Name

Amanda M. Weightman

About

Amanda was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta and currently lives in Montreal, Quebec. She is a self-taught, professional artist and children's art instructor.

Amanda is represented by Latitude Art Gallery in Calgary.
www.latitudeartgallery.com

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

February 2009 to February 2010 - Apprenticeship under multidisciplinary, professional artist and educator, Natalie Lynem; Calgary, AB

April 2007 to January 2008 - Apprenticeship under professional artist, James Wyper; Calgary, AB

WORK ON DISPLAY at

Latitude Art Gallery
625 11th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

The Bow Valley Club
370, 250 - 6th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

EXHIBITIONS

October 2009 - Woman and Water; Solo Exhibition;
The Marquee Room; Calgary, AB

April 2009 - The Dreadful Gestalt; Papa Wheely Artists’ Association Group Exhibition; Art Gallery of Calgary; Calgary, AB

January 2009 - 1111: Largest Group Exhibition in Alberta; Curated by Paul Hughes;
Meals on Wheels; Calgary, AB

2008 - 2009 - Erotica Xxxposed Art Xxxhibition; Group Exhibition travelling with Taboo Sex Show;
Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, AB, and Regina, SK

November 2008 - Buttons are a Girl’s Best Friend; Solo Exhibition;
Vicious Circle; Calgary, AB

February 2008 - Opening Reception Display for 'The Premature Burial'; Raven Theatre Production;
Motel at The Epcor Centre; Calgary, AB

DONATIONS

October 2009 - Fundraising Series for Canadian International Learning Foundation

April 2009 - Cork and Canvas Wine and Art Festival; The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

March 2009 - Artists for The Poor Fundraiser; Calgary

April 2008 - Theatre Bsmt; The Lougheed House; Calgary

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

October 2009 / Guest Speaker; Centre for Gifted Education, University of Calgary

March 2009 - June 2009 / Production Designer; North Country Cinema

January 2009 – July 2010 / Art Instructor; Creative Kids Classes / The Green Learning Academy, Calgary

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

September 2010 - Present / Art Enrichment Instructor; Roslyn Elementary School, Montreal

February 2009 - February 2010 / Artist in Residence; Ian Bazalgette Junior High School, Calgary

LINKS:
Latitude Art Gallery www.latitudeartgallery.com
North Country Cinema www.northcountrycinema.com