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Caitlin Sutherland
b. 1983, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014 – Present        Programming Director, Hamilton Artists Inc.; Hamilton, ON.
2015                         Curatorial Consultant, The Cotton Factory; Hamilton, ON.     
2013 – 2014             Programming Coordinator, Hamilton Artists Inc.; Hamilton, ON.      
2013                          Programming Assistant, Hamilton Artists Inc.; Hamilton, ON.
2012 – 2013             Curatorial Assistant, University of Toronto Art Centre; Toronto, ON.
2011                          Interim Administrative Director, Hamilton Artists Inc.; Hamilton, ON.

2010                         Programming Assistant/ Collections Coordinator, Workers Arts and Heritage Centre; Hamilton, ON.
2009                        Executive Assistant, Workers Arts & Heritage Centre; Hamilton, ON.
2006 – 2009           Preparator (all gallery sites), OCAD U; Toronto, ON.
2008                        Collections Coordinator, Workers Arts & Heritage Centre; Hamilton, ON. 
2006 – 2008           Visitor Services Associate, Art Gallery of Hamilton; Hamilton, ON.
2007 – 2008           Preparator, Art Gallery of Hamilton; Hamilton, ON.
2007                         Marketing Assistant, Art Gallery of Hamilton; Hamilton, ON.
2006                         Interim Educator, Art Gallery of Hamilton; Hamilton, ON.
                                  Curatorial Intern, Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of Hamilton.
                                  Registration Intern, Art Gallery of Hamilton.
2004 – 2006           Director, Art Room and Auction, Anime North; Toronto, ON
1996 – 1999             Administrative Assistant, Art Sales and Auctions, Team Eh; Various locations across southern Ontario.

CURATORIAL RECORD

2018
Same Corner, Same Juys, Same Line of Work, Vanessa Maltese; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. (forthcoming)

2017                           
Never cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon, Members of (F)NOR (Donna Akrey, Margaret Flood, Svava Juliusson), Richard Ibghy & Marilou Lemmens, Hazel Meyer, Kelly Mark and Jo-Anne Balcaen; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. (forthcoming)

Guidance, Bogdan Luca, Nancy Anne McPhee and Trudy Perks; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Ignition 5: Hamilton Artists Inc.’s Award for Distinction in the McMaster Studio Art Program, Kristina Durka, Stephanie Grant and Jonathan Mitchell. Co-curated with David Trautrimas; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON.

2016                            
Warmblood, Vicky Sabourin; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Topographies: Space and Place, Nicole Clouston, Singithi Kandage and Jordyn Stewart; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Photophobia Contemporary Moving Image Festival, Jo-Anne Balcean, Elizabeth Chitty, Abedar Kamgari, Alex Kisilevich, Thomas Kneubühler, Josephine Massarella, Andrew O’Connor, Carla Veldman, Lee Skinner, Julia Huynh, John Hofsess, Peter Rowe, Robert Arlington and Eugene Levy. Co-curated with Ryan Ferguson; Art Gallery of Hamilton & Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Proximities, Nahed Mansour, Lee Nutbean and Giles Whitaker; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Ignition 4: Hamilton Artists Inc.’s Award for Distinction in the McMaster Studio Art Program, Abedar Kamgari, DB Kellam, Lydia Santia; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON.

2015                            
Into the Wild, Sonny Assu, Jason Brown, Leisure (Susannah Wesley and Meredith Carruthers), Duane Linklater, Alex McLeod, Darren Rigo, Elinor Whidden, and Young & Giroux as well as select works from the Art Gallery of Hamilton and Workers Arts and Heritage Centre’s permanent collections; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON.

The Self, Morgan Kamocki Allaby, Vivian Chan, Humboldt Magnussen and Alize Zorlutuna; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Tapestry: Queering the Gaze, JJ Levine; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Chance, KG Guttman, John Haney and Alejandro Tamayo; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Visual Poetics of Embodied Shame, Chun Hua Catherine Dong; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

Traces, KJ Bedford, Carlos Granados-Ocon and Stephanie Vegh; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

2014
Infinite Daydreams: Reflections on the Sublime Imaginary, Max Streicher and Select Youth Participants. Co-curated with Kendra Ainsworth; Art Gallery of Burlington, Burlington, ON.

[becoming] The logic of Memory, Corinne Duchesne, Peter Horvath and Anna Torma; Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. ∆

2013
Perpetuum Mobile: This Text is a Sculpture, Sona Safaei-Sooreh; Gallery4 Annex, Hamilton, ON.

Student Perspectives: Global Aesthetics, Cathie Jamieson, Elsbeth Dodman, Jeannie Kim, Shellie Zhang, Maximilian Suillerot, Madeha Batool, Mengxi Wan, Ashley St. Pierre, and Farzaneh Victoria Fard. Co-Curated with Danielle Megaffin; Talking Walls, Hart House, Toronto, ON.

2010
A New Workers Songbook: Tor Lukasik-Foss and objects from the Workers Arts and Heritage Centre’s Permanent Collection. Co-Curated with Dodolab (Andrew Hunter and Lisa Hirmer); Workers Arts and Heritage Centre, Hamilton, ON.

2009
Collecting Artifice: Exploring Circumstance within the Permanent Collection, Julian Altrows, Taryn Mooradian, Stacey Sproule, Dylin North, Kate Dorzinskey, Phillip Sportel, Nick Allinson, Prempton Batku and Maya Kamo. Co-Curated with Stephanie Fielding, Maya Kamo & Meghan Empey; Learning Zone, Toronto, ON.

Hidden Treasures: Select Work from the Permanent Collection; Workers Arts and Heritage Centre, Hamilton, ON.

