jenn wilson
visual artist

 

     CURRICULUM VITAE

     b. 1964 (Toronto, Canada) lives and work in Victoria, Canada

 

    EDUCATION

    Curatorial Studies, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC., 2016

    Independent Studio Program, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC., 2015

    BA Fine Arts-Honours, University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK, 2014

    Diploma of Fine Arts, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC., 2013

    Certificate of Visual Arts, Vancouver Island School of Art, Victoria, BC., 2010

    

    SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    2016

    Xchanges Gallery, Hinge, Victoria, BC

    2009

    Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Shelter (in conjunction with Assume Nothing) Window Project, Victoria, BC.

 

    GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    2017

    Spiral Cafe Gallery, 6X6, BOXCARSIX Artist Collective, Victoria, BC

    Slide Room Gallery, BOXCARSIX, Victoria, BC

    The Coffee Lab-16 Artists from Rock Bay Square, Integrate Arts Festival 2017, Victoria, BC

    Saanich Municipal Hall Gallery, Intersections, BOXCARSIX Artist Collective, Victoria, BC

    St. Phillips Chapel Gallery, Regeneration, BOXCARSIX Artist Collective, Victoria, BC 

    Slide Room Gallery, To Return Again, Victoria, BC

    2016

    Integrate Arts Festival, The Atrium, Ruse, Victoria, BC

    Saanich Municipal Hall Gallery, In Position, BoxCarSix Artist Collective, Victoria, BC

    Saanich Municipal Hall Gallery, Blue Oranges, BoxCarSix Artist Collective, Victoria, BC

    2015

    Slide Room Gallery, Three in a Room, Victoria, BC

    2014

    Francis Close Hall, INTENT 2014: BA-Fine Art Degree Show, Cheltenham, UK

    Garden Gallery Montpellier, Thoughts and Shadows, Cheltenham, UK

    The Wilson Cheltenham Gallery, Mud: The Exhibition, Cheltenham, UK

    2013

    Slide Room Gallery, Impulse, Victoria, BC

    2012

    Slide Room Gallery, Art Incognitio, Victoria, BC

    Bastion Square Outdoor Gallery, Dwelling: Victoria, Victoria, BC

    2011

    Slide Room Gallery, The Sculpture of Knitting, Victoria, BC

    Slide Room Gallery, Mostly Black, Victoria, BC

    2009

    Slide Room Gallery, shelter (in conjunction with Assume Nothing, AGGV), Victoria, BC

    Slide Room Gallery, Art Incognito, Victoria, BC

 

    AWARDS

    BC Arts Council Scholarship, 2013/14

    University of Gloucestershire International Merit Scholarship, UK, 2013

    Brightgrove Gallery, Sarnia, ONT, 1988, honorable mention

 

    RESIDENCIES

    Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC., 2009 

    Assume Nothing: Investigations into Social Practice, mentors Rene Francisco Rodriguez, dBradley Muir

   

    ASSOCIATIONS

    GVRDS Art Collection Co-Curator. 2016-ongoing

    Board President, Slide Room Gallery, Victoria, BC. 2017-18

    Member of BOXCARSIX Artist Collective, Victoria, BC., 2016-ongoing

    Member of Vancouver Art Gallery, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria