OCAD University
Associate Professor
Faculty of Art
416-977-6000, Ext. 1695

Area(s) of Expertise



Cathy Daley has an active career as an artist and has been exhibiting for the past 20 years. Her work has been shown widely in Canada, Europe and the United States and her drawings are in the collections of The National Gallery of Canada, The Art Gallery of Ontario, The Canada Council Art Bank as well as many other museums across the country. She began teaching drawing and painting at OCA in 1988.


1973-74: Ontario College of Art, Toronto 1978-80: Art's Sake Inc.

Selected Exhibitions

2001: Koffler Gallery, North York, Ontario 2001: Newzones Gallery, Calgary 2000: Regional Art Gallery of Rimouski, Quebec (Touring) 2000: Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery: Quiet Room 1999: Eye Level Gallery, Halifax: Quiet Room 1999: Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto 1999: Newzones Gallery, Calgary 1998: Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto 1998: Art Gallery of Kelowna, Kelowna, British Columbia 1996: Paul Petro Contemporary Art at 372 rue St. Catherine, Montreal

Awards \ Grants

1981-83, 1985-87, 1989-90, 1993, 1995-97, 1999: Canada Council Grants 1981, 1983-86, 1988, 1990-94, 1996, 1998: Ontario Arts Council Grants 1994: Toronto Arts Council 1985: Bertolt Brecht Fund of Berlin

Selected Publications

1994: "Live Girls" in Fireweed Magazine, Fall 1993: Refrigerate After Opening (Literary journal), front and back cover and five drawings, Ice Floe Press1990 "Natural" in Impulse Magazine, Spring 1989: "Cover Art" in Borderlines Magazine, Fall 1984: "Turn the Other Cheek . . ." in C Magazine, Summer, no. 2 1982: "Chromazone/Chromatique, Prototyp" in Identity 3, Spring