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Represented by Westland Gallery, London, Ontario

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014  Queen West Art Crawl

          The Artist Project, Waterlilies, Toronto

2013  Rosedale United Church, "Cloudscapes", Toronto

          The Artist Project, Toronto

2012  The Artist Project, Toronto

          Kitchener City Hall Rotunda Gallery, Kitchener, “Into Thin Air II”

2007  Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus, “Fragmented Memories

2006  Homer Watson House Gallery, Kitchener, “Threshold”

2005  Barber Gallery, Guelph, “The Grand Facade”

2004  Wilfrid Laurier University, Robert Langen Gallery, Waterloo, “Outside the Walls”

2003  The Centre in the Square, Kitchener, “Grand River Commission”

2002  Kitchener City Hall, Kitchener, “2002-2003 City of Kitchener Artist-in-Residence

          Rotunda Gallery, Kitchener City Hall, Kitchener, “Towers

2001  Modern Languages Gallery, University of Waterloo, Waterloo “Dark Reflections

2000  University of Waterloo Fine Arts Gallery, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, “Undercurrents

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014  Westdale Gallery, London, "Temporary Structures"

          Gallery M, Cambridge, ``Left of Kilter``

          Westdale Gallery, London, `2014 Square Foot Show``

2013  Paula Diamond White Gallery, Waterloo, "2013 Square Foot Show"

          Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus, "Insights"

          CANFAR (Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research, Toronto, "Our Future Without Aids"

2012  CANFAR (Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research), Toronto, "Our Future Without Aids"

          Paula Diamond White Gallery, Waterloo, “2012 Square Foot Show”

          ECCENTRICITY 2011 Scarborough Arts Council’s Twenty-Sixth Annual Juried Exhibition

2011  Paula Diamond White Gallery, Waterloo, “2011 Square Foot Show”

2010  Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus, Insights 31st Juried Exhibition

2009  Studio Vogue Gallery, Toronto, Into Thin Air

2008  Studio Vogue Gallery, Toronto, Mind, Spirit, Earth

2007  Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, “The Shirley Dilworth Jaychuk Painting Competition”

          Kenan Centre, Lockport, N.Y., “Border Crossings”

2006  Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, “Juried Art Exhibition

          Homer Watson House and Gallery, Kitchener, “Watsons Legacy

2005  MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, “Beyond the Frame”

          Barber Gallery, Guelph, “Yuletide”

          Tom Thompson Art Gallery, Owen Sound, “100 Squares”

2004  Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener,  “River:  Grand

          University of Waterloo, East Campus Hall Gallery, Waterloo, “Homecoming”

          MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, “Beyond the Frame”

          Rotunda Gallery, Kitchener City Hall, A.I.R. 10th Anniversary Exhibition

2003  Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, 1st KW/AG Biennial

          James Baird Gallery, Newfoundland, “Horti-culture”

          Metro Toronto Convention Centre, “Toronto InsideArt Expo

2002  Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, “Group Artist Christmas Show 2002

          University of Waterloo Fine Arts Gallery, Waterloo, “6th Annual Miniature Show

          MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, “Beyond the Frame”

          James Baird Gallery, Newfoundland, “Water”

          Harbinger Gallery, Waterloo, “Group Artist Show”

          MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, “Guelph 2002

          Art Gallery of Peel, Brampton, “29th Annual Juried Show 2002

          Scarborough Civic Centre, Scarborough, S.A.C. 17th Annual Juried Art Show 2002, Untitled

          Barber Gallery, Guelph, “Sandra Martin/Leslie Miles

2001  Michael Gibson Gallery, London, “14th Annual Juried Miniature Exhibition

          University of Waterloo Fine Arts Gallery, Waterloo, “5th Annual Miniature Show

          John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, “HOME, Ontario Society of Artists 127th Open Juried Exhibition”

          Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, “2001 Juried Exhibition

          Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, “40th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

          Art Gallery of Peel, Brampton, “28th Annual Juried Show 2001

          Lynwood Arts Centre, Simcoe, “Close Quarters

2000  University of Waterloo Fine Arts Gallery, Waterloo, “Miniature Show

          Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, “Juried Exhibition 2000

          Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, The 2000 Juried Exhibition

