Curriculum Vitae

 

Curriculum Vitae

Education

1992-1993: Fashion Design,FanshaweCollege

 

Awards

2015: Named Best Local Artist, Cord Commuinty’s “Best of Waterloo Region”

2014: Named Best Local Artist, Cord Community’s “Best of Waterloo Region”

2013: Named Best Local Artist, Cord Community’s “Best of Waterloo Region”

2012: Nominated forWaterlooRegion Arts Award, Visual Arts Category

2011: Nominated forWaterlooRegion Arts Award, Visual Arts Category

2010: Nominated for Woman of the Year, Arts & Culture, Kitchener Oktoberfest/Rogers

2010: 40 Under 40 Award, Waterloo Region Record

 

Speaking Engagements

2016: Host of The Brush Off, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, On

2016: Guest Speaker to KWSA members, The Button Factory, Waterloo, On

2016: Host of The Brush Off Jr, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2016: Host of Friday Night Art Live, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, On

2015: Idea Exchange, host of The Brush Off, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, On

2015: Chair of The Public Art Working Group, The City of Kitchener, On

2014: Played lead roles in 2 short films “Dead Air” and “PIT”, 12 Angry Filmmakers, Kitchener, On

2014-2016: Host of New Art Radio, Weekly Arts & Culture radio show, FM 98.5 CKWR, Kitchener, On

2014: Waterloo Region Arts Awards Recognition Ceremony Emcee, The Walper Hotel, Kitchener, On

2014: Leap into the Arts, The Business of Art Symposium, Eastwood Collegiate, Kitchener, On

2013: Zoom Career Day, Business & Education Partnership of Waterloo Region, Communitech, Kitchener, On

2013: AQ’s Blog & Grill, Branding and Entrepreneurship, Quarry Integrated Communications, Waterloo, On

2013: The Authentik You, Rogers Cable 20, Kitchener, On

2013: Social Media Breakfast Waterloo Region, How arts and culture use Social Media, Kitchener, On

2013: Zoom Career Day, Business and Education Partnership of Waterloo Region, William G. Davis Ps, Cambridge, On

2013: The Intersection of Art and Technology, Factory163, Stratford, On

2013: Culture Soup, Co-hosting weekly Arts & Culture radio show, CKWR 98.5, Kitchener, On

2012: Zoom Career Day, Business and Education Partnership of Waterloo Region, Communitech Hub, Kitchener, On

2011: The power of being a girl conference, Binemans Kitchener, On

2011: The Benefits of Arts & Culture in our Community, City Hall, Kitchener, On

2010: Ignite Talk, St. David’s High school, Waterloo, On

2010: Ignite Waterloo, The Museum, Kitchener, On

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015: Evolve, The KW BoatHouse, Kitchener, On

2014: Verve La Vida, Kitchener Public Library, Kitchener, On

2013: Thoughts become Things, The Accelerator Center, Waterloo, On

2013: Grand River Shows VIP event, The Walper Hotel, Kitchener, On

2013: Pop up exhibit Grand Opening, The Accelerator Center, Stratford, On

2012: Extended Momentum, Communitech Hub, Kitchener, On

2012: Artist in Residence, Communitech Hub, Kitchener, On

2012: iHeARTapple Exhibition, Carbon Computing, Kitchener, On

2012: Artist in Residence, Kwartzlab,Kitchener, On

2011: From the Inside Out, Kava Bean Commons, Kitchener, On

2009: Gallery Open House, Minds Eye Studio Art, Kitchener, On

2008: Gallery Grand Opening, Minds Eye Studio Art,Kitchener, On

2007: Studio Open House, Minds Eye Studio Art, Kitchener, On

 

Group Exhibitions

2017: Binders, EXnovation, Collective Identity, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2016: Summer Lights Festival, Rain Barrel Painting, Kitchener, On

2016: Elevate, Budds Department Store, Kitchener, On

2016: Filling the Palette, The Food Bank of Waterloo Region, Kitchener, On

2015: #Replay, Director’s Cut, Collective Identity, Heffner Toyota, Kitchener, On

