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

2019: Künstlerhaus Stadttöpferei Neumünster - Ceramic Artist Exchange Tandem 2019 Residency, Germany

2019: Künstlerhaus Stadttöpferei Neumünster - Artist Talk, Neumünster, Germany

2019: Zentrum für Keramik Residency, Berlin, Germany

2019: Ontario Art Council Juror for Craft Projects, Toronto, Canada

2019: Artist Talk, Sheridan Ceramics, Oakville, Canada

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

2019: Honourable Mention - Ceramics, supported by Pottery Supply House, Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

2019: Grant for Arts Abroad: Residencies Program, Canada Council for the Arts

2019: FUSION: Scholarship Award, The Ontario Clay and Glass Association

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

2018: Craft Ontario Fusion Design Award, Craft Ontario Council

2018: National and International Residency Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2018: Best in Clay the Tucker’s awards, Breakthrough 2018 Juried Exhibition by FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association

2018: Frelyn Memorial Endowment Award, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

2018: Best of Ceramics, supported by Aaron Milrad & Brenda Coleman, Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

2017-18: Best of Craft and Design, supported by Extrudex Aluminum, Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

2018: The New Artisan Scholarship, Toronto One of a Kind Show, #OOAKX18

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

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

 SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019: The Eye of the Beholder - John A. Pollock Family Courtyard, The Clay & Glass Gallery, Waterloo

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

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019: Craft Ontario ’19: Biennial Juried Member Exhibition, Craft Ontario Council, Toronto

2019: Winifred Shantz Award 2019 - Finalist, National Exhibition, The Clay & Glass Gallery, Waterloo

2019: Ceramic Artist Exchange Residency - Künstlerhaus Stadttöpferei Exhibition, Neumünster, Germany

2019: Toronto Outdoor Art Fair, Nathan Phillips Square, Booth A113, Toronto

2019: What We Take, Juried Exhibition, University of Toronto, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto

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

2018: One of a Kind Christmas Show, Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, #OOAKX18, Toronto

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

SELECTED MEDIA PUBLICATION

2019: Kieler Nachrichten, Holsteinischer Courier, Zwei im Ständigen Austausch, Feature Article, Neumünster, Germany

2019: Freies Radio Neumünster, Artist in Radio, Neumünster, Germany

2019: The Toronto Star, Five Canadian Women Ceramic Artists on Their Passion for Clay, Feature Article, Toronto

2019: Toronto Outdoor Art Fair; Award Winner Digital Take Over, Toronto

2018: Fusion Magazine, Breakthrough 2018 Juried Exhibition Review, Fall 2018 Volume 42 No. 2

2018: The Hamilton Spectator, My Eyes Are On You Exhibition, Feature Article, Hamilton

2016: Hausmac by Hausie, The Chelsea College of Arts - University of the Arts London, London, England

2015: The Hamilton Spectator, Fireworks Exhibition, Review Article, Hamilton

2015: Fusion Magazine, Featured Artists Column, Fall 2015, Vol. 39 No. 3

2015: UAL: University of Arts London Scholar Stories, London, England

2015: Toronto Outdoor Art Fair; Award Winner Digital Take Over, Toronto