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EDUCATION
2016       
Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction, Major in Drawing, Alberta University of the Arts (AUArts)

 

INTERNSHIPS
2016        
Engagement Coordinator, Stride Gallery, Calgary

RESIDENCIES

2019        Momus Emerging Critics Residency, Concordia University, Montreal 
2019        Calgary Allied Arts Foundation Residency Program, cSPACE, Calgary
2018        New York University Summer Studio Residency, New York



SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS/HONOURS (SELECTED)
2020        Canadian Art Writing Prize, Runner-up

2019        Alberta Foundation for the Arts Visual Arts and New Media Individual Project Grant
2018        M:ST & Luma Quarterly Critical Writing Prize
2018        20th Annual RBC Painting Competition, Finalist
2016        President’s Honour Roll
2015        Third Year Drawing Merit Award, AUArts, Calgary
2015        Drawing Community Service Scholarship, AUArts, Calgary
2013        President’s Honour Roll, AUArts, Calgary
2013        Advanced Standing Entrance Scholarship, AUArts, Calgary



SOLO EXHBITIONS
2019        Anj Fermor, Gallery 505, Calgary Allied Arts Foundation
2018        HY DRA TION Queer Dance Parties, Vol. 7: Space Ice, Artist in Residence, Truck Contemporary Art in Calgary
2015        Process and Poetics, Marion Nicoll Gallery, AUArts, Calgary


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)

2020        Buns Vol. 6: Heartache, Tubby Dog, Calgary

2019        CAAF Connection Studio Residents' Exhibition, cSPACE King Edward, Calgary
2018        Art Toronto with RBC Painting Competition, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
2018        RBC Canadian Painting Competition, The Power Plant, Toronto
2018        NYU Summer Studio Residency Open House, New York University Steinhardt, New York
2018        People’s Portrait Prize, cSPACE, Calgary
2017        We Are Not an Island: Queer Zine Fair, Sled Island
2016        The Garden, Femme Wave Feminist Music and Arts Festival, Pop-up show, 1314 1 Street SW
2016        A Map of Hollow Spaces, Intersite Visual Arts Festival, Calgary
2016        UnShelved, Luke Lindoe Library, AU Arts, Calgary
2014        You Need To Be This Tall To View The Artwork, Main Mall, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Queeriosity Presents: Subversive Reclamations, Marion Nicoll Gallery, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Embodiments, Rabbit Hole Gallery, Okotoks, Alberta
2014        My Favourite Ones Are the Mad Ones, AUArts, Calgary
2014        ACAD’s First Small Press/Zine Fair, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Winter Open House Queeriosity Group Show, Lower Mall, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Winter Open House Ambassador Show, Main Mall, AUArts, Calgary
2013        Fall Open House Ambassador Show, Main Mall, AUArts, Calgary


 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2014        Queeriosity Presents: Subversive Reclamations, Marion Nicoll Gallery, AUArts, Calgary
2013        Winter Open House Queeriosity Group Show, AUArts, Calgary

 


EDITORIAL PROJECTS

2019         Editor and Writer, Studio, Vol. 1 Issue 01-02



PUBLICATIONS
2019        'Context, Tokenism, And Trans Solidarity: An Interview with Dan Cardinal McCartney', Momus
2019        ‘Homo-Sighting: The Consent and Refusal of Queer Performance in Ryan Danny Owen’s LOVE ME LIKE THERE’S

                 NO TOMORROW’, Luma Quarterly, Vol. 4, Issue 014, Calgary
2017        ‘Just Between Femmes: The Unique Nature of Queer-Femme Dialogue’, Exhibition text for Maddie 

                 Alexander’s Dancing on My Own, Femme Wave Feminist Music and Arts Festival, The New Gallery, Calgary
2017        The Charm of LonelinessFree Roots, Vol. 1, Issue 001, Toronto
2017        ‘Queers and Our Counterparts’, Luma Quarterly, Vol. 2, Issue 007, Calgary
2016        ‘Sadness as a Theory of Time’, Exhibition Essay for Kate Jackson’s Nothing is Too Empty a Place To Go, Stride

                 Gallery, Calgary
2016         UnShelved, Exhibition Catalogue, AUArts, Calgary
2015         'Germ Warfare: A Suite of Responses to Christian Bök’s Xenotext', AUArts, Calgary
2015         'Ugly is Taught', NoD Magazine: Gender Issue, University of Calgary, Calgary
2013          Feminist Book Club Zine, Editor, AUArts, Calgary



ARTIST TALKS/PANEL DISCUSSIONS
2018        Speaker, Artist talk and image share, NYU Studio Summer Residency, New York
2016        Moderator and speaker, Professional Opportunities for Emerging Artists, AUArts, Calgary

 


READINGS

2014        100 Tender Buttons: A Celebration of Gertrude Stein, Loft 112, Calgary


BIBLIOGRAPHY
2020        Announcing the Winners of the Canadian Art Writing Prize, Sam Cotter, February 2020

2018        Local artist in running for national contest, Calgary Herald, July 2018
2018        Finalists announced for RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Canadian Art, June 2018
2016        Intimate art experiences in unexpected places at Intersite Festival, Sasha Semenoff, Beatroute, November 2016



PROFESSIONAL SERVICES (SELECTED)
2017-18   Board Member, Treaty 7 Dyke and Trans March
2017        Jury Member, HY DRA TION Queer Dance Parties Artist in Residence
2013-15   Director, Queeriosity, AUArts, Calgary
2015        Winter Jury Member, Marion Nicoll Gallery, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Fall Jury Member, Marion Nicoll Gallery, Calgary
‚Äč2014        Program Organizer for the Emerging Artist Community Program, Administration Department, AUArts, Calgary
2014        Member, ACAD Feminist Book Club
2014        Volunteer, Calgary Dyke and Trans March
2013-14   Student Ambassador, Admissions Department, AUArts, Calgary

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