Jessica Massard-CV

jm@jessicamassard.com

jess.massard@gmail.com



Education 

2013-MFA, Studio Art, The University  of  Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2009- BFA, Interdisciplinary, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS

2007- Three Year Fine Art Diploma, Fanshawe College, London, ON


Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions 

2018 (upcoming)- One Fell Swoop, Rotunda Gallery, Kitchener, ON

2017- Rack and Ruin, Siskinds Gallery, London, ON

2015- Settle Down, The Artist Project, Toronto, ON

2013- Possibly, Maybe, The University of  Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo, ON

2009- Converge. Diverge. Transform., Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS

Select Group Exhibitions

2015-  Glitch:The Beauty of Malfunction, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, ON

2014-  In the Round, Graven Feather Gallery,Toronto, ON

2013-  ObjectAbuse, Spinach Gallery, London, UK

2013- the Show13, Cambridge Galleries,Cambridge, ON

2012- Fresh Paint/New Construction, ArtMûr, Montréal, QC

2011- New Biology, Artist Invitational Exhibition, Moore Gallery,Toronto, ON


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

2011- Paint, EBCCI Gallery, The University of the West Indies, Barbados


2011- Art Connections, Siskinds Gallery, London, ON


2011- Group Show, The Artery, Waterloo, ON


2010- Paintings, Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS


2010- Twenty Ten-NSCAD Graduate Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax,NS 

2009- One Hundred Squares, Tom Thomson Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON


2007- Input/Output, McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, London,ON

2007- Educated, Pretty in Ink Gallery, London, ON


2007- Paintings, Siskinds Gallery, London, ON


2007- Painting Paintings, Siskinds Gallery, London, ON


2007- John Zeubics Ltd. Sculpture Competition Exhibition, London, ON

2006- Process, Siskinds Gallery, London, ON


Professional Experience

2016-Present- Professor, School of Media and Design, Conestoga College, Kitchener, ON

2016- Instructor, 2D/3D Design, Design Foundations, Conestoga College, Kitchener, ON

2016- Instructor, Drawing II, Bachelor of Design, Conestoga College, Kitchener, ON

2015-Present,  Program Coordinator- Design Foundations, Conestoga College 

2015-Instructor, Drawing I, Bachelor of Design, Conestoga College, Kitchener, ON

2015- Instructor, Presentation Skills: Visual and Verbal, Design Foundations, Conestoga College        

2015- Instructor, Drawing II, Bachelor of Design, Conestoga College, Kitchener, ON

2014-present-  Supervisor, Open Life Drawing, The University of Waterloo

2012- Instructor, FINE 150- Appreciation and Expression, The University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2012- Studio Assistant, Judy Millar, Berlin, Germany

2012- Studio Assistant, Katharina Grosse, Berlin, Germany

2012- Teaching Assistant, Second Year Oil Painting, The University of Waterloo 

2011-2012- Exam Proctor, The University of Waterloo

2011- Teaching Assistant, First Year Drawing, The University of Waterloo


2011- Resident Artist, Art Connections Intl. Painting Residency, Barbados


2007- Gallery and Archive Assistant, Museum London, London, ON 

2005- Instructor and Program Coordinator, Pumphouse Visual Arts Centre,N.O.T.L., ON 

1999-2004- Instructor/Choreographer, Centre Stage Dance Studio, Niagara Falls,ON

Grants and Awards

2013- The University of Waterloo Alumni Gold Medal, Nominee, Waterloo, ON

2012- Keith and Winifred Shantz Fellowship, The University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2012- The University of Waterloo Faculty of Arts Graduate Scholarship, Waterloo, ON

2011- The University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship, Waterloo, ON


2011- Art Connections Intl. Painting Residency, Barbados, W.I.

2007- First Prize, Bijan Art Studio Most Promising Artist Award, London, ON

2007- Academic Excellence Bursary, Fanshawe College, London ON


Public Talks

2017- Artist's Talk, Fanshawe College, Fine Art Department, London, ON

2013-Shantz Internship Presentation, Department of Fine Art, University of Waterloo

2011-Artist’s Talk, Fanshawe College, Fine Art Department, London, ON


2011- Artist’s Talk, The University of the West Indies, Barbados


2011-Artist’s Talk, Barbados Community College, Fine Art Department, Barbados

Publications and Catalogues

2013-  the SHOW 13 Exhibition Catalogue, CambridgeGalleries, Cambridge, ON

2013- MFA Thesis Exhibition Catalogue,University of Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo 

2013- “MFA Thesis Two Shows Imagination and Substance”, Review, Imprint, Catherine Vendreyes, May 17, 2013    

2012- Fresh Paint/New ConstructionExhibition Catalogue and Essay, Art Mûr, Montréal

2012- “Hot Days, Cool Art,” UrbanExpressions, Veronica Redgrave, July 31, 2012 

2011- Paint-The Inaugural Art Connections Intl. Exhibition Catalogue,Barbados

2011- “Fanshawe Grads Create Art in Paradise”, Interrobang, Erica Faust, April11, 2011

2010- Twenty Ten‐NSCADUniversityGraduate Exhibition Catalogue, Halifax, NS  

2007- Input/Output Exhibition Catalogue, McIntosh Gallery, London, ON




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