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EDUCATION

 

2016         6 week deep wilderness trip as research for Re-Wilding: firestarter

2014         Toni Onley Artist Project (10 day mentorship program)

2008         BA: University of Victoria : History in Art

2003         Diploma: Okanagan University College (now UBCO): Fine Arts

                

SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS

 

2018        Columbia Basin Trust Production Grant

2016        Columbia Basin Trust Major Project Grant

2015        Slocan Valley Community Arts Council Production Grant

2012-15   Columbia Basin Trust Art Production Grants

2007        The President's Scholarship

                The University of Victoria Faculty Scholarship

                The Marlet Chapter, IODE, Prize for Scholarship in History in Art

2002        Okanagan University College Scholarship for Returning Students. Attained for Deans' List standing

                Jack Hambleton Memorial Award. Received for recognition in visual arts

                Kelowna and District Arts Council Bursary

                Helen Pitt Fund for Fine Arts

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2020        I Like Your Work Podcast, Congruence                         USA (online, group)

                After Eden, Kootenay Gallery of Art                               Castlegar, BC (solo)

2019        Not Extinct: Keeping the Sinxt Way, Gallery 2               Grand Forks, BC (group)

                Rewilding: Fire Starter, Gallery 2                                   Grand Forks, BC (solo)

2018        Rewilding: Fire Starter, Oxygen Art Centre                    Nelson, BC (solo, funded)

2017        Landscape, Migration, Wildness, VISAC Gallery          Trail, BC (solo)

                Oxygen Art Market                                                         Nelson, BC (invited)

                Blue Night Artwalk,                                                         Nelson, BC (solo)

2016        Blue Night Artwalk, exhibit & artist talk                          Nelson, BC (solo)

                Pynelogs Gallery & Cultural Centre                               Invermere, BC (group)

                Basscamp Art Gallery, Shambhala Music Festival        Salmo, BC (group, invited)

                Oxygen Art Market                                                         Nelson, BC (invited)

                State of the Art, World Ski & Snowboard Festival          Whistler, BC (juried)

2015        Finding Our Way Back Home, Pop-up gallery               Winlaw, BC (solo, funded)

                Blue Night Artwalk, Main Venue                                     Nelson, BC (solo)

2014        Touchstone's Museum of Art & History                          Nelson, BC (group)

                Kootenay Art Gallery                                                      Castlegar, BC (group)

                TOAP Exhibition, Island Mountain Arts Gallery              Wells, BC (group)

2013        We Are The Weavers, White Pines Dojo                        Slocan, BC (solo, funded)

                Columbia Basin Trust Art & Garden Tour                       Winlaw, BC (group)

2010        ArtsWells: Festival of All Things Art (Mural)                   Wells, BC

                Re-Imagine: Street Art Festival (Mural)                          Penticton, BC (juried)

2009        Re-imagine: Street Art Festival (Mura)                           Penticton, BC (juried, People's Choice award)

MURALS & MULTI-MEDIA COLLABORATIONS

 

2020        Mural, Fairway4Farm                                                                                                        Winlaw, BC (commissioned)

                After Eden a/v collaboration with Robert E. Livingood

2019        Youth mural project (Nelson International Mural Festival)                                                Nelson, BC (invited, funded)

2018        Mural: Mountain Memories, Nelson International Mural Festival                                      Nelson, BC (funded, juried)

                Not Extinct: Keeping the Sinxt Way (p.54), Illustrated book with Marilyn James & Taress Alexis

                Fire Starter a/v collaboration with producer Robert E. Livingood (funded)

2015        Mural: Treasure Within, Rambling Rose's Boutique                                                          Winlaw, BC

                Mural, Gaia Tree Health Food Store                                                                                  Winlaw, BC

2014        Mural: Coyote Falls In Love With Rain, Winlaw Mini-Mart                                                 Winlaw, BC

2013        HeArt, interactive sculpture, Shambhala Music Festival                                                   Salmo, BC

2012        A Crack to Let the Light In, illustrated book with Robert E. Livingood

                Mural, Little Slocan Lodge                                                                                                Little Slocan, BC

2011        Peepshow, interactive installation, Shambhala Music Festival                                         Salmo, BC

2008        Live Painting at SkaFest and JazzFest with local bands                                                  Victoria, BC

                Digital Raga. Released digital copy of an original drawing, Saraswati for use by the Knowledge Network

2007        Cover art and centrefold illustration for Sparks publication                                              Victoria, BC

 

PUBLICATIONS

2020         Shirley, Maggie, Curatorial writing for After Eden exhibition, Kootenay Galley of Art, Castlegar, BC.

2017         Thompson, Deborah, 'Stilling the Mind', Essay in Re-Wilding: fire starter catalogue, Winter 2018. 4-6. Print.

2016         Robert E. Livingood, 'Stephanie Kellett's Wild Vision', ARTiculate, Spring/Summer 2016. 10-11. Print.

2015         Robert E. Livingood, 'Beautiful Dissonance', Devil's Club Blog, September 2015. thedevilsclub.blogspot.ca/2015/09/beautiful-dissonance.html

2015         Ramdath, Kirk, "Visual Art by Stephanie Kellett", Wax Poetry and Art, 27 Sept. 2015, waxpoetryart.com/contents/2015/stephanie_kellett.html

SELECT PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

 

2020          Juror: Sculpture Walk                                                   Castlegar, BC (invited)

                  Artist Talk, Kootenay Gallery of Art                              Castlegar, BC

2019          Artist Talk, Gallery 2                                                     Grand Forks, BC

2018          Panelist: Nelson International Mural Festival               Nelson, BC

                  Juror: Youth Art Exhibition, Oxygen Art Centre            Nelson BC (invited)

                  Juror: CBT Program 1 Grant ajudication                      Slocan Valley, BC (invited)

2017          Artist Talk, Oxygen Art Centre                                      Nelson, BC

2014          Artist Talk, Tony Onley Artist Project                             Wells, BC

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2020          Facilitator, Nelson International Mural Festival             Nelson, BC

2010-20     Full-time Exhibiting Visual Artist                                  

2006-16     Freelance Graphic Designer

2019          Youth Mural collaboration/facilitation                           Nelson, BC (invited,funded)

2018          Juried Youth Exhibition Selection Committee

                  & exhibition manager, Oxygen Artist Run Centre        Nelson, BC (invited)

                  Slocan Valley Community Arts Council Adjudicating  Slocan Valley, BC (invited)

2015          Mural collaboration and facilitation                              Winlaw, BC (funded)

2014          Large scale group mural project facilitation                Winlaw, BC (funded)

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

2018          Juried Youth Art Exhibition, Oxygen Art Centre           Nelson, BC

 

 

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