Catherine Lane



2006 - 2010

York University, Toronto, ON
M.F.A, Visual Arts, 2010

Toronto School of Art, Toronto, ON
Independent Studio Program, 2007

York University, Toronto, ON
B.F.A Honours, Visual Arts, 2006


2007 - 2010

2010 Narrative 3: Piles, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto, ON

2009 Narrative 2, Board of Directors Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007 Bird and Stomach. Fly Gallery , Toronto, ON


2010 - 2012

2012  Farm, Visiting Artist's Exhibtion, Open Studio Gallery, Toronto, ON

2010 Hook, Line and Sinker, Forest City Gallery, London, ON


2006 - 2013

2013  True North, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto,ON

2012  Likeness, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON

2011  Illustrative Berlin, Illustration Festival, Berlin, Germany

2010  Under New Management, Toronto, ON

2010  Test Site 2, The University of Sydney SCA, Australia

2010  Test Site, Durham Art Gallery, Durham, ON

2010  Art @ Suite 500, Toronto, ON
2009  sketchPAD ’09. Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON 

2009  Inquire Within: York University MFA/PHD Show, Loop Gallery, Toronto, ON

2009  Fresh Paint and New Construction, Art Mur, Montreal, QC

2009  Cluster, Launch Projects Gallery, Toronto, ON

2009  Your Own Adventure, Gales Gallery, York University, Toronto ON

2008  upArt Contemporary Art Fair, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2007  Made to Measure.  Arts Etobicoke Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007  Square Foot.  AWOL Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007  Residency Exhibition. TSA Gallery, Toronto School of Art, Toronto, ON

2007  Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON 

2007  ISP Open Studio. Toronto School of Art, Toronto, ON

2006  TorontoOutdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON


2007 - 2012

2012  Bemis Centre for Contemporary Art, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

2011  Open Studio, Visiting Artist Residency, Toronto, ON 

2007  Toronto School of Art, Toronto, ON


2008 - 2012

2012  Canada Council for the Arts, Project Grant

2011  Ontario Arts Council, Emerging Artist Grant 

2010  Toronto Arts Council, Emerging Artist Grant

2010  Illustrative Berlin, Swatch Young Illustrators Award, Shortlisted Nominee

2008  York University Graduate Scholarship


June 2025 - April 2026

The Bemis Centre for Contemporary Art, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

The Drawing Center, Curated Online Viewing Program, NY, USA

Open Studio Printmaking Center, Toronto, ON

Private Collections, Canada


2008 - 2012

2012  Catherine Lane: Serious Play. Wondereur Magazine (iPAD) . 07/12.

2012  Krishtalka, Sholem, Catherine Lane: Farm (Catalogue), Open Studio . 05/12.

2012  Artist-in-Residence Interview (Podcast), The Bemis for Contemporary Art. 05/12.

2011  Swatch Young Illustrator's Award, The Voice (Swatch Magazine), no. 37.

2010  Kusel, Nantjen. Portrait: Catherine Lane, Illustration, PAGE Online Magazine, 

2009  Mavrikakis, Nicolas. Artistes de Demain?, Voir Montreal, 06/08/09 

2008  Vegh, Stephanie. Toronto: upArt Contemporary Art Fair, MAP Magazine UK, Winter Ed.


2009 - 2012

2012 Part-time Faculty, Drawing, Art and Art History Dept., Sheridan College, ON (Current)

2012 Sessional Faculty, Drawing, OCAD University, Toronto, ON (Current)

2011 Instructor, Life Drawing, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON 

2009-10  Instructor, Drawing, York University, Toronto, ON

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