Rebecca Donald Curriculum Vitae

Born: 1977, North Vancouver, B.C. Canada

Education 

M.F.A. (Studio Art) University of British Columbia, 2006. 
B.A. (Major Studio Art, Minor English Literature), University of British Columbia, 2003.


Exhibition Record
Solo Exhibitions
2015 Featured Artist, Vancouver Art Rental & Sales, Vancouver, B.C. 
2011 Blood and Gold, Trench Contemporary Art (Back Gallery), Vancouver, B.C.
2011 Without Mountains or Water, Vancouver, B.C.
2005 Dinner is Served. Exhibition at Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, B.C.
 
Select Group Exhibitions
2015 Slippery Terms, AHVA Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2014 Scenes from Western Canada, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2013 Painting on the Edge, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2013 Monomania II, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, B.C.
2011 Essential Analogue, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, B.C.
2011 10 x 10, Gallery Fukai, Vancouver, B.C. 2011 Monomania, Trench Contemporary Art, Vancouver, B.C.
2011 Below the Line, Balcone, Vancouver, B.C.
2011 Aitken, Donald and Neufeld, Balcone, Vancouver, B.C.
2010 Painting on the Edge, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, B.C.
2009 Stone Soup, Grace-gallery, Vancouver, B.C. 
2008 Painting on the Edge, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, B.C. 
2007 Works on Painting with Ben Reeves, Evan Lee and Rebecca Donald, CSA Space, Vancouver, B.C. 
2006 Strange Bedfellows Morris and Helen Belkin Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. 
2006 Common Room Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, B.C. 
2005 This Experiment The Butchershop Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
 
Publications 
Lee, Zoe.  Poppies in Without Mountains or Water.  Catalogue essay for Without Mountains or Water. April 2011.  
Butler, Paul.  Lateral Learning: A Book About Pedagogy, Community, Disaster and Art.  Vantage Art Projects. 2009. 
Bevan, Julie. “Rebecca Donald on Clean Living”. Catalogue essay for Strange Bedfellows exhibition 14 September – October 1, 2006. 
Park, Liz. “Exchanging-Room”. Catalogue essay for Common Room exhibition 04 March – 02 April, 2006. 
 
Scholarships, Honours, Awards 
2013 Painting on the Edge, Emerging Artist Award
2010 Painting on the Edge, Classic Gallery Framing Award
2008 Painting on the Edge Opus Prize 
2005 University of British Columbia University Graduate Fellowship (UGF), UBC
2004 Zoe Prize in Fine Arts, UBC
2003 Takao Tanabe Prize in Painting, UBC
2002 IODE Fine Arts Foundation Scholarship, UBC
2001 Undergraduate Scholarship Program Scholarship, UBC 
                
Professional Experience 
Painting Instructor, Emily Carr University, 2012 - 2007
Painting Instructor, University of British Columbia, 2014 -2009
Art Instructor, Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Present-2009
Art Instructor, Anvil Centre for the Arts, 2014-2015
Teacher’s Assistant, Introduction to Computer Art, University of British Columbia, September 2006-December 2006
Teacher’s Assistant, Introductory Drawing and Painting, University of British Columbia, January 2006 - April 2006
Painting Instructor, Mount Pleasant Community Centre, Vancouver, B.C. 2003-2005.

Professional and Society Memberships 
Access Artist Run Centre, Board of Directors, 2011 - 2012
Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver (CASV) Board of Directors, 2013 - 2011, member since 2007 
Universities Art Association of Canada, student member, 2005-2007.

Volunteer Experience 
Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Art 2008.