EMMA SHARPE CV

E D U C A T I O N

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



S C H O L A R S H I P S + A W A R D S

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



P R O F E S S I O N A L . E X P E R I E N C E

2020 - Editor, English Content, SSENSE
2019 - 2020 Editorial Resident, Canadian Art Magazine, Toronto
2018 - 2020 Staff Copy Editor, BlackFlash Magazine
2019 - 2020 Editorial Team, Peripheral Review
2018 - 2020 Editorial Team, Phile Magazine: The International Journal of Desire and Curiosity
2018 - 2019 International Curatorial Internship, FOFA Gallery @ Concordia University, Montreal
2018 - 2019 Curatorial Intern, SOMA Mexico, Mexico City
2017 - 2018 Communications, Web & Archives, Art Metropole, Toronto
2012 - 2015 Co-Founder & Editor, Go Home Print & Magazine, Toronto



R E C E N T . P U B L I C A T I O N S

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 Canadian Art, Spring 2020 Issue, Review of Jenine Marsh’s “the dirt under my nails”
2020 Canadian Art, “Don’t Eat the Pictures,” profile on Stephanie Temma Hier
2020 Canadian Art, Review of Robert Anthony O’Halloran’s “Ursula’s Garden”
2019 Canadian Art, “A Year in Language (Barriers)”
2019 BlackFlash Magazine Issue 36.3, “The Weird Seduction of Michelle Bui’s Photography”
2019 C Magazine Issue 142, Review of Mike Goldby’s “Silver35”
2019 Lois Projects, Exhibition text for Quarter 3: “Assembly”
2018 Canadian Art, Review of Lorna Bauer’s “Tools for Idlers”
2018 C Magazine Issue 137, “Inventory: Feeled Recordings”
2018 SOMA Mexico Annual Publication, “Soft Truth / Hard Times”
2017 Kaleidoscope Issue No. 1, Ryerson FCAD Annual Publication



S E L E C T E D . C U R A T I O N & O R G A N I Z A T I O N

2016 - 2018 Curatorial Committee, various events, 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



P R E S E N T A T I O N S + E X H I B I T I O N S

2018 Feeled Recordings Launch and Artist Talk, Art Metropole, Toronto
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



A C A D E M I C . E X P E R I E N C E

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
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



W O R K S H O P S
2019 - Writing Goop, experimental arts writing group series, co-facilitated with Esmé Hogeveen
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 Workshop, Communication & Culture Graduate Conference, York University