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AWARDS HONOURS AND GRANTS

2018

Featured ArtistShaw Conference Centre Community Art Program

2017

Individual Project Grant – Edmonton Arts Council
Artist In Residence – University of Alberta’s Arts-Based Research Studio (April-June)
AMSA Artist of the Month – Art Mentorship Society of Alberta (May)

2016 
RBC Emerging Artist – Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts (May-August)

2014    
Advanced Admission & 4-year Tuition Scholarship -The Cooper Union School of Fine Art (NYC) [declined]

2010    
Michael Woolett Award for Achievement in Fine Art – Harry Ainlay Senior High School
EPSB Fine Art Award, Honorable Mention -Edmonton Public School Board
Award for Innovation in High School Art -The Works Art and Design Festival

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Art Night at the Shaw Conference Centre – Edmonton AB

2017   
Over the Edge – Dandi-Lines Gallery, Edmonton AB
Art from the Unknown -Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, Edmonton AB

2016
AMSA Showcase – Visual Arts Alberta Gallery, Edmonton AB
Art from the Unknown -Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, Edmonton AB
Faces of AMSA -University of Alberta Hospital After Hours Gallery, Edmonton AB
Firsthand – Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts, Edmonton AB
Big Big Portrait Show – Naess Gallery at the Paint Spot, Edmonton AB

2015
Sound Walk, Nextfest -Stanley Milner Library, Edmonton AB

2014
Dynamic (New Music @ Nextfest) – Bohemia, Edmonton AB

2011
Coming of Age – Azimuth Theatre, Edmonton AB
Every Victim Matters Youth Art Show – Latitude 53, Edmonton AB

2010
Selections from EPSB, The Works Art and Design Festival – Kids in the Hall Bistro, Edmonton AB

PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS

2017  –  University of Alberta Arts-Based Research Studio (Edmonton)

  • Reflections from the End of the Spool (Artist Talk)
  • Mark-making in the physical realm: Creating Imagery with String & Mixed Media
  • Vocal Improvisation, Vulnerability & Play (co-facilitated with Karen Porrka)

2016 – Huntington Society of Alberta Annual Retreat (Camp He Ho Ha)

  • My Story in Song: Narrative expression through Voice and Percussion

EDUCATION

2016 –  B.A. With Distinction (Psychology/Music) – University of Alberta
2010 – International Baccalaureate Certificate in Higher Level Fine Arts  – Harry Ainlay Senior High School

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

Grey Nun’s Community Hospital, Edmonton AB

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Annette Aslund, “2017 Artist Project Grant: Portraits in String” Edmonton Arts Council / yegarts (blog).
April 3, 2018. 1:37 pm. http://yegarts.tumblr.com/post/172563226973/2017-artist-project-grant-portraits-in-string

RELATED WORK & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

2017, Ongoing
Substitute Teaching Artist (viola) – YONA-Sistema

2017

Studio Volunteer – Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts

2016
‘Tru Koncrete’ Planning Committee Member  – Art Mentorship Society of Alberta
Distress Line Listener – Canadian Mental Health Association

2013
Board Member-at-large – Harcourt House Artist Run Centre
Art Therapy Assistant- MS society of Alberta and Parkinson’s Society of Alberta (under Yona McGinnis)

2012
Illustration & Creative Design Intern – Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta


CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS

  • Edmonton Arts Council
  • Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC
  • Harcourt House Artist Run Centre
  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta
  • Suzuki Association of the Americas