Jordan Loeppky-Kolesnik
[Montreal -> L.A.]


EDUCATION

2018     MFA. Sculpture + Extended Media, VCU, (Richmond, USA)

2012     BFA. Studio Arts, Intermedia, Concordia University (Montreal, Canada)

2011     Academic Exchange. Textile Arts, University of Lapland (Rovaniemi, Finland)


SELECTED EXHBITIONS

2018     Untitled (eyelids). Modern Fuel. Kingston, Canada

         The Pond. Anderson Gallery. Richmond, USA

2016     Untitled (all the things you ever wanted to do to me). VALET. Richmond, USA

         The Nightshade Club. Articule. Montreal, Canada

2015     R.I.P. Café & Lounge 33. Galerie Éphémère. Montreal, Canada

         Special Features. WANUSAY Montreal, Canada

         Point Dume. 8eleven. Toronto, Canada

2014     Breezy Plaza. Eastern Bloc. Montreal, Canada

         TWO-D: Sculptural Video. Trinity Square Video. Toronto, Canada

         A place of which we know no certainty.
         International Studio Curatorial Program (ISCP). Brooklyn, USA



AWARDS / GRANTS

2018-19  MFA Fellowship in Painting & Sculpture 2018-2019. Dedalus Foundation. New York
                 
         Research/Creation Grant 2018-2019. Canada Council for the Arts. Canada

2018     Travel Grant, USA > Berlin. Arts Abroad. Canada Council for the Arts. Canada
                 
         Graduate Research Grant. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, USA

2017     William and Meredith Saunderson Prize for Emerging Artists.
         The Hnatyshyn Foundation. Ottawa, Canada

                 
         Master's Research Scholarship. Le Fonds de recherche du Québec
         Société et culture (FRQSC). Quebec, Canada

2015     Jeunes Volontaires Grant Program. Gouvernement du Québec. Montreal, Canada

2012     The Irene F. Whittome Prize in Studio Arts. Concordia University

CURATORIAL

2018     Refusing Intimacy with the Present Moment is a Form of Personal Violence.
         Video Screening Program, Altes Finanzamt, Berlin, Germany

2017     The Garden of Speculations. Group Exhibition, Articule, Montreal, Canada

2014-16  Long-term Programming Committee. Articule. Montreal, Canada


RESIDENCIES/TALKS


2017     Summer Artist in Residence. Celine Bureau. Montreal, Canada

2014     Summer Residency. Eastern Bloc. Montreal, Canada
                 
         Copycat Academy. Group Residency. Luminato Festival. Toronto, Canada

2013     U GOT SCHOOLED. Artist Talk. Concordia University. Montreal, Canada

2011     NDSM Treehouse. Residency. Amsterdam, Netherlands

         Salon : Data. Artist Talk. Eastern Bloc. Montreal, Canada


TEACHING

2017-18  Graduate Teaching Assistantship. Visiting Artist Program
         Sculpture + Extended Media. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, USA

2016-17  Graduate Teaching Assistantship. Studio Component Instructor
         Intro to Sculpture. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, USA


PUBLICATIONS

2018     The Pond. VCU University Archives, Theses and Dissertations

2016     Sandy Island, New Caledonia. Art Book Collection of the Paul D. Fleck
         Library & Archives. Banff Centre for the Arts


PRESS

2018     Modern Fuel’s Winter Releases. Julia Balakrishnan. The Queens Journal

2016     Art in 2016: A View from Montreal. Loreta Lamargese. Canadian Art

2015     Jordan Loeppky-Kolesnik at Galerie Éphémère. Susannah Wesley. Akimblog

2014     Changing What Video Art Can Be. Bryne McLaughlin. Canadian Art

         Year in Review: Montreal From the Group Up. Saelan Twerdy. Momus Magazine