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Exhibitions

Solo

2013 The Long Wait. Café for Contemporary Art. North Vancouver BC.

2013 Artek. Café for Contemporary Art. North Vancouver BC.

2009 The Long Wait. Les Territoires. Montreal QC.

2009 The Long Wait. FOFA Gallery. Montreal QC.

2006 I’m With Them. UCFV Gallery. Abbotsford BC.

2005 Limitations of Use: A Spatial Metaphor. Lobby Project Gallery. Vancouver BC.

Group

2013 Hold Them Up in Good Light. Access Artist Run Centre. Vancouver BC.

2012 Topography. Les Territoires. Montreal QC.

2010 Alternorthern. Lab Gallery. San Francisco. USA.

2009 The Cast of Shadows. Access Artist Run Centre. Vancouver BC.

2008 Proof. Gallery 44. Toronto Ont.

2008 Strata. Espace Artifacto. Montreal QC, Canada.

2007 Compression. Art Mûr. Montreal QC, Canada.

2007 Friendly Fire. Art Mûr. Montreal QC, Canada.

2005 Cyclops Dreams: Artist’s Books, Comics & ‘Zines. Access ARC. Vancouver BC.

2005 Facing History: Portraits of Vancouver. Centre d’art contemporian. Basse-Normandie, France.

2005 Bookville. Waygood Gallery. Newcastle, UK.

2004 Facing History: Portraits of Vancouver. Canadian Cultural Museum. Paris, France.

2003 Emily Carr Graduation Exhibition. Emily Carr University. Vancouver BC.

2003 Herb Ritts is Dead. Concourse Gallery. Vacouver BC.

2003 A Short Stranger Will Enter Your Life. The Crying Room Gallery. Vancouver BC.

2002 Awkward. Concourse Gallery. Vancouver BC, Canada.

2002 A Memorable Decline. Concourse Gallery. Vancouver BC, Canada.

2001 Facing History: Portraits of Vancouver. Presentation House Gallery. North Vancouver BC.

Everything Company Projects

2013 Three Wrongs Don’t Make a Right. Access Artist Run Centre. Vancouver BC.

2013 Nuit Blanche. Toronto Ont.

2013 Western Front 40th Anniversary Gala. Vancouver BC.

2012 The Chief on Top of the Chief. Squamish BC.

 

Education

2009 Master of Fine Arts Majoring in Photography at Concordia University.

2003 Bachelor of Fine Arts Majoring in Photography from Emily Carr University.

1998 Diploma of Fine Arts from the University College of the Fraser Valley.

 

Publications

Unsuitable as an Institution: The tenacity of access gallery 1992-2014, Vancouver 2014

Prefix Photo Issue 28, Toronto 2013

BlackFlash (Issue 30.3 Fall 2013), Saskatoon, 2013

Blackflash Issue 28.3, Saskatoon 2011

Flash Forward, Toronto 2010

Prefix Photo Issue 21, Toronto 2010

Next Level Magazine, Glasgow UK, 2009

The Cast of Shadows (catalogue). Vancouver 2009

UWHAH, Vancouver, 2009

Proof 15 (catalogue). Toronto, 2008

Cyclops’ Dreams (catalogue). Vancouver: Perro Verlag, 2005

Visages de l’histoire: portraits de Vancouver, Paris, 2004

Facing History: Portraits of Vancouver, Vancouver, 2002

 

Collections

Waygood Gallery. Newcastle, UK.

University College of the Fraser Valley Gallery. Abbotsford, Canada.

Various Private collections

 

Professional Experience & Service

2013—Present Sessional Instructor at Emily Carr University. Vancouver BC.

2013—Present Sessional Instructor at the University of the Fraser Valley. Abbotsford BC.

2012—Present Curator Gallery 295. Vancouver BC.

2012 Artist Assistant for Brendan Fernandez. Vancouver BC.

2008 – 2011- Artist Assistant for Evergon and Gisele Amantea.

2006 – 2008 Teacher’s Assistant for Concordia University.

2004 Documentation photographer for Access Artist Run Centre.

 

Articles and Reviews

2014 Into the Archeology of Social Experience, Paul de Guzman, The Naked, January 18th 2014.

2013 Access: Wrongness as Excess in Photo Conceptualism, Kevin Griffen, Vancouver Sun November. 27th 2013.

2013 The Opening – Jason Gowans and Michael Love of Gallery 295, Alex Quicho, Vancouver is Awesome, Oct.13th 2013.

2009 The Long Wait, Mike Landry, Things of Desire, Issue 54.

2009 Michael Love – The Long Wait, Aislinn Leggett, Slightly Luicid, Oct.20th 2009.

2009 Michael Love, Jordan Tate, I Like this Art – Contemporary Art Blog, March 11th 2009.

 

Awards & Academic Honours

2011 Honorable Mention, Optic Nerve Image Contest, BlackFlash Magazine.

2010 Canada Council for the Arts Research and Creation grant.

2010 Canada Council for the Arts travel grant.

2007 Roloff Beny Fellowship.

2006 Tuition Remission award, Concordia University.