???????? Thomas Keyes, Chartered Accountant
-???????? Misty River Introductions
-???????? Berol Company
Many private and public commissions executed (details upon request)
2016 ? ?Breakfast Television: Art featured on a segment on how to pick art for your home
2016 ? Style At Home Magazine: Art featured in an industrial home tour
2012 ? ?Le Metro (Montreal, QC) features horse painting on front page as part of a story on the Horse Palace
2011??? Vancouver Sun Newspaper (Vancouver, BC): ?Exhibition of paintings seeks the Inner Spirit Horse? March 12th in the Arts of Life Section
2011??? ?Spirit Horse? Exhibit featured on many Vancouver blogs including VanCityBuzz
2011??? The Messenger (newspaper) April feature on ?Spirit Horse? exhibit
2008??? The Messenger (newspaper) October article on “Inspirations from the Lakeshore” show
2008??? Lavis en Couleur Vol.17 Winter (Magazine of Le Partage Watercolour Society)
Resum? of conference and art work by D. McCay
2007 ?? The Messenger (newspaper) January article on ?Becoming? show
2003??? The Amateur Musician Magazine – interview, November issue
2003??? Parkhurst Exchange (November issue) Painting reviewed, biography, commentary
2000??? International Artist (Feb-April issue, p.92) Pastels featured
1995??? Falmer Press: My painting selected for the book cover of ?That?s Funny, You Don?t Look Like a Teacher?
1992??? Erin Cara Exhibition: Exhibition Catalogue
1991??? Domtar Art Agenda: Two works included in annual art agenda
1988??? Film: ?The Moderns?: One of my works used in the movie
1984??? CBC TV Series: ?Seeing It Our Way,? Deirdre McCay? documentary on my work
1984??? CBC Radio (Home Run): Interview on ?Pop-Fun? Exhibition (January)
1984??? CBC TV (Stepping out): Story on ?Pop Fun? Exhibition