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Location:
Kelowna, BC
Email: fmhelfand@shaw.ca

"The general growth... in creating hyper-real environments for the consumer, like the West Edmonton Mall, and the common practice of appropriating culture and design from other times and places, have reinforced my interest in studying these fabrications..."

Education:
Honours BA in Studio Art, York University, Toronto, ON 1974
Koffler Centre for the Arts, Toronto ON 1976-78
Master of Fine Arts, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA 1980

Selected Exhibitions:
"Fabricated Communities", The McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London, ON 1999
"Millennium Lament", Michael Gibson Gallery, London, ON 1999
"Another Time, Another Place", touring, shown in four galleries, in ON and BC 1995-2000
"Niagara!", group, Windsor Art Gallery, Windsor, ON 2000
"Sketching Social Hope For Women", group, Brecsia College, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON 1997

Selected Grants, Awards:
Canada Council Travel Grant, 1999
Okanagan University College Professional Development Grant, 1999
Silver Award, Advertising Awards of Excellence in the category of Public Service Campaign, 1995
First Prize, National Juried Photography Exhibition, "Malaysian Faces", Balai Seni Lukis Negara (National Gallery of Malaysia), Malaysia 1990

 

 

 

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