1999  University of Waterloo Fine Arts Gallery, Waterloo, Miniature Show

          Propeller Centre for Visual Arts, Toronto, “The Box

1998  Uxbridge Celebration of the Arts, Uxbridge, “Juried Art Show

1997  Uxbridge Celebration of the Arts, Uxbridge, Juried Art Show,

 

Education

1999-2001 University of Waterloo, Master of Fine Arts Program

1994-1999 Ontario College of Art and Design

1988-1989 York University

 

Awards and Commissions

2002 City of Kitchener Artist in Residence

Honourable Mention, ECCENTRICITY 2011 Scarborough Arts Council’s Twenty-Sixth Annual Juried Exhibition

Award of Merit, The Shirley Dilworth Jaychuk Painting Competition

Collection of Wellington County Museum and Archives-2007

Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant – 2006

People’s Choice Award, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Juried Exhibition 2006

Collection of the MacDonald Stewart Art Centre

Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant – 2004

Collection of the City of Kitchener, commission for The Centre in the Square

Honourable Mention, Scarborough Arts Council 17th Annual Juried Art Show 2002

University of Waterloo Retirees’ Award

University of Waterloo Graduate Entrance Scholarship

UW/Faculty of Arts Graduate Scholarship

David L. Stevenson Scholarship, Ontario College of Art and Design

Mrs. W.O. Forsyth Scholarship, Ontario College of Art and Design

Best of Show: Uxbridge Celebration of the Arts & People’s Choice Award: Uxbridge Celebration of the Arts

 

Bibliography

“Local artist renders beautiful images from basic elements”, by Joanne Shuttleworth, Guelph Mercury,

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

“Artist’s works on display at museum”, Guelph Tribune, March 16, 2007

“New painting exhibit at museum”, Wellington Advertiser, February 19th, 2007

“The Grand Façade”, by Lauren Hall, Echo Weekly, Thursday, April 28, 2005

“Outisde the Walls”, by Robert Reid, The Kitchener Record, Saturday, November 6, 2004

“The Big Eau”, by Lauren Hall, Echo, September 23-29, 2004

“Strong gallery openings offer peace of mind”, by Martin deGroot, The Kitchener Record, Tuesday, September 14, 2004

“Guelph Painter in River Show”, Guelph Tribune, November 2, 2004

“Women celebrating women”, by Julie-Marie Innes, The Kitchener Record, Wednesday, March 5, 2003

“Sandra Martin’s water-themed paintings lead her on”, Guelph Mercury, Friday, January 9, 2004

Guelph Artists 2002, Judith Nasby, MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, April 11, 2002

“Kitchener City Hall’s artist-in-residence reveals beauty in underwater world”, by Colin Hunter, The Record, Saturday, June 1, 2002

“Artist trading her basement for Kitchener City Hall studio”, by Kerry Thompson, The Guelph Mercury, 09/28,/02

“City woman named Artist-in-Residence”, by Doug Hallett, Guelph Tribune, Tuesday, May 21, 2002

"Strong, Diverse work marks juried exhibition” by Garry Burns, The Brantford Expositor, Saturday, September 16, 2000

“Master’s fine arts students explore illusion” by Linda Howe, University of  Waterloo Gazette, Wednesday, May 9, 2001

 

Teaching Experience

2002-2013 - Instructor, Cambridge Art Galleries (children and adult classes)

2008-2010- Instructor, Woodstock Art Gallery

2002- Instructor, Artist-in-Residence Workshops (children and adult workshops)

2001- Docent, MacDonald Stewart Art Centre Volunteer

2000- Instructor, University of Waterloo, 1st Year Drawing Course

1999- Teacher’s Aide, University of Waterloo, 2nd Year Painting Course

 

Related Experience

2005 – Chairperson of the Public Art Working Group, City of Kitchener

2004 – Organized and co-curated City of Kitchener’s Artist in Residence 10th Anniversary Exhibition and Rotunda Anniversary Exhibition for City of Kitchener

2004 – Chair of City of Kitchener Grand River Library Commission

2002-2005 – Member of the Public Art Working Group for the City of Kitchener

2002-2004-  Jury member,  City of Kitchener Artist in Residence and Kitchener Farmer’s Market Public Art Commission, Co-curated of a show at Homer Watson House and Gallery

2002- City of Kitchener Artist in Residence