2015: Reset Green, Watler Fedy, Kitchener, On

2015: #FFWR, Collective Identity, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2015: Summer Lights Festival, Clash, The Conrad Centre, Kitchener, On

2015: Spectacular Spring Art Show, The Accelerator Centre, Waterloo, On

2015: Timeraiser, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, On

2015: Alien in our own Skin, Getting Naked, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2015: Stone Soup Concert & Benefit, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2015: Fire & Ice Gala, Bingemans, Leadership Waterloo Region, Kitchener, On

2014: In Love and War, Night\Shift Festival of Art, Alternatives Journal, The Cenotaph, Kitchener, On

2014: Beyond Borders, Agora Gallery, New York City, NY

2014: The Central Art Walk, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2014: Featured Artist for September, Artisan Zone, Kitchener, On

2014: The Artist Project Toronto, Installation Zone, Exhibition Place, Toronto, On

2013: Clash, Night\Shift festival of Art, Alternatives Journal, The Walper Hotel, Kitchener, On

2013: The Artworks Project, Grand River Shows, The Waterloo Regional Museum, Kitchener, On

2013: The Central Art Walk, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2013: Art Investment Fund Exhibit, Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation, Center in the Square, Kitchener, On

2013: The Brush Off, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2012: Central Art Walk, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2012: Square Foot 10th Anniversary Show, Awol Gallery, Toronto, On

2012: Add Colour (Yoko Ono), THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2012: ArtParty, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2012: Encore, WalterFedy Partnership, Kitchener, On

2011:Box11Art show, Rumpel Felt Factory, Kitchener, On

2011: Paradigms of Perception, Minds Eye Studio Art, Kitchener, On

2011: Central Art Walk, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2011: Insomnia, The Redhead Gallery, Toronto, On

2011: Square Foot Show, Awol Gallery, Toronto, On

2011: Moments Intercepted, Labspace Studio, Toronto, On

2011: Fuel, Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

2011: Searching for Tom, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2010: Movember Gentlemen’s Wrap event, Chicopee Ski Resort, Kitchener, On

2010: Pursesuasion, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2010:Box10Art Show, The Breithupt Box,Kitchener, On

2010: Central Art Walk, Minds Eye Studio Art,Kitchener, On

2010: Timeraiser Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada,Ottawa, On

2010: Steel Rails Sessions, Moving art on a train, Kitchener to St. Jacobs, On

2010: Square Foot Show, Awol Gallery,Toronto, On

2010: Timeraiser, The Mansion,London, On

2008: Put Your Warhol On, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener, On

2008: Arts for Humanity, The Gig Theatre,Kitchener, On

2007: Art with Heart, Karma Gallery,Kitchener, On

2007: Spool of Art, Karma Gallery,Kitchener, On

2007: Artworks, Bingemans,Kitchener, On

 

Gallery Representation

Minds Eye Studio Art Gallery, Kitchener, On

 

Corporate Art Acquisitions 

BarnRaising Associates, Waterloo, On

Quarry Communications, St. Jacobs, On

Christie Digital, Kitchener, On

The Communitech Hub, Kitchener, On

 

Classes & Workshops

2016: Life Maping & Marketing for Artists Workshop, The Button Factory, Waterloo, On

2012: The Art of Collage, Kwartzlab, Kitchener, On

2015: Public Workshop, Promotion for Artists, The Button Factory, Waterloo, On

2010: Kids School of Art, Karma Gallery, Kitchener, On

2009: You Must be Kidding, TheMuseum, Kitchener, On

2008: The Expression of the Countenance, Bingemans, Kitchener, On

 

Community Involvement

Grand River Hospital Foundation

KCRC Turkey Drive, House of Friendship Christmas Hamper

CNIB

Waterloo Region Food Bank

Prostate Cancer Canada  Movember

Capacity Waterloo Region

The Alzheimer’s Society

Timeraiser

The Betty Thompson Youth Drop in Centre & Arts Network and Youth Program

The Christian Journey Centre

Warm Hearts of Africa

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