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AWARDS & GRANTS

2020

Arts Abroad Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2019

Visual Arts Creation Grant, Toronto Arts Council

 

2018

Deaf & Disability Arts: Explore & Create Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

JRG Grant for Artists with Disabilities, The Amy Project & The JRG Society for the Arts

 

2017

LGBTQ Youth Initiative Project Grant, Planned Parenthood Toronto

Emerging Visual Artist Creation Grant, Ontario Arts Council

 

2016

Access and Career Development Grant, Ontario Arts Council

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2021

This Is A Tiger. DesignTO Festival. Scout Ltd, Toronto. Mosaic. upcoming

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS, PERFORMANCES & COMMISSIONS

 

2020

All That We Hold. North York Women’s Shelter. Toronto. Mosaic Commission.

 

2019

Where The Shoreline Meets The Water: The ILGBT Artist Retrospective Exhibition. The ArQuives, Toronto. Mosaic.

Access is Love and Love is Complicated. Critical Distance Gallery, Toronto. Mosaic.

UNDAUNTED: Into The Open. Raging Asian Womxn Taiko Drummers. Betty Oliphant Theatre, Toronto. Taiko Concert.

Inkling Symposium. Red Dress Productions. Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse, Toronto. Poetry Reading.

Unruly Bodies ii. With/out Pretend. The Tranzac, Toronto. Poetry Reading.

 

2018

TSG: Say My Name. Gladstone Hotel, Toronto. Mosaic.

 

2017

CRIP INTERIORS: MIXER. Project Creative Users. Tangled Art + Disability Gallery, Toronto. Installation.

Mixed Feelings. Alliedoscope Collective. Tangled Art + Disability Vitrines, Toronto. Mosaic/Mixed Media.

 

2016

Who We Are. Storywave Collective. Tangled Art + Disability Gallery, Toronto. Mixed Media.

 

2015

CRIP INTERIORS. Project Creative Users. Artscape Youngplace, Toronto. Installation.

 

 

SELECTED COMMUNITY ARTS

 

2019 – 2020 with Raging Asian Womxn Taiko Drummers

Harbord Collegiate Institute Taiko Club. Instructor. Toronto.

Pride Taiko Drumming Workshops. Workshop Facilitator. Toronto.

Queer Asian Youth Taiko Drumming Workshop Series. Instructor. Toronto.

2018 – 2019

Sick & Disabled Queer Zine Fair. Bricks & Glitter Festival. Toronto. Project Founder & Organizer

 

2018 – 2015 with Red Dress Productions      

Street Health Growth Mosaic Project. Lead Designer/Artist. Street Health, Toronto. Mosaic. (2018)

Drift Seeds. Assistant Artistic Director. St-Jamestown and Winchester Park, Toronto. Theatre. (2017)

Where There is Smoke. Associate Artist. Toronto & Hamilton. Digital Audio. (2018)

Bell Manor Park Pebble Mosaic Project. Associate Artist. Bell Manor Park, Etobicoke. (2017)

Make: 25 Years Proud Community Arts Mosaic Project. Associate Artist. PASAN, Toronto. (2016)

Promise In The Park. Interning Artist. St-Jamestown and Cabbagetown, Toronto. Mosaic. (2015 - 2016)

 

SELECTED GROUP FILM SCREENINGS

2020

Cinekink NYC. Cinekink. Virtual.

Qaleidoscope Queer Film On Tour. Queer City Cinema. Ottawa, Montreal, Sackville, St. Johns, Winnipeg.

 

2019

14th Pornfilmfestival Berlin. The Moviemento , Berlin Kreuzberg.

Qaleidoscope Queer Film On Tour. Queer City Cinema. Victoria, Yellowknife, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Thunder Bay.

 

2018

Decolonizing Sexualities. Toronto Queer Film Festival. Toronto.

Smut Theater. Rhinestone Steel Queer Art Festival. Pittsburgh.

SELECTED PANELS & FACILITATION

 

2020

Womxn and Taiko: Moving Beyond Binaries – Gender and Racial Justice in Taiko. Raging Asian Womxn Taiko Drummers. Online. Panelist.

Accessing The Arts: Creative Writing Focus Group. Creative Users Projects. Online. Artist Facilitator.

 

2018

Disability Justice Art, Activism & Futures. Toronto Book Launch for Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice, by Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasingha. Toronto. Panelist.

Celebrating Marvellous Grounds: Panel & Reading. Naked Heart Festival. Toronto. Panelist.

 

2014

Broke, Tired, Disabled & Creative: Keynote. Noojimo Anish Wenjigdazod Kitchissippi: Healing Rage Ottawa Conference. Heron Community Centre, Ottawa. Keynote Speaker.

Intergenerational LGBTQ+ Organizing and Support. Campus Pride Week. University of Ottawa. Panelist.

 

 

TRAINING & RESIDENCIES

 

2020

DIY Film Lab, Toronto Queer Film Festival. Toronto. Video.

Seeing Your Demons Ceramics Intensive. Seeing Your Demons Collective. Toronto. Ceramic Handbuilding.

 

2019

Inkling Incubator. Red Dress Productions. Toronto. Multi-disciplinary.

 

2018

Sketch: Fall Indie Studio Residency. Artscape Youngplace, Toronto. Mosaic.

Intergenerational LGBT Artist Residency. Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto Islands. Mosaic.

 

2017

MIXER Collaborative Process & Residency. Project Creative Users. Toronto. Multi-disciplinary.

RAW Drumming Apprenticeship (2017-2019). Raging Asian Womxn Drummers. Toronto. Taiko.

 

2015

Mosaic Arts Mentorship (2015 – 2019). Anna Camilleri. Toronto. Mosaic.

 

2014

Disability Arts Incubator Series. Project Creative Users. Toronto. Multi-disciplinary.