DAGMARA GENDA

Works on paper
Wall works and installation
Writing
Bio and CV

C.V.

b. 1981, Koszalin Poland

Born in Poland and raised in Canada, Dagmara Genda continues to work out of Berlin. Her work has been shown primarily in Canada but also in the US and Germany. Genda has exhibited at the Walter Phillips Gallery at the Banff Centre for the Arts, Remai Modern (Saskatoon), Esker Foundation (Calgary) and the Arp Museum in Remagen, Germany.

CURRENT & UPCOMING
2018 : Everything That's Lost, solo exhibition, aceartinc., Winnipeg, CA
2017 : Was sich abzeichnet, Forum Alte Post, Pirmasens, DE

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 : cutting out the snow, vitrine installation at Gallery 44, Toronto, CA
2015 : Beating the Bush, Dunlop Art Gallery, Sherwood Branch, Regina, CA
2015 : Baby, it's cold inside, Aquarium Gallery Project Space, Ann Arbor Arts Center, Ann Arbor, US
2015 : Panorama Defsup Art Gallery, Thunder Bay, CA
2013 : cutting out the snow, Make Work Projects project space installation, Saskatoon, CA
2013 : Scenic Route, The Esker Foundation, Calgary, CA
2013 : Memoirs of a Time of Immaturity, Line Gallery, North Bay, CA
2012 : Tracing Tomorrow, KWT Contemporary, Toronto, CA
2011 : Building Disaster 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, US
2011 : From Venus to the Gods Headbones Gallery, Vernon, CA
2010 : Building Disaster, Stride Gallery, Calgary, CA
2008 : Screamers and Bangers : The Wallpaper Project, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 : Was sich abzeichnet, Arp Museum Bahnhof of Rolandseck, Remagen, DE
2017 : Made In Balmoral, Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, DE
2016 : Assemble: Five years of contemporary Canadian drawing Art Gallery of Sudbury, Sudbury, CA
2015 : The Sky is the Limit Remai Modern, Saskatoon, CA
2014 : It Should Always Be This Way, Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener & Area Biennial, Kitchener, CA
2014 : Curiouser & Curiouser Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, Sarnia, CA
2014 : Ecotopia, Kenderdine and College Art Galleries, Saskatoon, CA
2013 : Ecotopia, Nickle Galleries, Calgary, CA
2013 : Ecotopia, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, CA
2013 : No Overnight Camping, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, CA
2012 : Ecotopia, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, CA
2012 : Unplanned Architectures, Neutral Ground, Regina, CA
2011 : Summer Group Show, KWT Contemporary, Toronto, CA
2010 : 56th Annual Juried Art Show, Durham Art Guild, Durham, US
2010 : Under Skirt: A Peek at the Institution of Art Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, CA
2010 : Beyond the Mountain Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, CA
2010 : upArt, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, CA
2010 : Liminal Place Artspace, Peterborough, CA
2010 : Homelands, Modern Fuel, Kingston, CA
2010 : Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition's Best of '09 First Canada Place, Toronto, CA
2009 : Order/Chaos, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA
2009 : Birds, Forest City Gallery, London, CA
2007 : Shift, Gales Gallery, York University, Toronto, CA
2007 : The Emerging Landscape, Nickle Galleries, Calgary, CA

PROJECTS
2016 : Reorganization of One Hedge, artist project for BlackFlash Magazine, 33.3 (Summer 2016)
2011 : "Building Disaster," vinyl wall work in 421 W22nd Street, New York, NY for Blesso Properties, US
2011 : Vinyl wall work at 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, US

EDUCATION
2010 : Birkbeck College, University of London, London UK,
2010 : Masters of Research w/ Distinction in Humanities and Cultural Studies
2007 : The University of Western Ontario, London CA, Masters of Fine Arts
2005 : University of Manitoba, Winnipeg CA, Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours

RESIDENCIES
2016 : Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, DE
2015 : Plug In Summer Institute, Winnipeg, CA
2015 : Vermont Studio Center Artist Residency; Johnson, US
2015 : Banff Artist in Residence, Banff Centre, Banff, CA
2014 : MacDowell Colony Residency; Peterborough, US
2014 : Canada Council International Residency at Acme Studios, London, UK
2014 : Winterjourney, Banff Centre Thematic Residency, Banff, CA
2013 : Residency and 2nd biannual Art Festival at XuCun Commune , China
2011 : Artist in Residence at 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, US
2008 : Making Artistic Inquiry Visible, Thematic Residency at the Banff Centre, Banff, CA

AWARDS
2017 : Canada Council Project Grant
2016 : Ontario Arts Council Mid-Career Visual Arts Grant
2016 : Fellowship, Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral
2015 : Vermont Studio Center Fellowship supported by the Joan Mitchell Foundation
2014 : Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2014 : Saskatchewan Arts Board Established Artist Grant
2014 : Canada Council International Residency Production Grant
2013 : Access Copyright Foundation Professional Development Grant
2012 : Saskatchewan Arts Board Established Artist Creative Grant
2012 : Canada Council Project Grant
2011 : Winner of 3rd Ward's 2011 Open Call
2010 : 3rd Place at the 56th Annual Juried Art Show, Durham Art Guild, US

COLLECTIONS
Saskatchewan Arts Board
Various private collections

BIBLIOGRAPHY / PRESS
2016 : Ehleiter, Regine. Was sich abzeichnet, Catalogue as part of the exhibition organized by Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral (February, 2017).
2016 : Artist Portfolio in The Rusty Toque, Issue 11 (December 2016)
2015 : Timmons, Leila. Interview for Gallery 44, Toronto ON. October 24, 2015.
2013 : Burke, Amanda. Interview in conjunction with the exhibition Memoirs of Immaturity at the Line Gallery, North Bay ON, 2013.
2013 : Vogl, Rhiannon. "Breaking it down" in Get Guerilla : Culture at Ground Level Volume 10, no. 37, Fall 2013.
2013 : Bessai, Margaret. "Artist Profile" in Galleries West Vol 12, No 2. Summer 2013.
2013 : Vegh, Stephanie. Review of No Overnight Camping at Hamilton Artists Inc. in Akimblog, February 26, 2013.
2012 : Interviewed by Dudi Talin on the Gallery Hop, ArtSync TV, Roger's Cable. January 25, 2012.
2012 : Vaughan, R.M.. Review published in The Globe and Mail. Saturday, January 27, 2012.
2011 : Images published in Input Journal, New York, Summer 2011.
2010 : Symko, Riva. "Drawing Timeless : Mythology & Homelands" Anecdotia : the abstract aesthetics of everyday life. October 20,
2010 : 2010.
2010 : Tousley, Nancy. "Drawings add new edge to Stalin's 'gifts': Underlying narrative runs through work by Dagmara Genda." 2010 : Calgary Herald. March 21, 2010.
2009 : Burisch, Nicole. "Review of Screamers and Bangers: The Wallpaper Project." Shotgunreview.ca. February 16, 2009.

-Review of moving is in every direction at the Hamburger Bahnhof for Border Crossings.

 

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