SELECTED SOLO AND DUO EXHIBITIONS
2019 Just Turn Your Head A Little – Leighton Art Center, Foothills AB
2017-18 Tension : No Tension – Artpoint Gallery and Studios Society, Calgary AB
2017 Fragile Planets – Western GM Gallery, Drumheller AB
2016 En Plein Air – Western GM Gallery, Drumheller AB – with John Pritchard
2015 CHROMA: Living With Art – Christine Klassen Gallery, Calgary AB – with Mike Binzer
2014 Voyage – Front Gallery, Edmonton AB – with Amy Dryer
2013 Tintinnabulation – AXIS Contemporary Art, Calgary AB
2012 Urban Seams – Front Gallery, Edmonton AB
2011 Ecosystems – Kurbatoff Gallery, Vancouver BC
2011 Between The Lines – Front Gallery, Edmonton AB
2010 Drift and Settle – AXIS Contemporary Art, Calgary AB
2008 1000 Furnished Rooms – AXIS Contemporary Art, Calgary AB
2005 Enjoying The View – Steeps Urban Teahouse, Calgary AB
2005 Life Works – Untitled Arts Society, Calgary AB
2004 Stack – Epcor Centre Plus 15 window for Untitled Art Society, Calgary AB
1999 Life Works – Basic Inquiry, Vancouver BC
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Transitions – Gordon Snelgrove Gallery, U of Saskatoon, SK
2017 The Persistence of Vision – Collector’s Gallery, Calgary AB
2017 Rumblesat Art in Space Missions – Canada Space Agency AUSTRAL 2017 campaign
2016 Exposure Photography Festival – Christine Klassen Gallery, Calgary AB
2015 This House Is On Fire – New Edward Gallery, Calgary AB
2014-16 Eye And The City – Art Gallery of Alberta, Travelling Exhibition
2014 Painting On The Edge – Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver BC
2012 AIRS – Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver BC
2011 E C O S Y S T E M S – UAS Satellite Gallery – curated project exhibition, Calgary AB
2009 Artists’ Circle exhibition – Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts, Calgary AB
2008 The Artists’ Circle of Calgary, New Generation – Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts, Calgary
INSTALLATIONS AND OTHER PROJECTS
2017/18 Tension : No Tension – Artpoint Upstairs Gallery, Calgary AB
Two- and three-dimensional string drawings exploring circular imagery.
2017/18 Fragile Planets – Gordon Snelgrove Gallery, U of Saskatchewan, SK (2018)
– Western GM Art Gallery, Drumheller, AB (2017)
Stitched canvas plates and prints, suspended from the ceiling in a circular
formation. The effect is of many colourful bodies floating in space.
2017 A Grain of Sand in an Ocean of Images – cSPACE Projects, Calgary AB
Installation/painted wall mural, co-created with John Pritchard.
2015 The Miner, The Healer and the Instrumentalist – cSPACE, Calgary AB
Three altered hard hats signifying change and growth. Worn by Mayor Naheed
Nenshi and City Councillors During groundbreaking ceremony.
2015 Rock Body – New Edward Gallery, Calgary AB
Three-dimensional string drawing with suspended rocks.
2011 E C O S Y S T E M S – UAS Satellite Gallery, Calgary AB
Thirteen contemporary artists create 2- and 3-D interpretations of “landscape”
on Verna’s stitched canvases.
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
2014 An Uncoded World: Exploring Places Beyond Cultural Geography
Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto ON.
With Ross Melanson
1998 Year 3 Fine Arts Certificate
Malaysian Institute of Art, Kuala Lumpur, SGR Malaysia
1997 Studio Arts Diploma
Capilano College, N. Vancouver BC, Canada
1998 Asia-Pacific College Student’s Award, BC Centre for International Education