29 Jul 2017

Publication: Artist in Residence

Publication: Artist in Residence

Hello! In February and March of this year I was an artist is residence in a Cree community in northern Quebec and part of The Mikw Chiyâm program. I had an awesome time and am looking forward to my next residency this upcoming year. This program is great and does so much more than teach students how […]

21 Jan 2017

I am in Quebec!

I am in Quebec!

Hey everyone! So I have official begun my five week adventure in Mistissini, Quebec as an artist in residence with the Mikw Chiyâm Program. I am going to be working with youth in the high school on zine making. We are going to dive into writing, drawing, and basically creating fun stuff. I am super […]

28 Apr 2015

Conference time: Banff, Alberta

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Conference time: Banff, Alberta

In April I went to speak at the Canadian Museum Associations 2015 national conference in Banff Alberta. I had such a good time meeting and connecting with some amazing people working in museums and galleries across Canada. I gave a presentation entitled How to teach hard topics: Indian Residential School and the Native Youth Program […]

9 Apr 2015

Conference time: New Orleans

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Conference time: New Orleans

In March of this year I headed down to New Orleans for The National Art Education Association 2015 conference, where along with my research team Citizens of Tomorrow, presented my research on how marginalized youth use social media and digital media as a way to interact with issues surround their personal identities. The presentation was great […]

15 Mar 2015

Writing Residency: The Banff Arts Centre

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Writing Residency: The Banff Arts Centre

For five weeks from February 2- March 7 I was in Banff at the Banff Arts Centre doing a writing residency in the Indigenous Arts program. It was one of the most wonderful experiences thus far in my artistic life. For the first time in my life I had a studio. I can’t quite articulate […]