2022 Spring Thaw Juried Exhibition

March 17 to April 16, 2022

Enjoy 65 Original Artworks by 38 FCA Toronto Artists


Welcome to FCA Toronto’s first live Juried Exhibition of 2022, hosted by the Art of Emotions Gallery in Toronto.

Enjoy 65 artworks by 38 artists from across Ontario and other regions of the country. All of the works presented in the exhibition are available for sale.  If you are interested in purchasing artwork, please let contact us.

We hope you enjoy the exhibition!

Art of Emotions Gallery

Gallery Address
318 Oakwood Ave., Toronto, ON
M6E 2V7, Canada
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Exhibition Hours

Thursdays: 12 pm to 7 pm
Fridays: 12 pm to 5 pm
Saturdays: 11:00 am to 5 pm
Sundays:  11:00 am to 5 pm

Open to the Public with covid protocols (i.e., wearing masks, signing contact information, and a limited number of people at the gallery at once)

About This Exhibition

Entry to this online exhibition was open to all FCA Toronto artists with Active or Signature status with the national Federation of Canadian Artists. (FCA). Each artist was allowed to enter up to five artworks for consideration, but only a maximum of three paintings per artist could be accepted into the show. The FCA was responsible for the submission and jurying process for FCA Toronto.

Our jury consisted of three signature status FCA artists: Jutta Kaiser, SFCA; Kato Rempel, SFCA, and Drew Gillies, AFCA.

FCA Toronto Participants

Below is a list of participating FCA Toronto artists. You can find a detailed listing of these artists at the bottom of this page with links to their FCA Toronto profiles.

  • Brenda Beaudette, Cornwall
  • Liane Bedard, Mississauga
  • Dina Belaia, Toronto
  • Beth Bouffard SFCA, Whitefish Falls
  • Jennifer Caie, Dryden
  • Nancy Calder, Stratford
  • Wendy Carmichael Bauld AFCA, Burlington
  • Françoise Cockburn, Toronto
  • Lynden Cowan, Brampton
  • Cathy Cullis, Niagara-On-The-Lake
  • Rick Cullis, Niagara-On-The-Lake
  • Cherie Daly, Toronto
  • Anca Dimoff, London
  • Nicole Dolson, Burlington
  • Susan Friedman, Toronto
  • Margaret Horvat, Burlington
  • Roslyn Levin, Shelburne
  • Carol Loeb, Yarker
  • Nola McConnan, Toronto
  • Nancy L Moore, Newtonville
  • Bev Morgan, Hanover
  • Lee Munn, Hamilton
  • Sandra Murphy, Aurora
  • Denise Nonomura, Stratford
  • Robin Nyikos, Collingwood
  • Robert Pointer, Flesherton
  • Claudia Punter, Osoyoos (BC)
  • Lucy Quin, Newmarket
  • Alan Douglas Ray, AFCA, Toronto
  • Jenny Reid, East York
  • Deri Chilton Russell, Elmwood
  • Louise Scott-Bushell, Mississauga
  • Barbara Sohn, Perth
  • Jaan Teng, Keene
  • Ida Tong, New Hamburg
  • Irina Valentin, Milgrove
  • Steve Wilson, Niagara Falls
  • Richard Zajac, Elmira

Award Recipients

First Prize $500

Wendy Carmichael Bauld, AFCA
"Silver, Shells Linen & Lace"
24" x 16", Oil on Canvas

Second Prize $250

Alan Douglas Ray, AFCA
"Eggs, Butter, and A Sprig of Oregano"
9" x 12", Oil on Panel

Third Prize $100

Margaret Horvat
"All Eyes"
15" x 30", Oil on Gallery Canvas

honourable mention

Dina Belaia
"Never Met (Adam & Eve)"
16" x 10", Graphite on paper

honourable mention

Nancy Calder
"Weight of Time"
16" x 16", Oil on wood panel

honourable mention

Liane Bedard
"Skittles for Lunch"
16" x 12", Transparent Watercolour on Arches Paper

Accepted Works

Artworks accepted into this juried exhibition are arranged in random order.
Click on an image to view a larger version.

FCA Toronto Participants