EDUCATION

2019 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Visual and Critical Studies, with Distinction, OCAD University, Toronto

 

CURATORIAL

2022 Transition, Gales Gallery, York University, Toronto, co-curated with Silverfish and the AHGSA (forthcoming)

2021 Proof 27, Gallery 44, Toronto 
2021 gendertrash from hell: to heaven, Vtape, Toronto, as Crocus Collective 

2021 this house, made and mended by unbelonging hands, Riverdale Hub Gallery, Toronto, as Riverdale Curatorial Projects

2021 Unfamiliar Resemblance, solo exhibition of Devon Pryce, Riverdale Hub Gallery, Toronto

2021 realms where they breathe deeply, solo exhibition of kaya joan, Riverdale Hub Gallery, Toronto

2021 Stitching You Into the Seams, solo exhibition of Gillian Toliver, Riverdale Hub Gallery, Toronto

2020 now that the artifice is dissolved, Hearth, Toronto, co-curated with Greta Hamilton and Sameen Mahboubi

2020 the body as a fever dream, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto

2019 NODES Gallery Pop Up, Port Sandfield, co-curated with Rikki Kimacovich

2018 Frutti, OCAD University, Toronto, co-curated with Dana Feldman

2018 Emulsion II, 14 Bonifacio Lupi Studios, Florence, Italy, co-curated with Dana Feldman and Sarah Juliet Nadler

2017 Emulsion, 14 Bonifacio Lupi Studios, Florence, Italy, co-curated with Dana Feldman and Sarah Juliet Nadler

PUBLICATIONS

2022 "Fantastic Futures: Cosplay in the Works of Phil Lý and Marissa Sean Cruz" (essay), Function Magazine, Issue 23, Toronto

2021 "Ongoing Legacies of Transmisogyny" (feature), C Magazine, Issue 149, Toronto

2020 "Influencer Identity and Apocalyptic Prophecy" (review), Peripheral Review, Toronto
2020 Letter to the Editor,
C Magazine, Toronto

2020 "Dead Dog" (poem), Acta Victoriana, vol. 144, no. 1, Toronto

2019 "Camille Rojas" (review), Canadian Art, Toronto 

2019 "Lil Miquela" (review), Journal of Curatorial Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, Toronto

2019 "Rendering Difference in the Artscape Youngplace Career Launchers Photography Exhibition" (review), The Artist & The Viewer, Toronto

2019 "Fabricating Authority: Personified Anonymity in the Work of Jim Joe" (thesis abstract), Journal of Visual & Critical Studies, Toronto

2017 "Street Art and Fine Art: Kim Dorland’s Wall" (essay), OCAD U BA Annual, Toronto

EDITORIAL PROJECTS

2022 Silverfish 002: Transition, Editor (forthcoming)

2020 Silverfish 001: Cyborgities, Editor

2019 Roundtable Residency Exhibition Publication: Resistance, Editor

2019 The Journal of Visual and Critical Studies, Editorial Committee

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2022 Strada Statale 696, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto (forthcoming)

2022 Strada Statale 696, Mock Jungle in partnership with the Municipality of Bologna, Bologna, Italy 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

2021 Photophobia Contemporary Moving Image Festival, Hamilton Artists Inc. and The Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton 

2020 Moving Ether Way, Trinity Square Video, Toronto

2019 Video Fever, Trinity Square Video, Toronto

2018 Publications+, Ignite Gallery, Toronto

2018 Frutti, OCAD University, Toronto

2018 Emulsion II, 14 Bonifacio Lupi, Florence, Italy

2017 Emulsion, 14 Bonifacio Lupi, Florence, Italy

PRESENTATIONS & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS

2022 "Art, Social Justice, and Curatorial Practice," West End Alternative Secondary School, Guest Speaker, Toronto

2021 Visual Culture and Sexualities Graduate Seminar, Guest Lecturer, York University, Toronto

2021 Exhibitions Programming Committee Jury, Guest Juror, Gallery 44, Toronto

2021 Folio Forum, Reviewer, Gallery 44, Toronto

2021 JVCS Alumni Workshop, Speaker, Journal of Visual and Critical Studies, Toronto 

2020 Curatorial Curiosities Panel: Blended Practices, Panelist, OCAD University, Toronto

2020 Peripheral Review Sunday Summer Reading Series, Guest Artist, Peripheral Review, Toronto 

2019 Visual & Critical Studies Thesis Symposium, Presenter, OCAD University, Toronto

 

RESIDENCIES

2021 Vtape Curatorial Incubator v.17: "On the Other Side – It's Heaven", Toronto
2020 Momus Emerging Critics Residency, Toronto

2020 Subtle Technologies Curatorial Mentorship Program, Toronto
2019-2020 Rosalie Sharp Pavilion Career Launcher Residency, OCAD U, Toronto

2017-2018 OCAD University Florence Off-Campus Studies Program, Florence, Italy

SELECTED EXPERIENCE 

2021-Present Collection, Inventory & Distribution Assistant, Art Metropole, Toronto

2019-Present Co-Director, Silverfish, Toronto

2019-Present Community Engagement Committee, The ArQuives, Toronto

2020-2021 Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Riverdale Hub, Toronto

2020 Curatorial Assistant, Gallery 44, Toronto

2019-2020 Education and Community Outreach Intern, Gallery 44, Toronto

2019 Gallery Assistant, NODES Gallery, Toronto and Port Carling

2019 Volunteer Docent, Toronto Biennial of Art, Toronto

2019 Front of House Assistant, Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto

2019 Facilitator, Roundtable Residency, Toronto

2018-2019 Editorial Committee, Journal of Visual & Critical Studies, Toronto

AWARDS

2019 OCAD University Medal in Visual and Critical Studies

2019 Nora E. Vaughan Award

2019 OCAD University Visual and Critical Studies 4th Year Writing Award

2017 Project 31 Peter Porcal Memorial Scholarship

2015 OCAD University Foundation Board Scholarship

PRESS 

2021 "Moving Ether Way," Canadian Art, Toronto ON, written by Joy Xiang

2020 "Impenetrable Intimacies: the body as a fever dream," Femme Art Review, London ON, written by Dana Snow
2020 "The best art shows to see in Toronto this fall," Now Magazine, Toronto, written by Kelsey Adams