CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION

2017        MFA, Department of Visual Arts, University of Victoria
2002        BFA, School of Visual Arts, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017        The Circle Hunt, MFA Thesis Exhibition, University of Victoria, Canada
2016        Two Hundred and Thirty Rabbits Go to Texas, Audain Gallery, Victoria, Canada
2015        The Effect of Space, Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2011        Fire Work, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, Canada
2009        To while away the time, Jeffrey Boone Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2009        The storybooks have been unfair, Kristi Engle Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2007        The storybooks have been unfair, Bjornson Kajiwara, Vancouver, Canada
2006        You may know Carrie from her vibrant presence, Kristi Engle Gallery, USA
2005         Will fight if cornered, Kristi Engle Gallery, USA
2004         The chicks are doing fine without their mother, ZieherSmith Gallery, New York City, USA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016        Makeshifter, Audain Gallery, Victoria, Canada
2012        Scenes of Selves, Occasions for Ruses, Surrey Art Gallery, Canada
2012        Reflexive Animals, Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, Canada
2012        Odd Occurrences, Seymour Art Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada
2011        Monomania, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, Canada
2010        Artists So Far…, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, Canada
2010        The Other, Gallery Atsui, Vancouver, Canada
2009        ReDrawn, Jeffrey Boone Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2006        Nocturnes, Bjornson Kajiwara Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2006        The Portrait Show, Bjornson Kajiwara Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2005        The Observatory, Vol.I, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London, England
2005         The Drawing Room, Bjornson Kajiwara Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2004         Important Canadian Art, ZieherSmith Gallery, New York City, USA

COLLECTIONS

Art Bank of Canada

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2010        Canada Council Research/Creation Project Grant
2010        BC Arts Council Project Assistance Grant
2008        BC Arts Council Project Assistance Grant

BIBLIOGRAPHY

“Goings on About Town.” The New Yorker. July 26, 2004. p. 17.
Henderson, Lee. “Head Count:  the Drawings of Carrie Walker.” Border Crossings. Issue no. 97. Spring 2006. p. 94-102.
Heth, Shannon. “Wild Kingdom: Carrie Walker’s Mysterious World.” Monte Cristo. Spring 2010. p. 63.
Hoover, Anna. Carrie Walker. Video interview. http://vimeo.com/18445893. Sept 2011.
Laurence, Robin. Fall arts preview: “Carrie Walker draws inspiration from the natural world.” The Georgia Straight. Sept. 13, 2012.
Laurence, Robin. “Monomania Celebrates Vancouver Art.” The Georgia Straight. August 9, 2011.
Laurence, Robin. “The Drawing Room.” The Georgia Straight. July 28, 2005.
Maurizi, Shanna. Rearranging the Landscape with Carrie Walker. Video interview. http://blip.tv/work-only/rearranging-the-landscape-with-carrie-walker-4594594. Dec. 2010
O’Leary, Sara. “Adventures in Cutting and Folding.” The Vancouver Sun. Oct. 30,1999.
Pearce, Tralee. “The Common Room.” The Globe and Mail. October 16, 2004. M4.
Pickard, Camilla. “Finding Herself: Carrie Walker’s new watercolours.” You may know Carrie from her vibrant presence. Exhibition catalogue. Los Angeles: Kristi Engle Gallery, 2006, p. 4-5.
“Reflexive Animals.” Exhibition catalogue. Simon Fraser University Gallery. Sept. 2012.
“The Storybooks Have Been Unfair.” Front Magazine. Nov/Dec 2008. p. 9-10.

TEACHING

2013-16    Sessional instructor, Emily Carr University

RESIDENCIES

2010    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, USA