b. 1977 (Canada)

Education

2012       Bachelor of Fine Arts, Visual Arts - Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, BC

2009     Department of Fine Arts - Langara College, Vancouver, BC                           
 

Exhibition History  

2021       The History of the World is Written, Dual Exhibition, Newton Cultural Centre Gallery, Surrey, BC

2021       Drawing 2021, Group Exhibition (online), John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON

2021       Spotlight, Group Exhibition, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2020      Mmm..., Group Exhibition, Access Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2020      Cut/Paste/Resist, Group Exhibition, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB

2019        Displacement, Group Exhibition, Eastside Culture Crawl, The Cultch, Vancouver, BC                                       

2019        Arts 2019, Group Exhibition, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC

2017        Montréal Massacre Memorial, Group Exhibition, Moat Gallery, Vancouver, BC                                                                  

2017        Landscapes, Solo Exhibition, The Wallflower, Vancouver, BC                                                                                        

2017        DiverCity, Group Exhibition, Deer Lake Gallery, Burnaby, BC                                                                                         

2016        There Goes the Train, Solo Exhibition, Plaskett Gallery, New Westminster, BC                                                      

2015        Winter Emerging Artists, Group Exhibition, The Beaumont Studios, Vancouver, BC                                           

2012        Temporary Assignment, Group Exhibition, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, BC                                                
2012       The Show, Group Exhibition, Emily Carr University + Art and Design, Vancouver, BC                                                                   
2010       South Hill Public Art Exhibit, Group Exhibition, 1612 Gallery, Vancouver, BC                                                          
                                                                           

 

Special Projects

2021       121920 Exhibition, Contributor, a public installation by Peter Christenson 

                 http://www.peterchristenson.com/x/121920.html

2018       Intuition Commons, Contributor, an artistic work by Christine D’Onofrio,                

                 http://intuitioncommons.com/moments/cjn20eyri079e0144xldb10zj                                                                      

2017       Park’s Edge Paint Off, Live Painting Competition, Deer Lake Gallery, Burnaby, BC                                               

2014       Membership Plus+, Official Campaign artist, Vancouver International Film Festival                                             

                                    

Memberships & Community Involvement

2020 -2021       Board Member, Kitsilano Community Centre Association, Vancouver, BC

2018 - Present   Canada Arts Council Artist    

2016 - Present   Studio Artist, Sunrise Studios, Vancouver, BC                                                                                                                           2015 - 2019       Special Event Support, The Western Front, Vancouver, BC         

2016                     East Vancouver Culture Crawl Artist Participant, Vancouver, BC                                                                                                          

Bibliography

Frisken, Christy. “blind man’s bluff.” W49. Ed. Justine Brown et al. Vancouver: Langara College, 2004. 37. Print.

Frisken, Christy: Roadhouse, Drawing. Langara Fine Art Catalogue, 2009.

Laurence, Robin (Reviewer): “Grads Go Painterly and Photo-Real”, Georgia Straight, May 10–17, 2012, p.52.
 

Collections

2008 - Present   Private (Various)                                                                                                                              

2014                       Vancouver International Film Festival

2009                      Langara Fine Arts Department