CV

Lives and works in Vancouver, BC

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver

Bachelor of Science, University of Regina

 

Current Shows

Colour the giant colouring book mural until February 2018, Life in Colour, Beaty Biodiversity Museum, UBC, Vancouver, BC

 

UPCOMING Openings and Events

December 1st, Christmas Fun!, Volume Salon, Vancouver, BC

December 3rd, Family Day for the exhibition of Life in Colour, Beaty Biodiversity Museum, UBC, Vancouver, BC

 

UPCOMING Exhibitions

2018, Feet off the Ground, Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC

 

SELECTED SOLO + TWO ARTIST EXHIBITIONS

2017   Come Colour Maurizio, Mural, Graniti Murales, Sicily

2017 Colouring Quite Night, Luna Festival, Revelstoke, BC

2017 CANADA150 Art Show, Kimoto Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2016 A Winter Colourland, Solo Show, The Reach Gallery, Abbotsford, BC

2014-15 Void Gallery Satellite Space, Saskatoon, SK

2014 Mystic Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

2013 Creepsy Crawlies, Void Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

2013 Artbomb West Coast, Vancouver, BC

2013 Mis-under-stand-ing(s), The Gallery on the Bridges, Saskatoon, SK

2012 Entropy, Propeller Artist Run Centre, Toronto, ON

2012 Drawing Dialogues, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

2012 Ants Gone Wild, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

2011 The Joy of Drawing

 – Propeller Artist Run Centre, Toronto, ON

– Place des Arts: Arts Centre, Coquitlam, BC

2011 Mis-under-stand-ing(s), Richmond Art Gallery: City Hall, BC

2011 Entropy, Burnaby Art Gallery: Bob Prittie Library, Burnaby, BC

2010 Artificial Awe, Stride Gallery, +15 Window Space, Calgary, AB

2010 Keystone Species, Festival Cinemas Pre-Show, Vancouver, BC

2009 The Other Gallery, Banff, AB

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 13 Feet of the Ground Mural Inauguration, Graniti, Sicily, Italy

2017 13 Feet off to Sicily Show & Fundraiser, Mainspace Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2014 Small Works Group Exhibition, Void Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

2014 Group Show, Funky Petals, Saskatoon, SK

2014 Splash, Arts Umbrella, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2014 Blim Art Market, Vancouver, BC

2013 Deck the Halls, Heritage Hall, Vancouver, BC

2013 Small Works Show, Void Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

2013 13, Nuit Blanche, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto, ON

2013 Splash, Arts Umbrella, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2013, Music in the Park, Capilano River Regional Park, North Vancouver, BC

2013 New Collections Group Exhibiton, Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC

2013 Ruminations of Order, CityScape, North Vancouver, BC

2013 Heartfelt, Vancouver Print Room, Vancouver, BC

2013 Debut Show, Vancouver Online Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2013 ZOO, Art Brownie GALAXY Project, INDEXG, Toronto, ON

2012 Splash, Arts Umbrella, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2012 Art Brownie GALAXY Project, INDEXG, Toronto, ON

2012 Drawing: Expanded Medium, Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam, BC

2012 Salon Show, Propeller Artist Run Centre, Toronto, ON

2012 Black + White Ball, Propeller Artist Run Centre, Toronto, ON

2011 Mail Art Exhibition, Richmond Art Gallery, BC

2011 Mail Art Olympix, Art Gallery of Swift Current, SK

& Oceanside Art Gallery, Parksville, BC

2010 FAX, Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC

2010 Mail Art Olympix, The Havana Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009 Mail Art Olympix, Penticton Art Gallery, Penticton, BC

& Comox Art Gallery, Courtenay, BC

2007 Festival Cinemas Pre-Show, Vancouver, BC

2006 Concourse Gallery, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, BC

2005 Alberta/Saskatchewan Centennial Mural Mosaic

 

REVIEWS & NOTABLE BLOGS

Jennifer Chen. CBC News – British Columbia, 2016. Interview.

Jennifer Chen. CBC RadioNorth by Northwest, Vancouver, BC, 2016. Interview.

Jamie Smith. Thrive MastermindThrive Arts Studio, Vancouver, BC, 2016. Interview.

Altair Roelants. Writing the Visual, Sydney, Australian-Based Arts Writer, 2014. Blog Posts.

Chris Tyrell Loranger, Great Initiative to Get to a Residency. Visual Art Marketing, 2013. Interview.

Robyn Lynch. Drawing: Expanded Medium. Curatorial Assistant. Evergreen Cultural Centre, 2012.

Janis Warren. Two Art Exhibits for Duo. Tri-CityNews.com, 2012

Michelle Sewell. Upcoming Shows. Escene.ecuad.ca, 2011

Janis Warren. Look at the Beauty in Daily Life, Artists Urge Audiences. Tri-CityNews.com, 2011

Katie Turner. Metro Minute at Stride Art Gallery. Metronews.ca, 2010

Robin Laurence. Finding Art in the Simple FAX. Straight.com, 2010

 

COLLECTIONS

2012          Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC

2005–17    Private Collections

 

SELECTED PUBLIC ART SHORTLIST

2012   Grandview Aquatic Centre, Surrey, BC

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2009–13   Emily Carr Alumni Gallery, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, BC

 

COMMUNITY INITIATIVES

2013     Producer of Live Radio Play, Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap, Lanalou’s, Vancouver, BC

2013     Founder of Doing it Like Martha-Holiday & Halloween Style, Community Craft Workshop, Hot Art Wet City Gallery

 

RESIDENCIES

2017   13 Feet off the Ground, Graniti Murales, Sicily

2014   DRAWinternational, Residency, France

2009   Self-Directed Study, Residency, The Banff Centre, Banff, AB

 

TEXTS

2009–13    Artist Tag, monthly column, angelagooliaff.com + ecuaa.ca

 

DONATIONS

2012–13    Splash, Arts Umbrella, Vancouver, BC

2005–10    Autism Services Spring Gala, Saskatoon, SK

 

MEMBERSHIPS

2016-17    Thrive Art Studios, Mastermind, Vancouver, BC

2011–12   Propeller Artist Run Centre, Toronto, ON

2007–12   Emily Carr University Alumni Association, Vancouver, BC

2013          DigiBC – The Digital Media and Wireless Association of BC

 

PUBLIC ART ASSISTANT + PARTICIPANT

2012   Maraya by Henry Tsang, Glen Lowry + Simon Levin, Vancouver, BC

2009   Karen Kazmer, Underfoot yet Overhead, City of Surrey, BC

2009   Paul Slipper, Self-Made Woman, Calgary, AB

2008   Karen Kazmer, Public Art

2006   Karen Kazmer, Public Art