Exhibitions & Projects

2021

  • Bonavista Biennale: The Tonic of Wildness, Bonavista NL, Curator Matthew Hills
  • Hunter Gatherer, McIntosh Gallery, Ontario, Curator Helen Gregory
  • Title TBD, Solo Exhibition, Christina Parker Gallery, NL
  • Artist Residency part #2, Union House Arts, Bonavista NL

2020

  • Artist Residency part #1, Union House Arts, Bonavista NL

2019

  • Solo Exhibit, Confederation Centre PEI Curator Pan Wendt
  • Other Artifacts, Saskatchewan Craft Council Gallery with artists Michael Flaherty and Susan Furneaux
  • Tracing Time, Solo Exhibit, Christina Parker Gallery
  • Suspended, Solo Exhibit, The Rooms Gallery, Curator Darryn Doull
  • Art Toronto 2019 Booth C68, Metro Toronto Convention Centre

2018

2017

2016    

2015  

2014-15

2013

  • ‘Landscape Illuminated’ The Leyton Gallery of Fine Art
  • Mapping the Dreamworld’s of St. John’s’, Presenting Artist, Eastern Edge     Art Gallery, Dreamworlds Festival
  • MIRIAD’ Solo Show, The Rooms provincial Art Gallery
  • ‘Boxed in’ The Rooms provincial Art Gallery, Craft Council gallery

2012

2011

  • Artist in Residence, St. Michael’s Printshop
  •  St. Michael’s Printshop Members show

Education and awards

2020, Shortlisted, ArtsNL Artist of the Year

2019, Longlisted, The Sobey Art Award

2019, EVA, Milestone Award, VANL CARFAC 2012, Awarded Eva ‘Emerging artist of the year’ VANL CARFAC

2008, MA Interactive Design, University College Falmouth Distinction/A

2006, BA Fine Art, University College Falmouth First/A

2003, Diploma Foundation Art, Amersham and Wycombe College Distinction/A

Collections

The National Gallery of Canada
City of St John’s, NL
The Rooms Corporation Provincial Art Bank, St John’s, NL
Global Affairs Canada
Private Collections
The Confederation Centre, PEI

Grants

2018- Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council: Professional Project Grant – Visual Arts
2018-Canada Council For the Arts Project Grant
2016- Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council: Professional Project Grant – Visual Arts
2014- Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council: Professional Project Grant – Visual Arts
2013 – Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council: Professional Project Grant – Visual Arts
2011, 12, 13, 14, 15- City of St John’s: Project Grant

Art professional activities

2018, Arts and Letters Adjudicator
2017, Rooms Provincial Art Bank Juror
2017, Canada Council for the Arts Juror
2017-on, VANL Advocacy Committee member
2017-on,  College of the North Atlantic, Instructor, Textiles Design Program
2017-on, Atlantis Board Director
2017-on, APAGA Board Director
2016 on, Executive Director Eastern Edge Gallery
2014-15, Co- Curator, ‘Pure, Aesthetic Wonder’ Fibre Arts Exhibition, Spring 2015 Craft Council Gallery NL, Summer 2015 Discovery Centre Gros Morne
May 2014, Absolutely Art Instructor, Holy Trinity Elementary School
Sept 2013,  Exhibition Coordinator, ‘Mindscapes’, Canadian Mental Health Association NL.
Sept 2013,  Workshop Coordinator, MIRIAD Expedition, Craft Council NL Craft Retreat.
2011, 12, 13 ,Arts Instructor, Anna Templeton Centre
Jan 2013,  Junior Arts & Letters award adjudicator
Sept 2012-June 2013,  Applied Arts Instructor, Textiles: Craft Art & Apparel Design Program, CNA
Sept 2012,  Projection designer, Parlour Song, C2C Theatre
Nov 2011,  Board of directors, St. Michael’s printshop
May 2009, 2011 & 2012,   NL Arts Council funding committee
Nov 2011,  Visiting Artist and workshop coordinator the Labrador Creative Arts festival
April 2011,  Programming committee, Eastern Edge
March 2009- Nov 2010, Board of directors, the A1C Gallery
2009-2016,  Member and volunteer, Eastern Edge Art Gallery

Presentations

2019, Artist Talk, Perpetual, The Confederation Centre Gallery (PEI)
2019, Artist Talk, Suspended, The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery
2017, Moderator, Techne panel discussion, Craft Council Gallery of NL
2017, Sparks Literary Festival Presenter
2016, Artist Talk ‘The Expanded Place’ Christina Parker Gallery
2016, MIRIAD NL Bubble presentation– Eastern Edge Art Gallery
2016, Land of Mirrors Panel Discussion- Eastern Edge Art Gallery
2013,  Speaker at Riddlefence #14 launch, Christina Parker Gallery
2013,  Artist talk on ‘MIRIAD’ at the Rooms Provincial Art Gallery
2012,   Edge Art Marathon Fancy Artist talk
2012,  Artist talk on ‘The New Romantics’ at the Rooms Provincial Art Gallery
2010,  Eastern Edge Art Marathon Fancy Artist talk.
2010,  Words In Edgewise
2007,  Pervasive Media lab, presentation of GeoMobit