EDUCATION

2015-2016: MA Fine Art, The Chelsea College of Arts - University of the Arts London, London, England

2013-2015: Advanced Diploma & Graduate with High Honours and Silver Medal in Ceramics program, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2009-2010: Diploma in Patisserie, Le Cordon Bleu, Ottawa, ON

1994-1997: Advanced Diploma & Graduate with Honours in Graphic Design, George Brown College, Toronto, ON

     

    WORK EXPERIENCE & RESIDENCE

    2018: Banff Clay Revival Residency, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada

    2018: Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park Residency, Shigaraki, Japan

    2017: Canadian Craft Biennial 2017- One of Six Selected Artist for Maker Residency, Burlington, Canada

    2017: Open Studio Residency 2017, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, USA

    2017: Technical Assistance, Ann Agee's Ceramics Workshop, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, USA

     

    AWARDS & RECOGNITION

    2018: Grant for Arts Abroad: Residencies Program, Canada Council for the Arts

    2018: Scholarship for Banff Clay Revival Residency, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Canada

    2017: Craft Ontario Volunteer Committee Emerging Professional Award, Craft Ontario Council

    2017: Best of Craft and Design, supported by Extrudex Aluminum,Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

    2017: Craft Ontario '17 Juried Member Exhibition Award of Excellence, Craft Ontario Council

    2017: Technical Assistant Scholarship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, USA

    2017: Windgate Partial Scholarship, Penland School of Craft, USA

    2016: The Graduate Art Prize 2016 Shortlist from Herbert Smith Freehills, England

    2016: Craft Ontario Volunteer Committee Award from Craft Ontario Council

    2016: Ceramics - Sculpture Student Finalist, Niche Awards from Niche Magazine, USA

    2015: Craft Ontario Volunteer Committee Undergraduate Award from Craft Ontario Council

    2015: Best of Exhibition, Marie Collins Memorial Award for Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

    2015: Cecil Lewis Sculpture Scholarship 2015/2016 from University of the Arts London, England

    2015: FUSION Emerging Artist Award from FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association

    2015: William & Mary Corcoran Craft Award from Ontario Arts Foundation

    2014: Student Honorable Mention Award for Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

    2014: Crack Pot Ceramic Student Award at Sheridan College

    2013: Joan Bennett Award in recognition of outstanding achievement in program at Sheridan College

       

      EXHIBITIONS

      2016-2018: Selected Artist for the Made in Arts London 2016 - 2018, London, England

      2018: Solo Exhibition, My Eyes Are On You - Dan Lawrie Family Courtyard, Art Gallery of Burlington

      2018: Breakthrough 2018 Juried Exhibition by FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association, Robert Langen Gallery, Laurier University, Waterloo

      2018: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Philips Square, Booth A113

      2018: IDS - Interior Design Show: Studio North 2018, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto

      2017: Craft Ontario Provincial Exhibition: Nothing is Newer than Tradition, Art Gallery of Burlington

      2017: The Citizens of Craft Exhibition: Excellence in Contemporary Craft, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

      2017: Juried Exhibition Carnegie Craft 2017, The Carnegie Gallery, Dundas

      2017: Fifty Anniversary Sheridan Alumni Exhibition, Sheridan College, Oakville

      2017: Craft Ontario '17 Juried Member Exhibition, Craft Ontario Council, Toronto

      2016: MA Summer Show 2016, UAL:Chelsea College of Arts, London, England

      2016: The Graduate Art Prize 2016 Shortlist Exhibition, Herbert Smith Freehills, London, England

      2016: Materialize Juried Exhibition by Craft Ontario Council, Art Gallery of Burlington’s Perry Gallery

      2016: Craft Ontario 40th Anniversary Exhibition - John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto

      2016: Parallax Art Fair London July 2016, London, England

      2016: Group Exhibition, Chelsea Foundry at Punctum - Punctum Gallery, London, England

      2016: Group Exhibition, Immortal Glory - The Crypt Gallery, London, England

      2016: Group Exhibition, The Rear - Core Gallery, London, England

      2016: Juried Exhibition 21st San Angelo National Ceramic Competition 2016, Texas, USA

      2015: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition – Nathan Philips Square – Booth J04

      2015: Materialize Juried Exhibition by Craft Ontario Council, Craft Ontario Council Gallery

      2015: Juried Exhibition Fire Works 2015 by FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association -

      The Carnegie Gallery

      2015: Sheridan Crafts & Design Ceramics, WUNDERKAMMER - The Super Wonder gallery

      2015: Juried Exhibition Carnegie Craft 2015 - The Carnegie Gallery

      2015: Double Take - Gardiner Museum

      2015: Sheridan-Tyler Collaborative Exhibition - Sheridan College: Crafts & Design Ceramics

      2015: Best of 2014 Award Winners - Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

      2015: Slow Burn - Sheridan College: Crafts & Design Ceramics

      2014: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition - Nathan Philips Square - Booth C07

      2014: Trans-Form/Function - Sheridan College: Crafts & Design Ceramics

      2014: Intimate | Immediate - Sheridan College: Crafts & Design Ceramics