Info ✨ CV

2019    University of Waterloo / MFA studio art
             University of Waterloo / Fundamentals of University Teaching Certificate
2016    Concordia University / BFA studio art and English literature 

Residencies & Creative Incubators 
2024     Regidency / The Registry Theatre / Kitchener, ON
2023    AGO x RBC Emerging Artist in Residence / Toronto, ON
             Regidency / The Registry Theatre / Kitchener, ON
2022    Studio Kura / Itoshima, Japan
             COVE/COVOX / Inter Arts Matrix / Waterloo Region
2021    Co-Create Residency / Otherwise Studios & Bumaroo Collective / Guelph, ON
            Art Incubate sponsored studio program / Waterloo, ON 
2018    The Maple Terrace Residency / Brooklyn, NY
2017    Caetani Cultural Centre / Vernon, BC
2016    Fish Factory Creative Center / Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland 

Solo Exhibitions
2025    Upcoming: Artcite Inc. / Windsor, ON
2023    open channel neutral agent / SPACEMAKER II / Toronto, ON
             You can tell me more / Art Spin Public Sweat x UWAG / Waterloo, ON 
2021    To build tiny monuments is to gather what's there / Museum of Jewish Montreal / Montreal, QC
2020   Shapes I’ll Never Be / Rotunda Gallery / Kitchener, ON 
2019    The Finally Frontier / Gallery Stratford- Steelbox Art Lab / Stratford, ON
             JunkDrawerPhantomDressUpSoirée / University of Waterloo Art Gallery / Waterloo, ON 
2018    Dress Rehearsal / Student Art Innovation Lab / Curated by Tait Wilman / Waterloo, ON 
2017    Just3Things  / Unlovable Gallery / Toronto, ON
2016    Don’t Be Sour, Sweetie / Kafein / Montreal, QC 

Selected Group Exhibitions & Festivals
2024    Laugh Embassy for The Wrong Biennial / curated by Tasneem Lohani / Pagal Canvas Backyard / Bengaluru, India
2023    Small File Media Retrospective / The Cinematheque / Vancouver, BC /
              Stay With Me / CAFKA Biennial / Waterloo Region, ON 
2022    Breaths, Monuments, Offerings / School of Art Gallery / Winnipeg, MB
              Indelible Discards / Xpace Cultural Centre / Curated by Bunkr2 / Toronto, ON
2021     Show.21 / Idea Exchange - Queen's Square / Cambridge, ON 
              PLAY / Platform Centre for photographic + digital arts / Winnipeg, MB
              MoveObjectOn / The Plumb / Toronto, ON
              First Edition / Not For Viewing / London, O
              The Intense Pleasure of The Small File / Small File Media Festival / Colgate University / Madison County, NY
              Small File Media Festival / Simon Fraser University / Vancouver, BC 
2020    Friends and Lovers / Curated by Tee Kundu / Button Factory Arts / Waterloo, ON 
              Flat Files at OyG: 2020 / Curated by Will Hutnick / Ortega y Gasset / Brooklyn, NY
2019     Fresh Paint New Constructions 2019 / Art Mur / Montreal, QC
              Out of The Blue / Good Sport Gallery / London, ON
2018     Queen West Art Crawl - Art After Dark / Toronto, ON
2017      Artists in Wonderland / Hosted by Lucid Dream collective / OCAD U / Toronto, ON
               Live Longer, Piss Off Your Heirs / Curated by Olga Korper and Taiga Lipson / Propeller Gallery / Toronto, ON
2016      Fjöllistakvöld / Fish Factory Creative Centre / Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland
               Meet me on the tarmac / Galerie Art Mur / Montreal, QC
               Multitudes / Galerie Onze / Montreal, QC
2015      01.VAV//2015 / VAV Gallery / Montreal, QC
               This is the End / Gallery X / Monteal, QC
               Nuit Blanche Montreal / Studio 427 / Montreal, QC
2014       Actions Speak Louder, and Other Linguistic Paradoxes / Gallery Carte Blanche / Art Matters Festival / Montreal, QC

Events & Curatorial Work 
2023    Cha Cha Real Smooth: Art With Instructions / Studio Fuzion / Kitchener, ON
              Black Tie Soup Night / Art Gallery of Ontario / Toronto, ON
2022     Clouds and Storms by Amber Lee Williams / Lumen Festival x S.A.I.L. / Waterloo, ON
              This horizon line is bent at the waist / Apollo Cinemas / Kitchener, ON
2020     There is no u-haul big enough for my move to sky castle / Lumen Festival / Waterloo, ON 
               Goody Two Shoes: Works From The Permanent Collection / Gallery Stratford 
2019     Buoyancy: Poolside Performances / Collaboration with Jordyn Stewart / Cambridge Art Galleries in association with BRIDGE
              Dying on Mars / Collaboration with Slumber Party Collective / Waterloo, ON

Public Projects and Site Specific Installation
2023    A Hole in the Ground / Curated by Sheila McMath for Inter Arts Matrix / Kitchener, ON  
2022    The Beasting / Kitchener, ON
2021    Mural design/ DTK Art Walk / Kitchener, ON
             Collecting Dust / Waterloo Region
             Turn the lights off and go to sleep / in collaboration with Christie Shen / The Window Gallery @ Art Incubate / Waterloo, ON
             There is no u-haul big enough for my move to sky castle / Lumen Festival / Waterloo 
              Explore Waterloo Region / Art Fresco Public Art Project / Waterloo Region
2020    Electrical box design / Commissioned by Gallery Stratford / Startford, ON

