b. 1991 Ottawa, Canada. 

EDUCATION

2023      MFA Fine Art candidate, Goldsmiths University of London (Entry 2021)

2016      Bachelor of Fine Arts, Minor in Communications Studies, University of Ottawa

 

​SOLO AND DUO EXHIBITIONS

2019        I Came Back and Things were Different – City Hall Art Gallery – Ottawa

2018        Le Salon – Articule – Montréal

2018        Warp – Studio Sixty Six – Ottawa

​2017        New Works – Quelque Chose – Ottawa

2016        In the Beginning –  Studio Sixty Six – Ottawa

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022        Present Tense – Deptford X – London, UK 

2022        TERRITOIL – ArtHub – London, UK  

2022        Futures_After – Hypha Studios (Peacocks Catford) – London, UK

2021        On Hold – Goldsmiths MFA Studios – London, UK

2021        Dropping you off in Sunshine – Galérie Z Art Space – Montréal

2020        Hindsight: 2020 Additions to the City of Ottawa Art Collection – City Hall Art Gallery – 

                Ottawa

2018        Foundations/Futures – Studio Sixty-Six – Ottawa            

2017        ARTiculations – Studio Sixty-Six – Ottawa           

2015        Fresh Paint/New Constructions – Galérie Art Mûr – Montréal        

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2022       Arts Council England Funding through Hypha Studios for Futures_After – London, UK

2019       Project Funding – Arts Funding Program, City of Ottawa

2019       Visual Artists Creation Project – Ontario Arts Council 

2019       Exhibition Assistance – Ontario Arts Council 

2018       Exhibition Assistance – Ontario Arts Council 

2015       Edmund & Isobel Ryan Visual Arts Scholarship – First Prize in Painting – University of Ottawa

 

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES

2022       Fundraising Coordinator & Treasurer – Goldsmiths MFA Fine Art Degree Show Fund (2023) –                       London, UK 

2022       Set Designer & Production Coordinator  – Untitled video work by Faissal El-Malak (to be                               released in late-2022) – London, UK 

2022       Producer – It’s not Crocs, it’s timeless. It’s Lindy. (Parts 1 and 2) by Kyrin Chen, Sasha Ercole,                       Moritz Tibes, Vi Trinh & Gabriela Avila Yiptong (released March 2022) – London, UK 

2022       Funding Treasurer – Futures_After Collective – London, UK 

2022       Goldsmiths Ambassador  – London, UK

2021       Direct Purchase Program Selection Committee – Jury – Public Art, City of Ottawa 

2021       SEED Award & GROW Grant – Consultant – Arts Funding Program, City of Ottawa 

2020       Young At Art 2020 Awards Selection Process – Jury – City of Ottawa 

2019       Canadian Heritage –  Government of Canada – Grants & Contributions Analyst – Gatineau

2019       I Came Back and Things were Different – Artist Talk – City Hall Art Gallery – Ottawa

2018       Equity and Inclusion Committee – Member until 2020 – Arts Funding Program, City of Ottawa

2018       Common Ground Collective – Co-founder (ongoing) – Ottawa

2018       Le Salon – Artist Talk – Articule Artist Run Centre – Montréal

2016       Portfolio Preparation – Tutor 

2016       In the Beginning – Artist Talk – Studio Sixty Six – Ottawa
 

PUBLICATIONS & PRESS

2020       Common Ground Collective: Growing the Arts in Ottawa, Glue Ottawa (online publication)

2019       I Came Back and Things were Different, Exhibition Catalogue with interpretive text by 

               Rose Ekins

2019       I Came Back and Things were Different, Exhibition feature on Apt613 by Livia Belcea

2018       Keeping Painting Contemporary - Inserting New Perspectives in an “Old” Medium, Ariane                           Fairlie, Articule online

2015       Fresh Paint/New Constructions, Exhibition Catalogue, Galérie Art Mûr (Montréal)

2015       Fresh Paint/New Constructions, Exhibition Overview, Text by Anaïs Castro, 

               Galérie Art Mûr (Montréal)

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