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Artist Picture 1960-2004

Artist Profile
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Location:
Fredericton, NB

"My work originates in autobiographical sources, however, its visceral play of the bodily absence and presence can hardly be isolated from the larger context of its production. Rooted in the familiar - clothing and furniture - this sculpture is close to the body, inherently personal in its connotations and scale."

� Born in Middleton, Nova Scotia, and has lived in several provinces, settling in New Brunswick in the late sixties.

Education:
� Creative Writing with Kent Thompson, University of New Brunswick
� Apprenticed painting and sculpting with Rosemary Cross

Selected Exhibitions:
� "Without Landscape", solo, NB Museum, Saint John NB 2000
� "Body Absent", solo, Art Centre, UNB, Fredericton NB 1999
� "Body Transparent", solo, Peter Buckland Gallery, Saint John NB 1998
� "2000 Marian McCain Atlantic Exhibition", group, with eight venues including London Regional Gallery, London ON 2001 and Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon SK 2002

Recent Awards, Memberships:
� Canada Council Mid-Career Grant 2001
� Strathbutler Award 2000
� Creation Grant, New Brunswick Arts Board 2000
� Cultural Task Force Member, Province of New Brunswick
� Founding Member, Gallery Connexion, Fredericton

Teaching:
� Drawing and mixed media painting at NB College of Craft and Design since 1984

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