Published Writing 
2024    My cuttlebone is a broken heart and it propels me forward / BlackFlash 40.1: Surfce
2023    Becoming Slime: A Field Guide to a Gooier Life on Peripheral Review
            SUM #2
2022    Untethered Magazine vol. 12
             Poem for HOAX Publication
2021    In defence of belly button lint and the hole that is nothing on Public Parking Magazine

Conferences and Talks
2023    Artist Talk / Hole: Artist and Writer Program / Silverfish
             Artist Talk / AGO x RBC Emerging Artist-in-Residence Lunch and Learn
2022    Artist Talk / X-Camera Series / Inter Arts Matrix
             Artist Talk / School of Art Gallery / University of Manitoba
2021    Writer Talk / CreativiTEA Series / Homer Watson Gallery
             Artist Talk / Digital Diasporas Series / Museum of Jewish Montreal
2020    Panelist / Artists' Archives: Ephemera, Evidence, Decoys / UAAC Annual Conference / University of British Columbia
              Panelist / Maker's Forum 2 / Small Files Film Festival / Hosted by Simon Fraser University
2019     Panellist / GSEC Annual Conference - Breaking the Archive / University of Alberta 
2018    Presenter / Keith & Win Shantz International Research Scholarship Lecture / Unversity of Waterloo 
2017     Featured Poet / Nuit de l'Art hosted by Montreal Underground Collective / various venues
2015    Featured Artist / An Anti- Oppressive Art Night hosted by Free Press Libre / Café Artere / Montreal, QC 

Grants, Scholarships and Awards
2023    Emerging Artist Award / Arts Awards Waterloo Region
             Ontario Arts Council / Exhibition Assistance for Open Channel Neutral Agent
             Region of Waterloo Arts Fund Project Grant / Heartbreak and Hardening
             pat the dog theatre company microgrant / Giant Bowl 
2022    Ontario Arts Council / Career Catalyst Project Grant for New Generation Artists
             COVE/COVOX / Inter Arts Matrix / When we speak at the same time we speak the same language / funded by Canada Council for the Arts and The Ontario Trillium Foundation
              pat the dog theatre company microgrant / Snowdoku
2021     Region of Waterloo Arts Fund Project Grant / Collecting Dust
              pat the dog theatre company microgrant / Watch Me
              Ontario Arts Council / exhibition assistance for To build tiny monuments is to gather what's there
2019     Ontario Arts Council / exhibition assistance for The Finally Frontier
2017      Keith and Win Shantz fellowship scholarship / University of Waterloo
2016      FASA Special Project Grant / Concordia University
               CCSL Special Project Fund / Concordia University 

2023    Facilitator / List Poems workshop / CAFKA Youth Council 
2022    Facilitator / List Poems workshop / School of Art Gallery / University of Manitoba 
              Co-coordinator and facilitator / Text Collective Writer’s Residency / Button Factory Arts – online
2021     Facilitator / Clutter Collaborator- digital sculpture workshop / Museum of Jewish Montreal
              Instructor / Drawing / Button Factory Arts - online / Waterloo Region
              Facilitator / List Poems workshop / Button Factory Arts
              Facilitator / Mischievous Painting workshop / Button Factory Arts
2020   Facilitator / The Privilege of Clutter workshop and discussion group / KW Article Club  
2018       TA for FINE 230 (printmaking) with Tara Cooper / University of Waterloo
                Sessional instructor for FINE 150 / University of Waterloo
2017        TA for FINE 100 with Eva McCauley / University of Waterloo 

Relevant Employment and Volunteering
Present     Board Member and Programming Co-Chair / CAFKA Biennial
                    Installation, art handling and other gallery work / University of Waterloo Art Gallery
2021 -
2022      Scenographer / DiSCoVer by Cosmic Fishing Theatre Company / (contract)
               Studio Assistant / Sun Drops Studio /  (contract)
               Writer / Loft17 Creative / (contract)
               Librarian / Kitchener-Waterloo Little Theatre
               Digital and Communications Coordinator / Local Art For Local Walls
2022      Digital and Communications Coordinator / Art$pay
2021       Programming Committee Member / CAFKA Biennial  
2020      Assistant curator / Gallery Stratford (contract)
2019       Outreach coordinator and program facilitator / Student Art Innovation Lab (contract)
2018       Studio Assistant for Rachel Eulena Williams / Brooklyn, NY (contract)
2019       Mentor for graduating studio arts undergrads / University of Waterloo
2016       Studio Assistant for Philip Beesely Architects / Nuit Blanche preparation for Ocean in collaboration with H&M / Toronto City Hall 

Links, press, misc
AGOInsider interview about Black Tie Soup Night
Essay for Breaths, Monuments, Offerings by Halley Ritter
Essay for Indelible Discards by Talia Golland, Megan Maclaurin and Sohpia Oppel
MJM Artistic Director's thoughts on 'To build tiny monuments'
Blog post on Fresh Paint/New Constructions
MFA Thesis:
Niv Mag artist feature September, October & November
Stratford Beacon Herald on The Finally Frontier
Art Mur Fresh Paint New Construction 2019 catalogue