2007-2009                  
Retro Show (Annual Juried Retrospective across all departments typically featuring work of approximately 150 artists); OCAD University, Toronto, ON.

2007                            
OCA(D) UnPacked: Creative Complexities in the Permanent Collection; Onsite @ OCAD U, Toronto, ON.

2006                            
Inventory of Being, Peter Horvath; Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON.

MYOCAD 06 (Approximately 120 participating artists) Co-Curated with Kathryn Bondy; XPACE Cultural Center, Toronto, ON.

∆ Artist(s) selected via committee

ART WRITING AND CRITICISM (PUBLISHED)

2017          
“Aesthetic Experience and Generative Potential: Myriam Bleau and Martin  Messier” Function Keys 3 Conference – Centre[3] for Print and Media Arts. (Exhibition Essay)

2016          
“Martin Messier: Field.” Critical Superbeast. (Review)

2015                                
“Into the Wild.” Hamilton Artists Inc. (Exhibition Essay)

2014 
“Andrew McPhail’s Crybaby.” Untitled Art Society, Calgary AB. (Exhibition Essay)

2013
Graeme Patterson: Secret Citadel at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.” Daily Serving. (Review)
Irene Loughlin: the artist offers [her] hand.” Hamilton Arts and Letters Magazine (Critical career survey)
Not Just In It For The Shits And Giggles: Seripop at YYZ.” Daily Serving. (Review)
Ruinophilia: Luke Painter’s Rebound at Le Gallery.” Daily Serving. (Review)
No Dull Affairs at Onsite OCAD.” Daily Serving. (Review)
Postscript: An Ambitious Take on Conceptual Art and Writing at the Power Plant.” Daily Serving. (Review)
Artificial Two-Step: Elizabeth Zvonar’s Banal Baroque.” Daily Serving. (Review)

2012                            
I Am Not There and I Am Not Here.” Daily Serving. (Review)
I Am Not There and I Am Not Here.” Beautiful/Decay. (Review)
TH&B 2: Post-Industrial Strength.” Canadian Art. (Review)

2011                             
“Cavalcade: Becoming, Belonging and the Return of the Gaze.” Xpace Cultural Centre (Exhibition Essay)

2006                            
“Peter Horvath: Inventory of Being.” Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON. (Exhibition Essay)

BIBLIOGRAHY

2016                            
Morgan-Feir, Caoimhe. “There’s Magic in the Wilderness.” Canadian Art Online.
Traficante, Alana. “Vicky Sabourin: Warmblood.” Critical Superbeast.
Katz, Rachel. “Performing to the Sound of Silence.” The Silhouette.

2015                             
Fitzgerald, Lindsay. “Is this a Man or a Woman?” Hamilton Spectator.
Hago, Regina. “Seeing Double.” Hamilton Spectator.
Peesker, Saira. “Igniting the Careers of Hamilton’s Next-Gen Artists.” Hamilton Spectator.

2014                            
Caitlin Sutherland Appointed at Hamilton Artists Inc.” Canadian Art Online.
Hunter, Andrew. “Foundation Builders.” Now Look Here! Tor Lukasik-Foss. Hamilton Magazine.
Vegh, Stephanie. “[becoming] The Logic of Memory at Hamilton Artists Inc.” Akimblog.

2013                             
Kenny, Amy. “Library: Beyond the book.” Hamilton Spectator.

2010                            
Vegh, Stephanie. “Hamilton: The New Workers Songbook.” Akimblog.
Mahoney, Jeff. “A Song in Their Hearts for the Worker.” Hamilton Spectator.

2008                            
Taylor, Ric. “Caitlin Sutherland.” View Magazine.

2006
Keczan-Ebos, Mary. “CHAC Members at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.” Canadian Hungarian Artists’ Collective 3.5

AWARDS, JURIES AND COMMITTEES

2017
Nominee, Arts Administration, Hamilton Arts Awards                           

Guest Critic, final 4th year critiques, Department of Visual Arts, Sheridan/ University of Toronto Mississauga
Advisory Committee Member, ArtsBuild Ontario
Organizational Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
Assessment Juror, City Enrichment Fund – operating for semi professional/ emerging & requests under $5000, City of Hamilton
Board Director, ARCCO – Artist-Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario
Member, Visual Arts Committee, Hamilton Arts Council
Member, Organizing Committee, Critical Superbeast

2016                            
Juror, Norfolk County Visual Arts Competition, Norfolk Fair, Simcoe Ontario
Juror, Biennial Juried Exhibition, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brantford
Guest Critic, MFA Cohort, Department of Visual Arts, University of Western Ontario
Board Director, ARCCO – Artist-Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario
Organizational Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
City of Hamilton Public Art Master Plan Focus Group
Member, Visual Arts Committee, Hamilton Arts Council
Founding Member/ Organizing Committee Member, Critical Superbeast

2015                             
Juror, Hamilton Biennale, Hundred Dollar Gallery
2 Organizational Project Grants, Canada Council for the Arts
Juror, Arts of August Showcase, Living Rock Youth Outreach Centre
Member, Visual Arts Committee, Hamilton Arts Council
Juror, Women’s Art Association, 119th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Gallery of Hamilton
Nominee, Arts Administration, Hamilton Arts Awards

2014                           
Juror, Arts of August Showcase, Living Rock Youth Outreach Centre
Member, Visual Arts Committee, Hamilton Arts Council

2007-2009                  
Criticism and Curatorial Representative, OCAD Student Union

EDUCATION

Master of Museum Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, 2011-2013

Bachelor of Fine Arts: Criticism and Curatorial Practices, OCAD University, Toronto ON, 2010

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