Jenna Edwards is a photo-based artist who lives and works in the Toronto area. She received an

MFA in Fine & Media Arts from NSCAD University and a BFA in Photography studies from Ryerson

University. Her artwork has been exhibited in cities across Canada, the USA, and in Sydney, Australia.

 

For a complete CV please contact Jenna by e-mail.

 

 

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

 

EDUCATION

 

M.F.A. NSCAD University, Halifax, NS

B.F.A. (Honours), Ryerson University, Toronto, ON

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2010 Camera Obscured, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

2008 Accumulated Histories, York Quay Galleries, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

         CONTACT Photography Festival 2008: Feature Exhibition

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

Current:

2012 The Art of the Archive, Ryerson Image Centre, University Gallery, Toronto

2012 Lament: for altered, erased, and lost histories, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts, Winnipeg

2012 Homecoming, Living Arts Centre Gallery, Mississauga

 

Past:

2011 Proof 18, Gallery 44: Centre for Contemporary Photography, Toronto

2011 Inaugural Exhibition, Meghan Fish Contemporary Art + Projects, Halifax

2010 NEW, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

2009 New and/or Knot [...], MFA Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

2009 In Return, Sydney College of Art Galleries, Sydney, Australia

2009 Hello, My Name Is, MFA Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

2008-09 Flash Forward: Emerging Photographers 2008

         Lennox Contemporary, Toronto; Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, NYC;

         Galerie Art Mûr, Montréal; Griffin Photography Museum, Boston

2008 Best of 2007: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, FCP Gallery, Toronto

2007 Photographing the Photograph (Two-person), Pikto Gallery, Toronto

2007 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto

2007 Exordium, Visual Arts Ontario Gallery, Toronto

2007 Contructed Image, Toronto Image Works Gallery, Toronto

         CONTACT Photography Festival 2007

2007 Constructed Spaces (Two-person), School of Image Arts Gallery, Toronto

2006 photo: Emerging Female Photographers, XPACE Gallery, Toronto

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2012 Art of the Archive Exhibition Catalogue, Ryerson Image Centre

2011 Proof 18 Exhibition Catalogue: Amblyopia*, Isabel M. Martínez, Gallery 44

2010 Graduation Catalogue, NSCAD University

2008 Flash Forward 2008, Magenta Publishing

2007 Flash Forward 2007 (Honourable Mention), Magenta Publishing

2007 Function Magazine, Issue 8

2006 Function Magazine, Issue 7

 

AUCTIONS

 

2009 Art With Heart, Casey House, Toronto: Curated Art Auction

2009 SNAP! Aids Committee of Toronto (ACT) Fundraiser: Curated Art Auction

 

SELECT AWARDS

 

2011 Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2008 Joseph-Armand-Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship, SSHRC

2008 Roloff Beny Foundation: Graduate Photography Scholarship, NSCAD University

2008 Graduate Fellowship, NSCAD University

2007 Best Photography Award, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

2007 Best Graduating Student Award, Maximum Exposure, Ryerson University

2006 Roloff Beny Foundation: France Study Abroad Scholarship, Ryerson University

2006 J. L. Beaton Award, Ryerson University

2006 John deBlois Memorial Award, Ryerson University

2005 Adina Photo Presentation Award, Ryerson University

2004 Ike Morgulis First Year Proficiency Award, Ryerson University