Born in 1955 in Sarnia, Ontario, Carol Wainio lives in Ottawa and teaches at University of Ottawa. She holds an MFA from Concordia University. She is represented by TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary, and Wynick/Tuck Gallery, Toronto.

Selected Exhibitions

Carol Wainio: The Book, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal (2014); McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London (2013); Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina (2013); Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna (2013); Varley Art Gallery, Markham (2011); Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa (2010) [curator: Diana Nemiroff]

60 Painters, Humber Arts & Media Studios, Toronto [curator: Scott Sawtell]

Between the Cracks (Picturing the Fourth Dimension), Oboro, Montreal [curator: David Elliott]
25 ans, Galerie René Blouin, Montreal

Femmes artistes : L’éclatement des frontières, 1965-2000, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec [curator: Pierre Landry]

Selected Bibliography

Milroy, Sara. “Carol Wainio,” Canadian Art, vol. 28, no. 3 (Fall 2011), p. 176.

Trépanier, Esther, ed., and Pierre Landry. Femmes artistes du XXe siècle au Québec: Œuvres du Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec: Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and Les Publications du Québec, 2010, 287 pp.

Beecher, Donald, and Randy Innes. Carol Wainio: The Book, Ottawa: Carleton University Art Gallery, 2010, 81 pp.

Dykhuis, Peter, Gary Michael Dault, Ron Shuebrook and Carol Wainio. Black and White with Storylines: Ron Shuebrook & Carol Wainio, Halifax: Dalhousie Art Gallery, 2009, 39 pp.

Thériault, Michèle. Carol Wainio: Contemporary Registers, Joliette: Musée d’art de Joliette, 2000, 71 pp.