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Education & Certificates


2022 - 2025 Expressive Arts Therapist, Create Institute, Toronto

2022 Certified Forest Therapy Guide, Association of Nature and Forest Therapy, California

2021 Foundations of Mindfulness and Mindfulness Meditation, Certificate Program, , University of Toronto

2021 Wilderness First Aid & CPR/AED level C, Red Cross

2021 Proficiency in French, Certificate, Ryerson University

2018 Masters, Communication and Culture, with Merit, Ryerson University, Yeates Graduate School

2016 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, Dean’s List Ryerson University, Image Arts


Bursaries

2020 - 2021 Toronto Artscape Foundation Launchpad Bursary, Artscape Daniels Launchpad, 6 Months

2014 Roloff Beny Foundation, Ryerson University $5,000

2013 Ike Morgulis First Year Proficiency Award, Ryerson University $250


Selected Group Exhibitions

2021 VAM's 43rd Annual Juried Show of Fine Arts , Visual Arts Mississauga (VAM) at Riverwood, Canada

2020 Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition: Tradition Transformed, OMAH, Orillia, Canada

2020 Exposed 2020, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG), Oshawa, Canada

2018 Re-Locating the Canadian North, MLC Research Centre, Toronto, Canada

2016 Maximum Exposure, graduating exhibition, Ryerson university Toronto, Canada

2016 SNAP! 2016 Silent Auction, Andrew Richard Designs, Toronto, Canada

2015 Full Frame, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

2015 TROGLODYTE EXHIBITION, Riverfront, South Wales, United Kingdom

2015 Third Year Show, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada

2015 First Edition, Ryerson Art Space, Toronto, Canada

2015 SNAP! 2015 Silent Auction, Andrew Richard Designs, Toronto, Canada

2014 Salon Show, Ryerson University

2014 Moving On, Elgin and Winter Garden Theater, Toronto, Canada (group)

2013 Salon Show, Ryerson University (group)



Curation

2018 Re-Locating the Canadian North, MLC Research Centre, Toronto, Canada

Film

2021 Production Assistant, Jordan Hart “She Goes” music video, Sadboyrecords

2021 Art Production / PA, DRMTLGY Commercial shoot Media One, Toronto

2021 Production Assistant, Jordan Hart “Only Pieces Of The Truth” music video, Sadboyrecords

2020 Cinematographer, Dear-God “BUCK” music video Dine Alone Records (Toronto), Terrible Records (Los Angeles)

2020 Art Director, Cinematographer, Dear-God “New Kid” music video, Dine Alone Records (Toronto), Terrible Records (Los Angeles)


Collections

Special Collections Library, Ryerson University,     Toronto, ON

School of Image Arts, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON



Academic Conferences

2017
    “Canadian Identity and The National Gallery of Canada: An Althusserian Analysis,” present at Intersections|Cross- 
      sections Graduate Conference and Art Exhibition – Ryerson University


    “The Implications of the True North Strong and Free Mentality” present at International Conference on Cultural Studies
    and Education – University of British Columbia


2016
    “Canadian Identity and The National Gallery of Canada: An Althusserian Analysis,” presented at Underhill Graduate  
    Colloquium, Revealing the Past – Carleton University


Awards

2013 – 2016 Dean’s List, Ryerson University, Toronto

2015 First Edition Photo Book Award, Ryerson University, Toronto


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