CV

Studio #14

Artscape Gibraltar Point

443 Lakeshore Ave, Toronto Islands

Toronto, ON M5J 2W2

EDUCATION

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

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

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 

** solo or two-person exhibition

2018  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)

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

2017  Festival of Light (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  ** Between Memory & History (for CONTACT International Photography Festival), Academy of Realist Art

(Toronto, CA)

2007  Earth/Air/Fire/Water, John B. Aird Gallery (Toronto, CA)

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

PUBLIC INSTALLATIONS

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

COLLECTIONS

Dust: The Plates of the Present, Paris, FR

Fljótstunga Residency, Reykholt, IS

University of Guelph Print Collection, Guelph, 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

ARTIST RESIDENCIES & VISTING ARTIST

2017  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)

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

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

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

GRANTS & AWARDS

2018  Fotofilmic18 Shortlist III Winner

2009 + 2010  Ontario Graduate Scholarship

2009  Ryerson Graduate Award

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

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

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