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University of Victoria, Master of Fine Arts, majoring in photography, Victoria, BC, Canada.

Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Bachelor’s in Visual Arts, majoring in photography, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Solo Exhibitions  

Untitled -TBD”, February 06-21, 2021. Xchanges Art Gallery. Victoria, British Columbia.

“Paradise Island”, Audain Gallery, March 30-April 10, Victoria, British Columbia

“Site of Memory”, Audain Gallery, October 07-11 2019, Victoria, British Columbia

“Kin”, Calgary Arts Pioneer Building, Exposure Photography Festival, February 05-28, 2019, Calgary, Alberta.

“Within Vast”. Solo Exhibition. Greater Goods Art Space + Gallery. April 01 2016- May 29 2016, Calgary, Alberta.

Group Shows

“Related Repose”, Life Stories, November 2020. Legacy Art Gallery, Victoria, British Columbia.

“Vertigo Group Showcase”, January 01, 2019-June 29, 2019,Calgary Alberta

“Common Thread”, Audain Gallery, September 17-22 2018
Victoria, British Columbia

“Photographers Showcase”, Exposure Photography Festival, February 01-28, 2018,Calgary, Alberta

“The Show” Charles H. Scott Gallery, Granville Island, May 2015,Vancouver, BC


UNTIL Magazine. May 13, 2020. “Resilience”. Juried Digital Exhibition.

PhotoLife. January 29, 2019. “Exposure: Alberta’s Photography Festival Marks 15 Years”. Article.

Calgary Herald. January 31, 2019. “Exposure Photography Festival: Five to See”. Article.

 Daily Mail.
November 22 2014
“Would you let YOUR four-year-old daughter do your makeup?”

Cosmopolitan Magazine.
November 23 2014
“This is What It Looks Like When Daughters Do Their Mom’s Makeup” Article.

Huffington Post.
November 20 2014
“When Daughters Do These Mothers Makeup, We See Beauty The way A Child Does”

Metro News.
November 29 2014.
“Elly Heise’s Daughter Does My Makeup Photography Project Results In Some Strong Looks”. Article.

PetaPixel. November 29 2014. “Heartwarming #DaughterDoesMyMakeup Portraits Question The Idea of Beauty”. Article.

RTL Explosiv Das Magazin. December 12 2014. “Wenn kleine Töchter ihre Mütter schminken, wird’s bunt”. Television Interview.

November 24 2014.
“These Moms Let Young Daughters Do Their Makeup”. Article.

Awards and Scholarships

Jesse Allan Foresyth Solarship, University of Victoria. December 2019. Victoria, British Columbia.

Audrey St. Denys & M. E. Johnson Scholarship, December 2019.
Victoria, British Columbia.

Jesse Allan Foresyth Scholarship, University of Victoria. April 2019, Victoria, British Columbia.

Graduate Award, University of Victoria. April 2019.
Victoria, British Columbia.

Graduate Award. University of Victoria, April 2019.
Victoria, British Columbia.

Juried Winner of Emerging Photographers Showcase, February 2018, Calgary, Alberta.

Grand Prize, Jurors Choice Award. Medicine Hat Visual Arts Exhibition. July 25 2016. Medicine Hat, Alberta.

Jason Lang Scholarship, Alberta College of Art and Design. April 2013, Calgary, Alberta.


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