Eugenie Fernandes

painting featuring yellow tulips in a vase with colourful square interior patterns in background

TULIPS in the TIME OF COVID 19, 2020, acrylic on canvas, 14″ x 11″

About the Artist:

Eugenie graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 1965. She moved with her husband, artist Henry Fernandes to Toronto in 1974, and in 1984 the couple made their way to the Kawarthas. Her exhibitions include: Art Gallery of Peterborough, 2011 & 2019 and the Russell Gallery in 2006 & 2008. Eugenie’s work has also been used by UNICEF for cards and puzzles.

Eugenie has published 18 stories and illustrated over 100 books for children, and works from her “Earth Magic” and “One Hen” books are in the collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art in Washington DC. Earth Magic was also nominated for a Governor General award for illustration.

If you are interested in learning more about Eugenie and her work, you can click here to check out this video by Bibliovideo of Eugenie discussing her many talents!

painting on ledge featuring stylized still life with yellow tulips in vase

TULIPS in the TIME OF COVID 19, 2020, acrylic on canvas, 14″ x 11″

person on left looking at painting on ledge featuring a still life with yellow tulips

Exhibitions

It’s All About ARTISTS Preview Exhibition

Jane LowBeer, String Theory, 2015, monotype on paper, 22" x 28"

Selections: 35th Annual Kawartha Autumn Studio Tour

Peer Christensen, Park & Lansdowne St., Peterborough, oil on canvas, 2019

Painted Words: Eugenie Fernandes

Eugenie Fernandes, Anchors, 2019, acrylic on canvas

Painted Words: Eugenie Fernandes

Jun 29, 2019 to Sep 22, 2019

Kitten Stories: Illustrations by Eugenie Fernandes

Eugenie Fernandes, Kitten's Autumn