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Shanell Papp, BFA, MFA. – (updated Sept 14th, 2012)

Selected solo and two person exhibitions:

2013,     July         Title Forthcoming, Lethbridge Community Arts Center, Lethbridge, AB.
2012,     Apr          Chewed Molasses and Subsequent Regrets, Pith Gallery, Calgary, AB.
2010,     Sept        Loners, M.F.A. Graduate Show, Snelgrove Gallery, Saskatoon, SK.
2009                   Lab, Knit Cafe, City of Craft, Toronto, ON.
2008                       Lab #4, +15 window space, The NEW Gallery, Calgary, AB.
2008                       Lab #3, Gallery Gachete, Vancouver, BC.
2007                   Art Walk, Parlor Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

Selected group exhibitions and video screenings:

2014,     Jan          Title Forthcoming, AKA Gallery, Saskatoon, SK.
2012,     Jun          The New Alberta Contemporaries, Esker Gallery, Calgary, AB.
2012,     Mar         WHIMIS, Penny Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2011,     Aug          RAD25, Calgary Independent Film Festival, Calgary, AB.
2011,     Aug          IN/STALL/ED, Latitude 53, Edmonton, AB.
2011,     July         Cold Comfort, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, AB.
2011,     July         Generation Y, Alberta Craft Council, Edmonton, AB.
2011,     May        Mapping a Prairie City: Lethbridge and its Suburbs, Southern Alberta Art

Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2011,     Jan          The Sketchbook Project, Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY. Austin, TX/

Sanfrancisco, CA/ Portland, ME/Atlanta, GA/ Chicago, IL/ Washington, DC/

Winter Park, FL/ Seattle, WA.
2010                       Snap, Crackle, Pop, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB.
2009                       Saskatoon vs. Syracurse, XPACE Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON.
2009                       Bon a Tiere, Snelgrove Gallery, Saskatoon, SK.
2009                       Heavy Light, Snelgrove Gallery, Saskatoon,SK.
2009                       It’s not about the Landscape, Snelgrove Gallery Saskatoon, SK.
2008                   Videoween, PAVEDarts, Saskatoon, SK.
2008                       Slides and Slips, Trianon Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2007                   Plywood Diamond, City Hall, Lethbridge, AB.
2007                   Button Up, Genevieve Yates Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2007                   Moody, Helen Christou Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Current, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Grad show, University of Lethbridge Main Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

2006                        Farmhouse, SUB Gallery, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB.

2005                   Feminist Film Festival, Lethbridge public library, Lethbridge, AB.
2005                       Farmhouse, abandoned farmhouse, 10km east of Brooks, AB.
2005                       Art Walk, Mcquires Mens wear, Lethbridge, AB.
2005                       Cacophony, Petite Trianon Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2005                       Miniatures Show, Various Names Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2005                   Trap/door Karaoke Gong Show, Tongue and Groove, Lethbridge,  AB.
2005                   Trap/door Mail Art Show, Petite Trianon, Lethbridge, AB.
2004                   Annual Student Juried Show, University of Lethbridge Main Gallery,       Lethbridge, AB.
2002                   Lethbridge Photos, Sip Ton Nookii Friendship Center, Lethbridge, AB.

Education:
2010                   M.F.A., University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.
2006                   B.F.A., University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB.

 

Grants/Awards:

2010                   Nomination for Dean’s Medal, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.

2010                   Student travel Grant, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.

2008-2010           Graduate Teaching Fellowship, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.
Lectures and Residencies:
2011                   Residency, Banff Artist in Residence, Banff, AB.
2010                   Residency, Architecture, Emma Lake, SK.
2010                   Artist Lecture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.
2009                   Residency, Printmaking, Emma Lake, SK.
2009                   Artist Lecture, Textile Arts and the Body, University of Saskatchewan,

Saskatoon, SK.

Artist Lecture, yBa Artists and the Body, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK.

