Curriculum Vitae Stacey Watson

email staceywatson@hotmail.com

Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts University of Calgary, Specialization Photography, 1999
Master of Fine Arts University of Calgary, Royal College of Art London exchange,
Specialization Printmaking, 2004

Selected Group Exhibitions
1999 Bachelor of Fine Arts Graduating Students Exhibition, Nickle Arts Museum,
Calgary. (photographs)
2000 Our Beautiful, Ridiculous Plans, Gallery San Chun, Calgary. (etchings)
2003 Interconnections, Gallery San Chun. (etchings)
2004 Herland, video screening of Boy Putting on a Sweater, Plaza Cinema, Calgary
8 Conversations… Masters of Fine Arts Graduating Students Exhibition, Nickle
Arts Museum. (installation- photographs, sculpture, etchings, video)
AGC Flicks, Art Gallery of Calgary. (8mm films)
New York Tea Party collaborative performance with Amanda Couch,
Brooklyn,USA
Brighton Reel, Cinemateque, Brighton UK. (video)
2005 Sincerity Overdrive, Stride Gallery, Calgary. (sculpture and video)
Drawing Projects, Campbell’s Art Gallery, London UK (etching)
Search the Catalogue, (curated by Mark Clintberg) Edmonton Public Library,
Edmonton. (drawing)
2006 Videonale 11, Kulturpfeiffer, Berlin (1/3 Gate Video loop)
Videomakers Showcase, Salt Gallery, Cornwall, UK (video)
The Center Cannot Hold, Gallery Toronto Free, Toronto, Canada (video, photographs
and sculptural installation) (as part of the Arbour Lake Sghool collective)
2007 Through the Looking Glass Building 1000 London UK (EBB video)
ArtCity Calgary, Kind of Sort of Yours but Actually Mostly Mine, curated by
Wednesday Lupypciw (video screening of Icecave), Glenbow Museum
Get Lost at Locust Projects for Art Basel Miami, USA, curated by Mark Clintberg
2008 Alberta Contemporary Photography 2008, Triangle Gallery Calgary, curated by
MN Hutchinson and Arthur Nishimura (photographs and video)
Darkling Eclipse at Kunstverein das weisse haus Vienna, Austria, curated by
Susannah Welsley and Meredith Carruthers
May Day at the Arbour Lake Sghool, curated by the Summerwood Warren, Calgary
IDEAL Towers, IDEAL space Calgary, curated by Scott Rogers
2009 May Day Arbour Lake School, curated by Jennifer Crighton, Calgary
2011 If Lightning Fell on Low Places, Projective City, Paris, France (etching, scrimshaw)
2013 The Long Exchange, Mixed Greens Gallery Chelsea New York City (sculptural installation)
2015 Voted Most Likely, C2 Gallery, curated by Kim Dorland
Trampoline Hall installation, curated by Wednesday Lupypciw

Solo Exhibitions
2002 The Flooded Cellar, solo exhibition project space, Truck Gallery, Calgary.
(etchings)
2003 No sooner did they appear, Spur Gallery, Calgary. (drawings)
2009 The Filthy Water Grotto, Art Gallery of Calgary (collaborative installation with Justin
Patterson)
Fortuna, solo show, Trianon Gallery, Lethbridge Alberta
2013 All Along, Pith Gallery, Calgary (photographs, with Hye-Seung Jung)

Curatorial Projects
2005 Drawing Projects, Campbell’s Art Gallery, London UK. Artists include: Jerwood
Drawing Prize Winner 2005 Amanda Couch, Giulietta Coates, Jonathan Ashworth.
New Magic Painting, Campbell’s Art Gallery, London, UK. Artists include: Allyson Glenn,
Harry Steen, Liam O’Connor.
2006 The Figure in Wales, Campbells Art Gallery. Artists include Sue Williams, Philip
Nicol, Toby Ursell.
2009-2015 Curator for Pith Gallery, Calgary exhibitions include:
2010 The Biennale of Conschmemporary Art (curated with Sarah Adams)
2011 Cynthia Ann Broderick and Michael Wallace Photography

Publication
2004 Poof of Smoke MFA Graduate Thesis University of Calgary Press
Exhibition Articles
Jacinthe Loranger at Eastern Edge Gallery
Jacinthe Loranger at A/P Neon knight is a digital bitch
Helene Latullipe Embroidery on Lines of Code at A/P

Grants Awarded
AFA Project Grant Video Art Production, 2008
Calgary 2012 Project Grant, 2012

Residency
2015 Artist in Residence, Alberta Printmakers

Teaching Appointments
Sessional Instructor of Photography University of Lethbridge (2008- ongoing)
Instructor of Photography Extended Studies ACAD (2009- ongoing)