CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION

BFA Bachelor of Fine Art, NSCAD University, 1991—1995
B.Ed Bachelor of Art Education,NSCAD University, 1991—1995
Sheridan School of Design, 1972—1975 

PUBLIC ART

2013    Sydney Steel, Open Hearth Park, Sydney, NS. Budget: $200,000
2010    Apprivoiser la Foudre, Emera Waterfront Headquarters, Halifax, NS: $15,000
2009    Regina Lace, Immigrant Recognition Sculpture, City Hall, Regina, SK. Budget: $250,000
2008    Johnny Miles Marathon Runner, Sydney Mines, NS. Budget: $50,000
2007    North is Freedom, Halifax North Memorial Library, Halifax, NS. Budget: $75,000 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    The WORKS, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
2007    NeoCraft, Page and Strange Galley, Halifax, NS
2000    Tulip Hunting, Studio 21, Halifax, NS
1994    The Rhetoric of Ornament, Alice Hagans Windows, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
1982    Recent Works, Forge Gallery, Terra Cotta, ON
1981     Harbourfront Crafts, Toronto, ON
1980    Fired-Up, Ontario Potters Association, Ottawa, ON
1979    Turning, Market Gallery, Kingston, Ontario, ON
1978    Hung-Up, Opening Show at High Fire Studio. White Lake, ON 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017     fête, 50 years Alumni Exhibition, Sheridan College of Craft and Design, Oakville, ON
2017     NSCAD Ceramics Exhibition, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
2016     Cheers, Medalta, Medicine Hat, AB
2007    Off The Wall, NSCAD Port Loggia Gallery, Halifax, NS
2005    Opening Show, Page and Strange Gallery, Halifax, NS
2004    Was That Ravenna or Siena, Anna Leonowens, NSCAD, Halifax, NS
2002    Commemoration: Collection of Paul Greenhalgh, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
2001    Anna’s Action, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
1998    Faculty Show HSFA, Rails End Gallery Haliburton, Haliburton, ON
1997    China@Louisburg, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1997    Canadian/Chinese Cultural Exchange Exhibition, Jingdezhen, China
1997    Objects of The Garden, Mary Black Gallery, Halifax, NS
1997    50/50 Khyber, Exhibition Space, Halifax, NS
1996    Metre2 The Art of Tile, Dartmouth Heritage Museum, Dartmouth, NS
1996    NSCAD@RISD, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence Rhode Island, USA
1996    The Advocacy of Pottery Walter Ostrom, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
1995    Eye Level; Members Show, Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, NS
1995    Summit Collection, G7 Summit Place, Halifax, NS
1995    Graduate Exhibition (Drawings), Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1995    Selected Drawings Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1994    Silk Roads Exchange Exhibit, Red Deer College, Red Deer, AB
1993    Craft di-Vision, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD, Halifax, NS
1982    Fireworks, Ontario Potters Association,Toronto, ON
1981    Harbourfront Crafts, Toronto, ON
1980   Fired-Up, Ontario Potters Association, Ottawa, ON

PUBLICATIONS AND WRITING

2003    British Crafts Magazine, March/April 2003 Shapes of Things
1998    Contact Magazine, Fall 1998 Canadian Potters in China, Author
1997    Contact Magazine, Spring 1997 Review by Peter Henry, Meter2
1997    Contact Magazine, Winter 1997 Review of Advocacy of Pottery
1981     Ceramics Monthly, March 1981 Review of Fired-Up, OPA 

CERAMICS TECHNICIAN 

NSCAD University, 1996—2007

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS

2008    Coordinator, Ceramics Department relocation to Port Campus
2006—2002 Program Director, NSCAD World Travel Program
1997—2006 Curator, Designer. Exhibition Installer, Alice Hagen Windows, Morse’s Tea Building, Halifax, NS
1997    Organizer: Canadian/Chinese Cultural Ceramics Conference, Jingdezhen, China
1995    G7 Summit Collection, Installation
1991—1995 Student at NSCAD, Art Education Department

METROPOLITAN CABINET MAKERS

Owner/Operator, Toronto ON, 1986-1991

KEY PROJECTS

1990    Props Fabrication “The Adjuster” by Atom Egoyan
1988    Spar Aerospace, Design / Fabrication . Concord, ON
1987    Northern Telecom; Design / Fabrication, University Avenue, Toronto ON
1986    Design Zones, Design / Fabrication, Store Fixtures, Queen’s Quey, Toronto ON
1985    Urban Mode, Design / Fabrication Store Fixtures, Queen Street West, Toronto ON
1985    Set Construction, Bell Productions for NBC
1985    Set Decoration, Walt Disney Productions, Toronto ON