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Education


2010-2014                               BFA, Major in Jewellery Design and Metalsmithing, with a self-directed focus in Product Design

    NSCAD University, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada, GPA 3.9

01-05/2013                             Exchange program, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

        Kookmin University, Seoul, South Korea

 

Related Work Experience


07/2016-Present                     The Toronto Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada

          Full-time Artist in Residence on scholarship, Design Studio – self employed

03/2016-06/2016                    Jewel Envy, Toronto, Canada

                                                 Part-time resident bench Jeweller – self employed

10/2014-02/2016                     Umbra Ltd, Toronto, Canada

                                                 Junior Product Designer

  • Worked on Custom team, Décor team; Photo, Wall, and Jewelry Display, and Drapery/Window team 
  • Designed concepts for both Umbra Catalogue and Custom assortments for customers such as Target, BBB, JCP, etc.
  • Worked through design process; Solidworks (CAD), rendering, 3D printing the model to scale, crafting in real/similar materials to production, and communicated back and forth with China factories
  • Organized and created models, trend research, and material/finish samples

05/2012-10/2014                    Bergo Designs, Corktown Designs, Toronto, Canada

   Salesperson

  • Successfully sold well designed objects from companies such as; Umbra, Fred, Kikkerland, Alessi, Georg Jensen, Stelton, iitala, as well as hand crafted Jewellery pieces from Canadian and Interantional designers

 

05-09/2012                             Jenny Greco, Toronto, Canada

     Internship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

  • Aided in the physical creation of jewellery products
  • Gained product knowledge of jewellery processes and materials

 

05-09/2011                                Lynrich Arts, Thornhill, Canada

      Fine Arts Studio Camp Councilor

  • Prepared lesson plans and organized activities using different media and approaches

 

Exhibitions


2016                                        Harbourfront Centre Window Gallery, 245 Queens Quay West, Toronto, Canada

2016                                        Dynamic, Juried Group Exhibition, Studio Channel Islands, Blackboard Gallery, 2222 Ventura Blvd,                                                 Camarillo, CA, USA

2014                                        Materialize, Juried Group Exhibition, Craft Ontario, Craft Ontario Gallery, 990 Queen Street West,                                                  Toronto, ON, Canada

2014                                        NSCAD University Graduation Exhibition, Juried Group Exhibition, Nova Scotia College of Art                                                       and Design, Port Loggia Gallery, Halifax, NS, Canada

2014                                        Material Matters: Making Connections, Juried Group Exhibition, Manitoba Craft Council, Art                                                           Avenue, Greenville, NC, USA

2013                                        Linked: Annual Jewellery Department Show and Sale, Student run Group Exhibition, Nova Scotia                                                 College of Art and Design, Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS, Canada

2012                                        Adornication: Annual Jewellery Department Show and Sale Student run Group Exhibition, Nova                                                 Scotia College of Art and Design, Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS, Canada

 

Awards / Scholarships


2016                                        Artist-in-Residence One-Year Scholarship, The Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada

2015                                        2015 Niche Award, Decorative Accessories – Home Furnishings Student Category, Niche                                                               Magazine, Baltimore, MD, USA

                                                2015 Niche Award, Functional – Metal Student Category, Niche Magazine, Baltimore, MD, USA

2014                                        Nova Woodturners’ Guild Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

2013                                        Joseph Beuys Memorial Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

                                                Jean Hiseler Memorial Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

                                                Raymond and William Peters Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax,                                                             Canada

                                                Thomas George and Ethel Pearson MacKenzie Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and                                                         Design, Halifax, Canada

2012                                        Reginald D. Evans Scholarship, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

2011                                         Foundation Faculty Bursary, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

 

Online / Written Publications


2015                                        Niche Magazine and online media, Baltimore, MD, USA

 

Professional Associations / Affiliations


2014-Present                          Craft Ontario, 990 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

 

 

References available upon request