Curriculum Vitae

Education

2021Master of Architecture (M.Arch), University of Waterloo, Cambridge, CAN
2019Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS), University of Waterloo, Cambridge, CAN


Solo & Two-Person Exhibitions

2022Another Way Through, with Vic Mantha-Blythe | May 9 – June 10
Design At Riverside, Cambridge, CAN


Group Exhibitions

2022Being Scene | March 31 – May 31
Workman Arts, Toronto, CAN
2021SHOW.21 | November 22, 2021 – February 13, 2022
Cambridge Art Galleries: Queen’s Square, Galt, CAN
2021Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition: Tradition Transformed | Nov. 5, 2021 – Jan. 22, 2022
Orillia Museum of Art and History, Orillia, CAN
2020Projects Review 2020
Design at Riverside (virtual), Galt, CAN
2017Superposition: Projects Review 2017 | April 17- May 21
Cambridge Art Galleries: Design at Riverside, Galt, CAN
2016BEARING: Projects Review 2017 | April 18- May 21
Cambridge Art Galleries: Design at Riverside, Galt, CAN


Community Projects / Exhibitions

2022Expressions 47: Look Up, KWAG, February 19 – May 15, Kitchener, CAN
As the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery’s artist in residence, the InSight project is a collaboration from November to February between artist and youth to create a special portion of the annual youth exhibition.
2021-2022From Behind the Mask Travelling Exhibition
Design At Riverside Gallery, May 10 – June 9, Galt, CAN
Three Sisters Cultural Centre, April 1 – 10, St. Jacobs, CAN
Stanley Park Community Centre, September 2 – December 7, Kitchener, CAN
Homer Watson House and Gallery, May 21 – August 29, Kitchener, CAN
Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, March – April window installation, Kitchener, CAN
Design At Riverside Gallery, March – April window installation, Cambridge, CAN
2020-2021From Behind the Mask Community Quilt Project
Lead Artist, October – May, organized in Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo, CAN
www.frombehindthemask-quilt.com


Grants / Awards / Residencies

2022Alpha Rho Chi Medal, University of Waterloo
2022Thesis Commendation, University of Waterloo
2022Career Catalyst Grant, Ontario Arts Council
2022Waterloo Region Micro-Grant, Research grant through Pat the Dog Theatre Creation
2021-2022Artist in Residence, Nov ’21 – Feb ’22, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, CAN
2021Joy Experiment Award, HIP Developments
2021Nomination for KW Women of the Year Award, Arts and Culture section
2021Co-Create Residency, May, Otherwise Studio & Bumaroo Collective, Guelph, CAN
2021M.Arch Merit and Community Engagement Award, University of Waterloo
2020Region of Waterloo Arts Fund, Project Grant
2020Love My Hood, City of Kitchener Community Grant
2020SSHRC J. Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship
2020President’s Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo
2020Engineering Matching Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo
2019 Faculty of Engineering Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo
2017FORREC Design Award of Excellence, University of Waterloo


Publications

2022A Brick Amiss, Art Quilting Studio magazine, Summer Issue, pg 144
2021Care, Community and COVID-19, Galt Publication Issue 04: Pause/Play pg 114-118
2021From Behind the Mask, The Joy Experiments, 2021, pg 147-149
2021Care As Architectural Practice, Master of Architecture Thesis, University of Waterloo


Artist Talks / Lectures / Conferences

2022Quilt Architectures: Making Political Space, Association For Art History, Summer Symposium Conference (upcoming July 21st)
2022Care Not Contract, CAFÉ Capital: Teaching & Learning Workshop, Carleton University, May 10
2022Show.21 Artist Talk Video, Idea Exchange Gallery, January
2021Community Impact & The Gallery, Art$Pay, August 23
2021From Behind the Mask Gallery Reception Artist Talk, Homer Watson House and Gallery, July 23


Professional Experience

2022Artist-Educator, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery
2021 – PresentContract Architectural Researcher, University Of Waterloo
2021 – PresentArriscraft 2021-2023 Lecture Series “Praxes of Care” Planning Committee, University of Waterloo
2021 – PresentMember of Kitchener-Waterloo Artists Co-op
2021Sessional Lecturer, University of Waterloo School of Architecture, Fall 1A Studio ARCH 190
2021Inten-City Architecture Tour Guide, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, August – September


Bibliography

2022    “Expressions 47 Brings Student Art To The Forefront,” 
            The Community Edition, Alex Kinsella, June 3, 2022

2022    Interview with Midtown Radio KW, Matt Rappolt, April 9, 2022

2022    “Quilt captures Waterloo Region’s early pandemic story”
            The Record, Anam Latif, March 20, 2022

2022    “Kitchener artists creating quilts with a message”
            The Record, Johanna Weidner, January 6, 2022

2021    “Giant quilt made of masks chronicles ‘struggles and triumphs’ amid pandemic” 
            CBC, Tiffany Mongu, July 24, 2021

2021    “A Stitch in Time”, University of Waterloo, Carol Truemner, April 15, 2021

2021    Interview with 98.5 CKWR, John Maciel, March 15, 2021

2021    “Waterloo Region community quilt being assembled and on display”
            Interviewed by Jessica Smith, March 13, 2021

2021    “Patching together our collective view of pandemic life
            The Observer, Damon Maclean, February 10, 2021

2020    “Community art project helps people share pandemic experiences with quilting”
            CTV Kitchener, Interviewed by Jessica Smith, December 12, 2020

2020    “From Behind the Mask: A Community Quilt of COVID-19 Stories
            Feature in Toque magazine, written by Cai Sepulis, December 2020, pg 150-151

2020    “Community Quilt of COVID-19 Stories”
            The Community Edition, written by Mellisa Embury, December 3, 2020

2020    “Connected while apart: Community quilt tying together stories of the pandemic”
            CTV News, written by Katherine Hill, October 13, 2020