Shannon Taylor-Jones is an emerging Canadian artist based in Toronto and London, Ontario. She graduated from OCAD University in 2016 with a major in Drawing and Painting and a minor in Photography. She works with ideas of intuition and materiality in her practice, focusing on abstraction.


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Education

2018      Museum and Cultural Management Postgraduate Certificate, Centennial College

2016      Bachelor of Fine Arts, OCAD University

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018      Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Mississauga
               SATURATE, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto
               Art & Mindfulness: Art x Bissel 2018, University of Toronto, Toronto       
               The Big Draw, OCADU, Toronto

2017      1000FOR10, DCP Studios, Toronto      
               VUCO Artspace Christmas Market, VUCO Artspace, Toronto      
               A Festivus For The Rest of Us, Northern Contemporary, Toronto
               De Profundis, Workman Arts, Toronto
               Why the @#&! Do You Paint? All the Colour, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto
               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

Curatorial Projects

2018      SATURATE, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto
               What's in a Name?, Centennial College Story Arts Centre, Toronto

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

Professional Experience and Affiliations

2018      Resident Artist, Good Sport (current)

2018      Development Coordinator, Akin Collective 

2017      Member, Workman Arts (current)

Awards

2015      Catherine Daigle Scholarship

2012      Earla Alexander Award

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