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Ian Funke-McKay
ian@ianfunkemckay.com

EDUCATION:

  • 2014 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

  • 2017 Fate’s Four Favours, Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre, Tatamagouche, NS
  • 2014 SUBORDINARIES, StreetFunke, Halifax, NS
  • 2014 New Work/Green BackPack/, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • (February 10)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

  • *Upcoming* 2018 TBA, Centre For Art Tapes, Halifax, NS
  • *Upcoming* 2017 TBA, Cork St Project Space, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Underpinnings, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Interpl/\y, Creative Nova Scotia Awards, Discovery Centre, Halifax, NS
  • Curated by Lindsay Anne Cory and Michael McCormack
  • 2017 Pools and Pride, Hermes, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Terrestrial Vacation, Modulating Mansion, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Brooches&Banners, Modulating Mansion, Halifax, NS
  • 2016/2017 Each Zone, A Mantle, Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning, NS
  • 2016 ERI7, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • 2016 Sleepy Town, Old Fire Hall, Lunenburg, NS
  • 2016 Showdown, Hermes, Halifax, NS
  • 2015 DONTBE, Lost&Found, Halifax, NS
  • 2014 [All Together Now], StreetFunke, Halifax, NS
  • 2014 Chautauqua Group Show, Fowler Kellogg, Curated by Don Kimes, Chautauqua, NY
  • 2014 Redux, Craig Gallery, Dartmouth, NS
  • 2013 New Artists, Nova Scotia Power/ Emera H.Q, Curated by Studio 21, Halifax, NS
  • 2013 Uncommon Common Art, Kings County, NS
  • 2012 PRIME, Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • 2012 Group of Eleven, Kejimkujik Landscapes, in partnership with NSCAD University and Parks Canada,
    Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
  • 2011 Uncommon Common Art, Kings County, NS
  • 2010 Monthu, Art Can Gallery, Canning, NS

GRANTS/AWARDS:

  • 2017 Creation Grant, Arts Nova Scotia
  • 2017 Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
  • 2016 Presentation Grant, Arts Nova Scotia
  • 2015 Creation Grant, Arts Nova Scotia
  • 2014 Chautauqua School of Arts Residency Scholarship, Chautuaqua, NY
  • 2011 Harrison McCain Scholarship recipient, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University

PRESENTATIONS/TALKS:

  • 2017 Guest Speaker, Fine Arts Dept Seminar on Colour, PNTG 4102 – SEM: BLACK & WHITE & READ, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Artist Talk, Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre, Tatamagouche, NS
  • 2017 Artist Talk, Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning, NS
  • 2016 Team Talk, Hermes, Halifax, NS, Jan 17
  • 2014 Noon Hour Discussion, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS, Feb 12

RESIDENCIES:

  • 2017/2018 CFAT Media Arts Scholar, Centre for Art Tapes, Halifax, NS
  • 2017 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
  • 2014 Chautauqua School of Arts, Chautuaqua, NY

PUBLICATIONS/PRESS:

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 2013-Present Instructor, Visual Arts. Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning, NS
  • 2017-2018 Curator, MFA Award Exhibition, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
  • 2017 Installation Support and Logistics, Anchor Projects, Nocturne Festival, Halifax, NS
  • 2016 Co-Curator, Response Time, Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala, Halifax, NS
  • 2016 Installation Support and Logistics, Anchor Projects, Nocturne Festival, Halifax, NS
  • 2015 Volunteer, Archaeological Fieldwork, Grand-Pré, National Historic Site
  • 2006-2010 Volunteer, Youth/Adult programs, events. Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning, NS