Photo of Diane  Pugen
Photo of Diane  Pugen
Diane Pugen
Associate Professor
Faculty of Art, Graduate Studies
416-977-6000, Ext. 1766



1962 - 1964 Art Institute of Chicago, and the University of Chicago Education and Psychology, Fem College, Cleveland, Ohio Anatomy with Robert Beverly Hale/Etching and Lithography with Harry Sternberg, Art Students' League, New York City, N.Y.

Selected Exhibitions

2000 Homage to First Nations Peoples Exhibition and Symposium, International Festival of Arts and Culture, Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago, Chile 1999 XXYYZ, 20th Anniversary Exhibition, YYZ Artists' Outlet, Toronto 1998 Stop: Libertad, Diversidad, Pluralism, Museo d'Arte contemporaneo, Santiago, Chile 1997 Dancing with the Leviathon, York Quay Gallery, Harbourfront, Toronto 1994 Via Renovatur - Nord-Sud/North-South, Museo d'Arte contemporaneo, Santiago, Chile; Glendon Gallery, York University, Toronto 1994 The Sukkah Project, Painted silk panels; Diane Pugen, Shirley Yanover, Mimi Gelman, Koffler Gallery, Toronto 1994 Collaborative Prints, Regional Touring Exhibition, Station Gallery, Whitby; Latchman Gallery, Stouffville; Art Gallery of Algoma, Sault Ste. Marie; and others 1994 100 Prints, Open Studio, Toronto 1994 Touch the Sky, CBC Atrium, Toronto 1993 Drawing the Future Close, Workscene Gallery, Toronto

Awards \ Grants

2000 Ontario Arts Council Materials Assistance 1997 Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance 1994 Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance 1993 Ontario Arts Council Materials Assistance 1992 Medal of Service from the City of Toronto for ongoing contribution to the arts community 1990 Ontario Arts Council, Individual Artists Award


1994 Original lithograph to honour 75th Anniversary of Hart House, University of Toronto 1994 Hand-painted silk panel, Sukkah Project, New Israel Fund 1992 Design and layout, brochure, "Incredible Joy of Being Heard," Native Theatre School 1989 Logo design, "Scientists for Peace" 1983 Logo embossing design for Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto 1983 Program cover and design, Ontario Gymnastic Federation 1982 Original drawing for "Scientists for Peace" 1982 Six designs for gold, silver and bronze medals for the Ontario Gymnastics Federation, Metro East Region, and regional logo as per above 1980 - 1981 Original etching for Arts' Sake Inc. Print Portfolio, Land and Sky #5, editioned to 35 and 10 artists proofs

Professional Affiliations / Boards / Juries

Founding Committee, CARO/Workscene Emergency Relief Fund for Visual & Media Artists, Toronto Member, Canadian Artists Representation/le font des artistes Canadiens (CARFAC), Toronto Shareholder/member, CARFAC Copyright Collective President, Board of Trustees, Artists Voice Legal Defence Fund, Toronto Member, Ontario Restructuring Steering Committee, Print and Drawing Council of Canada, Toronto Advisor, Artists in the Schools Symposium, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Juror, Creative Artists in the Schools Program, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Presenter, Arts Smart Conference ?92, Ontario Arts Council, London, Ontario Facilitator, Arts Smart Conference ?91, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Member, National Advisory Council, Women's Art Resource Centre/Matriart Magazine, Toronto