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EDUCATION

2011  MFA, Documentary Media, Ryerson University School of Image Arts (Toronto, CA)

2007  BFAH, Studio Art, Art History & English Literature, University of Guelph School of Fine Art & Music (Guelph, CA)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

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

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

2015  Field Study, David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago, US

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

2014  NES Opið Hús, Skagaströnd, IS

2013  Made Here, Graven Feather Studio, Toronto, CA

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

2012  Näkymä, Kulttuurikeskus Laaksola, Akaa, FI

2010  The Grand Trunk, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, CA

2009  Underexposed, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto, CA

2009  Still Standing, Alma Gallery, Guelph, CA

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

2008  CONTACT International Photography Festival, Academy of Realist Art, Toronto, CA

2006  Interpretations of Light, Zavitz Hall Gallery, Guelph, CA

SELECTED FILM SCREENINGS

2011  Art Works, 18:47 minutes, documentary, HD video, 2011

          Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival, Workman Arts, Toronto, CA

          Doc Now Documentary Media Festival, TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto, CA

2010 The Family Archive, 3:15 minutes, animated photographs, 2009

          Nuit Blanche, Toronto, CA

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2011  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

2009  Underexposed, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto, CA

SELECTED GRANTS & RESIDENCIES

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

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

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

2014  Visiting Artist, Graven Feather Studio, Toronto, CA (June 1 - 14)

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

2009 + 2010  Ontario Graduate Scholarship

2009  Ryerson Graduate Award

2007  Stephen Bulger Photography Award (University of Guelph) 

2006 + 2007 MacIntyre Photography Award

2006  Judith Tatar Photography Award (University of Guelph)

2006  Insights Award

ARTIST TALKS, LECTURES & PANEL DISCUSSIONS

02 20 2013  Guest Speaker, "Principles of Photography," co-sponsored by the CONTACT International Photography Festival & the Parkdale BIA, Parkdale Collegiate, Toronto, CA

07 01 2012  Artist Talk, Näkymä, Kulttuurikeskus Laaksola, Akaa, FI

05 26 2012  Artist Talk, Art Forum Tampere, TR1 Taidehalli, Tampere, FI

02 17 2012  Guest Speaker, “Project Development in Documentary Media,” Ryerson University, Toronto, CA

11 07 2011  Panel Discussion, Art Works & People in White Film Screening, Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival, Toronto, CA

06 15 2011  Panel Discussion, Doc Now Festival, Ryerson University, Toronto, CA

03 10 2010  Lecture, “Community Arts & Documentary Representation,” Ryerson University, Toronto, CA

COLLECTIONS

Dust: The Plates of the Present, Paris, FR

Fljótstunga Residency, Reykholt, IS

University of Guelph Print Collection, Guelph, CA

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES 

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

2011-2015  Freelance Photo Editor, Getty Images

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

2012-2014  Freelance Photo Editor & Researcher, Rogers Publishing

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

2007-2011  Digital Archivist, Internet Archive