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SKAI FOWLER     CURRICULUM VITAE

2737 Woodland Dr. Vancouver, BC V5N 3P7

604-710-9683        email: skaiart@telus.net

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013   Surface Scratches and Insriptions, Studio 13

 

2012   Slipstream - Public Library, Studio 13, Cultch Gallery, Vancouver

 

2010   Balcony Project, XChanges Gallery, Victoria

 

2002   Modern Allegories: Female Nudes, colour and B & W mural photographs

            Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, BC

 

2001   Landscape Paintings, mixed media on paper, Grand Forks Art Gallery, Grand Forks BC                                       

 

1995   Close to the Bone, colour photographs, Pitt Gallery, Vancouver

 

1993   Four Bare Walls,  Female Nude Series, colour and B & W mural photographs

            Basic Inquiry Gallery, Vancouver

 

1992   Phyrne,   Female Nudes Series, colour mural photographs,

            The Floating Gallery Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

1990   Giving Voice To The Female Nude, performance,Western Front, Vancouver

  

1990    Phyrne,  Female Nude Series, 8 B & W mural photographs, OR Gallery, Vancouver

 

1988   Presence, Observing, photographs, Or Gallery, Vancouver,

 

1988   Image Myth, photo installation, Camera Works Gallery, Vancouver

 

SELECTED *2 PERSON AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009            Photo Op, John B Aird Gallery, Toronto, On

 

2006            Radiant Body, Heaven Tree Gallery, Vancouver, BC

 

2006            Elemental, International Art Symposium, Victoria, BC

 

2005            Ernst Museum, Budapest, Nagymezo u. 8. HUNGARY

 

2004            *Radiant Body, grunt gallery, Vancouver, BC,

 

2003            *Modern Allegories: The Female Nude, The New Gallery, Calgary, Alberta,

 

2000            Vernal Fancies, Female Nude Series, B&W, gallery LV, Vancouver, BC

 

1999            Cut and Paste, Collage in Vancouver,  Coffee with Venus, colour photograph,

                      Hong Kong Bank Atrium, Vancouver, BC,

 

1998            *Re-presenting,  From the Female Nude Series, colour photographs,

                      McMicheal Canadian Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario,

 

1994            The Female Imaginary,  Agnes Etherington Art Centre Kingston Ontario,  

 

1994            Layers of Time,  Female Nude Series Community Arts Council of  Vancouver                                             

 

1992            *X‑Rated  Female Nudes, Gallery 101 Ottawa, Ontario,

 

1992             Out of the Drawer WARC,  Female Nudes photographs, A Space,  Toronto                                             

 

1991            Women in View Festival,  Giving Voice To The Female Nude, performance,                                       Tamahnous Theatre, Vancouver

 

1989            Ideophrenia Performance Series,  Venus Cupid Time and Folly,                                               performance, Western Front, Vancouver

 

1988            Photoperspectives,  The Annunciation, collaborative photo triptych, Presentation House, North          Vancouver,

 

1988            Latent Images,  At the Stupa Gate & Wheel of Destiny, mural photographs

                     Gallery 44, Toronto, Group Show

 

1987            Erotica,  Giving Birth To The Sun & Separation Of Heaven And Earth

                      mural photographs, Saskatchewan Cultural Exchange Society, Regina,  

 

 

AWARDS

1997            VADA Award, Vancouver Foundation, Landscape Project

1995            Travel Grant, Canada Council

1995            B.C. Arts Council, Projects Assistance Grant,

1992            B.C. Arts Council, Projects Assistance Grant,  

1989            Canada Council Grant Explorations Program,  

 

PUBLICATIONS

http://www.creativecommunities.ca/project/project.php?ProjectID=3&page=0

2010 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5n6_vfq7X4

1999Appropriation and Irony: Postmodernist Elements in the Work of Three Contemporary Canadian Feminist Artists Skai Fowler, Christine Davis and Joanne Tod, By Melanie Brown, Thesis Master of Find Arts, Carleton University

1996, Frameworks, Article on Community Public Art, Vancouver

1995, Book cover, Driving Men Mad by Elsie Levine, published by The Porcupine s Quill

Spring 1994, Magazine Cover, sub-TERRAN Magazine

1994,Internet review, Keepers of Light by Kent Barrett, VRL,http://wimsey.com/Generality/Generality.html

Oct. 1991, Capilano Review, colour photos, Female Nudes

Jan. 1991, Chronologies of Carel Moiseiwitch and Robin Lawrence for "Wallfiction" Women In Focus, Vancouver

1991 Images for May, Women Photographers Daybook, Second Story Press

 

COLLECTIONS/ACQUISITIONS

Canada Council Art Bank

Private Collections, UK, France, Hungary, Canada, NY

 

EDUCATION

1985‑1986   Emily Carr College of Art and Design Independent Post Graduate Studies,                              Four months Thailand/four months ECCAD

1981‑1985  Emily Carr College of Art and Design, Fine Arts Diploma: Photography & Interdisciplinary

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2013    Artist-In-Residence, Banff Centre for the Arts, Painting          

2004/05  Artist in Residence, Hungarian Multicultural Centre, Budapest, Hungary

2002   Residency, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta, Photo Dept.

1992   Introduction to Filmmaking, E.C.C.A.D. Summer School

1989   Artist-In-Residence, Banff Centre for the Arts, Photo Dept.

1989   Intensive Video Workshop, Video In, Vancouver, B.C.

 

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012-13 Board Member Arts Factory, Vancouver

2013 Sessional, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Scenic Artistry

2006/13 Adjunct Professor, University of British Columbia, Theatre Department, Scenic Artistry.

2003-12 Head Scenic Painter GNW Shop, Vancouver

2005/07 Board member and national rep CARFAC BC

2004/11 Instructor, Digital Photography, Vancouver, Naramata

2004 Producer, Borderline, a public art installation artist Linda Mary Beech,

Vancouver Public Library

2004 Projections for “She Stands Still”, performance by Tasha Faye Evens,

2002-05 Radix Theatre, Board Member

1999-02 collective echoes  Arts and Administration Mentor   

1997-99 Community Arts Advisory Committee, Juror,  B.C. Arts Council

1997 Board Member, Vancouver Community Arts Council, Community Artist  

1996 -97, Photodocumentation for the Turning Point, Suzann Lacey

1996 Workshop Facilitator, Assembly of BC Arts Councils, Conference and AGM, The Mapping Project a continuation of the Landscape Project

1996 Juror for BC Arts Council, Visual Arts Awards

1996 Workshop Facilitator for The Landscape Project, Images & Objects conference, Festival of the Arts, Penticton, B.C.

1995, Moderator, Images & Objects , Festival of the Arts, Kamloops, B.,C.

1994-6 Facilitator for Community Public Art Program, Office of Cultural Affairs, City of Vancouver.

1993  Board Member, Pitt Gallery, Vancouver

1979-1991 Artist Model

1990-1991 Production (photographic elements) and post-production assistant for Sara Diamond: Patternity, Vancouver Art Gallery

1987-1990 Board of Directors, Gallery Committee, Vancouver Women in Focus