Curriculum Vitae

Public Art

2017 Wiidosendiwag - Walking Together Tour, a Truth and Reconciliation project, First United Church, City of Owen Sound, owensound.ca/walkingtour, Owen Sound, ON. Sculpture and audio stories. Installation June 2017.

2016 Urban Forest, First Capital Reality & Longo’s, Shops of Oakville South, Oakville, ON.

Exhibitions

2018 Rituals, Samtam Art Mine Gallery, group show, Photographs/videos, Jeongseon, South Korea.

Rituals, Video, Osaka University, group show, Osaka Japan.

2016 & 17 Agora, Yorkville Festival, First Capital Realty, Toronto, ON.

2014 Rest in me, OCADU, Welded steel sculpture, Toronto, ON

2013 A Life, Tom Thomson Art Gallery, Solo Show of installation art; video, photography and interactive sculpture. Owen Sound, ON.

2005 Engine Gallery, group show, fused glass wall piece, Toronto ON.

2004 The Artful Gallery, group show, glass sculpture, Walkerton ON.

2002 Square Roots. Gallery Stratford, 3-person show, glass sculpture and panels, Stratford ON.

2001 Symbology, glass sculpture, touring group show, Rebecca Gallery, Toronto, ON, Durham Art Gallery, Durham,ON.

2000 Symbology, Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, glass sculpture, touring group show, Refractions/Directions, group show, 1994, Waterloo ON.

Image, light and structure, Galleria Glass, glass sculpture and panels, group show, 1995-92, 1990, Pontiac Michigan, USA.

1999 Turning on the Light, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, glass and video installation works, touring group show, Owen Sound ON, Durham Art Gallery, Durham ON.

still land life scapes, Durham Art Gallery, 2-person show of installation works, mixed media glass, drawings on paper and watercolours, 1994, North of Highway 89, group show, mixed media glass, 1990, Durham ON.

1997   Entrances, York Quay Gallery, Harbourfront Centre, group show, glass installation, Toronto ON. 

Elemental ArchitectureHomer Watson House and Gallery, Solo show, glass and video installation, Kitchener ON.

Education

Ontario College of Art and Design University, Sculpture/Installation studies, 2010-2018.

Corning Museum (Corning NY) Lampworking workshop with Dane Jack, Margaret Neher 2008, Chris Rice 2010. 

Emilio Santini (Murano), Venetian Lampworking Techniques, Atlanta Georgia USA, 2008.

Udo Zembok (Germany), Le Centre International DuVitrail, Glass: Light and colour, Chartres France, 1995.

Gundar Robez, Ontario College of Art, Glass studies, 1987-89.

Ontario College of Art, General studies, 1978-1980.

Publications

The Sun Times, Open Doors, June 2018.

The Grey Bruce Mosaic, 2018.

Bedroom Portraits, Curator Dawn Howie, May 2018.

The Sun Times, July 8, 2017. 

Observer Magazine, Insight, July 2017. 

OCADU Website, May 2016.

The Sun Times, Oct 2003.

The Durham Chronicle, July 8, 1998.

Glass Art, Wind’s Eye Gallery, March/April, 1998. AISG Flat Glass Journal, Spring, Fall, 1997. Leadline, Colour, 1994 Issue.

AISG Bulletin, In Review, Winter 1994-95 Issue, Featured Artist, Summer 1990 Issue. Stained Glass Quarterly, Winter 1989 Issue.

Awards and Grants

Finalist, Neighbourhood Rooftop Sculpture Competition, 2018.

Finalist, Bruce County 150 Sculpture Competition, 2017.

United Church, Truth and Justice Fund Grant, 2017.

Toronto Conference Right Relations Grant, 2016.

Canada 150 Grant, Grey Bruce Community Foundation, 2016.

First Capital Realty, Sculpture Competition winner, 2016. 

Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant, 2013. 

Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant, 2000.

Second Place, Image, light and structure, Michigan USA, 1996. 

Ontario Arts Council Craftsperson Grant, 1994.

Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant, 1994.

Third Place, Image, light and structure, Michigan USA, 1992. 

Canada Metal and Wire Award, Insights, Elora ON, 1992.

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