Education

 

2013             Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Fine Art, Halifax, NS


Exhibition History


2019
Jump and Slap, The Body Electric, Exhibition and International Conference on Resident Education presented at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Upcoming)

2019
Up-Stack, Down-Stack, Réminiscences, Le Livart, Montréal, QC (Group) (Upcoming)

2019
Up-stack, Down-Stack, Third Shift Festival, Saint John, NB (Juried)

2019
             Centre[3] for Print and Media Arts Residency Group Exhibition, Hamilton, ON (Juried)

2018             Up-Stack, Down-Stack, The Body Electric, Exhibition and International Conference on Resident Education presented at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

2018             Up-Stack, Down-StackSick Theories, A Trans-Disciplinary Conference on Sickness & Sexuality, University of Toronto, ON

2018             Up-Stack, Down-Stack,  VIBE: Transforming ableism through the arts, exhibition symposium, Concordia University, Montréal, QC

2018 Bound Between Seasons, Nocturne, Contemporary Art Festival, Halifax, NS (Juried)

2018             Up-Stack, Down-Stack, Photophobia Contemporary Moving Image Festival, co-presented by The Art Gallery of Hamilton and Hamilton Artists Inc. Hamilton, ON

2018             Up-Stack, Down-Stack, Slut Island Festival, Montréal, QC (Group) 

2018             Bound Between Seasons, Third Shift Festival, Saint John, NB (Juried) 

2018             Morbus, Kelvin Gallery, Glasgow School of Art, Scotland, UK (Group)

2018             Jump & Slap, Vancouver Outsider Art Festival, Vancouver, BC

2018             Jump & Slap, Lumière Art Festival, Sydney, NB

2018             Bound Between Seasons, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE (Juried)

2018             Jump & Slap, Nuit Rose, Toronto, ON

2017              Jump & Slap, Lumière First Night, Sydney, NB (Juried)

2017              Tarp It, Run a Cord, Collaboration with Norma Jean MacLean, Flotilla, Charlottetown, PE (Curated)

2017               Jump & Slap, Photophobia Contemporary Moving Image Festival, co-presented by The Art Gallery of Hamilton and Hamilton Artists Inc. Hamilton, ON

2017               New Positions, The Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, PE (Group)

2016               The Images in Our Heads, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON (Group)

2016               Fleet, Lumière Art Festival, Sydney, NB (Curated)

2016               Fleet, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE (Curated)

2016              The Reshelving Initiative 7, Eyelevel Gallery at Dalhousie Art Gallery, NS (Group)

2015                Beacon, Collaboration with Michael McCormack, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE (Curated)

2015               White Rabbit Open Air Artist Residency, Red Clay Farm, Upper Economy, NS (Group)

2015                Luminous Bodies Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto, ON (Group)

2015                Working Title, Saint John Arts Centre, Rotunda Gallery, Saint John, NB (Group)

2014                Annual Membership Exhibition, The Guild, This Town is Small, Charlottetown, PE (Group)

2014               Timber, Small Town Market Gallery, Charlottetown, PE (Solo)

2014                Atlantic Film-makers Festival, Halifax, NS (Juried)

2014               The Free Ad Sculpture, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE (Juried)

2014                Island Media Arts Festival, Charlottetown, PE (Juried)

2013               BMO 1st Art Award Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON (Group)

2013               Rainbow Valley, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE (Juried)

2013               Life for 20¢,   Gallery at the Guild, Charlottetown, PE (Solo)

2013               Emerging NSCAD Artists, NSP Headquarters, curated by Studio 21, Halifax, NS (Group)

2013               Graduation Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS (Group)

2012                Life for 20¢, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS (Solo)

2012                Prime, Painting and Ceramics Show, Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS (Group)

2011                 Abilympics, Argyle Fine Art Gallery, Halifax, NS (Group)

 

Residencies

2019 -2020 Interrogating Access Residency, OBORO and Spectrum Productions, Montréal, QC (On-going)

