Artist CV

Penny Heather - CV

Visual Artist 

penny.heather.art@gmail.com | pennyheatherart.com | 819 342 0682

 

Education  

Bishops University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, with Honours in Studio Practice, 2014

 

Exhibitions

2020 July, ‘Garden Art Exhibition’, Group Show, Fredericton

2019 December, ‘Capital 100 Or Less’, Group show at Towne Centre, Fredericton 

2019 August, ‘Waterloo Row Art Show’, Group show, Fredericton
2019 May, ‘Capital 100 Or Less’, Group show at Queens Square, Fredericton 

2019 March, ‘ART IS ARTIST’, Group Show at The Picaroons Roundhouse, Fredericton

2019 March, ‘Mudita Opening’, Solo Exhibition for charity At Mudita, Fredericton 

2019 February, ‘Black History Month - Artist in Residence’, Solo Exhibition at The Black Loyalist Heritage Society, Nova Scotia

2018 December, ‘Capital 100 Or Less’, Group show at Queens Square, Fredericton 

2018 November, ‘Christmas in the Village’, Group show, Gagetown

2018 October, ‘SHE’, Group show the Fredericton Arts Building, Fredericton

2018 October, ‘Inspire Mentor Awards Ceremony’, Solo show, Saint John

2018 September - June, ‘Garrison Night Market’, Artisan show at the Garrison District, Fredericton 

2018 September - May, ‘Boyce Farmers Market’, Artisans market, Fredericton

2018 July, ‘Waterloo Row Art Show’, Group show, Fredericton
2018 May, ‘Capital 100 Or Less’, Group show at Towne Centre, Fredericton 

2018 April, ‘Onwards East’, Solo Show at Motion Gallery, Calgary 

2018 January, ‘Isaacs Way Art Auction’, Fundraising auction at Isaacs Way, Fredericton

2017 December, ‘Under 100’, Group show at Towne Centre, Fredericton 

2017 December, ‘Under 100’, Group show, Calgary 

2016 December, ‘Under 100’, Group show, Calgary 

2016 November, ‘Simons Valley Show’, Artisan show at Simons Valley Ranch, Fredericton 

2014 April, ‘Graduating Fine Arts Exhibition’, Group show, Foreman Art Gallery, Sherbrooke


 

Collections & Public Artworks 

2020 September, Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, Murals 

2020 August, Flourish Festival, ‘Fond Farewell’ Mural

2020 August, Chesspiece Cafe’ & Patisserie, Mural

2020 July, Downtown Fredericton & SS Tire And Auto, ‘Fredericton Mural’

2020 July, CBC, ‘The Great Canadian Colouring Book’

2020 June, Sequoia, ‘Diversity’ Window Mural 

2020 June, Royal Barbershop, ‘Black lives Matter’ Window Mural 

2020 June, Bellwether, Lunar collection

2020 June, Chesspiece Cafe’ & Patisserie, ‘Black Lives Matter’ Window Mural

2019 October, Big Brothers Big Sisters Saint John “INSPIRE Mentor awards”, Commissioned sculptures

2019 July, Private collection, Mural 

2019 June, The Ville Cooperative, Eco Market mural

2019 May, Veg Out, Handpainted Food truck mural
2019 February, CBC Atlantic “Waves Of Change”, Commissioned painting

2018 October, Big Brothers Big Sisters Saint John “INSPIRE Mentor awards”, Commissioned sculptures

2018 September, Jeff Alpaugh Custom, Commissioned mural co-created with Laura Forrester 

2018 April, Islandview Veterinary Hospital, Commissioned Painting 

2014 - Present, Works held in private collections in Canada, the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom.

 


Art Event Organization 

2019 December,  ‘Capital 100$ or Less’, Co-concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts Collective group art sale Fredericton

2019 August, ‘Waterloo Row Art Show’, Co-organizer, Collaborative group show, Fredericton

2019 May,  ‘Capital 100$ or Less’, Co-concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts Collective group art sale Fredericton

2019 March, ‘ART IS ARTIST’, Concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts collaborative group show at the Picaroons Roundhouse Fredericton

2018 December, ‘Capital 100$ or Less’, Co-concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts Collective group art sale Fredericton

2018 November, ‘Christmas in the Village’, Co-organizer, Capital Arts group show, Gagetown

2018 October, ‘SHE’, Concept and co-organizer, Collaborative group show the Fredericton Arts Building, Fredericton 

2018 July, ‘Waterloo Row Art Show’, Co-organizer, Collaborative group show, Fredericton
2018 May, ‘Capital 100 Or Less’, Co-concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts Collective group art sale Fredericton 

2017 December, ‘Capital 100$ or Less’, Co-concept and co-organizer, Capital Arts Collective group art sale Fredericton

 

Employment in the arts 

2017- present: Co-founder and co-organizer of Capital Arts. A Fredericton based artist collective dedicated to creating exhibition and sale opportunities for local artists in various disciplines. 

2014-2017: Concept Artist and Art Director with Street Characters Inc. 

2014-2018: Props Builder with Street Characters Inc. 

 

Publications 

June 2020, Intertwined in Black Lives Matter, Article for CreatedHere New Brunswick

June 2020, Artist Paints ‘Uplifting’ Black Lives Matter Display, Article for Daily Gleaner

July 2020, Artists Hope Colorful Mural Downtown the Beginning of Something Bigger in Fredericton, Article for Daily Gleaner Fredericton 

December 2019, A Splash of Art Coming Downtown - for $100 or less, article for The Daily Gleaner 

December 2019, Sharing Space, Article for Created Here Magazine 

March 2019, Four Incredible Works of Art Inspired by Waves of Change, article for CBC Atlantic
October 2018, The Lunch Box Interview: Penny Heather, Sarah Sarty, Alison Veino, ‘SHE’, The Lunch Box with Mark Kilfoil, CHSR 97.9 FM
April 2018, Emerging Artists: April with Penny Heather, Article for Motion Gallery, Calgary

Professional Development 

2019 March, Marketing + Audience Development, Artslink workshop at The Ville, Fredericton

2019 February, Excellence in Communication for your Business Success, CBDC workshop, Fredericton
2019 January, Business Tips for Artists,  Artslink workshop at the Saint John Arts Centre

2018 November, Introduction to Silkscreening with Charles Clark, Small group lesson at The Ville Cooperative, Fredericton

2018 September, Business Tips for Artists,  Artslink workshop at The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton
 

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