Sam Mogelonsky is a Toronto-based artist. She holds a BFAH from Queen’s University, (Kingston, Ontario) and an MFA from Central Saint Martin’s College of Art (London, UK). She has participated in residencies at the Florence Trust (London, UK), the Château de la Napoule Art Foundation (Mandelieu de la Napuole, France), CeRCCa (in Llorenc de Penedes, Spain) and Artscape Gibraltar Point (Toronto Islands). She has exhibited in Canada, the UK, France, Ireland, and Portugal, with recent shows at the Judith and Norman ALIX Art Gallery (Sarnia, ON), The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (Oshawa, ON), The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery (St. John’s, NFLD), and Katzman Contemporary (Toronto, ON). Her work is held in Canadian and international collections and she is the recipient of a 2013 Emerging Artist Grant from the Toronto Arts Council and a 2014 Emerging Artist Grant from the Ontario Arts Council.
Mogelonsky specializes in promoting the visual arts, combining her art-world wisdom with her marketing and sponsorship acumen. She is presently the Director of Sales and Business Development for Akimbo Art Promotions – a Toronto-based online company that promotes contemporary visual art, video, new media and film locally, nationally and internationally. She has worked with arts organizations including The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Mercer Union, the Canadian Friends of the Israel Museum, the Red Head Gallery, the Union Gallery and Rearview Project(s).