B. 1997 London, UK
Lily Snowden-Fine is a British/Canadian painter currently living in London.

Email: lily@snowdenfine.com
Instagram: @lilyfine



2022-23    The Drawing Year postgraduate program, The Royal Drawing School, London, UK
2015-19    OCAD University, Bachelor of Design, Illustration, Toronto, ON


2023         The Cultch Gallery, Two person exhibition, London, UK
2022         Royal Watercolour Society Open 2022, Bankside Gallery, Group exhibition, London, UK
2021         100 for 100, Raum Für Illustration, Group exhibition, Hamburg, Germany
2020         Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours, Mall Galleries, Group exhibition, London, UK
2020         Wish You Were Here, Nucleus Gallery, Group exhibition, Portland, OR
2019         Open House, 401 Richmond, Group exhibition, Toronto, ON
2019         OCADU Grad Ex 104, Group exhibition, Toronto, ON
2019         Zineland Terrace, TCAF, Toronto, ON
2018         House Guests, Group exhibition, Ignite Gallery, Toronto, ON
2018         Comic Arts Brooklyn (CAB), Brooklyn, NY
2016-18    Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF), Toronto, ON
2015         Zine Dream, Toronto, ON
2014-15    Vancouver Comic Arts Festival (VanCAF), Vancouver, BC
2014         Senior Show, Lord Byng Gallery, Vancouver, BC


2022         Jackson’s Painting Prize, Shortlist
2019         401 Richmond Career Launcher Prize, OCAD University
2019         Project 31 Award, OCAD University
2018         BP Portrait Awards Exhibition, Shortlist, National Portrait Gallery
2018         Society of Illustrators, Nancy Lee Rhodes Roberts Scholarship, Award
2018         3×3 Gold Medal
2018         3×3 Bronze Medal
2017         3×3 Honourable Mention
2016         3×3 Merit Award
2016         3×3 Honourable Mention
2015         American Illustration Online Gallery
2015         Dogwood Scholarship for Applied Skills


2021         The Family Tree, Illustrator, Penguin Random House, May 2022
2021         The Deepest Dig, Illustrator, Owl Kids, August 2021
2021         Kimmy & Mike, Illustrator, Running The Goat Books & Broadsides, March 2021
2021         Why Can’t Horses Burp?, Illustrator, Thames & Hudson Publishing, April 2021
2020        Why do Cats Climb Trees?, Illustrator, Thames & Hudson Publishing, September 2020
2020        Why do Dogs Sniff Bottoms?, Illustrator, Thames & Hudson Publishing, March 2020


2022         BBC Northern Ireland, Interview
2021         CanLit for Little Canadians,  Book Review
2021         Saltwire, Book Review
2020         Kirkus Reviews, Starred Book Review
2020         The Association of Illustrators, Book Review
2020         Wunderdog Magazine, Book Review
2019         CBC Metro Morning Interview
2017         Format, Spotlight
2017         Mâché Digital, Spotlight
2016         It’s Nice That
2016         This Is My Pet, FORGE. Art Magazine
2016         TWO: Artist Compilation, Edited by Kendra Yee
2016         FORGE. Art Magazine Issue 9: Distance

Select Freelance Clients

The New Yorker
The New York Times
Soho House London
Globe and Mail
New York Review of Books
Hornet Animation
National Film Board of Canada
Corporate Knights
Frontier Live Magazine