Curriculum Vitae

Education

Concordia University | Masters of Arts in Art History (Pending) 
2018 - 2020,  Montreal, QC.

NSCAD University | Bachelor of Arts in Art History
2017-2018,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | Bachelor of Fine Arts Interdisciplinary (Jewellery & Sculpture)
2012-2016,  Halifax, N.S


Professional Experience

Teaching assistant | ARTH 352 Studies in the History of Fibre Art | Concordia University
2018, Montreal, QC.

Resident | White Rabbit Residency | Red Clay Art Farm 
2018, Upper Economy, N.S.

Curatorial Intern | Eyelevel Artist-run Centre
2018,  Halifax, N.S. 

Disability arts research intern | Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery
2018,  Halifax, N.S. 

Owner and designer | Mereo Design
2017-2018,  Halifax, N.S. 

Bench jeweller | Calder M.G. Repair Services
2016,  Dartmouth, N.S

Sales associate | Charm Diamond Centres
2015-2016,  Halifax, N.S. 

Studio assistant and sales | Dorothée Rosen Designer Goldsmith Studio
2015,  Halifax, N.S. 

Goldsmith intern and sales associate | Penner Jewellers
2014,  Kenora, ON. 


Awards + Scholarships

Concordia University | Faculty of Fine Arts Fellowship
2018 - 2020,  Montreal, QC.

NSCAD University | Arthur Lismer Award for Academic Excellence
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | Thomas George and Ethel Pearson MacKenzie Fund Scholarship
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | Arthur Lismer Award for Academic Excellence
2016,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | Lyell Cook Scholarship in Sculpture
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | Windfall Bursary
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Khyber Centre for the Arts | Halifax Soup Micro Grant
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Awesome Foundation Halifax | Monthly Grant
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | David Lanier Big Hat No Cattle Scholarship
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

NSCAD University | NSCAD Alumni Scholarship
2013,  Halifax, N.S.


Exhibitions + Collaborations

Exhibitor | NSCAD: ALL IN | Art History & Contemporary Culture Online Exhibition
2018, Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | White Rabbit Arts Festival | Red Clay Art Farm 
2018, Upper Economy, N.S.

Curator | Videlicet: A Group Show | Anna Leonowens Gallery
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | NSCAD Graduation Exhibition | Anna Leonowens Gallery
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Participant in performance | “Toqolu'kwetijik” by Ursula Johnson |  Nocturne
2017,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | “Halifax” WantedDesign | Industry City
2017,  Brooklyn, N.Y.

Exhibitor | “Halifax” Outside the Box: Toronto Design Offsite Festival | Gladstone Hotel
2017,  Toronto, ON.

Participant in performance | “An Abridged Choral Reading of the Standard Corpus with Heather Ferguson (Gerald Ferguson’s daughter)” The Last Art College: Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, 1968-1978 |  Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
2016,  Halifax, N.S.

Participant in performance | “Casting the Conference” by Craig Leonard | Anna Leonowens Gallery
2016,  Halifax, N.S.

Collaborative exhibitor | “Fundamentals” with Devin Horsman, Art in Drag | Anna Leonowens Gallery 
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Collaborative exhibitor | with Em Lawrence, Printed Matter | Anna Leonowens Gallery
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Participant in performance | “Ferris Wheel,” by anna sprague |  Nocturne
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Nocturne Salon Style Show | No Offense Gallery
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Sculpture Department Open House | NSCAD University
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Solo exhibitor | Alter: New and Recent Work by Jolee Smith | No Offense Gallery
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | RE: (Reclamation) A Joint NSCAD Feminist & Queer Collectives Show | Anna Leonowens Gallery 
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Sad X-Mas | BSide Gallery 
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Coal or Gold: NSCAD Jewellery Department Show and Sale | BridgeCAT: Bridge Centre for Arts and Technology
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Nocturne Salon Style Show | No Offense Gallery
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Sculpture Department Open House | NSCAD University
2014,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Foundation Department Show | NSCAD University
2013,  Halifax, N.S.

Exhibitor | Repulsion/Compulsion | NSCAD University
2012,  Halifax, N.S.

 


Press + Publication

Presenter | “From Integration to Emancipation: Curatorial Practices in Canadian Disability Arts,” Small Talks | The Art Bar
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Published abstract | “A Chorus of Laughing People,” NSCAD 2018 Graduation Catalogue | NSCAD University
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Published excerpt |  “Men Going Their Own Way: A Case Study (An Excerpt from: MGTOW and Kant Walk into a Bar…: Consolidating Consent Culture),”  Canon Ball: NSCAD Student Publication | NSCAD University
2017,  Halifax, N.S.

Press |  “Outside the Box – Halifax,” Toronto Design Offsite Festival | todesignoffsite.com 
2017,  Toronto, ON. 

Published work | Free Coffee 2016 | SUNSCAD
2016,  Halifax, N.S.

Published work | NSCAD 2016 Graduation Catalogue | NSCAD University
2016,  Halifax, N.S.

Press | “Fallow Gallery,” The Awesome Project Halifax | awesomefoundation.org 
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Press | “The Greatest Wheel on Earth” by Adria Young | thecoast.ca
2015,  Halifax, N.S.

Press | “December 2, 2014 Radio Room (Kelly O'Connor)” | kingsradioroom.soundcloud.com
2014,  Halifax, N.S.


Volunteer | Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Volunteer | Consent Kitties
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Member | Visual Arts Nova Scotia
2018,  Halifax, N.S.

Member | Metal Arts Guild of Canada
2018

Member | Society of North American Goldsmiths
2018

Co-Director | Fallow Gallery
2016, Halifax, N.S. 

Committee member | No Offense Gallery
2016, Halifax, N.S.

Affiliation, Volunteerism + Membership