Shannon Taylor-Jones is an emerging Canadian artist based in Toronto. She graduated from OCAD University in 2016 with a major in Drawing and Painting and a minor in Photography. Although primarily a painter, her work is interdisciplinary and both two-dimensional and installation based. Sheworks with ideas of intuition and materiality in her practice, focusing on abstraction.

Upcoming

2017      Why the @#&! Do You Paint? All the Colour, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto: 
                     October 9 - November 26

                De Profundis: Celebrating 30 Years of Workman Arts, Workman Arts:
                     November (Dates TBA)

Education

2017      Museum and Cultural Management Graduate Certificate, Centennial College
               (projected 2018) 

2016      BFA, Ontario College of Art and Design University

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017      Big X Exhibitions, Ink and Water Tattoo, Toronto
               Summer Emerging Art Exhibit, Gallery 1313, Toronto
               one after the other, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto
              #Exnovation, THEMUSEUM, Kitchener 

2016      Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Mississauga
               Split Vision, Red Door Gallery, Georgetown 
               Dog Days, Broadview Espresso, Toronto
               GradEx 101, OCADU, Toronto
               The Big Draw, OCADU, Toronto
               The Small Draw, OCADU, Toronto

2015     This is Not a Craft Fair, OCADU, Toronto

2013     Festival of The Body, OCADU, Toronto

2012     TDSB Open Art Exhibition, OCADU, Toronto
             Smart Start Student Art Show, Sherway Gardens, Toronto

Curatorial Projects

2017     one after the other, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Toronto

Professional Affiliations

2017-present       Workman Arts 

Awards

2015      Catherine Daigle Scholarship

2012      Earla Alexander Award

Fairs

2015     Etsy: Made in Canada, OCADU, September 26, Toronto

             The Lincoln: Pop Up Market @ Placebo Space, July 26, Toronto 

             Pink Market 2015, Artscape Youngplace, June 27-28, Toronto
             

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