CV

Studio #14

Artscape Gibraltar Point

443 Lakeshore Ave, Toronto Islands

Toronto, ON M5J 2W2

EDUCATION

MFA, Ryerson University School of Image Arts, 2011

BFAH (with Distinction), University of Guelph School of Fine Art & Music, 2007

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 

** solo or two-person exhibition

Nes Alumni Exhibitions, NES (Skagaströnd, IS) and Deiglan (Akureyri, IS), 2018

Lumen Residency Exhibition, The Crypt Gallery, London (UK), 2018

Come Over to My Place, Earl Selkirk Gallery, Toronto (CA), 2018

Lumen Residency WIP Exhibition, Chiesa di San Francesco, Atina (IT), 2017

Festival of Light, Atina (IT), 2017

Field Study, David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago (US), 2015

Fljótstunga Creative Process Summer Exhibition, Fljótstunga Artist Residency, Reykholt (IS), 2015

NES Opið Hús, Skagaströnd (IS), 2014

Made Here, Graven Feather Studio, Toronto (CA), 2013

The Dark Room (for CONTACT International Photography Festival), 918 Bathurst, Toronto (CA), 2013

Näkymä, Kulttuurikeskus Laaksola, Akaa (FI), 2012

Some Story We Were Told, Nuit Blanche, Ryerson University, Toronto (CA), 2010

The Grand Trunk, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto (CA), 2010

Underexposed, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto (CA), 2009

Still Standing, Alma Gallery, Guelph (CA), 2009

Miniatures: 3rd Annual Miniature Photography Show, Praxis Gallery, Toronto (CA), 2008

** Between Memory & History (for CONTACT International Photography Festival), Academy of Realist Art, Toronto (CA), 2008

COLLECTIONS

Dust: The Plates of the Present, Paris, FR

Fljótstunga Residency, Reykholt, IS

University of Guelph Print Collection, Guelph, CA

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

Doc Now Documentary Media Festival // Film Programs: Fissures, Divinely Inspired, Shorts, Our Town, Testaments // Screened at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto, CA // Exhibitions: Still Photo, Sensory Selves, B-Sides, Tracing Toronto // Exhibited at Toronto Image Works, 80 Spadina, IMA Gallery, Pari Nadimi Gallery, 2011

Underexposed, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto (CA), 2009

ARTIST RESIDENCIES & VISTING ARTIST

Invited Artist, Dust: The Plates of the Present, Paris (FR), August 17 - 20, 2017

Artist in Residence, Lumen Studio Residency Programme, Atina (IT), August 3 - 17, 2017

Artist in Residence, Graven Feather on Alpine, Toronto (CA), February 1 - 28, 2017

Artist in Residence, NES, Skagaströnd (IS), November 1 - December 31, 2014

Artist in Residence, Fljótstunga, Reykholt (IS), October 16 - 30, 2014

Artist in Residence, Arteles Creative Centre, Hämeenkyrö (FI), June 1 - 30, 2012

GRANTS & AWARDS

Fotofilmic18 Shortlist III Winner, 2018

Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2009 + 2010

Ryerson Graduate Award, 2009

Awarded a fully funded exhibition from the Junction BIA for the CONTACT Interntional Photography Festival, 2008

Stephen Bulger Photography Award, University of Guelph, 2007

MacIntyre Photography Award, 2006 + 2007

Judith Tatar Photography Award, University of Guelph, 2006

Insights Award, 2006

ARTIST TALKS, LECTURES & PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Guest Speaker, "Principles of Photography," co-sponsored by the CONTACT International Photography Festival & the Parkdale BIA, Parkdale Collegiate, Toronto (CA), February 20, 2013

Artist Talk, Näkymä, Kulttuurikeskus Laaksola, Akaa (FI), July 1, 2012

Artist Talk, Art Forum Tampere, TR1 Taidehalli, Tampere (FI), May 26, 2012

Guest Speaker, “Project Development in Documentary Media,” Ryerson University, Toronto (CA), February 17, 2012

Panel Discussion, Art Works & People in White Film Screening, Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival, Toronto (CA), November 7, 2011

Panel Discussion, Doc Now Festival, Ryerson University, Toronto (CA), June 15, 2011

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES 

Photography Facilities Technologist for Art & Art History, a collaborative program between University of Toronto & Sheridan Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, 2015-Present

Freelance Photo Editor, Getty Images, 2011-2015

Image Arts Technologist for Photography & Media Studies, University of Guelph-Humber, 2013-2014

Co-Chair, Curatorial Committee, Doc Now Documentary Media Festival, 2010-2011