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Graham Wiebe

b. 1994, Winnipeg, MB

Lives and works in Victoria, BC

Contact

grahamwiebe@hotmail.com

grahamwiebe.ca

Education

2019-2021 MFA, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2012-2016 BFA (HONS), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

Awards and Residencies

2020 Audain Travel Award, Victoria, BC

2020 UVic Graduate Award, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2020 Jessie Allen Forsyth Scholarship, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2020 Audrey St. Denys & M. E. Johnson Scholarship, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2019 UVic Graduate Award, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2019 British Columbia Graduate Scholarship, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2019 Optic Nerve Image Contest 2019 (Honourable Mention), BlackFlash Magazine, Saskatoon, SK

2018 Celine Bureau (residency with Daniel Fernandes), Montréal, QC

2018 Darwall Endowment, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, AB

2018 BAiR Emerging Visual and Digital Arts Residency, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, AB

2018 Visual Essayist for the Young Lungs Dance Collective Research Series Nov-Jan 2018, Winnipeg, MB

2015 AIMIA AGO Photography Scholarship Prize. Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON

2015 Manitoban Art Competition, 1st Place Photo, Winnipeg, MB

2012 Heidi Murray Memorial Scholarship, Winnipeg, MB

Selected Exhibitions

2021 Xchanges Gallery, Victoria, BC (solo)* (upcoming)

2020 Formula Minima, curated by Essenza Club, BSMNT, Leipzig, DE

2020 Solo Show Chapter 7: Anno ∞ Domini, curated by Valerie You for Underground Flower (online)

2020 Free Spirit, Beached Boat in Cadboro Bay, Victoria, BC (solo)* + Accompanying Exhibition Text by Raphaëlle Cormier

2020 Flotation Devices, MFA Exchange between University of Victoria and Newcastle University, Audain Gallery, Victoria, BC

2020 Forever & For Never, curated by Deborah de Boer, Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria, BC

2020 Waiting Room, Kitchenette Contemporary, Victoria, BC

2019 Side Salad, The Audain Gallery, Victoria, BC

2019 Close Call, Kunstscenen, Copenhagen, DK

2019 The Perfect Time For Honesty, 52 Edmonton Street, Winnipeg, MB (solo)* + Accompanying Exhibition Text by Kristiane Church

2019 Always seeing something, never seeing nothing, Platform Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts, Winnipeg, MB

2019 NOW THAT’S WHAT I CALL LOVE, The Photocopy Club, Hart Club London, London, ENG

2019 Anything Whatever, Platform Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts, Winnipeg, MB

2018 Hot Glue, Celine Bureau Garage, Montréal, QC

2018 Summer Sun Day Dream, The Lab at Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburg, PA

2018 Recap, Chromatic Festival, L’Ancienne École des Beaux-Arts, OK COOL, Montréal, QC

2018 26 Days, The Project Space, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, AB

2018 CLUTCH, The Sunroom, Winnipeg, MB (two person show with Emma Schwenke, AU)

2018 Anything Whatever IV, Platform Centre for Photographic + Digital Arts, Winnipeg, MB

2017 To Bloom With Brown Edges, Delivery Truck, Winnipeg, MB (solo)*

2017 Carte Blanche, ACEART inc., Winnipeg, MB

2016 Shelter Belt, Le Studio, La Maison des Artistes Visuels, Winnipeg, MB (solo)*

2016 Carte Blanche, ACEART inc., Winnipeg, MB

2016 Wall-to-Wall Mural and Cultural Festival, Winnipeg, MB

2016 Cohesive Devices, Graffiti Gallery, Winnipeg, MB (two person show with Reza Rezai, CA)

2016 What We’ve Found: Felines, Aint Bad Magazine, Savannah, GA (online)

2016 You Can’t Call People Without Wings Angels, Flux Gallery, ACEART inc., Winnipeg, MB (solo)*

2016 Baptism, Starving Artist Gallery, Winnipeg, MB (solo)*

2016 You Can’t Call People Without Wings Angels, BFA Graduating Exhibition, School of Art University of Mantioba, Winnipeg, MB

2016 EASE, Stolen Ground Publishing no. 3 Zine Launch, Broue Pub Brouhaha, Montréal, QC

2015/2016 Summerland, AIMIA AGO Scholarship Prize Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON

