Concordia University
Montreal, Quebec 2004
B.F.A. with Distinction

Claude Watson School for the Arts
Toronto, Ontario  1988-1995


Currently employed part-time at the Surrey Art Gallery
Mastermind Facilitator with Thrive Art Studio




2018 “Address Assembly”, Settlement Building, Railtown, Vancouver, B.C.
2018  Kafka's, “Friend or Foe”, Thrive Art Studio, Rove Art Tour.  Vancouver, B.C.
2017  Kimoto Gallery, “Winter Wonderwalls III”.  Vancouver, B.C.
2017  Kimoto Gallery, “Canada 150 Exhibition”.  Vancouver, B.C.
2016  White Rock Pop-Up Space, "Exquisite Corps".  White Rock, B.C.
2016  Pop Up Art-Selfie Boxes with Group Z-inc., Surrey Art Gallery: Influx, Creative City Summit,  Surrey, B.C.
2016  Rove Art Walk, Thrive Art Studio. Vancouver, B.C.
2016  Kimoto Gallery, "Summer Mix III", Vancouver, B.C.
2015/16  Kimoto Gallery, "Winter Wonderwalls".  Vancouver, B.C.
2015  Newton Pop Up Art Walk, "Window Dressing:  Cabinets of Curiosity".  Surrey, B.C.
2015  Surrey Art Gallery, "Views From the Southbank II".  Surrey, B.C.
2014  Kimoto Gallery, "24 x 24 - Holiday Group Show".  Vancouver, B.C.
2014  Semiahmoo Arts, WRCC and Turnbull Gallery, "40 Years of Art on the Peninsula".  Surrey, B.C.
2014  Kimoto Gallery, "Spring Group Show".  Vancouver, B.C.
2013  Mobile gallery, Day of Drawing Collective Show, part of "The Big Draw", U.K.  Venues: White Rock Beach, Morgan Crossing, Surrey Art Gallery, Enver Creek School, Kwantlen College.
2013  Kimoto Gallery, "Grand Opening".  Vancouver, B.C.
2013  Kimoto Gallery, "Summer Group Show".  Vancouver, B.C.
2013  Semiahmoo Arts, White Rock Community Centre, "Watercolours".  White Rock, B.C.  Award: second place.
2007  Ian Tan Gallery, "Visual Diaries".  Vancouver, B.C.
2006  Mission Leisure Center Gallery, "Christmas Show".  Mission, B.C.
2004  Espace 306, "Traverse".  Belgo Building, Montreal, Quebec,
2003  VAV Gallery, "Salon Rouge".  Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec.
2003  Studio B, "Soul R Desire".  Gabriola Island, B.C.


2018 Crescent Beach Pop-up Gallery (City of Surrey), “Mind the Weather”, (Sound by Mel Yap), Crescent Beach, B.C.
2014  Kimoto Gallery, "huma(n)ature".  Vancouver, B.C.
2007  Mission Leisure Center Gallery, "Inside/Out".  Mission, B.C.
2001  Executive M.B.A.  "To Bloom".  Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec.


2019 Clayton AIR. Leading art workshops with the Hang Out Make Art Program, City of Surrey. Locations: Various Surrey high schools and Chuck Bailey Rec. Centre.
2018 Mind the Weather Exhibition, Crescent Beach Pop-Up Gallery. Artist talk and plein air painting activity with youth from Hang Out Make Art Program.


Z-inc Artist Collective:
A contemporary artist collective base in South Surrey.

Group Facilitator - Thrive Mastermind:
A group of 200+ local, national and international female artists who gather to support one another in developing their creative practice and business skills. Responsible for leading a group of approximately 10 women in monthly mastermind meetings.


2016 Surrey Cultural Grant $5000 Awarded to Z-inc. Artist Collective (member)
2015 Surrey Cultural Grant $5000 Awarded to Z-inc. Artist Collective (member)
2014 Surrey Cultural Grant $5000 Awarded to Day of Drawing Collective (member)
2013 Surrey Cultural Grant $5000 Awarded to Day of Drawing Collective (member)



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