Photo of Diane  Pugen
Photo of Diane  Pugen
Diane Pugen
Associate Professor
Faculty of Art
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