2018               Connexion Artist Run Centre Residency, Fredericton, NB

2018               Centre[3] for Print and Media Arts Residency, Hamilton, ON

2015                Apprenticeship Residency with Michael McCormack, Art in the Open, Charlottetown, PE

2015                White Rabbit Open Air Artist Residency, Red Clay Farm, Upper Economy, NS

2015                 Luminous Bodies Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto, ON


Awards


2019 Canada Council of the Arts, Research and Creation: Explore and Create Program

2018                Canada Council of the Arts, Concept to Realization: Explore and Create Program

2017                 PEI Art Grant / Emerging Professional Artist Dissemination Grant

2017                 PEI Art Grant / Emerging Professional Artist Creation Grant

2016                 Canada Council of the Arts, Cultivate Professional Development Grant

2016                  The Charlottetown Arts and Culture Emerging Artist Award

2015                  Prince Edward Island Council of the Arts Production Grant

2015                  White Rabbit Arts Open Air Entrance Scholarship  

2014                  RBC Watershed Art Competition short list- NS

2013                  Island Media Arts Co-op In-Kind Production Grant

2013                  BMO Financial Group 1st Art Invitational Student Art Competition regional award- NS

2013                  Robert Pope Foundation Painting Award

2011                  Skills Nova Scotia Abilympics Artist Training Grant

2011                  Innovation P.E.I Artist Travel Grant

2009-13            Innovation P.E.I Craft Award Full Scholarship

2009                Eptek Arts and Culture Centre,  Friends of Eptek Centre Award

Professional Experience


2019-2020 Jeunes Volontaires, Emploi Québec, Graphic Novel project, Montreal, QC (Ongoing)

2019 Professional Guest Artist Workshop Series, Guest Artist Workshop instructor, Art City, Winnipeg, MB (Upcoming)

2018 VIBE: Transforming ableism through the arts, international symposium, Panel 4: DisArt Part 2, Concordia University, Montréal, QC

2018 Connexion ARC Artist Residency, Artist Talk, Fredericton, NB

2018               Originally From, Artist Talk, panel, hosted by The Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, PEI

2018                Third Shift Festival, Artist Talk, solo, hosted by The Social Enterprise Hub, Saint John, NB, 

2018                City of Charlottetown Arts and Culture Award Selection, Jury

2017                 Timeraiser150 Charlottetown, curated collection

2016                 Yukon Filmmakers Fund, Jury

2016                  Art in the Open, Jury

2016                  City of Charlottetown Arts and Culture Award Selection, Jury

2015-16             Prince Edward Island Council of the Arts - Board of Directors, Secretary

2014-15             The Amazing Race Canada, Lead Production Assistant

2014                  Government of Prince Edward Island Art Bank Collection, curated collection

2013-15             Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Receptionist / Instructor / Artist Assistant

2012-14             Abilympics Canadian Association, Board of Directors, Alumni Representative

2013-14             This Town Is Small, Jury


Publications / Press

 

2017               "New Positions-Placing Emerging Island Artists in the Limelight" - Confederation Centre Art Gallery, News

2016               "The Images in Our Heads" - Electronic PDF Exhibition Catalogue

2016                "Lumière Art Festival" - Festival Catalogue

2016                "Art in the Open" - Artist Guide Book

2016                "The Images in Our Heads, group exhibition at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery" - Canadian Art Magazine, Summer issue

2015                "The Seventh Annual White Rabbit Arts Open Air Art Festival" - Residency catalogue by Kara Highfield

2015                "Working Title, An Exhibition of Contemporary Maritime Artists"- Canadian Art Magazine, Summer issue

2015                   "Working Title, An Exhibition of Contemporary Maritime Artists"  -Exhibition Catalogue by Christina Myers

2014                "A Walk Through Charlottetown's Art in the Open 2014"-  Visual Arts News, written by John Murchie

2014                 "Atlantic Film Festival Program Catalogue"-  Broadcast Program

2013-15            "Art in the Open"-  Artist Guide Book

2013                    "BMO 1st Art! Invitational  Student Art Competition 2013" - Canadian Art Magazine, Fall issue

2014                 "Y-Level 2014 Group Show Emerging Artists Exhibition"- Essay contribution titled "We'd Like to Thank You" - Catalogue by Jack Wong at Eyelevel Gallery

2013                 "BMO 1sr Art! Award- MOCCA:- Catalogue

2013                 "2013 Graduation Catalogue, NSCAD University" - NSCAD Press

2011                 "Illusion-  Periodical Project Six" - Curated and published by Chris Foster