Elly Smallwood

Smallwood is a Canadian artist based out of Ottawa, Ontario. Smallwood’s work ranges from watercolor on paper to large scale oil on canvas.

Smallwood’s work is predominantly concerned with femininity; the female form, vulnerability and private moments.

Select Exhibitions:


Context, Art Miami, Miami

Fantasia, Spoke Art, San Francisco

Art Life, Moscow


Solo Exhibition, Benjamin Eck Galerie, Munich

Winter Collective, Massey Lyuben Gallery, New York 


Winter Collective, Massey Lyuben Gallery, New York

The Beauty I Hide, Hermann & Audrey, Toronto


Small Works II, Navillus Gallery, Toronto

Embodiment, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto

Delta, Project Gallery, Toronto

A Collection of Favourites, Navillus Gallery, Toronto

You + Me,  Navillus Gallery, Toronto

Selected - Studio Works, Hashtag Gallery, Toronto


Small Works, Navillus Gallery, Toronto

Bare - Solo Exhibition, Goodfellas Gallery, Toronto

OCADU Alumni Exhibition, The Gladstone, Toronto

Contemplation - Group Invitational Exhibition, Gallery M, Toronto


Contemporary Countenance, Creatures Creating Gallery, Toronto

Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto