CV 2018

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

2018                Just Paint, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, SK (Solo)

2017                Featured Artist, Art Toronto (Toronto International Art Fair), Mayberry Fine Art Booth A28, Toronto, ON

2017                The Stories We Tell, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2017                CANADA 150, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB

2016                Out and About, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB (Solo)

2016                Our Calgary, Gibson Fine Art Gallery, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2016                Prairie, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB

2015                Your Journey Starts Here, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2015                Different Strokes, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB (Solo)

2014                Making A Mark, Gibson Fine Art, Calgary, AB (Solo)

2014                Lights. Camera. Action. , Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, SK (Solo)

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                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

 

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

2016                Public Art Installation, Lido Building Kensington, Calgary, AB

2015/16           City of Calgary Public Art Installation, Bridge Banners, Calgary, AB

2016                Designed and installed a themed home installation for condo show suite with Battistella Developments Inc, Calgary, AB

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

2017                ACAD Alumni Legacy Award, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

2016                Public Art Installation, Lido Building Kensington, Calgary, AB

2015/16           City of Calgary Public Art Installation, Bridge Banners, Calgary, AB

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

2005                Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolor (CSPWC), Julius Griffith Memorial Award, 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 Around the World