1991 Bachelor of Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.
1980 Master of Arts, Royal College of Art, School of Painting, London, England.
1977 Bachelor of Fine Arts Honors (Dean’s Honors List), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
2018 Unsung, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
2016 Something About Winnipeg, Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada.
Selections 2012-2016, Walnut Contemporary, Toronto, Canada.
2011 Portraits of Facebook, Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
Doing the Docs, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Toronto International Film Festival
Headquarters, Toronto, Canada.
2010 If the Paparazzi Could Paint (Part II), Hyatt Regency Hotel, Toronto
International Film Festival Official Headquarters, Toronto, Canada.
If the Paparazzi Could Paint (Part I), Rebecca Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
GROUP EXHIBITIONS, ART FAIRS
2018 Boston International Fine Art Show, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Booth BIFAS2, Boston, MA.
Art New York, Cynthia Corbett Gallery, Booth ANY225, New York, NY.
2017 Young Masters, Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London, UK.
Art +, Van Der Plas Gallery, New York, NY.
2015 ArtToronto, Gurevich Fine Art, Booth C69, Toronto, Canada.
2014 ArtToronto, Gurevich Fine Art, Booth 1114, Toronto, Canada.
Classical Values: Modern and Contemporary Drawing, Leslie Sacks Fine
Art, Los Angeles, California.
A Celebration of Women’s Art, Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada.
2013 Women’s Art Now, Leslie Sacks Fine Art, Los Angeles, California.
2012 Art Takes Times Square, New York, New York.
2018 Portrait Commission Donation, The Glass House, New Canaan, CT.
2016-18 Three paintings for Collection Jerry Saltz (Senior Art Critic, New York
Magazine) and Roberta Smith (Senior Art Critic, NY Times), New York, NY.
2014 Twins Series, Private Collection, Toronto, Canada.
2012 Portrait of Leslie Sacks published in African Art from the Leslie Sack Collection, Skira.
2010-11 Nine Drawings of Man Friday, commissioned by Blue Leaf Gallery for Lord
and Lady Glentorran, Dublin, Ireland.
Portraits of Norman Jewison, David Mirvish, and Ucal Powell, Harold Green
Theatre Company, Toronto, Canada.
Four Paintings of Bert, Private Collection, Toronto, Canada.
Portrait of Jeremy Chilnick, Commissioned by Morgan Spurlock, New York.
2018 Brown University, Visiting Artist Talk, Providence, RI, November 7, 2018.
2012 Canadian Arts Summit, Guest Panelist, Making Art in the Age of New
Media, moderated by Janet Carding, Director Royal Ontario Museum, Banff
Portrait Painting Party, Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
GRANTS, AWARDS, RESIDENCIES
1990 University of Toronto, Visual Art Award, Faculty of Education, Toronto, Canada.
1982 Canada Council, Project Cost Grant, Montreal, Canada.
1980 La Cite Internationale des Arts, Four Month Residency, Paris, France.
1979 Royal College of Art, Travel Award, Italy.
1978 Canada Council, Project Cost Grant, London, England.
Art Bank, Ottawa, Canada. Continental Oil Company, London, UK. Royal College of Art, London, UK.
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. York University, Toronto, Canada.
Private Collections: UK, Canada, Italy, Ireland, Australia, USA including Guy and Nora Barron, Jerry Saltz and Roberta Smith, Morgan Spurlock, Leslie Sacks, Stefan Olsson, and Brian Levitt.
New York Magazine
To Do: April 18–May 2, 2018. Jerry Saltz, April 15, 2018.
The Guardian Unsung heroes: portraits of figures who deserve artistic recognition. Nadja Sayej, March 16, 2018.
Wall Street International
Carole Freeman, 17 Mar — 22 Apr 2018 at Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York. March 28, 2018.
Editors’ Picks: 14 Things to See in New York This Week. Sarah Cascone, March 12 and April 16, 2018.
Winnipeg Free Press
Painting the Faces of Winnipeg. Alison Gilmore, October 31, 2016.
Must-Sees This Week: November 3 to 9, 2016. November 3, 2016.
Carole Freeman’s Selections 2012-2016 at Walnut Contemporary. David Saric, August, 2016.
Surprise Appearances. Gary Michael Dault, Summer Issue, 2016.
Globe and Mail
Carole Freeman Finds Her Muse on Facebook. James Adams, 2 December 2011.
Carole Freeman's Facebook Friends. December 2, 2011.
The National Post
Portraits from Pokes. 1 December 2011.
Celebrity Apprentice. 9 September 2010.
Berkshire Fine Arts
Friend Me: Portraits and Projects, Carole Freeman. 22 January 2012.
Canadian Jewish News
Getting Friended With a Paintbrush. 15 December 2011.
Akimbo Art and Tech
Carole Freeman Unplugged. James Fowler, April 10, 2012.
Global Paint Party. 5 January 2012.
Carole Freeman. Nadja Sayej, 2 December 2011.
The Star Blogs
Pretty As a Picture. 15 September 2011.
Friend Me at The Edward Day Gallery. Here and Now, CBC Radio, 1 December 2011