2015 Descendant of Goffman Workshop with Steven Duval, School of Art, Winnipeg, MB

2015 Show and Create, Edge Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2015 Fountain Room, Fountian Room Gallery, Kenora, ON

2015 Shingle, Dork Zone Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2014 Show and Create, Edge Gallery, Winnipeg, MB

2014 Summerland, Starving Artist Gallery, Winnipeg, MB (solo)*

Selected Press and Features

2020 Audain Prize goes to 12 artist-run centres in B.C. in response to pandemic By Carlito Pablo, The Georgia Strait, Vancouver, BC

2020 Never Look Back: An interview with Graham Wiebe By Clint Enns, BlackFlash 37.2, Saskatoon, SK

2020 Free Spirit, KubaParis, Berlin, DE

2020 Forever & For Never, Canadian Art, Agenda, Toronto, ON

2019 Like Home, Peripheral Review, Toronto, ON

2019 PIX 004 & 005 Spotz Club Portfolio, Spotz Club, 25 Ave. A, New York, NY

2019 Always Seeing Something – Stacey Abramson, Galleries West, Winnipeg, MB

2019 Optic Nerve Image Contest 2019, BlackFlash Magazine 36.2, Saskatoon, SK

2019 SPIEGEL Bento – Dummy FS, Der Spiegel Magazine, Hamburg, DE

2019 Interview in Dawkroom/Lightroom by Davis Plett, The Uniter, Volume 73, Number 21, Winnipeg, MB

2019 Hope(less), VVisions, UK

2019 Hamburger Eyes No. 37, Hamburger Eyes, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Волосы из глаз: Портфолио Грэма Вибе (Hair from the Eyes: Interview by Graham Wiebe), Bird In Flight, UA

2017 Incandescent Zine, Issue 12, Pine Island Press, Portland, OR

2017 PaperWait, Vol. 19, aceartinc., Winnipeg, MB

2017 Issue 04 Speed=Distance/Time, Terra Firma Magazine, AU

2017 NEON Magazin, 02/2017: Opener Wilde Welt, NEON Magazin, Hamburg, DE

2016 Le Telejournal Interview, ICI Manitoba, La Maison des Artistes Visuels, Winnipeg, MB 

2016 Capricious Weekend Takeover, Capricious Gallery, New York, NY

2016 You Can’t Call People Without Wings Angels, artist Graham Wiebe’s exhibition opens at Flux Gallery”, Joy To The Winnipeg, – Joy Balmana, Winnipeg, MB

2016 You Can’t Call people Without Wings Angels, Trip Magazine, England, UK

2016 Making Connections, The Winnipeg Free Press, by Steven Leyden Cochrane, Winnipeg, MB

2016 Better Late Than Never, Surreal Snapshots of a Beautiful Life, Hunger Magazine, London, ENG

2016 School of Art BFA Graduating Exhibition Catalogue, University of Mantioba, Winnipeg, MB

2016 ‘Try to always have fun’: A Conversation with Graham Wiebe, Public Parking, – Luther Konadu, Winnipeg, MB

2016 EASE, Stolen Ground no. 3, Montréal, QC

2016 UM Today News, UM Student Wins Photography Scholarship, Winnipeg, MB

2016 You Can’t Call People Without Wings Angels, Then There Was Us Magazine, UK

2016 SHITMONGER, The Photography of Graham Wiebe, Juxtapoz Magazine, – Linnie Cole, San Francisco, CA

2015 1st Place Photography Prize, The Manitoban, Winnipeg, MB

2014 POTD, Fecal Face dot Com, San Francisco, CA

Related Experience

2021 Mini-Curate Co-Lab #1 : Artist Graham Wiebe, Workshop Leader, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC (upcoming)

2021 Teaching Assistant for ART 380 – Curatorial Direction, Victoria, BC (upcoming)

2020 Sessional Instructor for Art 241 – Photography, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2020 Teaching Assistant for ART 141 – An Introduction to Contemporary Art Photography, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2020 Teaching Assistant for ART 117 – An Introduction to Observational Drawing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2020 Copy + Paste Writing Group organized by Kim Dhillon

2020 Kitchenette Contemporary (Curatorial Project), Victoria, BC

2019 Teaching Assistant for ART 141 – An Introduction to Contemporary Art Photography, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC

2016-2019 Flux Gallery Committee Member, Winnipeg, MB

2015 Laura Letinsky Workshop, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB