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Education 

2009     Alberta College of Art and Design- BFA in Sculpture with distinction 

2005     Capilano University, Art Institute- Sculpture, Certificate program- Is a one-year post-graduate certificate program that is comparable to Artist-in residence programs. 

2000     Capilano University- Diploma- Studio Arts Program, The Studio Arts program works to balance and integrate studio practice, creative action and critical thinking. 

Awards/ Residencies/Grants

2016     Inter-Art International Art Camp- art residency sculpture  Aiud, Romania

2009    Alberta College of Art + Design- Board of Governors Award- In recognition of superior academic and artistic achievement. Calgary, Alberta.

Canadian Council For The Arts- Inter-Arts Travel Grant, To participate in artist residency and exchange in Taipei, Taiwan. 

National Taiwanese Craft Research Institute & Public Dreams Society- Artist exchange and creation of a sculpture for LunarFest 2010, an event  for the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada & Taipei, Taiwan.

 The Banff Centre- Visual Arts Self-directed Creative Residency, Banff, Alberta.

2008    Alberta College of Art + Design- Ivan Sellers Memorial scholarship, Merit of creativity and innovation, Calgary, Alberta.    

 

Selected Exhibitions – Recent

2017    Glow winter lights festival- Calgary, Alberta. February 17-19th. 

2016    Tokyo Design Week- 100 creators exhibit Tokyo, Japan. November 2-7. 

 Inter-Art International Art Camp- group show Inter-Art Gallery Aiud, Romania

2014    Taiwan Designers Week 3x3 Concept Show- participated with the We Are East Van artist collective, Taipei, Taiwan October 3-12. 

2012     Fictive Forests- solo show, Stride Gallery main space, Calgary, Alberta.

2010     Lunarfest- Love Life, and Light- outdoor group show, 2010 Cultural Olympiad, Granville Street, Vancouver Canada.

 

Employment

2016     Mike Bourscheid- Sculpture technician mould making and casting for 2017 Venice Biennale, Luxembourg   pavilion 

Rebecca Belmore- Sculpture Technician, installation retrofit of public artwork against the stream, modelling mould making, casting bronze Richmond B.C.   

IATSE 891 Motion Picture Technicians- Lead sculptor over ten year union member working in the construction department as a sculptor on feature film and T.V. shows. Duties include modelling in clay, mould making, casting, carving, set fabrication, carving statues, creating organic scenery that replicates nature. Building sets and scenic elements, creating planets, caves, rocks, and trees from the fantastical to the hyper real. Materials used plaster, epoxy, urethane, polyester resin, and EPS foam. 

2015      Myfanwy MacLeod- fabricating and carving sculptures

2014      Paul Jackson- Fabrication for a public art commission, Art Gallery of Alberta. Metal fabrication, carving foam, epoxy coating, and finishing for urethane coating. 

2013     Capilano University- Sculpture Technician/ Paint Technician, taught basic wood working, molding, casting, welding. 

2012     Aritzia- Visual Display Production Facilitator, sculptor, casting, mold making, welding, fabricator, and prototyping.

 

Filmography (Limited)

2016    A Series of Unfortunate Events- Lead sculptor.

War for the Planet of the Apes- Lead Sculptor

2014    Night at the Museum 3- Moldmaker, Plasterer, Sculptor  

2013    Tomorrowland- Plasterer, Sculptor

2012    The Seventh Son- Sculptor

2011    Superman Autumn Frost- Sculptor

Elysium- Special Effects Assistant 

Chipwrecked Alvin and the Chipmunks- Sculptor

Apollo 18- Sculptor

2010    Spooky buddies- Sculptor (ACFC)

Treasure buddies- Sculptor (ACFC)

2009    Sucker Punch- Sculptor

Tron Legacy- Sculptor

2008-2000

The Last Mimzy- Art Department, Sculptor  

Night At The Museum- Sculptor 

Pathfinder- Sculptor         

Eight Below- Sculptor    

Fantastic Four- Sculptors Helper    

The Chronicles of Riddick- Sculptors Helper

The Core- Sculptors Helper