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Curriculum Vitae – Melanie Figueroa

Calgary, AB

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Education

1993       3 yrs Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB

Major: Visual Communications

 

Exhibitions/ Sales/ Commissions

2020   *cancelled due to covid pandemic

CCPS, Fall Palette Fine Art Show, members show, Triwood Community Hall, Calgary, AB, Oct 2020

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Oct 2020

State of Art Society, (guest artist), group exhibition, Strathcona Community Centre, Calgary, AB Oct 2020

Blueridge Arts Walk, member show, Blueridge Rise NW, Calgary, AB, Aug 2020

Framed on Fifth, (juried) Neighbour’s Day Celebration, group show, Calgary AB, June 2020

Leighton Art Centre, (juried) Juried Member Show, group show, virtual exhibition, Apr 2020

Naked LeafCustom Label Program, (juried) Spring Tea Tin Collection, label #367, Calgary, AB Apr 2020

Leighton Art Centre, (by invitation) Clothesline Festival & Art Sale, group show, Millarville, AB, June 2020

Artistic Entities, Art & Design Show, group show, Varsity Community Centre, Calgary, AB May 2020

State of Art Society (guest artist), group exhibition, Strathcona Christie Centre, Calgary, AB May 2020

CCPS, Spring Palette Fine art Show, members show, Triwood Community Hall, Calgary, AB, Apr 2020

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Apr 2020

The Blackboard Gallery, solo show, Lanes / Lines, cSpace King Edward, Calgary, AB, Feb 2020

 

2019

Leighton Art Centre, Christmas in the Country,  group show/sale, Millarville,  AB, Nov-Dec 2019

CCPS, Fall Palette Fine Art Show, members show, Triwood Community Hall, Calgary, AB, Oct 2019

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Oct 2019

Federation of Canadian Artists, (juried) Vancouver Salon, group show, Vancouver, BC, Aug 2019

Melanie Figueroa Arts, Art in the Yard Studio Show & Sale, solo show, Calgary, AB, July 2019

cSpace, Paula Timm Studio, (by invitation), Hats Off! An Artist Roundup, group show, Calgary, AB July 2019

Framed on Fifth, (juried) Neighbour’s Day Celebration, group show, Calgary AB, June 2019

Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium/Lower Lobby, group show, Local Shades, Calgary, AB, June 2019

Commissioned Work: “Sunnyside School”, Darlene Kitchen, Sunnycider Cider House , Calgary, AB

cSpace, Paula Timm Studio, (by invitation), Viva La Cultura, group show, Calgary, AB, May 2019

Artistic Entities, Art & Design Show, group show, Varsity Community Centre, Calgary, AB May 2019

CCPS, Spring Palette Fine art Show, members show, Triwood Community Hall, Calgary, AB, Apr 2019

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Apr 2019

Willow Park School, Arts-Centred Learning, Featured Exhibitor, Willow Park School, Calgary, AB Feb 2019

 

2018

Destination Art, Artist Corner exhibit, Featured Artist, Calgary, AB, Dec 2018

Framed on Fifth, fundraiser, painted birdhouse donation, Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association, Calgary, AB

Lineham House Galleries, (juried), group show, True North Strong + Free, Okotoks, AB, Nov 2018 – Feb 2019

CCPSFall Palette Fine art Show, members show, Triwood Community Hall, Calgary, AB, Oct 2018

Leighton Art Centre, Christmas in the Country,  group show/sale, Millarville,  AB, Nov 2018

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Oct 2018

Leighton Art Centre, (by invitation) Clothesline Festival & Art Sale, group show, Millarville, AB, June 2018

UppstArtrepresented artist, online gallery, Calgary, AB July 2018 – current

Framed on Fifth, (by invitation) Neighbour’s Day Celebration, group show, Calgary AB, June 2018

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Apr 2018

FosterMAK Artists, represented artist, online gallery, Calgary, AB, Jan 2018 – current

