Biography

Marlene MacCallum is a visual artist and has recently moved to Prince Edward County, Ontario. Prior to this, she lived in Corner Brook, NL for 26 years where she was a Professor in the Visual Arts Program at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Between 1985 and 2017, Marlene exhibited prints, photographs and book works in more than 110 solo, invited and juried group exhibitions in 18 countries. Her works are held in over 35 public collections in Canada, the UK and the United States. Marlene was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 2006.

Marlene MacCallum has been making photogravure prints since 1994. She and David Morrish co-authored and published Copper Plate Photogravure: Demystifying the Process in 2003 (Focal Press). Her research projects on Artists’ Publishing and The Visual Book were funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Recent exhibitions include All Day Within the Dreamy House at The Rooms, curated by Vicky Chainey-Gagnon.