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Doris in her studio

Education

 BED University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

BFA University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

MED in Visual Art Education, University of Alberta, AB

 

 

Exhibition work

 Solo (Selected)

2015 Featured Artist. Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB

2015 Vistas, Hemmingway Centre, St. Albert, AB

2015 Our History, Ourselves, Pava Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2013 Influenced by travel, CAVA Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2010 Views of St. Albert, Art Beat Gallery, St. Albert, AB

2009 Featured Artist, Capital X, Edmonton, AB

2008 Flora, Le Bookstore, St. Albert, AB

2007 Prairies, Allied Art Gallery, Spruce Grove, AB

2007 La Nature et sa Richesse, Alliance Gallery, Calgary, AB

2005 Expressions, Studio Galley, St. Albert, AB

2001 Interpretations, First Impressions Studio, St. Albert, AB

2000 Women, Children, Dreams, Red Deer Museum &Gallery, Red Deer, AB

2000 Collages, Generations Gallery, Stony Plain, AB

Group (Selected)

2015 Blanc, La Cite Francophone, Edmonton, AB

2015 ISEA, International Experimental Art Symposium, Michigan, USA

2015 Landscapes, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2015 Works on paper, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2014 Alberta, Alberta Society of Artists, AB

2014 Digital exhibition, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2014 Exploring Saturation, Alberta Society of Artists, AB

2014 Ten Squared, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2014 Scenes from Western Canada, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2013 Fear-Graduation Show for MED, CAVA, Edmonton, AB

2013 Still Life, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2012 Landscapes, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2012 Rhythm, Pava Gallery, Edmonton,AB

2012 Love lies bleeding, Edmonton & Calgary, AB

2012 Exploration, Cava Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2012 Inspired by Travel, Leighton Centre, Calgary, AB

2012 Passages, Loughheed House, Edmonton, AB

2012 Abundance of Nature, Cava Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2011 Where are we going?, Herbert Coutts Library, U. of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

2011 Summer, Art Beat Gallery, St. Albert, AB

2010 Expressions, Herbert Coutts Library, University of Alberta, AB

2010 Harmonie, Centre d’arts visuels de l’Alberta, Edmonton, AB

2010 Capturing the Canadian Spirit, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2010 Chapter Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009 Canvas Unbound , Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009 Western Gallery, Calgary Stampede, Calgary, AB

2009 Success (Signature Show), Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009 Canvas Unbound, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009 Print Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2008 InkAid Digital Competition, New York, New York, U.S

2008 Northern Lights, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2008 Artist’s Choice, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2008 Heritage Property Competition, Lougheed Building, Calgary, AB

2008 International Figurative Show, Leighton Centre, Calgary, AB

2008 Small is All, Alberta Society of Artists, Traveling Show, AB

2008 Red and Gold, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2008 Semi-Abstract, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2008 Works on Paper, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2008 Still Life Show, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2007 Stampede Gallery Show, Calgary Stampede Grounds, Calgary, AB

2007 Print Show, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2007 Variations, Masters Gallery, Society of Western Canadian Painters, Calgary, AB

2006 Drawings & More, Grande Prairie Art Gallery, Grande Prairie, AB

2006 En Plein Air, Alberta Group, Oil Painters of America, St. Albert, AB

2006 Memory & Identity, ASA Traveling Show, Alberta

2006 Natural Rhythms (Two-man show), Art Beat Gallery, St. Albert, AB

2006 Night of Artists 10th Anniversary Show, Edmonton, AB           

2006 Florals, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2006 Semi-abstract, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2005 Centennial Show, ASA, Edmonton, AB

2005 Not Just Chickens, McMullen Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2005 Art Fusion, Gainsborough Gallery, Calgary; Federation Gallery,

         Vancouver, BC

2005 Black and White Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2004 Images of Western Canada, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2004 Child’s Play (ASA), McMullen Gallery, Edmonton, AB

2004 Société canadienne de l’aquarelle, Montréal, Québec

2004 Black and White Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2004 Aida to Zaza, Alberta Society of Artists, Edmonton, AB

 

Collections

 

The Alberta Canola Association, Conseil Scholaire des Ecoles Francophones en Alberta, ACFA, RAFA

Private collections in Canada, Europe and the United States

 

Publications and media (Selected Reviews)

 

Last Name, First Name. “Article Title.” Newspaper Name Publication Date: Page Numbers. Medium.

2016 Imagomundi, Luciano Benetton Collection. “Oh West Canada! Contemporary artists from Western Canada”, Italy, Antiga Edizioni, p. 105

2016 Blanchet, M. Concert Benefice SOS, Campus St. Jean, Edmonton, AB –Oeuvre sur le couvert.

2016 Hayes, Scott, “ Book filled with St. Albert Artists”, St. Albert Gazette, November, p. 28.

2015 CAVA ‘Dans mon studio’, Edmonton et regions, Alberta, Avril

2015 CAVA “Livrez l’art”, Edmonton et regions en Alberta

2015 Hayes, S. ‘Big Lake Artists Host Open House”, St. Albert Gazette, December

2015 Hayes, S. “Artist of the Month”, St. Albert Gazette, AB, July.

2008 Featured Artist, Night of Artists Magazine, Canada

2007 Featured Artist, Leisure Painter Magazine, England

2007 Featured Artist, Somerset Magazine, United States

 

Lectures and/or Teaching

 

2012 to present Teach in Art Education Faculty, University of Alberta, AB

2009 to present-Teach at the Faculte St. Jean, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

2011 to present – Teach ‘Introduction to the Visual Arts’, University of Alberta, AB Reference: Miriam Cooley -Miriam Cooley <gcooley@ualberta.ca>

2009-to present- Taught ‘Introduction to the Visual Arts’, Campus St. Jean, Edmonton, AB Reference: Yvette d’ Entremont :yvette.d’entremont@ualberta.ca

-Self-employed. –Since 1995

Teach workshops and courses for adults with Cornerstone Workshops, Metro, City of St. Albert, Westlock, Barrhead and more.

Taught the Centre d’art visuels de l’Alberta- both adults and youth

Work as Artist in the School. On roster of Alberta Foundation for the Arts for Artist in Residence in the Schools Program.

Substitute teach and short term contracts with Conseil Francophone Centre Nord, Edmonton, AB

 

Scholarship, Grants, Awards

 

2016 Work featured on cover of ‘Imagomundi, Luciano Benetton Collection. “Oh West Canada! Contemporary artists from Western Canada”, Italy, Antiga Edizioni, p. 105

2015 Featured Artist, Art Gallery of St. Albert, AB

2013 First place-Still life, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2011 Sylvie Brabant Award, Regroupement artistique francophone de l’Alberta, Edmonton, AB

2009 Featured Artist, Capital X, Edmonton, AB

2008 Grant –Association Canadienne Francophone de l’Alberta, Alberta

2006 Guest Artist, Society of Western Canadian Artists, Edmonton, AB

2005 Invited Guest Artist, Événement Fribourg-Collective pan-canadienne, Mont-Joli, Québec

2005 Painting chosen for cover of Vallum Magazine, Ontario

2004 Alessandra Bisselli Award, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2003 Article on Abstract Art published in Art Avenues, Federation of

Canadian Artists Newsletter, Fall, 2003

2003 Guest Artist: La Marée aux 1000 Vagues, Rivière du Loup, Québec

2002 Grant: Artist in the Community, Centre D’arts visuels de l’Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

2002 Painting chosen for Agenda, Association de la Femme, Québec

2001 National poster competition winner, ACELF, L’Association de la Femme, Québec, Québec

1999 ACREF featured artist, Alliance canadienne des responsables et des enseignants et enseignantes en français langue maternelle (ACREF) Convention, Edmonton, AB

1998-Centre for Women in the Arts, Grant, Alberta

1998-Corporation crèches de Noël de Rivière Éternité: Winner, Rivière Éternité, Québec

 

Professional Affiliations

 

Federation of Canadian Artists

Alberta Society of Artists

VASA