MFA Emily Carr University of Art + Design '16
BFA Nova Scotia College of Art & Design '10

Exhibitions & Performance
2019 Stone Witness. Abbas Akahavan, Tanya Busse, Liljana Mead Martin. Curated by Jesse Birch.
         Nanaimo Art Gallery; Vancouver Island.
2019 The Bedrock Gardener. Solo Exhibition, Dynamo Arts Association. Vancouver
2018 The Evelyn Exhibition. Group show curated by Lexie Owen. SiteFactory; Vancouver
2018 Together and A Part. Public project hosted by Britannia Community Centre; Vancouver
2017 Inside the Day was Night. Site/Time specific Collaboration with Caitlin Chaisson.
         Presented by Far Afield. Salt Spring Island during the 2017 Solar Eclipse
2017 Body Architecture and Spatial Agency. In conversation with Brendan Fernandes; Recess, NYC
2016 Topographies. Solo Exhibition. Neighbourhood Time Exchange; In partnership
         with Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George BC
2016 see level. MFA Group Exhibition. Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver
2016 Forces of Transience. Solo Exhibition, Hyphenated Sites, Vancouver
2015 Grid Structures. Mitchell Press Building, Vancouver
2015 In Passing. Ground Gallery, Vancouver
2015 Flight Lines. MFA Group Show. Concourse Gallery, Vancouver
2014 Letters to Developers. Mitchell Press Building, Vancouver
2013 The Reading Studio. Off-grid studio design-build and residency creation. Reading, Vermont
2012 Colour Theory. Lecture and performance in collaboration with Aaron Weldon and Mitchell
         Wiebe. Dalhousie Architecture and Planning, Halifax
2012 No Name Gallery Installation and performance with Mitchell Wiebe, Aaron Weldon,
         Sophia Erdahl. Curated by Scott Saunders. Roy Building, Halifax
2010 City Like A Sieve. Solo Exhibition. Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

Professional Experience
2019 Instructor. Drawing; Colour Theory. Visual College of Art and Design of Vancouver
2019 Exhibitions Technician. Vancouver Art Gallery
2018 Curatorial Assistant. Touchstones: Deep Time in the Near Future, Far Afield 
2018 Artist Researcher. Float School; Vancouver & Prince George, BC
2017 Research Assistant. LandMarks On-Site; ECUAD; Stanley Park, Vancouver
2017 Installation. Emergency Rave. Exhibition by Brendan Fernandes. Recess, NYC
2016 Co-founder of Hyphenated Sites. Granville Island, Vancouver
2016 Writing Center Tutor. ECUAD
2016 Guest Instructor. FNDT Creative Processes; ECUAD
2015 Seminar Lead. AHIS 333 Interdisciplinary Forums Seminar, ECUAD
2015 Guest Instructor. School for Eventual Vacancy: Collaborative Subjects.
         Burrard Marina Field House
2015 Visiting Artist Forum Programmer and Coordinator. Low-Res Master of Applied Arts, ECUAD
2014 Visiting Artist Forum Coordinator. Low-Residency Masters of Applied Arts, ECUAD
2012 Founder. The Reading Studio. Design-Build and Residency Creation; Reading, Vermont

2018 Artscape Gibraltar. Toronto Island, Ontario
2018 Klondike Institute for Arts and Culture. Dawson City, Yukon
2018 Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Banff, Alberta
2017 A-Z West, Joshua Tree, California
2016 Neighbourhood Time Exchange; Two Rivers Gallery; Prince George, British Columbia

Awards & Grants
2018 Research + Creation Grant; Canada Council for the Arts
2017 Arts Abroad Travel Grant; Canada Council for the Arts
2017 Early Career Development Grant. British Columbia Arts Council
2016 Graduate Research Award. Emily Carr University of Art + Design
2016 Scholarship Award. British Columbia Arts Council
2016 PRIM Production Grant. Productions Réalisations Indépandantes de Montréal
2015 Travel and Research Grant. Emily Carr University of Art + Design
2014 Portfolio Award. Christopher Foundation for the Arts
2014 Masters of Applied Arts Scholarship. Emily Carr University of Art + Design
© Liljana Mead Martin 2019