EMMA SHARPE CV

b. 1988, Toronto, ON. Based in Montreal, QC.
EDUCATION
2018
Master of Arts, Communication & Culture, Ryerson & York University, Toronto
2011
Bachelor of Fine Arts, NSCAD University, Halifax
2010
Edinburgh College of Art Exchange Program, Edinburgh, Scotland
2007
Dalhousie University, General Arts, Halifax
SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
2018
Ryerson University Governor General Academic Gold Medal Nominee
2017
SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship
2016
Ryerson University Graduate Development Award
2011
BMO 1st Art Award Nominee, NSCAD University
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2020 – current
Editor, English Content, SSENSE
2018 – current
Staff Copyeditor, BlackFlash Magazine
2020 – current
Editorial Committee, Peripheral Review
2019 – 2020
Editorial Resident, Canadian Art Magazine
2018 – 2020
Editorial Committee, Phile Magazine
2018 – 2019
FOFA Gallery @ Concordia University, International Curatorial Residency, Montreal
2018 – 2019
SOMA Mexico, International Curatorial Internship, Mexico City
2017 – 2018
Art Metropole, Communications, Web & Archives, Toronto
2012 – 2015
Go Home Print & Magazine, Co-Founder & Editor, Toronto
ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
2018
Teaching Assistant, Creative Industries, Creative Collaboration, Ryerson University
2018
Research Assistant, Dr. Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof, Ryerson University
2017
Teaching Assistant, Creative Industries, The Creative Process, Ryerson University
2017
Teaching Assistant, Creative Industries, Creative Enterprises, Ryerson University
2017
Co-Editor, “Re:Turns” Intersections/Cross Sections Graduate Conference Proceedings, Ryerson & York University
2016
Teaching Assistant, Creative Industries, The Creative Process, Ryerson University
2016
Research Assistant, Dr. Paul S. Moore, Ryerson University
2016
Peer Reviewer, “Re:Turns” Intersections Graduate Conference, Ryerson & York University
2016
Co-Editor, “Thresholds” Intersections/Cross Sections Graduate Conference Proceedings, Ryerson & York University
RECENT PUBLICATIONS
2021
Canadian Art Winter 2021 Issue – "Unfixing Futures" SPOTLIGHT feature
2020
Canadian Art – "Don't Eat the Pictures," Stephanie Temma Hier Profile
2020
Canadian Art – Review of Robert Anthony O'Halloran's "Ursula's Garden"
2020
C Magazine Issue 145 – "Tell Us What You Really Think: A Survey on the Landscape of Canadian Art Criticism," co-edited with Esmé Hogeveen
2020
Blackflash Magazine 36.3 – "Weird Seduction: The Unsettling Pleasure of Michelle Bui’s 'Centerfold'"
2019
Canadian Art – "A Year in Language (Barriers)
2019
C Magazine Issue 142 – Review of Mike Goldby’s “Silver 35”
2019
Lois Projects – Exhibition text for artists Aaron Jones & Cindy Lee
2018
Canadian Art – Review of Lorna Bauer’s “Tools for Idlers”
2018
SOMA Mexico Annual Publication, “Soft Truth / Hard Times”
2017
Kaleidoscope Issue No. 1, Ryerson FCAD Annual Publication – "Materializing the Magazine"
PRESENTATIONS & EXHIBITIONS
2018
IMPACT International Print Conference Group Exhibition, Santander, Spain
2018
Bienal De Pisapapeles Group Exhibition, Llorar Gallery, México City
2018
OCAD Graduate Conference, Un-Histories: Art & The Unconcluded, Toronto
2017
Annual CSA Conference @ CFHSS Congress, Toronto
2017
U of T Book History & Print Culture Colloquium, Toronto
2016
York University, Future Communications Annual Conference, Toronto
2016
U of T Graduate Conference, Seeing and Believing, Toronto
2016
Carleton University Graduate Conference, Narrative Interventions, Ottawa
2015
York University, Future Communications Annual Conference, Toronto
SELECTED CURATION & ORGANIZATION
2016 – 2018
Curatorial Committee, Toronto Art Book Fair
2017
Panel Organizer, Archives & Alternative Narratives, Art Book Week, Ryerson University
2017
Co-Curator, Related Items: Art Metropole, Toronto Art Book Fair
2016
Curator, Cross Sections Art Exhibition, Ryerson & York University
WORKSHOP FACILITATION
2019 – 2020
Writing Goop: Experimental Writing Group co-facilitated with Esmé Hogeveen, Montreal
2019
Feeled Recordings, York University, invited by Prof. Barbara Balfour
2019
Feeled Recordings, Université de Montréal, invited by Dr. Aleksandra Kaminska
2018
Feeled Recordings Archival Workshop, Art Metropole
2018
The Material Turn, Communication & Culture Graduate Conference, York University