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Education

2006
Bachelor Fine Arts, Painting, Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD), Calgary, AB

2002
Fine Arts, University College of the Caribou, Kamloops, BC

1998
Emma Lake International Art Conference, Emma Lake, SK

Exhibitions

2014
Snow Days, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB

2013
Dynamic Demo Day, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB

2013
A Time. A Place. A Connection, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2013
Memories and Impressions, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB (Solo)

2012
Ground Level, Mayberry Fine Art, Toronto, ON (Solo)

2012
Between The Lines, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2012
Boundless, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, SK (Solo)

2012
Dare To Dream, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB (Solo)

2011
Free To Imagine, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2011
What May Come, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, SK (Solo)

2011
Urban Experience: The City as a Sensory Machine, Elevation Gallery, Canmore, AB

2010
On the Edge of It, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2010
2010 Calgary Stampede Western Showcase Artist, Stampede grounds, Calgary, AB

2010
Playful Interpretations: People and Places, Elevation Gallery, Canmore, AB

2009
Nowhere Near Ordinary: An Indulgence for Your Senses, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2009
A Bird A Stone A Letter, Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2009
Calgary Stampede Western Showcase Artist, Stampede grounds, Calgary, AB

2009
Contrast and Harmony, Elevation Gallery, Canmore, AB

2008
Vibrations of Colour, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary AB

2006
Just and Indication, Marion Nicoll Gallery Main Space, ACAD, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2005
Simply Squared, Marion Nicoll Gallery, Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts, Calgary, AB (Solo)

Publications

Unknown “New Public Art to enliven walls in Banff” Rocky Mountain Outlook 2013 01 24

Barlow, Larissa “The Art of Banff” Banff Crag and Canyon Saturday, January 26, 2013

Macpherson, Alex J “Sheila Kernan’s Work Bold, Vivid, Boundless” Verb 1 June 2012

Gunn, Andrew Canadianinterviews.com/arts/ Sheila Kernan “Light In The City” 20 July 2011

Seiberling, Irene “Colour her successful” Leader-Post 11 June 2011

Seiberling, Irene “Art Star Grew up in Saskatoon” The Star Phoenix 15 June 2011

White, Richard “9 Artists To Consider Right Now” Galleries West Fall issue 2011

Alexander, Rob “Elevation Showing Evokes Sense of Fun” Rocky Mountain Outlook 2010 04 15

Sea, Lynda “Lights Fantastic” Avenue Magazine 6 June 2009

McLaws, Nicole “Capturing Spring… on Canvas” Décor Magazine Calgary Sun 12 March 2009

Vaive, Nicole “Home is Where Your Art is” Calgary Sun 34 June 2008

Hope, Marty “Artists Works Part of the House” Calgary Herald 14 July 5 2008

Commissions

2013
Town of Banff Public Art Installation

Affiliations

2008
Active Member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

2007
Full Membership to the Alberta Society of Artists (ASA), Calgary, AB

Awards

2012 / 2013
Banff Public Art installation, Bear Street Mall Wall, Banff, AB

2010
Calgary Stampede Best New Artist 2010 Western Showcase, Calgary, AB

2008
Awarded Active Membership to the Federation of Canadian Artists

2008
Awarded Full Membership to the Alberta Society of Artists, Calgary, AB

2006
Bachelor Fine Arts, Painting, Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD), Calgary, AB

Credits

2014
Guest Juror, 2014 Calgary Stampede Western Showcase

2008
Featured artist of the Stampede Rotary Dream Home 2008, Stampede Grounds, Calgary, AB

2004
Juro, Marion Nicoll Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD), Calgary, Alberta

2002
Sales Associate, Canada House Art Gallery, Banff, Alberta

2000
Visiting Artist, Artists at Work Program, Mendel Art Gallery School Art 2000 Exhibit, Saskatoon, SK

Collections

ATB Financial

Calgary Health Region

H&R Block

Maxim Group

Calgary Health Region

Pulcinella’s Restaurant

AFA Alberta Foundation for the Arts

Design Factor Homes

Calgary Health Region

Brookfield

Taurus Reality Group

Numerous Private Collections