CURRICULUM VITAE

Jennifer McCaw

Education
1997-2001     Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Jewellery Design and
Metalsmithing. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Halifax, NS


Grants

2020     Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance Grant, Winlaw, BC

 

Teaching Experience
2020     Botanical Printing, Slocan Valley Threads Guild, Winlaw, BC 

2017     Wet Felting Alternative Fibres, Slocan Valley Threads Guild, Winlaw, BC

2006-2009  Jewellery, Looks Could Kill Art Boutique, Calgary, AB

2001     Cuttlefish Casting in Silver, Spring Break Class, Nova Scotia College of
            Art and Design


Solo Exhibitions

2021       Star Maps, Winlaw, BC

2018-2019  Sticks and Stones, The Temple of the Healing Crystal, Nelson, BC

2017       Sticks and Stones, Flaca’s Bakery and Bistro, Slocan, BC

2016       Spider Web, Community Interactive Weaving, Unity Festival, Slocan City, BC

2016       Sticks and Stones, Oolong Tea House, Calgary, AB

2015       Sticks and Stones, Peacock Boutique, Calgary, AB
2014       Cheap and Easy, Pasco Playhouse, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2014       Spider Web, Interactive, Pasco Playhouse, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2014       Bright Lights, Espacio Cultural Mi Casa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2013       Pachamama, Espacio Cultural Mi Casa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2010       There Is A Place, Nation Toys and Tees, Calgary, AB
2009       Meat Bags, Collage Gallery, Calgary, AB
2006       My Little Ponie, Looks Could Kill Art Boutique, Calgary, AB
2005       My Little Ponie, Celebrities, Vancouver, BC
2004       Dangerous Women, Dadabase, Vancouver, BC
2001       Pretty Pretty Princess, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1999.      Metal to Wear, Venus Envy, Halifax, NS

Group Exhibitions
2018-2019  Sticks and Stones, Still Eagle, Nelson BC

2015-2018  Sticks and Stones, ADJA Gallery, Liverpool, NS

2012       Raro, La Casona Iluminada, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2009       Naughty Not Nice 5, Jem Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2008       SHEEPS! Public Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
2008-2012  Jem Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2005-2009  Looks Could Kill Art Boutique, Calgary, AB
2003-2004  Heavenly Virtue & Deadly Sins   Object design Gallery, Van, BC
2002-2004  Object Design Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2002-2004  Dadabase, Vancouver, BC
2000-2004  Utility Contemporary Adornment Gallery, Halifax, NS

2002       Tribute to Essen, The Marquee, Halifax, NS
2001       End Notes, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
2001       Fool Hearted Gala, Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax, NS
2001       11 th Annual Wearable Arts Show, Reflections, Halifax, NS
2001       Anna’s Bash for Queen Victoria  Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax

2001       For All To See, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
2000       Lightdays, Anna Leonowens Gallery,  Halifax, NS
2000       Opening, ADAJ Gallery, Liverpool, NS

1999        By The Skin Of Our Teeth, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
1999-2001  Jewellery Show and Sales, Morses Tea Building, Halifax, NS

 

Curate/own/operate
2006-2009   Looks Could Kill Art Boutique, Calgary, AB


Bibliography
2021    Jewellery featured on Halstead Bead IG page

2006-2010   Jewellery, artwork and gallery featured in over 30 media 

                     Published articles and photographs, include: The Globe and Mail, Fashion                      
                    Magazine, Avenue Magazine, Ffwd and Beatroute. 

                     TV, podcasts, websites and radio include: CBC, Travel Alberta, and Breakfast TV.,
                    Calgary, AB

2002    Jewellery featured on Breakfast TV, Vancouver, BC
2001    Jewellery featured in NSCAD Jewellery Dept. promotional postcard, Halifax, NS

 

Volunteer

2016-pres.  Slocan Valley Threads Guild, Winlaw, BC
2011-2012  Museum of Contemporary Art, Calgary, AB, Gallery Attendant
2010       Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser   Shisimiso, Calgary, AB, Model Dresser
2010       Stride Gallery, Calgary, AB, Gallery Helper
2003       The Roundhouse, Vancouver, BC, Representing Object Design Gallery
2002       North Vancouver Community Arts Council, N. Van, BC, Gallery Attendant
2000       Come As You Aren’t  The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS, Model
1999       Fool Hearted Gala  The Khyber Centre for the Arts, Halifax, NS, Model
1999-2001  Model works by artists at art openings
1998-2001  Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS, Bartender at art openings


Membership
2020-pres       Slocan Valley Community Arts Council, Winlaw, BC 

2015-pres       Slocan Valley Threads Guild, Winlaw BC   

2010-2017      Society of North American Goldsmiths, USA
1997-2002      Metal Arts Guild of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
1997-2002      The Khyber Centre for the Arts, Halifax, NS
1997-2002      The Mary Black Centre, Halifax, NS


Venues

Work currently sold in boutiques across Canada