CV

Curriculum Vitae

Education

MAA 2014 Emily Carr University of Art and Design
BFA 2009 University of Victoria, BC Canada, Undergraduate study in Visual Arts(with distinction)
Diploma 2006 Camosun College in Visual Arts (Dean’s list)

Public Exhibitions

2015 Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
2015 Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver BC Canada
2014 Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
2014 Its not you its me, Concourse Gallery Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver BC Canada
2014 GRAND Conference, Ottawa ON Canada
2014 Portraits in Common, I.E. Gallery Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver BC Canada
2013 difference and REPETITION, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria BC Canada
2013 Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
2013 Fair Fauna, Metchosin Art Gallery, Metchosin BC Canada
2012 Massively Mini, Metchosin Art Gallery, Metchosin BC Canada
2012 Integrate Art Crawl, The Sculpture Studio, Victoria BC Canada
2011 TEDx Victoria, Victoria Conference Center, Victoria BC Canada
2011 Shrine for the Buddha of Dissonance, Victoria Event Center, Victoria BC Canada
2011 Pechakucha 7, Victoria Event Center, Victoria BC Canada
2011 Shrine for the Buddha of Dissonance, Ministry of Casual Living, Victoria BC Canada
2011 17th annual Art and Music Festival, Glendale Gardens, Victoria BC Canada
2011 TD Art Gallery Paint In, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria BC Canada
2010 Fantasy Island, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Ad-hoc Trajectories, The Fifty Fifty Arts Colective, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Local Colour: Art on the Streets, Downtown Victoria Business Association, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Moss Street Paint In, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Crowded Room, Ministry of Casual Living, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Freedom Athletics, 101-546 Yates Street, Victoria BC Canada
2009 Declaring Space, University of Victoria, Victoria BC Canada
2008 The Residency Exhibition, Open Space Artists Society, Victoria BC Canada
2007 Candy Mandela, Open Space Artists Society, Victoria BC Canada
2006 May contain traces of…, Camosun Collage Visual Art Graduate Show, Victoria BC Canada
2005 Victoria Shakespeare Society Charity Fundraiser, Victoria BC Canada
2005 Camosun College, Victoria BC Canada

Work in Collections
(16) In private collections

Awards

2014 Peoples Choice Award Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
2013 Kid’s Choice Award Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
2013 Bellringer Scholarship Fund
2009 Graduate with Distinction, University of Victoria, Victoria BC Canada
2005 & 2006 Dean’s list, Camosun College, Victoria BC Canada
2001 Passport to Education( scholarship award)

Artist Talks

2011 Pechakucha 7, Victoria Event Center, Victoria BC Canada
2012 Camosun College, Victoria BC Canada

Work Experience

2015 Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sooke BC Canada
– Contracted lighten director responsible for overseeing the upgrading and assessment of gallery lighting, and designing upgrading of the gallery area to allocate more artworks and lighting.

2013-15 Emily Carr University of Arts and Design, 1399 Johnston St, Vancouver BC.
– Research Assistant working directly under Paul Mateau. 3d modeling and image mapping for form fitting photo transfers of digital images on to ceramic objects.
– Research Assistant in Intersections Digital Studios. Project developer of research in Motor control and interactive installation. Development of project process and resources document.
– Teaching Assistant in Wearables and Interactive Programming lab. Working directly undergraduate students and instructing students on project development in electronics and interactive programming and artworks.

2008-2012 Open Space Arts Society 510 Fort St Victoria BC.
– Technician, Gallery Preparator, temporary Administrative Assistant.
– Installing and striking exhibitions, arranging, storing, shipping and receiving of artwork.
– Equipment storage, maintenance and purchasing.
– Stage managing and sound and lighting operator during concerts, readings and performances.
– Co-ordinating, recruiting and instructing of volunteers.
– Managing of petty cash.
– Documenting of all events, sound, video and photo.
– Grant preparation; Statistics keeping; Copy editing.
– Website and social media management; Promotion distribution.
– Rental supervisor; Permits and licences acquisition.

2006-2008 Subway 101 1111 Fort St Victoria BC Canada.
– Preparation and serving of food, handling of money, working in a team based high pressure environment.

2005 Construction Muskoka Ontario Canada.
– On site construction and renovation of various cottages in extreme wilderness.

2004 James Bay Community Market Victoria BC, Canada.
– Retailing artwork, interacting with public.

2003 Pagliacci’s 1011 Broad St Victoria BC Canada.
– Preparation of food, dishwashing, kitchen worker, working in a team based high pressure environment.

Teaching Experience

2015 Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Teaching Assistant in Wearables and Interactive Programming lab. Working directly undergraduate students and instructing students on project development in electronics and interactive programming and artworks.
2013 Sooke Fine Arts show Youth Art activity instructor working with adolescences to design a build a found object sculpture.
2008-2012 Open Space Arts Society Co-ordinating, managing and instruction of volunteers. Training and managing of student interns.
2004-13 Martial Arts Instructor in Bujinkan Taijutsu.

Volunteering

2013-present Sooke Fine Arts Show
– Gallery preparator

2012 Metchosen Art Gallery
– Gallery preparator

2012 Deluge Contemporary Art
– Technician

2011-2012 Victoria Events Center, Victoria BC Canada
– Collections handler

2005-2008 Open Space, Victoria BC Canada
– General assistant with various exhibitions and operations

2006 Camosun College open house, Victoria BC Canada
– Animation demo instructor

 

Technical Skills

– Fluent in C++,  Processing, HTML, and Flash programing languages.
– Adept with Adobe Creative and Design Suite; and Microsoft Office.
– Fluent in Mac and Windows operating systems.
– Serving It Right Certified.

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