Curriculum Vitae

Education

1983   Graduate Diploma in Tapestry Design, L'Ecole Nationale d'Art Decoratif,
          Aubusson, France
1982   B.F.A. (Honours) Painting. San Francisco Art Institute. San Francisco,
          California, U.S.A.
1980   B.A. Classical Studies. University of British Columbia. Vancouver, B.C.

Solo Shows

2018  Archi/texture, Inform Interiors, Vancouver, Canada
2013  Interior Castle, Il Museo, Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver
2012  Hollyburn Country Club, West Vancouver
2011  Selvedge, Circle Craft Gallery, Granville Island, Vancouver

Group Shows

2018  Il Museo, Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, Canada
2018  Members Exhibition, Textile Society of America, Wall Centre, Vancouver, Canada
2018  Comfort Zone, Roundhouse Community Centre, Vancouver, Canada
2015  Australian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne, Australia
2015  Feminarte, La Fondazione Conservatorio Santa Marta, Pisa
2014  World Tapestry Today, Hunterton Museum, New Jersey
2012-14  West Dean Tapestry Studio, commission for the Royal Palace Apartments at
          Stirling Castle in Stirling, Scotland
2015  Heallreaf, West Dean, Chichester UK
2015  Feminarte, La Fondazione Conservatorio Santa Marta, Pisa
2014  World Tapestry Today, Hunterton Museum, New Jersey
2011  Culture Crawl, KM Studios, Vancouver
2009  Let Them Eat Cake!, Gallery Atsui, Vancouver
2004  American Tapestry Biennial 5 Touring exhibit, July- Denver, Colorado
2002  'Twisted Threads', Gallery Gachet, Vancouver, B.C.
2002  Heather Ross In House, Vancouver, B.C.
2002  'Unveiled Faces', Holy Trinity Church, Vancouver, B.C.
2001  'Birds', Crafts Association of BC Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2001  'Half-Passed Twelve: Moments in Tapestry', The Fine Line Creative Arts Centre,
          St. Charles, Illinois, U.S.A.
2001  'Communal Showers', New Leaf Editions, Vancouver, B.C.
2001  'Beaux and Eros', Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA , U.S.A.
2000  Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
1999  Saint Mary's Anglican Church, Vancouver, B.C.
1999  Grace Gallery, Whistler, B.C.
1996  Hong Kong Bank Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1994  Circle Craft Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1993  Canadian Craft Museum, Vancouver, B.C.
1993  International Tapestry Symposium, "Making a Place for Tapestry". Vancouver, B.C.
1991  Dianne Farris Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1989  Muse Jean Lurcat, Centre Culturel d'Aubusson, Aubusson, France
1989  University of Maryland, "American Tapestry and its European Roots"
          Baltimore, Maryland
1988-89  Victorian Tapestry Workshop, International Touring Exhibit, Melbourne, Australia
1987  Scheuer Tapestry Gallery, New York, N.Y.
1986  Grosvenor Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1985-86  Washington State Historical Society, International Touring Exhibit,
          Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, Washington
1985  The Fountain Gallery, Portland, Oregon
1985  Lount's Tapestry Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1984  LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, California

Selected Private, Public, Corporate Collections

Star of the Sea Catholic Church, White Rock, B.C.
Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, Pender Harbour B.C.
CEO Cisco Systems, Private Residence
IBM Headquarters, Corporate Lobby, New York, N.Y., U.S.A.
Nesbitt-Burns BMO, Vancouver, Canada
Governor General of Canada, Official Residence, Ottawa, Canada
Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation, Vancouver, Canada
Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, Canada
Sundial Lodge, The Canyons, Park City, Utah, U.S.A.
Christopher Shearman, San Francisco, U.S.A.
The Aspens, Whistler, Canada
Lost Lake Lodge, Whistler, B.C., Canada
Crofton House School for Girls, Vancouver, Canada
Anne Cherniavsky, Vancouver, Canada
Jean Southam, Vancouver, Canada
Kenneth Mayer, Vancouver, Canada
Sylvia Woodsworth, Halfmoon Bay, Canada
Beyer Brown & Associates, Vancouver, Canada
Scott Johnson, Vancouver, Canada
David and Vivian Thom, Vancouver, Canada
Lost Lake Lodge, Whistler, B.C.
Mr. And Mrs. Hamilton, West Vancouver, Canada
Lorenzo Ristorante, Vancouver, Canada
Mr. And Mrs. Kelly Wesseln, San Diego, U.S.A.
Tim Kerr, Bowen Island
Julie Curtis Design, Vancouver
Intrawest Resort, Squaw Valley, California
Kitsilano Community Centre, Vancouver

Awards

2014  West Dean Merit Award
2012  Teitelbaum Award, American Tapestry Alliance
1987  Canada Council
1997  Saidye Bronfman Award Nominee
1998  Chalmers Award Nominee