MA Art History- Critical and Curatorial Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., 2010

BFA Art History (with Distinction)- Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, 2007


Awards and Scholarships

Graduate Entrance Scholarship, University of British Columbia, 2007

Ann Duncan Award for Excellence in Writing, Concordia University, 2006

Ann Duncan Internship, The Leonard and Bina Ellen Gallery, Concordia University, 2006


Professional Experience

Assistant Curator, Burnaby Art Gallery, August 2011- Present

Independent Curator, Institutions by Artists Symposium / Pacific Cinematheque, Vancouver, BC, September 2012

<< Art for Consenting Adults: Al Razutis, David Rimmer, Chris Gallagher, Michael McGarry, Shelley McIntosh, Gordon Kidd, Richard Martin

Independent Curator, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon, March 2012

<< Sleep of Reason: Sonja Ahlers, Shuvinai Ashoona, Jim Holyoak, David Horvitz, Jeff Ladouceur, Nadia Moss, Rosemary Scanlon, Joseph Tisiga, Jen Weih

Programs Manager and Curator, Cineworks Independent Filmmakers Society, Vancouver BC, April 2010-April 2012

Guest Speaker, Vancouver Art Gallery, November 2010

<< A Curatorial Response to In Dialogue with Carr:  Douglas Coupland, Evan Lee, Liz Magor, Marianne Nicholson, curated by Daina Augaitis

Symposium Coordinator, Learning from Vancouver, Western Front Society, February 2010

Independent Curator, Or Gallery, Vancouver, B.C., May 2009

<< The Wild so Close:  Tacita Dean, Leslie Grant and Al Bersch, Jason Hendrickson, David Horvitz, Donald Lawrence


Board Appointments and Associations

President, Board of Directors – Or Gallery, Vancouver, August 2014- present

Vice President, Board of Directors – Or Gallery, Vancouver, May 2010 – August 2014

Member, Canadian Museums Association, 2014 – present

Member, BC Museums Association, 2011- present

Treasurer, PAARC- Pacific Association of Artist Run Centres, April 2010 – December 2011

Secretary, PAARC- Pacific Association of Artist Run Centres, May 2009 –  December 2011

Graduate Student Representative, UBC Art History – Critical Curatorial Studies | 2009-2010



(Author) “Script and Postscript”, in All is Unmentionable, Up in the Air: Eli Bornowsky, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2014

(Author) Saskia Jetten, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2014

(Author) Shinsuke Minegishi: Fragility, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2013

(Author) “Orienteering and Death by GPS”, in Lyndl Hall: On Fixing Position, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2012

(Author) “Host, File and Activate: The Past Decade of Media Arts in Vancouver”, in Crossing Channels: Essays on Contemporary Media Arts in British Columbia, MediaNet (Victoria), 2012

(Author) Sleep of Reason, Yukon Arts Centre, 2012

(Editor) Takao Tanabe: Chronicles of Form and Place, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2012

(Editor) Renée Van Halm: Cross-Cutting/Inside Out, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2011

(Editor) Our Changing Landscape: Perspectives on and Interpretations of the British Columbia Landscape, Burnaby Art Gallery, 2010

(Author) The Wild so Close: Sites of Adventure Capital, The Or Gallery, 2009