Vanessa Maltese

by Saturday, August 9, 2014


Vanessa Maltese (b. 1988, Toronto, Canada) holds a BFA from OCAD University. She is the National Winner of the 2012 RBC Canadian Painting Competition, and has exhibited her work nationally.



Most recently Maltese was included in the group show One, and Two, and More Than Two curated by Micah Lexier at The Power Plant, Toronto. Maltese currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada.


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wallwallwallwall, In The Pines, Jackson, WY, 2014
The Compleat Gamester, Cooper Cole, Toronto, ON, 2014
Ornament Swatch, edition with Nothing Else Press, Toronto, ON, 2014
band-aid, Superframe – Portrait and Landscape signage project, Toronto, ON, 2013
Two-fold Tally, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto, ON, 2012
sum forms, Erin Stump Projects, Toronto, ON, 2011


Visual Artists Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, 2014
Emerging Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, 2014
Emerging Visual Artists Grant, The Toronto Arts Council, 2012
RBC – National prize, 14th Annual RBC Painting Competition, 2012
OCAD U – Drawing & Painting Medalist Award, Toronto, ON, 2010
OCAD U – Nora E. Vaughan Award, Toronto, ON, 2010
OCAD U – Tony Caldwell Scholarship, Toronto, ON, 2010
OCAD U – Owen W. Wilson Memorial Award, Toronto, ON, 2010
OCAD U – Catherine Daigle Award, Toronto, ON, 2009
OCAD U – Marsh Urquhart Memorial Scholarship, Toronto, ON, 2009

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  • Tareque
    November 2, 2014

    Was hooked for a few minutes. But why did she find that the snakes are eating each other?

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