Bachelor of Education
McGill University. Montreal, QC. 1991 -1993
Faculty: Education in the Arts.
Bachelor of Arts
Connecticut College. New London CT. U.S.A. 1985-1988
Major: Fine Arts. Painting and drawing. Honors: Dean’s List 1986, 1988.
The International School of Geneva, CH. 1982-1985
Honors: Journalism 1984, 1985.
Exhibitions, Galleries, Societies,workshops and press
ArtPoint Gallery and Studios Society
Alberta Society of Artists exhibition: "signs & Symbols"
"la Grande Odalesque" and "Peter et Moi"
April 21-may 9, 2016
Private collector. "family Business" 4'x7' acrylic on oak panel
Village Brewery, calgary
Quality Painters exhibition "Interior Solutions"
June 1-July 31, 2016
The Ranchman's Club, calgary
"Emerging Artist's Event"
March 7, 2016
"Two Local Artists Reimagine Homer's Odyssey and It's Epic"
BY SHELLEY ARNUSCH. November 2015
Calgary Metro News
"Calgary artists tell First World War story through paint"
featured artist 2015-present
Village brewery, calgary.2-4'x4' panels for community events
LEIGHTON ART CENTRE.
"Natural Energy" One-man show. AUGust – SEPTEMBER 2015.
Okotoks western wheel
"Even art bigger in Alberta"
. August 2015
TREKS / Alberta Foundation for the Arts:
Quality Painters "Oddyseus”. September 2015-2017
A two-year tour of Alberta of an 18 panel re-telling of the odyssey.
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery. Calgary, Alberta
The Alberta Society of Artists Presents: The Artist’s Choice. July - August 2014
Exhibitor, “Montagnac I” and “Autumn Bales”
Founded “Quality Painters”. April 2014
An Artistic collaboration with Craig Friesen
Alberta Society of Artists
Awarded Full Membership in a juried application process.
Leighton Art Centre
12th Annual Juried Members’ Show. April 2014.
Exhibitor, “92 Kilometer Loop, number 2”
Calgary Art Club. Winter 2013.
Discussed body of work, influences and process.
D.A. Nielsen Art Studio.
Private shows. 2001 -2011
Most work sold through self-marketing and private functions.
“New Dad Capture’s Alberta’s Rugged Beauty”
by Graeme Morton.
MARCH 11, 2004
Kensington Fine Arts Gallery
Calgary Alberta. April 2003
Spring Art Exhibit Showcasing New Artists.
Calgary, Alberta. June-July 2001
Webster Galleries Inc.
Calgary, Alberta 1999-2000
Medicine Hat, Alberta 1997
Medicine Hat Stampede and Exhibition 1997
“HONORABLE MENTION” PAINTING
DINOSAUR NATIONAL PARK.
Medicine Hat Alberta
Agventure ’97 Ranchlands and Badlands Art Show
2ND PLACE. LANDSCAPE PAINTING
Medicine Hat, Alberta