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EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts in Fine and Media Arts, NSCAD University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada 2016

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Interdisciplinary), NSCAD University, Halifax, NS, Canada 1997

RECENT HISTORY OF PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

Aug 2019 Poetry on Tiptoes, sculptural public performance in the Gold Cup & Saucer Parade, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
July 2019 The Work of Wolves, sculptural public performance in the Apple Blossom Parade, Kentville, NS
Aug 2018 –waterline–, sculptural public performance (Art in The Open), Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
May – Oct 2018Zip, Uncommon Common Art (UCA) Project, Wolfville, NS
Dec 2017 Debris Field Archives, Chase Gallery (Archives), Halifax, NS
Aug 2017 Ris Publica, V2 (sculptural participatory performances) Natal Day parade, Halifax, NS
May 2017 Moving Mountains, Wooden Hills Gallery, Halifax, NS
July–Aug 2016 Fresh Paint/New Construction, Art Mûr, Montréal, Quebec
Aug 2016 Ris Publica, V1 Natal Day parade, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Apr 2016 Domestic Cleansing (in production), Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
May–Oct 2015 The Dominion of then and Now: lunch on the line (site-specific installation and participatory practice) UCA, Berwick, NS
Dec 2015Ghosts, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
Nov 2015 the thing is, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
Nov 2014 Progress in Work, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
May–Oct 2014 24 Karat (installation), UCA, KC Irving Centre, Wolfville, NS
Dec 2013Cromos/Homes, Portloggia Gallery, Halifax, NS
Sep 2013 Bloomfield Awaits (site specific installation), Bloomfield Centre, Halifax, NS
Aug 2013 24 Karat (site-specific installation), White Rabbit Festival, Economy, NS
Dec 2012 Pre-Shrunk, Argyle Fine Art Gallery, Halifax, NS
Oct 2012 Dwell: The Colony (multiple site installations) Nocturne, Halifax, NS
Jul 2012 Amelia’s Flight (StrutsPutts mini-golf invitational collaboration), Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB

GRANTS, AWARDS, and RESIDENCIES

this town is small, Artist Residency, The Vessel, Charlottetown, PE. 2018

Creation Grant, Nova Scotia Arts Council. 2018

Murmurland Residency, City in Reverse, Sherbrooke, NS. 2017

Professional Development Grant, Nova Scotia Arts Council. 2017

North End Halifax Residency, Visual Arts Nova Scotia. 2017

Creation Grant, Nova Scotia Arts Council. 2016

Joseph Beuys Scholarship, NSCAD University, NS. 2015

Reznick Family Creative Project Award, NSCAD University, NS. 2015

Professional Artists in the School Grant, Visual Arts Nova Scotia, NS. 2014

Artist residency at White Rabbit Open Air Project, Economy, NS. 2013

Imagine Bloomfield/HousingNS Award, Halifax, NS. 2013

Nocturne Project Grants, Halifax Regional Municipality, NS. 2009 – 2012

Professional Artists in the School Grant, Visual Arts Nova Scotia, NS. 2012

Effie May Ross Endowment Fund Scholarship, NSCAD University, NS. 1996

A. Murray MacKay Fund Travel Subsidy, NSCAD University, NS. 1996

PUBLICATIONS

“Anywhere”, Project Anywhere Editorial Committee, ISBN forthcoming. 2019

“Fetishism”, Tessera (vol.31), Editorial collective, Toronto, ON. 2002

Lunch Money”, Fullerton, Kim and Sourkes, Cheryl. (Eds.) Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS.1999

MEMBERSHIPS and POSITIONS

Current Member – Universities Art Association of Canada (UAAC #16777) Environmental Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication (EECOM), Eyelevel Gallery, Centre for Art Tapes, and Visual Arts Nova Scotia

Board President of Wonder’neath Art Society, Halifax, NS. 2014 – present

Board Secretary of Photopolis Society, Halifax, NS. 2008 – 2010

Board Secretary of Paradise Sisters Film Society, Halifax, NS. 2002 – 2005

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