Against The Odds – Celebrating Four Influential Canadian Role Models in Art

On International Women’s Day of 2022, let’s all celebrate the great achievements of women who have made meaningful contributions to the world of art.

Please join us for this virtual talk as Joanne Poluch of Remarque Art Consulting focuses on four outstanding Canadian female artists who have changed our national art movement over the last 100 years. This talk will be inspirational and educational as you hear how these incredible women did it —— all against the odds.

  • Kenojuak Ashevak
  • Maud Lewis
  • Emily Carr
  • Hortense Gordon

Looking forward to having you join us!

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 — 7 pm
This virtual event is free but you must register.  The Zoom link will be emailed to you on the afternoon of the 8th of March.

Speaker: Joanne Poluch 

Joanne Poluch is an established art consultant from Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Remarque Art Consulting was established in 2010. Joanne holds a BA in Art History from the University of Guelph and a Diploma in Art Marketing from Sotheby’s Institute of Art in New York.
While Joanne’s business is multi-faceted being a juror, mentor, educator and consultant to both private and corporate clients, her most recent involvement has been to coach and mentor many private artists at all levels of their artistic careers. In addition, Joanne is a facilitator of Take6: What Every Artist Needs to Know Workshop.
Joanne manages the Art Sales & Rental program at the Art Gallery of Guelph, curating and jurying in work from approximately 170 artists across Southern Ontario. Additionally, she has been an active juror for Art in Canada, jurying work weekly from artists across Canada.