Exhibition catalogue. "Mental Health," White House Studio Project, Kensington Market, Toronto, Ontario. July 2018. 

Curatorial essay by Lauren Fournier

Hart House Review, Canadian Literary Journal. Published by the Hart House, University of Toronto. Print. April 2018.

Milkweed Zine Issue III: Privacy & Visibility Issue. March 2017.  Cover artwork by Kayla Polan. 

Exhibition catalogue. "Fermenting Feminism," Critical Distance Centre for Curators, Toronto, Canada. Sept 14 - Nov 26 2017. 

Curatorial essay by Lauren Fournier. 

This exhibition was included in Canadian Art Must-Sees, September 14-20 2017.  

Discount Mag Issue II: Food Issue. May 2017. Interview with Kayla Polan.


Dirty Laundry, "50 Shades of Kayla Polan," Jan 2017. A conversation between Kayla Polan and Ama Corrieri.


Format Magazine features Kayla Polan in "20 Contemporary Painters With Gallery-Worthy Portfolios." May 2017.


CBC Arts, "This Art Works! 'Doctor's Notes Against Intolerance' and 'Normalizing BDSM with sculptures." July 2017.


CBC Arts, "Artist asks the important questions: "Honey, can we normalize our BDSM lifestyle tonight?" September 2017.

Madeleine Co. in partnership with CBC Arts & OCAD University presents "This Art Works!"

In Episode 1, "Artist Leaf Jerlefia diagnoses microaggressions through her “Doctor’s Notes Against Intolerance” and Kayla Polan normalizes kinks through her playful “BDSM Sculptures.” - CBC Arts

You can watch the full series here

The first two episodes were featured in 'Works for Change,' an interactive installation and screening at the Gardiner Museum during July 4 - 13, 2017. 

Madeleine Co. in partnership with OCAD University presents “Art Works! Real Artists. Real Impact.”

Kayla Polan featured in the Pilot episode.

You can watch the full video here

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