CARMEN THOMPSON

(b. 1989, British Columbia, Canada)

 

EDUCATION­­

2017     Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts Interdisciplinary

2013     Vancouver Community College, Jewelry Art and Design Diploma

2014     Apprenticeship, Benee Rubin Jewelry Design

2013     Apprenticeship, Darius Bebel Jewelry

2009     Emily Carr University of Art and Design Summer Program

 

REPRESENTATION

Kelowna, BC – Arte Funktional

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Structured Breach Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax NS    

                 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017    Abstract Colour Nadine’s Fine Art Gallery, Vernon BC

2017    Splash of Red, Caetani Cultural Centre, Vernon BC

2017     Midsummer Eve of the Arts, Vernon Art Gallery, Vernon BC

2017     Graduate Exhibition, NSCAD, Halifax, NS

2016    Splash of Red, Caetani Cultural Centre, Vernon BC

2014     Emerging Craft Artists, Craft Council of BC, Vancouver BC

2014     Graduate Exhibition, VCC, Vancouver BC

 

COLLECTIONS

Gallery Odin, Vernon BC

Interior Health, Vernon BC

 

PRESENTATIONS / EXPERIENCE

2017          Workshop Instructor, “Improvisation in Abstract Art” Opus, Kelowna BC

2017          Artist in Residence and Program Coordinator, Caetani Cultural Centre, Vernon BC

2017          Workshop Instructor, “Finding the Abstract in Landscape”, Kelowna Public Art Gallery

2016-17     Workshop Assistant, NSCAD, Halifax NS

2015-17     Studio Assistant, Abstract Artist: Heidi Thompson, Vernon BC

2014         Juror, Craft Council of BC Student Art Exhibit, Vancouver BC

2008        Youth Art Curator, Vernon Public Art Gallery, Vernon B.C.

 

AWARDS

2017      Studio 21 Fine Art Scholarship, Halifax NS

2016      SUNSCAD Bursary, NSCAD

2016      FUNSCAD Endowment Scholarship, NSCAD

2014      Technical Achievement Award Scholarship, VCC

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017     Free Coffee Magazine, NSCAD, April, 2017

2017     NSCAD Design Brochure, September 2017

2017    Mother Daughter Duo Presents Exhibition, “The Morning Star”, September 8th, 2017

http://www.vernonmorningstar.com/entertainment/mother-daughter-duo-presents-exhibition/

2017     Artists Splash on the Red for Caetani, “The Morning Star”, August 5th 2016

http://www.vernonmorningstar.com/entertainment/389228531.html