Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

 

2016-2018 Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Prepatorial Practicum                                                                                                         

2016 Alberta College of Art and Design, BFA with distinction, majoring in Painting

                                                                                                    

 

EXHIBITIONS

2020

 

Planetary at Contemporary Calgary, Calgary, AB

2019-present

 

(traveling) Taskoch Pipon Pesim Kah Nipa Muskoseya, Nepimpesim Eti Pimachihew-Like the Winter Snow Kills the Grass, The Summer Sun Revives it at TRUCK Gallery, Calgary, AB. Various locations

 

2018/2019

 

Aisinna'kiiks, St.Mary's University, Calgary, AB

 

2018

 

Current Terrain, A Space Gallery as a part of Imaginative, Toronto, ON

 

2017

 

Aboriginal Awareness Show, Vendome, Calgary, AB  

 

Look Around You, Banff Centre Project Space, Banff, AB           

 

2016                                                                                                       

 

Introspection of Identity, McDougal Centre                                                                      

 

Indigen~ish, ACAD, Calgary, AB

 

 

2015

 

Aboriginal Students Fall Show, ACAD, Calgary, AB

 

8th Fire Gathering, U of C, Calgary, AB

 

Indspire Awards Artist Showcase, Jubilee Auditorium, Calgary, AB                                                                                       

Hope 2 Opportunity, PURE art Gala, Juried, UofC, Calgary, AB                                                                             

Recipient of First Place, Judges Choice

                        Judges: Richard Smolinski

                                        William Laing

                                         Seema Jindal   

 

2014

 

 

Community Show 2, ACAD, Calgary, AB

 

Autochthonous Whispers, ACAD, Calgary, AB

 

Community, Show 1, ACAD, Calgary, AB

 

Admissions Show, Juried, ACAD, Calgary, AB                                               

 

Second Year Painting Show, ACAD, Calgary, AB

SOLO

2019

 

A Door That Was Always Unlocked, Marion Nicoll Gallery LRT window, AU Arts, Calgary, AB 

PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS

2021

Bookbinding Workshop (virtual) , Calgary Public Library 

Drawing workshop for kids (Virtual), Calgary Public Library 

Drawing workshop for kids (Virtual), Calgary Public Library 

2020

 

Drawn to Nature, Facilitator, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

 

2019 

Loom Beading Workshop, Facilitator, Contemporary Calgary 

Next Up, Facilitation Workshop participant 

2018 

 

 Just Bead It, Organizer/Co-facilitator 

 

2016 

 

 Southern Solidarity, Organizer/Facilitator                                                                                       

 

2015/16  

 

Next Up, Participant-Juried                                                                                                                  

 

RESIDENCIES

2021 

Indigenous Artist in Residence, Calgary Public Library, Calgary, AB 

2019                                                                                                                                                      

 

Memory Keepers ll, Halifax, NS 

Collider, Contemporary Calgary, Calgary, AB 

Ghost Days: Making Art for Spirit, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, AB

AWARDS AND BURSARIES

 

2016  Indspire Award                                                                                                                                                    

 

2015 Third Year Painting Award     

                                                                                                                     

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

 

2019 TRUCK Gallery fundraiser

 

2016  ACAD Show and Sale                                                                                                                                        

 

2015  Fight for $15, Communications Liaison                                                                                                               

2015  Parkland Institute Conference, University of Alberta                                                                                        

 

2015 Public Interest Alberta                                                                                                                                        

 

2015  8th Fire Gathering, University of Calgary                                                   

 

2015  Community Connection                                                                                                                                    

 

2014 Parkland Institute Conference, University of Alberta

 

ARTIST TALKS/OTHER 

2021 

Indigenous Artist in Residence artist talk, Calgary Public Library, Calgary, AB

2019

Mother Tongues Artist panel discussion at the Central Library for TRUCK. 

After the TRC, Moderator at University of Calgary panel discussion with artists Adrian Stimson, Glenna Cardinal, Judy Anderson, and Seth Cardinal Dodginghorse

Artist Talk for Collider at Contemporary Calgary 

2018

 

Artist Talk for Current Terrain in Toronto, ON as part of the art crawl for Imaginative

 

Singer/Co-writer, music for a video project by Jacqueline Huskisson, Calgary, AB   

 

Group Artist talk/panel for Aisinna'kiiks at St.Mary's University, Calgary, AB   

 

2017

 

Actor, ITHA by Ursula Johnson, Banff, AB

 

2016

 

Artist talk at as Alumni at the Alberta High School of Fine Arts, Okotoks, AB

PUBLICATIONS

Short Story, Carrying In Groceries (responding to Kablusiak's work of the same name) Inuit Art Quarterly, Spring issue, 2021 

An unnamed article, Tusaayaksat Magazine, Spring issue, 2020 

Review, 'Blood' by Erin Sutherland, Inuit Art Quarterly, Spring issue, 2019 

Review of the film 'The Fifth Region' by Alberta Rose W., Canadian Art online review, 2019