nadijahr@gmail.com

Nadijah Robinson is a mixed-media artist and educator based in Toronto, Canada.

Community-engaged, multi-disciplinary, sampler.

 

 

CV

Art

Exhibition History

2016     Solace, Group Exhibition, Nia Centre for the Arts at The Gladstone Hotel, Toronto

2015     Art Gallery of York University, Pride Artist Project - The Mourning Dress, Toronto

2015     Inside Out LGBT Film Festival, Soucouyant, Cell Phone Video Short, Co-director, Toronto

2014     Exposed: Deciding Centre, Group Exhibition, Nia Centre for the Arts at 918 Bathurst, Toronto

2013     That’s So Gay! Group Exhibition, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto

2013     Church Street Murals, Muralist and Lead Artist, Toronto

2013     Margin of Eras, Group Exhibition, Pop-Up Location, Toronto

2013     Syncopation: Life in the Key of Black, Curator,TD Then&Now Series,Daniels Spectrum, Toronto

2012     Black Infinity, Solo Exhibition, Accents on Eglinton Bookstore, Toronto

2012     Poetry Is Not a Luxury, Group Exhibition, Accents on Eglinton Bookstore, Toronto

2011      Mayworks Festival: Resilience, Group Exhibition, Raging Spoon, Toronto

2010     Boom Bip, Feature Artist Exhibition, Canteen Artshop and Gallery, Ottawa

2010     Index, Graduate Exhibition, University of Ottawa, Ottawa

2009    Jacqueline Fry Shortlist, Group Exhibition, Gallery 115, Ottawa

2008    Global Review: a Critical Revision, Group Exhibition, Gallery 115, Ottawa

2008    Safe Sex in the City 2, Feature Artist, Arts Court Studios, Ottawa

2007    Agitate’s Queer Dance Experience, Feature Artist, Saw Gallery, Ottawa

 

Grants, Awards, Publications

2015    OAC Access and Career Development Grant, Toronto

2015    FRESH MILK Barbados International Artist Residency, Barbados

2015    Black Like We: Troubleshooting the Black Youth Experience, Book Anthology, Toronto

2015    Our Schools/Our Selves Journal: Constellations of Black Radical Imagining: Black Arts and Popular Education, Toronto

2013    CUE Grants - Artist Micro-grant Project Funding, $800, Toronto

2012    Womynation Artist Collective Funding, $1200, Toronto

2009   First Place Award Winning Artist - Jacqueline Fry Bursary Award, Ottawa

 

Collaborations, Collectives

2014 - now           Whippersnapper Gallery Board Member, Toronto

2014                     s.o.s. curatorial collective, Toronto

2013                     The Dandelions: Queer and Trans* Performers in the Wind, Mural with Elicser Elliott, Toronto

2013                     QTPOC Peoples History of Activism Mural with Syrus Ware and Aemilius Ramirez, Toronto

2013                     CUE Grants, Artist Mentor, Toronto

2012                     Womynation Artist Collective, Toronto

2010-2013            T-Dot Renaissance Artist Collective, Toronto

2008-2010           Agitate! Ottawa Queer People of Colour Collective, Ottawa

 

Education

2012     Bachelor of Education - Intermediate/Senior - Visual Arts and Politics 

             Urban Education Stream - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education - University of Toronto 

 

2010     Bachelor of Fine Arts - Visual Arts, Global Politics Minor - University of Ottawa

 


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