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EDUCATION

2019       Masters of Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art, UK

2011       Honours Bachelor of Arts with Distinction, University of Toronto, CA


SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018        (Forthcoming) TBA, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, CA

2017         She Makes Two From One and One, 8eleven  Gallery, Toronto, CA

2016        Fichu, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, CA

                The Unexpected, G Gallery, Toronto, CA
 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND SPECIAL PROJECTS

2018          No Safe Haven Exhibition and Auction, The Pipe Factory, Glasgow, UK

                  Last Futures, Tramway, Glasgow, UK

                  Interim Show, Reid Gallery, Glasgow, UK

2016         Group Show, Unlovable Gallery, Toronto, CA

                  The Unexpected, Illustrations, Swimmers Group Publishers, CA

2015         Not From Now (w/ XXXX Collective), 2Sick, Haifa, Il

                 My Work has No Meaning Unless it is Used, G Gallery, Toronto, CA

                 Animals, (w/ Josh Thorpe), Howard Park Institute, Toronto, CA

2014        Roundtable Residency Exhibition, Dragon Academy, Toronto, CA

                Bazaar Bazaar (w/ XXXX Collective), First Thursdays, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CA

2013       Mouthpiece (w/ XXXX Collective), Onagawa Color and Light festival, JP

                Rug (w/ XXXX Collective), Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Toronto, CA

2012       Instance (w/ XXXX Collective), Gallery Stratford, Stratford, CA

               Ground Cover (w/ XXXX Collective), Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, University of Toronto Art Centre, Toronto, CA

               Field Trip (w/ XXXX Collective), (Canada – Japan joint traveling project)

               Threshold (w/ XXXX Collective), University of Toronto Art Centre, Toronto, CA

               Art & Struggle, OCAD Graduate Gallery, Toronto, CA

2011       Gifts By Artists, Art Metropole, Toronto, CA

               Case History(w/ XXXX Collective), Red Head Gallery, Toronto, CA

               Then and There, Birch Contemporary, Toronto, CA

               Both/And The Real vs. The Unreal, UTAC, Toronto, CA

AWARDS

2017      Scotland’s Saltire Scholarship, Glasgow School of Art, UK

               Ontario Arts Council, Visual Arts Creation Project Grant, CA

               Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts, Project Support Prize, CA

2016       Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant, CA

2013      Sparkbox Winter Residency Award, Prince Edward County, CA

2011      1st Place, Chancellor’s Student Art Award, University of Toronto, CA

               University of Toronto Student Engagement in the Arts Award, CA

RESIDENCIES

2014       Roundtable Residency, Dragon Academy, Toronto, CA

2013       Sparkbox Winter Residency, Prince Edward County, CA