Madeleine Lamont was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and currently resides in Toronto, Canada.
Madeleine Lamont received her BFA Degree from York University, Toronto, Canada in 1990. and Commercial Art and Design diploma from Algonquin College, Ottawa, Canada.
She has exhibited her work in museums and galleries both Nationally and Internationally and has been the recipient of numerous grants and awards, from the Toronto Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Arts Council. She has received public commissions from the Art On Public Lands, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington and the Koffler Gallery in Toronto. Most recently her work was purchased in 2016 by the Government of Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs to be installed in the New Nato Chancery Building in Brussels Belgium.
Her work is regularly published in prestigious art and design publications such as Canadian House and Home, Style at Home and Cmagazine and the Globe and Mail Her work has been showcased in numerous film and television shows such as Cityline and Steven and Chris. She was the co-founder and curator of The House Project Collective which was recently profiled in a documentary series, Artist of the 90's, a look at the collective art movement in Toronto during the 1990 and early 2000’s.
Her work has been written about and reviewed by some of the most influential art critics in Canada, including Daniel Baird, Gary Micheal Dault, formerly with The Globe and Mail, Claire Christy, Silvie Fortain and Toronto Star's Peter Goddard.
Goddard described Lamont's paintings as "great romantic gestures... Her aim to piece together an organic beauty in a fleeting psychological moment is done so sumptuously". Baird described her large canvases as "luxuriant and expressive" and her miniatures as "pristine and lyrical."
For the third year Canadian Celebrity designer Brian Gluckstein featured her paintings in the Princess Margret Hospital Lottery Grand Prize ShowHome.
Lamont is currently represented by Art Interiors and Gallery 133 in Toronto and The Christine Klassen Gallery, formerly the Weiss Gallery, in Calgary.
Her work is in collections throughout Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia and Asia. Lamont has been a founding member of several art collectives such as Farrago, The Red Head Gallery, The House Project. She founded Lamont Stewart Art Projects in 2016 and has participated in several art fairs in Canada and the USA, including The Affordable Art Fair NYC , Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.
To date, Madeleine Lamont had had over 25 solo exhibitions in Private and public Galleries and numerous group and collective exhibitions,
Lamont's work can also be viewed online at www.madeleinelamont.com. and on Instagram: madeleine_lamont_