CV

b. 1991, Richmond Hill, ON


Education/Training

BFA, OCAD University 2013

Drawing and Painting/ Creative Writing


MFA Candidate (upcoming) University of Victoria, 2019


Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2017 the tree grows its crown in the image of the root,  two person exhibition with Jason Deary, Forest City Artist-Run Centre, London, ON

2016 Before, Mars, Howard Park Institute, Toronto, ON (curated by David Clarkson)

2016 Shy Hologram, Mulherin Toronto, Toronto, ON

2016 The Smurf, The Duck, The Devil, The Salesman, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John's, NL

2016 On Your Mark, with Kate Wilson, Varley Museum, Markham, ON.

(curated by Anik Glaude)

2016 the zenith of my understanding is like water in a thimble, Art Gallery of Mississauga, Mississauga, ON

(curated by Kendra Ainsworth)

2014 History of Desire with Sarah Sands Phillips, Katharine Mulherin NO FOUNDATION, Toronto, ON



Group Exhibitions

2017 (forthcoming) TBA, Mulherin New York, NY

2017 Got It For Cheap, 0.0, LA; Art Athina, Greece

2017 Young Canadian Painting, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, ON (curated by Iga Janik)

2016 Casual Encounters, Bunker2, Toronto, ON (curated by Matt Kyba)

2016 Summer Group Show, Angell Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015 Para//el Room, DNA Artspace, London, ON

(curated by Thea Yabut)

2015 17th Annual RBC Finalist Exhibition Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2014 The Artist Project: Untapped Emerging Competition Section, Better Living Centre, Toronto, ON (curated by Sky Goodden, Luke Painter and Susannah Rosenstock)

2014 Come Up To My Room, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON (curated by Britt Welter-Nolan, Jaclyn Blumas, Richard McCram, Elise Hodgeson)

2013 Thames Art Gallery Juried Exhibition, Chatham-Kent, ON(curated by Sigi Torinus)

2013 Experiencing Perspectives: Mercedes Benz Showroom Exhibition, Mississauaga, ON

2013 First Capital Realty Hazelton Lanes Art Festival, Unfolding the Oval Square Toronto, ON (curated by Vladimir Spicanovic)

2013 98th OCAD University Graduate Exhibition, OCAD U, Toronto, ON

2013 Simplexity, OCAD University, Toronto, ON (curated by Aisha Simpson and Saba Moghtader)

2012 Ethereal Existence, Gladstone Hotel Gallery, Toronto, ON

2011 Once More With Feeling, OCAD University, Toronto


Art Fairs

2015 Art Toronto (as part of the 17th RBC Painting Competition Finalists)


Awards and Distinctions

2016 Canada Council Travel Grant

2015 17th Annual RBC Winner (Honourable Mention)

2013 W.O Forsyth Award For Excellence in Drawing and Painting


Residencies

2016 New Materiality with Peta Rake, The Banff Centre, Banff, AB

2013 Artscape Gibraltar Point, Thematic Residency with Lucas Soi and Elizabeth Zvonar


Selected Bibliography

2017 "Clay and Water," essay by Matt Kyba  

2016 Interview for Art Metropole blog, facilitated by Emily Smit-Dicks, Ivana Dizdar

2016 Lexiquette Interview, facilitated by Alexia Breard-Anderson

2016 the zenith of my understanding is like water in a thimble, curatorial essay by Kendra Ainsworth, catalogue by Art Gallery of Mississauga

2016 Colouring Book, Vol. 2, various images, produced by Akin Projects

2015 RBC Painting Competition, Vancouver Sun, article by Kevin Griffin

2015 Notable. ca, Artist Profile/Interview 

2015 RBC Painting Competition Catalogue, organized by RBC

2015 Acta Victoriana, poem, "London, ON"

2015 Para//el Room, text by Carling Spinney

2015 Hart House Magazine, Spring Edition, various images

2013 Carousel, Issue 32, poem

2013 SHIFT: Exchanges, OCAD U Student Press, various images and text


Professional Experience

2017 Visiting Artist, Brock University, facilitated by Scott Sawtell

2016 Visiting Artist, OCAD University, facilitated by Cathy Daley

2016 Artist Talk with Kate Wilson at the Varley Museum, facilitated by Anik Glaude

2016 Artist Talk, Art Gallery of Mississauga, facilitated by Mandy Salter and Kendra Ainsworth

2016 Visiting Artist, University of Toronto, facilitated by Shirley Wiitisalo

2013 (summer-fall) Artist Assistant, Sky Glabush, Kelly Jazvac, Hadley+Maxwell

2012 Gallery Attendant at The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto


Collections

Various private collections

Royal Bank of Canada

All images are subject to copyright, Claire Scherzinger.
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