©2019 by Ania Telfer.

ARTIST CV

Education

  • Ontario Academic Credit in Art; Sienna, Venice & Florence, Italy

Painting, Drawing, Photography, Art History

  • Nova Scotia College of Art and Design; Halifax, Canada

Photography, Drawing, Metal Work, Hollowware, Videography, Painting, Art History

  • Concordia University; Montreal, Canada

Photography and Video

BA in Communication, Minor in Photography

  • St. Stephen’s College; Edmonton, Canada

Art Therapy & Psychotherapy Masters Level Courses, admitted to Art Therapy Masters

Selected shows

  •  “Whyte Ave Art Walk”, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; July 2019

  • Harcourt House, Group Show: “Metaphor and Art”; Edmonton, AB; June 2019

  •  “YEG Canvas” Group Show; Edmonton, AB; June 2019

  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta Group Show “Art Market”; Edmonton, AB; June 2019

  • Ridvan Festival; Live Painting; Edmonton, AB; May 2019

  • Art World Expo, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; April 2019

  • Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Solo Show, “Heal Me”; Edmonton, AB; March 2019

  • Remedy Cafe, Solo Show, “Intuit”; Edmonton, AB; March 2019

  • Alberta Baha’i Winter School, Art for Auction; Edmonton, AB; February 2019

  • Bleeding Heart Art Space, Group Show “Open Walls”; Edmonton, AB; December 2018

  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta Group Show “Hark! An Exhibition of Angels”; Edmonton, AB; December 2018

  • C-Tribe Festival; Live Painting, Edmonton, AB; November 2018

  • Birthday Gala Art Mentorship Society of Alberta, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; November 2018

  • Art From the Unknown, Group Show; Edmonton AB; October 2018

  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; September 2018

  • Harcourt House, Group Show “In Search of the Human Essence”; Edmonton, AB; July 2018

  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; November 2017

  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta, Group Show; Edmonton, AB; September 2016

  • North Vancouver Community Arts Council, Group Show “Homesick”; Vancouver, BC; May 2016

  • Art Gallery of Alberta, Group Show, “Showcase”; Edmonton, Alberta; May 2016 

  • Latitude 53, Solo Show, “The Valley of Search”; Edmonton, Alberta; July 2007 

  • Art Gallery of Alberta, Group Show; Edmonton, Alberta; May 2007

  • Anna Leonowans, Group Show, “Women in Photography”; Halifax, Nova Scotia; November 1999 

  • Group Show, “Advanced Colour Photo”; Halifax, Nova Scotia; November 1999


Grants Awarded

  • Edmonton Arts Council Small Project Grant; January 2019

Press

  • Art and Wellness Magazine Instagram Feature; Ig: @artwellness.ab; May 2019

  • “I Paint the Spiritual World”, Sonjel Vreeland; www.bahaiblog.net 

  • (Upcoming) “Building Community through Children and Art”, Baha’i Community of Edmonton, film interview

Memberships

  • Arts Mentorship Society of Alberta

  • Harcourt House Artist Centre

Other Arts Experience and Projects

  • Commission: Mixed Media Portrait, 48”x72”; 2019

  • Self P

  • Commission: Intuitive Art Therapy Collaboration, 36”x48”; 2019

  • Workshop Facilitator: Creating Community through the Arts; 2019

  • Weekly Volunteer Arts Based Programming Teacher for children; January 2007 – present

  • Self-published Board Book, “Valleys of Wonder: Selections from the Writings of Baha’u’llah”; 2017

  • Collaborative Art Project with my volunteer children’s class for Bent Arrow Organization for Reconciliation; 2014