Curriculum Vitae

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting Major. Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD) Calgary, AB, Canada. 2010-2014

Awards/Scholarships/Honors

2014 – The Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art

Graduating Scholarship.

-The Doris Brown Memorial Scholarship.

-The Richard Halliday Memorial Award.

2013 – ACAD Painting 3rd Year Scholarship

2012 -ACAD Painting 2nd Year Scholarship

-ACAD 2nd Year Drawing Major Merit Scholarship

2010-Letter of Invitation into ACAD

-Leighton Foundation Scholarship

-AHSFA Outstanding Student Award (Art 35)

-AHSFA Outstanding Student Award (Art 15)

-Best Artist Award-’10 Graduation

-Nominated for the Calgary Herald Class Act Award

2009-Leighton Foundation Scholarship

-AHSFA Outstanding Student Award (Art 30)

-Sheep Creek Art Council Certificate of Honor for  Outstanding Contribution to Art

-Royal Canadian Legion Poster Competition-First Place Turner Valley Branch #78

2008-AHSFA Outstanding Student Award (Art 10)

-Royal Canadian Legion Poster Competition-First Place Area Level

-Royal Canadian Legion Poster Competition-First Place District Level

-Royal Canadian Legion Poster Competition-First Place Turner Valley Branch #78

Group Exhibitions

2014– Perspectives-Art, Inflammation and Me. Europaplein 22, Exhibition Centre. Amsterdam, Netherlands.

– Cátedra Arte y Enfermedades. Group Exhibition. Galerie Wagram. Paris, France.

– Ladies First. Group Exhibition. Hot Wet Art City. Vancouver, BC, Canada.

2013  -Cátedra Arte y Enfermedades. Group Exhibition. Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark.

-Natura Nihil Frusta Facit (Nature Does Nothing in Vain). Group Exhibition. Barron Fine Art Gallery. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-Vernissage. Group Exhibition. BBAM! Gallery/Galerie Bbam. Montreal, QB. Canada.

– artRise. Group Exhibition. Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary, AB. Canada.

6th Annual Ladies First Show. Group Exhibition. Parlor Gallery. Asbury, NJ, USA.

The Love Show. Group Exhibition. Art Spot, Calgary, AB. Canada.

2013 Sketchbook Project. Touring Group Exhibition. Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY,  USA.

2012Winter Group Show. Group Exhibition. Resolution Art Gallery, Calgary, AB, Canada.

Under $100 Art Show. Group Exhibition. Le Rock, Calgary, AB. Canada.

ACAD Winter Show & Sale. Group Exhibition. ACAD, Calgary, AB. Canada.

Hitched. Group Exhibition & Auction. Motion Gallery. Calgary, AB. Canada.

We Can Be Heroes. Group Exhibition. Hot Wet Art City Gallery. Vancouver, BC. Canada.

Self Portrait Project. Group Exhibition. Brooklyn Library. Brooklyn, NY, USA.

6x6x2012. Group Exhibition. Rochester Contemporary Art Centre. Rochester, NY, USA.

Hot One Inch Action. Group Exhibition. SIT, Calgary, AB, Canada.

The Soul. Group Exhibition. Cat Eye Building. Calgary, AB, Canada.

Coming Out: Emerging Artists. Group Exhibition. Evanescence Gallery. High River, AB, Canada.

2011ACAD Winter Show and Sale. Group Exhibition. ACAD. Calgary, AB. Canada.

Okotoks First Saturday. Individual vendor in Town Plaza. Calgary, AB, Canada.

        Creative Market Weekend. Individual vendor. Resolution Gallery. Calgary, AB, Canada.

         Market Collective-Group Exhibition. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-’We Were Once Plain’-Group Exhibition. ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-First Year Show-Group Exhibition. ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-SAIT Tower Art Show-Group Exhibition. SAIT. Calgary, AB, Canada.

2009This Way. Duo show with Ryan Leason. 242 Palindrome Gallery. Okotoks, AB, Canada.

2008Umbrella Show. Group Exhibition. 242 Palindrome Gallery. Okotoks, AB, Canada.

2007Modern Minded. Group Exhibition. Okotoks Art Gallery. Okotoks, AB, Canada.

Exhibitions Curated/Facilitated

2014– #SELFIE. Group Exhibition. The Wall Gallery. ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada. (Gallery Director)

-The Postcard Show. Group Exhibition. The Wall Gallery. ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada. (GalleryDirector)

2013-The 6th Annual LADIES FIRST Art Show & Tour: Calgary Show. Group Exhibition. Art Spot, Calgary, AB, Canada. (Facilitated & contributing artist)

-You’re Welcome: An Art Show. Group Exhibition. Main Mall, ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada.  (Co-Facilitated & contributing artist)

 2012 -Colorful Finger Painting and More. Group Exhibition. 371, ACAD. Calgary, AB, Canada.

(Co-Faciliated & contributing artist )

-LowBrow Art Show 2012. Group Exhibition. Resolution Art Gallery. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-That Beautiful Thing. Group Exhibition. Evanescence Art Studio & Gallery. High River, AB, Canada.

-Starving Artists. Group Exhibition. Resolution Gallery. Calgary, AB, Canada.

-NeverWhere Exhibition. Group Exhibition. Mob Hit Productions. Arrata Opera Centre. Calgary, AB, Canada.

2011 – LowBrow Art Show. Group Exhibition. Resolution Art Gallery. Calgary, AB, Canada.

 2010– The Creative Identity. Group Exhibition. 242 Palindrome Gallery. Okotoks, AB, Canada

Press

2014– Caddell, Jinxi. Black & White. ed. Volume 1. Oos Books, 2014. Print.
– Creative Quarterly, Volume 36. (3 images) Online.
– Cátedra Arte y Enfermedades international publication. Artist Bio and image over 2 page spread.

-Hunt, Stephen. “Art Groups Look to Connect the Isolated and The Lonely.” Calgary Herald. 4 Apr. 2014. Print.

-SAIT Journalism Documentary. Lizzie Carr, In & Out of the Studio.

2013-“Man out to Sea with Nick Haywood | Michael Through Time.” Michael Through Time | Wandering, Writing,  Changing The World. N.p., n.d. Web.

-“Curating Carr, the Canadian Creator. | Salina Swirsky.” Salina Swirsky | journalism student. N.p., n.d. Web.

2012 – Breakfast Television-Show & Sale Interview. November 25. 2012.

– Rollie, Tammy. “Art Student Thrilled To Curate New Exhibition”. Western Wheel. August  22. 2012: 31. Print.

2011 – 2011 Critic’s Favorites. Fast Forward Weekly. 28 Dec. 2011. 6,7,8. Print. (LOWBROW Art Show was one of critics top 4 Calgary/Edmonton exhibitions in 2011).

2011-Baxter, Meaghan . “Don’t Let The Name Fool You; Serving Up the Unconventional.” Fast Forward Weekly 22 Sept. 2011: 41. Print.

2010– Neely, Tamara. “Tattoos and graffiti provide inspiration: Lizzie Carr to attend ACAD”. The Western Wheel. 14 Apr. 2010. 38, 39. Print.

-Neely, Tamara. “School exhibit showcase individual style.” The Western Wheel.  29 Apr. 2010. Print.

2008 – Aspinall, Lyle . “Ink Tattoo.” The Western Wheel 15 Feb. 2008. Print.

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