Tina Poplawski

Bio

Tina Poplawski has been an instructor at the Toronto School of Art since 1993.

Poplawski has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in Ontario, Quebec and New York. Two galleries in Toronto, the V. MacDonnell Gallery and Lehmann Leskiw Fine Art, have represented Poplawski. Her work is found in North American and European collections both corporate and private. She is the recipient of many awards, including numerous Ontario Art Council Grants. Her work focuses on textured paintings, sculptural objects and paper works arranged into multi-faceted installations. She has been negotiating the cultural residue of war through her art practice for many years, leading her to a fascination with “debris” found in the botanical world.

Education

1977 Fine Arts Diploma, Visual Art, New School of Art

1975 BFA, Fine Arts, York University

Courses

CourseLevelDetails
Acrylic BasicsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Acrylic Explorations: Extreme TexturesIntroduction-IntermediateView
Acrylic Explorations: Fluid Acrylic on Yupo PaperIntroduction-IntermediateView
Acrylic Explorations: Image TransfersIntermediate-AdvancedView
Acrylic Explorations: Pastel EffectsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Acrylic Explorations: Resin EffectsAll LevelsView
Acrylic Explorations: Wax EffectsIntermediate-AdvancedView
Contemporary Impressionism in AcrylicsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Contemporary Water Media Techniques: BasicsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Contemporary Water Media Techniques: New SurfacesIntermediate-AdvancedView
Drips, Pours and Puddles: Acrylic ExplorationsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Fundamental AcrylicsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Fundamental Water Media: New SurfacesIntermediate-AdvancedView
Glazed Over in AcrylicsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Introduction to Acrylic PaintingIntroduction-IntermediateView
Scrape, Push and Pull: Acrylic ExplorationsIntroduction-IntermediateView
Skin Deep: Acrylic ExplorationsIntroduction-IntermediateView
The Painted WordIntroduction-IntermediateView
WIPEOUTIntroduction-IntermediateView
 
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