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Education

2012                     BFA: Visual Arts Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, BC 

1988                     BA Major: Psychology Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC

Professional Experience

2014 - present     Art Instructor City of Langley

2012 - present     Visual Artist

2008 - 2009         Studio Assistant Kwantlen Polytechnic University

2007-2008           Artist,  Intergenerational Centre for Action Learning, Digital Storytelling 

2004-2006           Special Events Coordinator Langley Centennial Museum

Juried Exhibitions

2016                     Six Directions Newton Gallery, Arts Council of Surrey, Surrey BC 

2016                     Darkness into Light Fort Gallery, Langley BC

2015                     Fraser Valley Regional Biennale Mission Arts Centre, Mission, BC

2015                     Visual Stories e-motion Fort Gallery, Langley BC

2014                     Discovery: Air Exhibit Seymour Art Gallery, Deep Cove BC

2013                    Just Dance Arts Council of Surrey, Surrey BC

2012                    Mirror Mirror Surrey Art Gallery, Arts Council of Surrey  

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013                    International Mail Art Exhibition, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond BC

2013                    Semiotics of Love, Newton Cultural Centre, Arts Council of Surrey

2013                    Brooklyn Art Library permanent collection, # 211.6-7

2012                    Kwantlen Polytechnic University Fine  Arts Grad Show. Surrey, BC

2011                    International Mail Art Exhibition, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond BC

2011                    Psychologically There  Exhibit, Surreyalists, Vancouver BC

2011                    A Stretch of Road Exhibit, Cloverdale, BC.

2010                    Property: Experiences & Memories, Kwantlen Main Gallery

2010                    Tangent Annual Visual Arts Exhibit, Cloverdale BC

2009                     Freshly Squeezed Exhibition, Chapel Arts, Vancouver,  BC

Grants

2010 Jason Singh Memorial Award

2009 LEAP Artist Run Studio Grant

2008 New Horizons for Seniors, Government of Canada

Awards and Recognition

2010 Dean’s Honour Roll, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Faculty of Humanities

1986 Vancouver Transition House” Community Cable Television Association  Excellence Broadcasting Award, Rogers Cable 

Publications

2016   August                              Spotlight on the Arts, , Arts Council of Surrey

2013   Feb 2013                          Spotlight on the Arts, , Arts Council of Surrey

2012   July                                   Spotlight on the Arts, , Arts Council of Surrey

2012    Spring Issue                   PULP Mag, Polytechnic Ink Publishing Society

2011     Vol. 03 Issue 23           The Runner, Polytechnic Ink Publishing Society

2011                                             Issues in Contemporary Art Reader, Kwantlen Polytechnic 

Volunteer Experience

2014 -2017                               Fort Gallery, collective member

2014 - present                          Langley Arts Council, board member, vice president

2012 – 2013                             Alexandra House  Advisory Committee

Collections

2010 - present                           selected pieces on loan to Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Professional Memberships

2014 - 2017                                 Fort Gallery Collective

2013 - present                             Langley Arts Council

2013 - 2014                                  Seymour Art Gallery

2012 - present                              Arts Council of Surrey

2007 to 2016                               Intergenerational Centre for Action Learning

ELIZABETH B. ANDERSON