Group Exhibitions:
2012           Centre A, "Waiting-for,"  Vancouver, BC

2011          Journée de la Culture, “d’Oû Vient le Goût?,” le/the Sensorium, Montreal, Québec

                  Radio Espacio Estacion, performance + interview with Guadalupe Martinez, United States 

2011            Samson, “Chain Letter,”  Boston, MA

                    Roundhouse Community Centre, PuSh International Performing Arts Festival, Vancouver, BC     

2010            The Hammock Residency, “Slow Dating,” residency in social practice, Vancouver, BC

2010            Western Front Gallery, “Llorando/Crying,” Vancouver, BC

2010            Bestway Studio, “Llorando/Crying,” Vancouver, BC (performance with Guadalupe
                    Martinez for Not Sent Letters, curated by Jeremy Todd)

                    Gastown, “GOLD RUSH! Art, Bars & Speculation”, Vancouver, BC (performative walk funded by VANOC in    
                    conjunction with the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games)

2009            City Streets, “Walking the Ruins: Fragments of Vancouver”, Vancouver, BC (walk,
                    performance with The Miss Guides: A Cultural Walking Collective)

2008            Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, “The Sooner the Better Late Than Never”, Vancouver, BC (video,   

                   The Organ Gallery, “Being There & Elsewhere”, Chongquing, China (animation)

                   Blake’s on Carrall, “Friendship in the Time of Facebook”, Gastown, Vancouver (photography)

2007           Richmond Art Gallery, "Little Landscapes and Miniature Worlds", Richmond, BC                              
                   (photography, private collection)

                   The Belkin Satellite, "Oh What a Blow That Phantom Gave Me", Vancouver, BC (mixed media and video)

2006           National Women’s Studies Association, “Doll Revolt”, Oakland, CA (photography)

    Projekt 30, online exhibition space… “January Juried Exhibition” (photo-based work)

    Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Facultad de Psicología, Monterrey, MX… “Los Mexicanos” (photography)

    Museo de Arte Contemporaneo (MARCO), Monterrey, MX… “Spring Graduates’ Exhibition” (painting)           
2005           Projekt 30, online exhibition space… “December Juried Exhibition” (photography)

2004           American Institute of Monterrey, MX… “First Annual Public Art Exhibition” (painting)

2000           Blackwood Gallery. Mississauga, ON…“Private Collections, Personal Obsessions” (photo-based work)

                  Gallery 401. Toronto, ON…“All About Love” (photography)

                  V-Tape, Toronto, ON…“Hum” (video)

                  Sheridan Gallery, Oakville, ON…“Graduating Exhibition” (photography)

                  Area Gallery, Toronto, ON…“Keepsake” (photo-based work)

                                Hart House, Toronto, ON… “Annual Juried Art Competition” (photo-based work)

Exhibitions Curated:
2011          Kafein, Montreal, QC, "The Lady Cheese Shop"

2010          Billboards, transit shelters and skytrains, Vancouver, BC... “Endlessly Traversed Landscapes”

2000          Blackwood Gallery, Mississauga, ON… “UTM Photography Project”

2000          Blackwood Gallery. Mississauga, ON…“Private Collections, Personal Obsessions”

current       Concordia University, Montreal, Qc (supervisor David Howes, advisors Mark Sussman & Ted             
                  Rutland), PhD Humanities Candidate (Sensory Studies, Performance Studies, Urban Studies)

2008          University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC (supervisors Manuel Piña and John O’Brian)
                  Masters in Fine Arts

2006          Fototeca, Centro de las Artes, Monterrey, N.L.
                  Photographic Lighting Techniques, with photographer Eduardo Gonzalez

2006          Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Monterrey, N.L.
                  Diploma in Visual Experimentation and Mixed Media with artist Lucy Saenz

2005          Informatics Institute, Monterrey, N.L.
                  Diploma in Multimedia (Flash, Fireworks, Dreamweaver)

