CV of Mary Nunn


Mary’s educational background includes courses in:


Since 1983 Mary has exhibited in numerous one-woman and juried group shows in public and private galleries in Europe, the United States and Canada. Highlights include:

For a complete list see the Exhibition List document under the Personal menu.


Mary has taught Water-Media painting workshops across Canada and the United States for:

Mary has scaled back her teaching activity due to the heavy demands of commercial painting. To discuss possible teaching engagement, please contact her at the email address below.


The many collections that Mary’s work is found in include:

The City of Ottawa purchased a painting to give to the Mayor of The Hague, in honour of the fiftieth anniversary of VE DAY.


As well as numerous awards from the Ottawa Watercolour Society and the Society of Canadian Artists, Mary has received an “Art in Public Places” commission, Ottawa, 1996, and was nominated for the City of Ottawa’s Arts and Heritage award 2000.

Community Service

Mary’s community activities include:


Mary has written extensively for magazines and newsletters on art technique, the painting and creative process and the theory and properties of colour.
Mary has been included in numerous national and international biographies, including Canadian Who’s Who and the International Who’s Who of Women. Mary has been elected to the Society of Canadian Artists.


2056 Black Friars Road
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K2A 3K8