Artist Biography

Eugenia Elder is a Canadian contemporary painter based in Toronto, Ontario. Her work exercises control, unease and idealism through minimal and gestural brushstrokes.

She has exhibited in group shows at Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre (2013), the Gladstone Hotel (2015), the Richmond (2015), the Contact Photography Festival (2015, 2016), Café AGO (2017), Forest City Gallery (2018) and Emily Harding Gallery (2019). Her photography has also been featured in the Queen’s Journal, Project Red, the Arts and Science Undergraduate Review, the Whig Standard, Arbitrage Magazine and Humber Et Cetera. Her work can be seen in the residences at Shangri-La, Toronto as well as various restaurants in Toronto. Her work has been sold through and is currently available to purchase through the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) Art Rental & Sales department. She exhibited at the Toronto Outdoor Art Fair (2019) and exhibited as an UNTAPPED Emerging Artist at Artist Project (2020).

Her residency is with the Akin Studio Program at the MOCA Toronto Canada (2019-2020).