2000          University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Honours B.A. in Art and Art History (a collaborative program with Sheridan College)
                  English Major
                  Graduated with Distinction

2000          Sheridan College, Oakville, ON
                  Specialist Diploma in Art and Art History (Studio Honours)

2011           Concordia University Graduate Fellowship, Montreal

2011           Concordia University Small Grants Program, Montreal

2011           The Centre for Sensory Studies Grant, Montreal

2011           Special Individualized Program Grant, Montreal

2011           Visiting Scholar, Performance Studies, New York University, (mentor: Diana Taylor)

2009           VANOC Project Grant, Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games: Performance

2008           Roloff-Benny Scholarship in Photography

2000          Honourable Mention, Hart House Annual Juried Art Exhibition

2000          Sidney Key Memorial Scholarship in Fine Art

Conferences/ Symposia:
2011           The Biopolitics of Milk, Balance/Unbalance conference, Montreal, Quebec

2011           Introduction to le/the Sensorium, New England-St. Lawrence Valley Geographical Society Annual Conference,    
                   Montreal, Quebec

2011           Re-Inscribing the City: Unitary Urbanism Today, vizKult panel discussion, 5th Annual NYC Anarchist
                   Book Fair, New York.

2008          Creating Resistance, symposium at the University of British Columbia in conjunction with WACK! Art and the     
                  Feminist Revolution, Vancouver Art Gallery:  Performance

2007          UBC Graduate Symposium: Neither Here Nor There: The Dissemination of National              
                  Imaginings... "The Ins and Outs of Citizenship: the construction of subjectivity through           
                  the collecting and display of portraiture at the Vancouver Art Gallery"

“Endlessly Traversed Landscapes”, Vancouver, BC Visual Arts catalogue, Cultural Olympiad
Vancouver 2010.

“Fire with Fire”, Vancouver, BC Visual Arts catalogue, Cultural Olympiad Vancouver 2010.
(review of Isabelle Hayeur’s “Fire with Fire” – see also

“velocidad critica”, Monterrey, MX (distributed internationally) Issue 79, August, 2005. Monthly art and culture critical magazine. Edited by Eduardo Ramirez. (photography)

“velocidad critica”, Monterrey, MX (distributed internationally) Issue 82, November, 2005. Monthly art and culture critical magazine. Edited by Eduardo Ramirez. (review of Damian Ontiveros solo exhibition)

Visual Arts, Cultural Olympiad Vancouver 2010.  Feature on GOLD RUSH! Art, Bars & Speculation.  Vancouver: VANOC, 2010.

The Sooner the Better Late than Never.  Essay by Sean George.  Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, 2008.

Being There & Elsewhere.  Organhaus art space, Chongqing, China, 2008.

Alder, Reanna. “Slow Dating.” Front Magazine. Vancouver, BC.  Silence issue: Fall 2010.

Ashley, Erin.Endlessly Traversed Landscapes.” Reel 2 Real, CCKC Radio ( Halifax: NS. February 2010.

Choy, Davina.  “Miss Guides Misguide You Through the Myths of Vancouver: everything you know is wrong” [Weblog entry.]  Ubyssey. 14 September 2009.  12 May 2011.

Coolidge, Amanda.  “The Miss Guides” [Weblog entry.] Miss 604. August 3, 2009.  12 May 2011.

Davies, Peter and April Smith. “Walking the Ruins: Fragments of Vancouver” [Weblog entry.] AHA Media. 7 July 2009.  12 May 2011.

Editor’s Picks [Weblog entry.]   The Georgia Straight. September 2009. 12 May 2011.

Griffin, Kevin.  “Cultural Olympiad: Gastown Walking Tour Strikes Gold” [Weblog entry.]  Vancouver Sun. 16 February  2010.  12 May 2011.

Laberge, Étienne.  “Du Fromage de Lait Humain Dans l’Assiette” [Weblog entry.] 24 Hours, Montreal.  10 September, 2011.  23 September 2011.

