Curriculum Vitae

Critical Writing, Essays and Poetry: Selected Publications

2015 “Narciso Rodriguez for Him Eau de Toilette” [Poetry], Canyon Magazine, March 2015
2015 Listing [Poetry chapbook], Decoupage Publishing, August 2015
2014 “OK’s and Equals part 3”, “Frames part 6” [Poetry], Cordite, October 2014
2014 “Xane St. Phillip: Paradise Lost” [Catalogue Essay], Ministry of Casual Living, August 2014
2014 “Eric Volet: Elimination Dance” [Catalogue essay], Ministry of Casual Living, June 2014
2013 “Sandra Meigs: At the Bottom of Everything” [Review] Canadian Art, November 2013
2012 “Back to the Land” [Feature] Galleries West Magazine September 2012
2012 “Mark Rothko: RED” [Contributing essay], Belfry Theatre, August 2012
2012 “Light Industry: Robert Youds at Deluge Contemporary” [Review] Canadian Art, March 2012
2011 “Emigrant’s Plain Verses – for Cy Twombly” [Poetry], Ditch, November 2011
2011 “Jeroen Witvliet” [Catalogue Essay], Zic Zerp, Rotterdam
2011 “Daniel Laskarin at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria” [Review], Border Crossings, May 2011
2011 “Barrie Szekely: YardSquare” [Catalogue Essay] Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2010 “d. bradley muir at the Art Gallery of Calgary” [Review], Border Crossings, November 2010
2010 “Wendy Welch” [Review] Coagula Art Journal, Los Angeles, January 2010
2010 “Visceral Bodies” [Review] Exhibit-V, April 2010
2009 “Wendy Welch: Circuitous routes” [Catalogue Essay] Open Space, Victoria
2009 “Robert Youds” [Review], Border Crossings, August 2009
2008 “Sandra Doore, Paradox of the Absurd” [Review] Art As Authority, San Diego (Artasauthority.com),
2008 “Confirm or Ignore: Making Friends with Andy Warhol” [Feature] Metropolitan Magazine, June 2008
2008 “Brenda Petays” [Review] White Hot Magazine of Contemporary Art, April 20th, 2008
2008 “Flemming Jorgensen” [Catalogue Essay] Slide Room Art Gallery, Victoria
2007 “Baroque, Banal & Uncanny: Luanne Martineau, Jake and Dinos Chapman” [Review] Fault Line
2007 “Incubate for Pleasure…” [Feature] Mix Magazine, January 2007
2006 “Analog(ue)…” [Catalogue Essay] Slide Room Art Gallery, Victoria
2005 “Sylvia Borda, Every Bus Stop in Surrey, BC” [Catalogue Essay] Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey
2005 “Masterful Artifice: Christopher Butterfield” [Review] MusicWorks Magazine
2004 “Emi Honda: Circuitboards and Bacterial Ameboe” [Profile] Monday Magazine
2004 “Marianne Corless: Further” [Catalogue Essay] Grunt Gallery, Vancouver
2003 “Semsar Siahaan: G-8 Pizza” [Catalogue Essay] Open Space Victoria/ National Gallery of Indonesia

Art Practice: Solo and Duo Exhibitions

2013 The Three Quarters (Grass Book) (solo) Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona
2012 Gulfed Century’s Contour (solo, installation) The Ministry of Casual Living, Victoria, BC
2011 A Park in Time and Grounds to Stop (solo, performance-installation), XChanges Gallery, Victoria
2011 Sounds in a Room 4, (with DROUIN/OLSEN), (performance) Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2010 0110, (solo) Xchanges Gallery, Victoria
2010 The Storage Room and the Corridor (with Tyler Hodgins) Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria
2010 Lesson Plan (solo, performance), The Ministry of Casual Living, Victoria
2008 Squelch (with Marlene Bouchard), Fifty-Fifty Arts Collective, Victoria
2007 Paper Palace (with Wendy Welch), The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2006 Paintings and Objects, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2004 The Red Room, The Lab, Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria
2004 Jerusalem of the Hours, The Fifty-Fifty Arts Collective, Victoria
2002 The Agony of Water, Little Gallery, Calgary
2001 The Spectrum Empties, Little Gallery, Calgary
2001 [Eponymous], Little Gallery, Calgary
1999 Vernacular, RogueArt Gallery Annex Space, Victoria

