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© 2019 Kate Ward

Education

MFA Interdisciplinary Studies 

NSCAD University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA 

2013 - 2016

 

MA Arts Policy and Management 

London University, London, Britain, UNITED KINGDOM

2006 - 2008

 

BVA Textiles Major, Printmaking Minor
Australian National University, Canberra,  AUSTRALIA  

1994 - 1998

Selected Professional Experience

Residencies

Workshop Instructor

Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design,

Extended Studies, NSCAD

CANADA

2014 - 2019

 

Financial Officer

Truro Art Society

2019

Megalo Access Arts Printmaking Studio

2010 - 2013

 

Ground Now Workshop

Ruudt Peters, NETHERLANDS

2015 

 

SOFA Chicago 

Research mission with Craft Alliance, CANADA

2014

Communications Officer

Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre, AUSTRALIA

2011 - 2013

 

Public Art Coordinator

Westfield Shoppingtowns Limited, UNITED KINGDOM

2006 - 2009

Round Rules

Cheticamp NS

2019

Cape Breton Centre for Craft

SÍM, The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists

International residency located in Reykjavík.

November 2017 + July 2018

www.sim.is

 

Craft LAIR

Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design 

Halifax, CANADA 2018

www.craft-design.ns.ca

 

Professional Development Summer Residency 

Halifax, CANADA 

2013

www.craft-design.ns.ca

 

Hill End 

Managed by Bathurst Regional Art Gallery in partnership with Department of Environment and Heritage NSW Parks and Wildlife Services, AUSTRALIA

2013

www.hillendart.com.au

Awards Grants & Scholarships

Award: AFCOOP Super 8 Bursary to learn, shoot and develop a short film.

2018

 

Scholarship: Centre for Art Tapes Media Arts, Halifax, CANADA

2016/17

 

Scholarship: traditional Florentine jewellery techniques at Academia Riaci, Florence, ITALY

2015

 

Scholarship: Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) Conference, Boston, USA

2015

 

Scholarship: J. Dukelow Bursary, NSCAD Halifax, CANADA

2014

 

Competition: Canberra Memorabilia Legacy of Good Design, selected to create memorabilia items working with local businesses. AUSTRALIA

2012

 

Award: Fibreart International Guild Outstanding Work by an Emerging Artist, Pittsburgh PA, USA

2001

Public Collections

Museum of Design in Plastic

Bournemouth

UNITED KINGDOM

Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery

Queensland 

AUSTRALIA

Territory Craft Gallery

Alice Springs

AUSTRALIA

New Zealand Wearable Art

Nelson 

NEW ZEALAND