Laurence, Robin.  “Miss Guides’ Urban Walk Crosses Fact and Fiction”  [Weblog entry.]  The Georgia Straight. 18 March 2010. 12 May 2011.

Lynch, Dana. “The Miss Guides: Vancouver Tour Guides with a Twist” [Weblog entry.]   Inside Vancouver. 27 August 2009.  12 May 2011.

Marlow, Kathryn. “Walking the Ruins: Fragments of Vancouver” interview with CBC On the Coast. 9 July 2009.

Moore, Dennis.  “A Tour with Unexpected Twists” [Weblog entry.]  USA TODAY. 21 February 2010.

Reis, Debby. “The Miss Guides: The Art of Walking” [Weblog entry.]   Discorder. July 2009. 12 May 2011.

Reyt, Gwenaëlle.  “Fromage Maternel,” [Weblog entry.]  Voir.  Montreal, QC.  10 September, 2011. 23 September 2011.

Robitaille, Marie-Hélène. “The Miss Guides – GOLD RUSH! Art, Bars & Speculation” [Weblog entry.]  Espace Musique. CBC. February 16, 2010. 12 May 2011.

Rossi, Cheryl.  “Exploring Urban Space One Graffiti’d Wall at a Time” [Weblog entry.]  Vancouver Courier. July 1, 2009.  12 May 2011.

Ruthen, Sean. “The Miss Guides” [Weblog entry.]  Re:place Magazine. 8 July 2009.  12 May 2011.

Ruthen, Sean. “The Miss Guides Part II” [Weblog entry.]   Regarding Place Magazine. 10 March 2010.  12 May 2011.

“Review: Walking the Ruins: Fragments of Vancouver” [Weblog entry.] Vancouver Public Space Network. 3 August 2009.,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=132&cntnt01dateformat=%b%20%e%20%H%3A%M&cntnt01returnid=18. 12 May 2011.

“Girl Guides” [Weblog entry.]  Vitamin Daily.  23 July 2009.  12 May 2011.

Zitner, Hannah. “GOLD RUSH!” [Weblog entry.] VANOC. 16 February 2010.

Zitner, Hannah. “Posters Get Provocative.” VANOC. February 2010. June 7, 2011.

Professional Experience:
2011                      Research Assistant, Mediations of Sensation, with Chris Salter and David Howes, Montreal, QC

2011                      Research Assistant, Moral Regulation, with Ted Rutland, Montreal, QC

2009-current         Sessional Instructor and Course Developer at Emily Carr University: Social Practice, Community Projects: Red Tent Campaign, Introduction to Visual Culture; Studies in Modern Art: Technologies of the Self, Art in Vancouver I: Galleries Tour, Art in Vancouver II: Alternative Art Venues, Issues in Contemporary Art, Summer Institute for Teens: Visual Culture, Vancouver, BC

2010-2011            Board of Directors, Live Performance Art Biennale, Vancouver, BC

2010-2011            Facilitator at Balcone Art Society: Reading Group, Vancouver, BC

2009-2011            Instructor at Art Institute: Colour Theory, Vancouver, BC
2008-2010            Teaching Assistant at Emily Carr University: Introduction to Cultural Theory

2006-2008            Teaching Assistant at the University of British Columbia: Drawing and Painting,                                                                      Foundation Computing for the Visual Arts, Introductory Studio One, Studio Two
2008-2009            School Animateur at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2006-2009            Senior Animateur at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2004-2006            Art Advisor & Art Teacher at the American Institute of Monterrey, Mexico
2003-2004            Gallery Assistant at the Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto
2002-2003            Interpreter at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
1999-2000            Children's Education Program Coordinator, Blackwood Gallery, Mississauga, ON
1999-2000            Teaching Assistant to Photographer Dianne Bos for Photo I course at Sheridan College
1998-2000            Gallery Attendant & Curatorial Assistant to Curator Barbara Fischer at the Blackwood Gallery,   Mississauga, Ontario