Motion Gallery, resident artist  Jan – Apr 2018, Calgary, AB

 

2017

Adopt an Artist, solo installation at Better Business Bureau, Calgary, AB Nov 2017 – Apr 2018

FosterMAK Artists, (by invitation) Art Series IIgroup exhibition, Calgary, AB, Nov 2017

Leighton Art Centre, Christmas in the Country,  group show/sale, Millarville,  AB, Nov 2017

Art From the Unknown: Presented by Rachel Notley, (juried), group show, Calgary, AB Oct 2017

Beacon Original Art, (juried) Fall Show & Sale, group exhibition, Calgary, AB, Oct 2017

CAA Art Harvest, (juried) Artisan Market Calgary Arts Academy, Calgary, Sep 2017

FosterMAK Artists, (by invitation) Art Series Igroup exhibition, Calgary, AB, June 2017

Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, (juried) Connections: Our Home and Native Land, group show, Calgary, AB, June 2017

Vale’s Greenhouse, (juried) Cultivation of Art Show & Sale, group show, Black Diamond, AB, June 2017

FosterMAK Artists, (by invitation) Gathering, group exhibition, Calgary, AB, June 2017

Framed on Fifth, (juried) Neighbour’s Day Celebration, group show, Calgary AB, June 2017

Framed on Fifth, (juried) Artefacts: Two-Person show with Tracy Burton, Calgary, Apr 2017

Calyx Distinctive Arts, (juried) group exhibition, Crescent Heights, Calgary, AB  Apr 2017

 

2016     

RAW Artists Calgary, VERVE (juried) group exhibition, Marquee Club Calgary, Dec 15, 2016

Leighton Art Centre, Christmas in the Country,  group show/sale, Millarville,  AB, Nov 2016

Motion Gallery, group exhibition, November 2016

Stride Gallery, Printed Matter Affair, group show, Calgary, AB, Nov 2016

Calyx Distinctive Arts, (juried) group exhibition, Crescent Heights Calgary, AB, Oct 2016

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Calgary, AB Oct 2016

CAA Art Harvest, (juried) Artisan Market , Calgary Arts Academy, Calgary, Sep 2016

Framed on Fifth, (juried) Neighbour’s Day Celebration, group show, Calgary AB, June 2016

Midtowne Gallery, (juried) Three Painters, group show, Calgary, Mar 18 – Apr 15, 2016

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Apr 2016

 

2015

Bearspaw Christmas Market, Artisan Market, Calgary, AB, Nov 2015

Leighton Art Centre, (juried) Christmas in the Country,  group show/sale, Millarville,  AB, Nov 2015

Beacon Original Art, (juried) group exhibition, Bridgeland Riverside Community Centre, Oct 2015

CAA Art Harvest, Artisan Market, Calgary Arts Academy, Calgary, Sep 2015

 

2014

Commission: “Kevin’s Yard”, Kevin Batke, Calgary, AB

Commission: “Hidey House”, Tracey Yurystowski, Thorsby, AB

 

2013

Art Happens, group show, Atlantis Fine Framing Studio & Gallery, Calgary, AB, Mar 2013

Commission:  “My Red Window”, Rachel & David Martin, Gloucester, EN

 

 

Private/Public Collections

Private Collections:

Calgary, AB; Vancouver, BC; Okotoks, AB; Bragg Creek, AB; Santiago, Chile; Gloucester, EN; Ontario

 

Affiliations

Calgary Community Painters Society (CCPS) – Active Member, Publicity Committee 2018-20, Show Director 2020

UppstArt Calgary – Represented Artist

Federation of Canadian Artists – Active Member

Leighton Art Centre, Millarville, AB – Active Member

fosterMAK.com, Calgary, AB- Represented Artist

Visual Arts Alberta – Carfac – Member

RAW Artists Organization – Alumni

Adopt an Artist, Calgary, AB – Exhibitor