Curriculum Vitae

Sarah Palmer
Guelph, Ontario N1E 5T2


Nova Scotia School of Fine Art and Design, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1984
George Brown College of Applied Arts and Technology, ON, Canada, 1980
Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology, ON, Canada, 1979
Bachelor of Arts, Trent University, ON, Canada, 1974


Painter, Graphic Designer, Illustrator



Selected Group Exhibits

Little Art Show, Toronto, 2008
Society of Canadian Artists 40th National Open Juried Exhibition,
Montreal 2007

Solo/2 Person Exhibits

University of Waterloo, Faculty of Social Innovation Generation, Kitchener, ON, 2008
Harriston-Minto Gallery, Harriston, 2007
Arts See Cafe, Bayfield, 2004

Group Exhibitions

Guelph Studio Tour, Guelph, ON, 2010
Grimsby Art Festival, Grimsby, ON, 2009
Riverdale Art Walk, Toronto, ON, 2008
Junction Art Festival, Toronto, ON, 2006
R.J. Page Fine Art Gallery, Commelford, England, 2003
Grand Theatre, London, ON, 2002
Gallery Galleria, London, ON, 2001
Simcoe Gallery, Toronto, ON, 2000
Simcoe Gallery, Toronto, ON, 1998
Wellington County Museum and Archives, Elora, ON, 1997
Hummingbird Centre, Toronto, ON, 1996
Toronto Outdoor Exhibit, Toronto, ON, 1996
Lambton Gallery, Sarnia, ON, 1996
Wellington County Museum and Archives, Elora, ON, 1995
Wellington County Museum and Archives, Elora, ON, 1994

Work Available

ARTprofile - Sarah PalmerRepresented in Toronto by Rupert Young of ARTprofile and formally Gallery Moos.

By appointment in the artist’s home; contact Sarah (519) 821-0939


Published work "Duty Mother", New Society: Sociology for the 21st Century" 3rd edition, Robert J. Brym, Harcourt Canada 2001
"Artist in Canada", National Gallery of Canada, 2001
Artist in Canada Database, National Gallery of Canada, Library
(e-publications), 1993


Bibliotheque nationale de Quebec, Fichiers D'autorite, Quebec, Quebec
Library of Congress, Name Authorities, Washington, D.C.
National Library of Canada, Canadian Authorities, Ottawa, ON

Awards and Recognition

Grimsby Art Festival 2D Award 2008
Nominated for the 8th Edition of "International Who's Who of Professional and Business Women 2002
Two Awards for the "Family Affair" and "Dance" at Images'94, Elora Arts Council Exhibition, 1994


Canadian Portrait Academy

Work Experience

Art Educator at Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, ON, 2005-2006
Art Educator/Facilitator, "Art Jam", Guelph, ON, 1998-2000
Graphic Designer, Proprietor, "Sarah Palmer Graphics", Guelph, ON, 1986-1991