2007                   Residency, Gushul Studio Collaborative Residency, Gushul Studio, Blairmore, AB.
Publications and Writing:

2012                        Altered Stated, Ace Arts (forthcoming)

2012                        The New Alberta Contemporaries, Eskar Gallery, Pgs 34, 42, 60, 65.

2012                        In the woods, self published hand bound comic book.
2012                        Documenting the small scene, Broken Pencil, Winter 2012.
2011                   Finishing School, Fibre Quarterly, Volume 7, issue 2, ISBN 1916 534X
2010                   Snap, Crackle, Pop, University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Catalogue, ISBN

978-0-919555-39-6
2010                   Galleries West, Spring 2010, vol 9. no 1, Pg 24
2009                   Interview, City of Craft 2009,
2007                   Galleries West, Fall/Winter 2007, vol 6 no 3, Pg 66-68
2004                   Monthly Predicament (small publication/zine), Lethbridge, AB.

Performance Assistance:

2010                   Victoria Stanton, From A to Z and back again, PAVEDarts, Saskatoon, SK.

2010                   Mary-Anne Mctrowe and Dan Wong, Cedar Taven Singers, Mendel

Gallery/PAVEDarts, Saskatoon, SK.

2008                   Mary-Anne Mctrowe and Dan Wong, Cedar Taven Singers, Parlour Gallery,

Lethrbidge, AB.

2007                   Mary-Anne Mctrowe and Dan Wong, Cedar Taven Singers, SUB Gallery,

University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge AB.

2007                   Mary-Anne Mctrowe and Dan Wong, Cedar Taven Singers, Southren Alberta

Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

2004                   Hannes Larusson, Take Me On, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB, 1 of 6 Performers in three hour live performance.
Workshops:

2012                        Book Binding, Galt Museum and Archives, Lethbridge,  AB.

2012                        Book Binding, University of Lethbridge,  Lethbridge, AB.

2011                        Crochet workshop, Galt Museum and Archives, Lethbridge, AB.
Curatorial and Cultural Organizational Work:
2010-Curr             Curator, Lethbridge Public Library, Lethbridge, AB.
2010-2011           Organizer and Co-founder, Craftateria, Lethbridge, AB.
2010                   Curator, Cedar Tavern Singers and Paul Atkins Concert, PAVEDarts,

Saskatoon, SK.

2009-2010           Board Member, AKA Artist Run Centre, Saskatoon, SK.

2005-2007           Board Member, Trap\door Artist Run Centre, Lethbridge, AB.
Achedemic Appointments and Related Employment:
2011                   Sessional Instructor
University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB.
2011                   Curator
Lethbridge Public Library, Lethbridge, AB.
2009-2010           Assistant Curator/Technical Assistant
PAVED arts, Saskatoon SK.
2009                   Instructor, intro Sculpture
University of Saskatchewan, SK.
2009                   Teachings Assistant, intro Sculpture
University of Saskatchewan, SK.
2008                   Historic Lethbridge Week Coordinator
Lethbridge Historic Society, Lethbridge, AB.
2005-2008           Gallery Attendant/Tour Guide
Galt Museum and Archives, Lethbridge, AB.
2006-2010           Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

I was employed on the per need basis to assist with the following exhibitions.

2010                   Christian Giroux and Daniel Young, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethrbridge, AB.

2007                   Group Show, Just My Imagination,Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

2007                   Susan Bozic, The Dating Portfolio,Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

2007                   Colwyn Griffith, Empire Projects, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

2007                       Karen Tam, Orientally Yours, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Mary Kavanagh, Seeking Georgia, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Group Show, Narriative Threads and Other Yarns, University of Lethbridge,

Lethbridge,  AB .
2006                   Don Gill, D’Arcy Island, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Dagmar Dahle, Lost Bird Collecting,Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge,

AB.
2006                   Dorothy Caldwell,Marking the Everyday, Southren Alberta Art Gallery,

Lethbridge, AB.
2006                   Kai Chan, Apparition, Southren Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB.

Collections:
2010                       University of Saskatchewan

Private Collections
Filmography and Videography:
2010                   Video Loops for installation, Loner Part 1and 2, DVD and Super 8.
2009                   Video loop, Shinning Cycle, DVD.
2009                   Short, Unicorn, DVD.
2009                   Video loop, Hairasing: A Horror film without dialogue, DVD.
2008                   Short, I am going to eat your heart out, DVD.
2005                   Short Documentary, Beehive Twins, VHS.