CV

 

Education

Bachelor of Design (with distinction), Photography 2013  

Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Alberta

 

Bachelor of Arts, Humanities (French) 2005

University of Calgary, Alberta

 

Professional Development

Biophilia Artist Residency, Ayatana Artists’ Research Program, Gatineau, QC, May 2015

Black and White Darkroom Techniques, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Continuing Education, Calgary, AB, September-November 2013

Workshop – Advanced Wet Plate Collodion Photography: Making Negatives and Prints. Quinn Jacobson, Studio Q, Denver CO July 2013

Workshop – Introduction to Wet Plate Collodion Photography: Making Positive Images. Quinn Jacobson, Studio Q, Denver CO May 2013

 

Exhibitions

2017 Weather is Beautiful, Wish You Were Here, Loft 112, Calgary, Alberta (Duo)

2017 Muse, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2016 Dwell, Tiny Gallery, Calgary, Alberta (Solo)

2016 CAPIC Showcase, Wolf Willow Studio, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2016 Muse, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2015 Cabinet of Curiosities, Loft 112, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2015 Muse, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2015 CAPIC Showcase, Village Tasting Room, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2014 Bedtime Stories for Sleepless Nights, Pages Books, Calgary, Alberta (Solo)

2014 Muse, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2014 CAPIC Showcase, Village Tasting Room, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2013 Bacon, House Gallery, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2013 Six Shooters, SQ Commons, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2013 Vanageddon, House Gallery, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2013 Snapshot, SQ Commons, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2013 CAPIC One Night Only, DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2013 Muse, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2013 The Uses of Enchantment, Calgary, Alberta (Group - 4th year ACAD Photography Majors)

2013 Low Fidelity, Marion Nicoll Gallery +15 Window at the Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts, Calgary, Alberta (Group)

2012 The Bow: Emerging Artist Project II, Main Mall Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Alberta (5 pieces shortlisted. Juried, Group)

2012 Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC) Rodeo4 Student Awards Shortlist (3 pieces shortlisted. Juried, Group)

2012 CAPIC One Night Only, DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2012 Carne Levare,  Marion Nicoll Gallery, Main Space, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Alberta (Group - 3rd year ACAD Photography Majors)

2011 Hero Portrait Project, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta (Juried, Group)

2011 Place + Space, Marion Nicoll Gallery, Main Space, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Alberta (Group - 2nd year ACAD Photography Majors)

 

Awards

2016 Small Experiments Project Grant (Calgary Arts Development Authority)

2016 Silver Medal, Still Life Photography (Alberta Magazine Publishers Association)

2015 Silver Medal, Still Life Photography (Alberta Magazine Publishers Association)

2013 Board of Governor’s Award (Alberta College of Art + Design)

2013 Fourth Year Photography Major Award (Alberta College of Art + Design)

2013 Nicole Jennifer Creig Memorial Scholarship (Alberta College of Art + Design)

2013 Jason Lang Scholarship (The Government of Alberta)

2013 The M. James and Elsie Mathieson Scholarship, (Alberta College of Art + Design)

2012 Jason Lang Scholarship (The Government of Alberta)

2012 The M. James and Elsie Mathieson Scholarship, (Alberta College of Art + Design)

2011 Jason Lang Scholarship (The Government of Alberta)

2009 – 2013 President’s Honour Roll (Alberta College of Art + Design)

 

Professional Experience

Photography Instructor, Continuing Education Department, Alberta College of Art + Design (Digital Photography II)

February - April 2017

Photographer (Commercial, Editorial – Self-Employed)

May 2013-present

Workshop Instruction and Development, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta

May 2013-present

Studio Manager, Studio 122, Calgary, Alberta

September 2012 – present

Studio Monitor, Photography Department, Alberta College of Art + Design

September 2011- April 2013

Photographer’s Assistant – Freelance (fine art, commercial, studio and location)

June 2011-present

 

Professional Service

April 2013 – Present: Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators

Member-at-large

Volunteering in a variety of capacities including coordination of annual members exhibit (CAPIC Showcase), organizing speaking events for members and public, co-teaching annual Assistants Workshop.

 

September 2012 – April 2013 The Creig Gallery

Co-founder, President, The Creig Gallery

Co-founded and ran the student-run gallery located at the Alberta College of Art + Design. Calls for submissions, curation of group shows, gallery maintenance, general administration duties.

 

September 2012 Illingworth Kerr Gallery

Nuit Blanche Calgary

Documentation and event photography of Nuit Blanche artist talks, artists’ process and installation and documentation of performances and the event itself

 

April 2012 Alberta College of Art + Design/Graduation Committee

Grad Catalogue Artist Portraits

Produced portraits of all 2012 Alberta College of Art + Design graduates for their page in the catalogue.

 

January-May 2012 Alberta College of Art + Design/Illingworth Kerr Gallery

Documentation and event photography – The Candahar by Theo Sims

Process photography during the construction and installation of The Candahar

Event photography at events including Opening Reception and Valentina Drag Ball

 

January 14-15 2012 Alberta College of Art + Design

ACAD Winter Open House, Photography Department

Facilitated tours of the photography studios, provided studio/ studio equipment demonstrations to visiting prospective students and their parents and families

 

Professional affiliations

Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC)

Member since March 2011