Education

2016          Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Master of Applied Arts
2013          NSCAD University, Bachelor of Fine Arts
 

Selected Group & Solo Exhibitions

2017          RBC Canadian Painting Competition 2017, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
                  Shape Form Colour Line: the language of abstraction, Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver BC
                  A Terrible Signal, Access Gallery, Vancouver BC (Curated by Kimberly Phillips)
                  Sad Drawings,  Institut für Alles Mögliche, Berlin, Germany
2016          A Beast Salient, Franc Gallery, Vancouver BC (Curated by Brynn McNab)
                  RBC Canadian Painting Competition 2016, The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
                  Endless Summer, Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver, BC                 
                  Fresh Paint/ New Construction, Art Mûr, Montreal, QC
                  see level,  Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, BC
                  Still Here, Point Gallery, Salt Spring Island, BC (Solo) 
                  MAA Thesis Exhibition: Still Here, Concourse Gallery, ECUAD, Vancouver BC
2015          LINEUP, Helen For Now Gallery, Vancouver, BC (with Matthis Grunsky) 
                  Salt Spring National Art Prize, Mahon Hall, Salt Spring Island, BC (Juried)
                  Drift, The First Floor Gallery, Barrie, ON (with Tyler Durbano)
                  Flight Lines, Concourse Gallery, ECUAD, Vancouver BC
2014          Image, Corridor Gallery, Halifax, NS (Solo)
                  By and By, Port Loggia Gallery, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
                  From There to Here, Eventide Art Hub: Look Up Gallery, New Glasgow, NS (Solo)
                  Redux, The Craig Gallery, Dartmouth, NS
2013          Emerging NSCAD Artists 2013, NSP Headquarters, curated by Studio 21 Fine Art, Halifax, NS
                  Still Life, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS (Solo)
                    

Awards & Residencies

2017          19th Annual RBC Painting Competition, Finalist
                  GlogauAIR, Artist in Residence, Berlin, Germany
                  Arteles Creative Residency Program: Silence Awareness Existence, Hämeenkyrö, Finland       
                  Institut für Alles Mögliche, Artist in Residence, Berlin, Germany
2016          18th Annual RBC Painting Competition, Finalist
                  Nancy Petry Award: in partnership with the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts and Joseph Plaskett Foundation
                  BEERS London, Contemporary Visions VII: Short List
                  Valedictorian, Master of Applied Arts, ECUAD
2015          Salt Spring National Art Prize Jurors' Choice Award
                  BC Arts Council Scholarship
2014          Gordon and Marion Smith Scholarship
                  Emily Carr University Graduate Entrance Scholarship
                  Sooke Fine Arts 2014 Award of Excellence
2013-14     NSCAD Studio Residency Program, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
2013          Arts Nova Scotia Creation Grant                 
                  Nova Scotia Talent Trust Grant
                  CSCE Maritime Emerging Artist Finalist
                  BMO 1st Art Nominee
2012          Robert Pope Foundation Painting Scholarship
2010          NSCAD Foundation Faculty Bursary
2009         Provincial Millennium Excellence Scholarship


Auctions

2017          C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction, Division Gallery, Toronto, ON
2016          Access Auction Fundraiser XXV, Access Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2015          Off the Hook: Art Auction, The MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON


Publications, Reviews & Press

2017          Lucien Durey, "Vancouver Report: From Black and White to Coloured Lights", Canadian Art, 2017, web.
2017          Kimberly Phillips, 'A Terrible Signal', Curator's Essay, Access Gallery, 2017
2016          RBC Painting Competition Catalogue, September 2016
2016          '15 Artists are Finalists in RBC Painting Competition', Canadian Art, 2016
2016          '5 Western Canadians Named Finalists...', Vancouver Magazine, 2016
2016          Woo Publication Spring 2016, Vancouver, Canada, May 2016
2015          Woo Publication Fall 2015, Vancouver, Canada, February 2016
2015          SSNAP Finalist Exhibition Catalogue, Art Barn International, October 2015
2015          Salt Spring National Art Prize, Canadian Art, October 2015


Teaching Experience

2017           Emily Carr University: Teacher Of Record, PNTG216 "Drawing for Painting"
2017           Emily Carr University Continuing Studies: Instructor,  CEPN103 "Introductory Oil Painting"
2016           Emily Carr University: Seminar Leader, AHIS333 "Interdisciplinary Forums: Chroma", taught by Randy Lee Cutler
2016           Emily Carr University Continuing Studies: Instructor for Welcome Lab: Academic Skills
2016           Emily Carr University Continuing Studies: Teaching Assistant for Summer Institute for Teens: Core Skills
2016           Emily Carr University: Teaching Assistant for Kimberly Phillips, MAA Low Residency Program, Visiting Artist Forum
2015           Emily Carr University: Graduate Teaching Fellowship - Teacher Of Record, PNTG216 "Drawing for Painting"
2015           Emily Carr University: Teaching Assistant to Elizabeth McIntosh and Landon Mackenzie, PNTG310 "Advanced Paint"
2015           Emily Carr University Continuing Studies: Teaching Assistant to Debora O, Welcome Lab: Academic Skills
2015           Emily Carr University: Teaching Assistant for Chris Jones, MAA Low Residency Program, Visiting Artist Forum
2015           Emily Carr University: Seminar Leader, AHIS333 "Interdisciplinary Forums: Psychogeography",
                   taught by Cameron Cartiere and Phil Smith
2014           Emily Carr University: Seminar Leader, AHIS333 "Interdisciplinary Forums: The Art School", taught by Randy Lee Cutler and Sadira                          Rodrigues
2014           Eventide Art Classes: Teacher and Organizer, New Glasgow, NS  
2012-13      The Spot: Arts Facilitator, Halifax, NS.
 

Events and Talks

2017           (upcoming) A Crimp in the Fabric: Situating Painting Today, panelist, SFU, Vancouver BC
2017           Emily Carr University Alumni Presentations, Vancouver BC
2017           GlogauAIR Open Studios, Berlin, Germany
2017           USB Shuffle Show, Abteilung fur Alles Andere, Berlin, Germany
2016           see level, Panel Discussion, Charles H. Scott Gallery
2015           Painter's Poetry, Helen For Now Gallery, ECUAD, Vancouver, BC
2014           Parallel, performance with Matthis Grunsky, Art At NightNew Glasgow, NS
                   New Glasgow Public Library: Artist Lecture Series, New Glasgow, NS
2013           Still Life, Artist Talk, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS