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  • Illustration/Graphic Design

  • Facilitation

  • Prototyping

  • Materially Engaged Creative Workshops

  • performance

  • craft of many directions 

CV

Education

Master’s of Design (Fine Arts), Concordia, Montreal, Sept 2019 - June 2022

  • Thesis explores the use of walking, debris collection, and paper making as collaborative materially engaged methods for uncovering and propagating hidden narratives within urban spaces

  • Member of Milieux research-creation clusters Le Parc and Textiles & Materiality 

 

Undergraduate Degree in Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Sept 2005-April 2010

Professional Experience

  • Research Coordinator, Materials & Materiality Research Chair, Dr. Alice Jarry, Sept 2021 - present

  • Digital Arts Teacher, Youth Fusion, Sept 2021 - present

  • Teaching Assistant, Course: The City After Dark, Karen Herland, Sept 2021 - present

  • Website Designer & Content Management, re-imagine.ca, Kathleen Vaughan, Dec 2019 - present

  • Teaching Assistant, Course: Design Practices, Mouna Andraos, Sept 2020 - Dec 2020

  • Poster Presenter, Walk/Bike/Place Conference, August 2020 

(Designed, disseminated and discussed a poster designed as a tool for urban exploration)

 

Exhibitions, Publications, Workshops, and Residencies 

  • Playground Collective Postal Service Public Intervention, March 2022 - July 2022

  • Researcher & Artist, Pulpy Circuit, Concordia University, Montreal, (upcoming) December 2021 

(Presentation of a funded research creation project that involves the use of paper making with electronics and debris)

  • Paper Making Workshop Facilitator, POP Montreal, August 2021

  • Researcher & Designer, Narrative Debris Master’s of Design Exhibition, Online, April 23 2021 

(Presented thesis research creation work that involves the use of participatory audio walks, mapping, papermaking, debris collection and participatory kits to explore new ways of relating to and learning with urban spaces)

  • Facilitator, Papermaking Workshop, Milieux Institute (online), February 18 2021

  • Performance & Creative Writing, MetroIntimacy, Saint Laurent Metro, Montreal, April 2020

  • Creation & Performance, Be The Wall, 4th Space Concordia & city streets, Montreal, November 2019 

(Used audio recordings of ambient street sounds and myself asking questions, a soundboard, and simple circuitry to animate a suit painted to hide my “humanity”)

  • Artist & Facilitation, Gender Buzz Exhibition, Venus Envy, Ottawa Ontario, June 2019 (A collection of illustrations that explore a feminist perspective on honeybees and their lives in general)

  • Participant & Performer, Beetime Artist Residency, Santa Lucia, Spain, October 2017