Art Practice: Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Founder’s Exhibition, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2013 Repetition and Difference, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2013 Werk, (performance) Cenote Lounge, Victoria
2013 Stuck, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2007-12 VISA Faculty Exhibition, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2007-12 RPM, Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria
2011 Spaces&Places: VisioningMcLuhan@100, [juried] Latitude 53, Edmonton
2009 Re: Gifted, Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria
2008 Fusible Link, PIP PDX Gallery, Portland
2008 Push/Pull, Produce Gallery, San Diego
2008 Sally Mckay Residency Exhibition, Open Space, Victoria
2006 Propeller, Drawing Currents, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2005 Ad Hocracy, Rebel Rebel Art Space [temporary urban venue], Victoria
2004 Ultra Deluxe Hot Goods [fundraiser], The Ministry of Casual Living, Victoria
2003 Stencils: The Art of Negative Spaces, Crucible Steel Gallery, San Francisco
2003 Matchmaker, The New Gallery, Calgary
2002 Works by Some, Little gallery, Calgary
2002 Link [catalogue], Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary
2001 The Helen Pitt Triennial Award Exhibition [juried, catalogue], Art Galley of Kelowna

Curating: Exhibitions Coordinated

2010 Pedestrian Colour, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2010 [With Wendy Welch] Fantasy Island, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2009 [With Wendy Welch] Representations of Desire, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2006 Inga Romer, Rhyzomatic, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria
2005 Ad Hocracy Ad Hoc Art Space [temporary urban venue], Victoria
2001 New Acquisitions: Painting, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary

Affiliation; Panels, Talks and Juries

2011-13 Board Member, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria BC
2011 Panelist, Art Foundations 21, Camosun College, Victoria BC
2011 Guest Lecturer, “Drifter’s Clip”, Open Space Victoria, Victoria, BC
2011 Public Lecture, “City of Gardens”, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC
2007-11 Board President, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria BC
2010 Discussion Panelist, James Gordaneer Retrospective, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC
2010 Jury Member, Sooke Fine Art Society Sooke Fine Art Show, Sooke, BC
2008 Panel Moderator, Site Unseen: Urbanism & Photography, The Slide Room Gallery, Victoria, BC
2007 Jury Member, Artist’s education grants, BC Arts Council, Victoria, BC

Teaching

2011-15 Instructor, Art and Art History, Brentwood College School, Mill Bay, BC
2011-15 Workshop/Guest Instructor, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC
2004-11 Instructor, Painting, Drawing, Art History and Theory, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC
2009-11 Sessional Instructor, Introduction to Contemporary Art, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
2004-11 Lecturer, Art History, Department of Continuing Education, University of Victoria, BC
2010 Sessional instructor, Critical Writing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
2007-10 Mentor, Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts
2005/07 Sessional instructor, Painting; Drawing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
2004-06 Art Instructor, Drawing, Community Education Program Camosun College, Victoria, BC
2003 Sessional Instructor, Advertising, Images & Consumer Society, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB
2002-03 Sessional Instructor, Visual Communications; Art Theory, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
2003 Art Instructor, Drawing & Painting (Child & Adult Classes), Wildflower Arts Centre, Calgary, AB
2001-02 Teaching Assistant, Drawing, Art Theory, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
1995-98 Teaching Assistant, Guest Lecturer, Art History, Victoria College of Art, Victoria, BC

Artists’ Residencies

2006 Infirmary Project Space, Vancouver Island School of Art, Spring/Summer

Permanent Collections

Davis Lisboa Mini-Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona
Vancouver Island School of Art
Ascot Energy, Calgary

Bibliography

2010 Judgement and Contemporary Art Criticism, Edited by Melanie O’Brian, Jeff Khonsary, Vancouver: Filip Editions/Artspeak, 2011

2010 Christine Clark, “Homage: 0110: John Luna”, art in victoria.com, Sept 24 http://artinvictoria.com/2010/09/24/homage-0110-john-luna/

2010 Michael D. Reid, “Art on a Grand Scale”, Times Colonist, Sept 24

2010 Debora Alanna, “John Luna & Tyler Hodgins –The Storage Room and The Corridor”, exhibit-v.blogspot.com, August 4 http://exhibit-v.blogspot.com/2010/08/john-luna-tyler-hodgins-storage-room.html

2010 Marlene Bouchard, “Morse,” http://bucolicbattery.blogspot.com/2010/04/morse.html

2010 Debora Alanna, “Pedestrian Colour” exhibit-v.blogspot.com, Saturday, May 22 http://exhibit-v.blogspot.com/2010/05/pedestrian-colour-by debora-alana.html

2004 Bill Stuart, “Space is the Place”, Monday Magazine, June 10 2004

2002 Paul Woodrow, Link Exhibition Catalogue, Calgary: Nickle Arts Museum

Awards

2002 Alberta Heritage Graduate Study Thesis Grant
2001 Alberta Art Foundation Graduate Study Award
2000 The Helen Pitt Award

Education

MFA (painting) 2002, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
BFA (honours) 2000, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
Associate Diploma 1996, The Victoria College of Art, Victoria, BC

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