Category: Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibition: Deep Roots at the Living Arts Centre

Deep Roots is an exhibition that I am part of that is opening very soon in Mississauga, at the Living Arts Centre. The exhibition runs January 4th to February 20th, with an opening reception on January 17th (7-9pm).  The other artists in the show are: Monica Bujas Nicholas Crombach Erna de Vries Brad Emsley Caroline Ji Michaela Lucio Alan McCord… Read more →

Upcoming Exhibition at Pier 21

Canada: Day 1 Halifax / Pier 21 March 18, 2017 – November 12, 2017 Opening reception April 11, 2017 Canada: Day 1 Halifax celebrates the experience of immigrants who’ve come to Canada. This exhibition feels particularly special to me as my Opa immigrated to Canada through Pier 21 in the 1950’s. Although I am not an immigrant myself, I liken my own journey of… Read more →

Infinity of Intimate Space

Image: Venessa Heddle, still from Funeral Wells (19:33 min digital video) shot with a Mobius Action cam affixed to a CNC router. I am in an exhibition at Inter/Access this month, curated by Aliya Karmali. According to the I/A website: “Infinity of Intimate Space features four emerging artists whose works explore space through memories and dreams. The exhibition is inspired by Gaston Bachelard’s book, The… Read more →

You Can Never Go Home

My thesis exhibition for my MFA at the University of Waterloo is coming up VERY SOON- May 5 – 21, 2016, at the University of Waterloo Art Gallery! About the exhibition: Jennifer Akkermans / You Can Never Go Home / UWAG – Gallery Two In the summer of 2014, Jennifer Akkermans packed everything she owned into her car and moved from Calgary… Read more →