CV   Curriculum Vitae

Kristen E Carleton

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Art, Major in Painting (with Distinction)                2005 - 2009

Alberta College of Art & Design, Calgary, Canada

Reiki Master                                                                                 20082018


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Artist Outreach Honorarium - 2018

1st Place Recipient Honorarium, Hosted by Petrotranz, May 24,

www.petrotranz.com/corporate/about/news/2018/06/28/petrotranz_in_our_community.aspx

Envision - 2018

January 18, Marquee Beer Market & Stage, Calgary, Ab.

www.RAWartists.org/kristencarleton

Northern Reflections 2017 - 'People's Choice Award'

December 1 - 31, Painted window exterior, 10' x 11', Entitled 'Sierra',

Located at 'One 18 Empire' Whiskey Bar, Marriott Hotel, 

820 Centre St. S, Calgary, Ab., Curated by BudsofBuds Collective (www.budsofbuds.com)

(Photographer Credits: Instagram @kawashimaphotography)

Art From the Unknown2017

Hosted by Premier Rachel Notley (in attendance), October 20 - 22,

McDougall Centre/Building, 455 6 St. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

Wish 150 Mosaic Honorarium 2017

Exhibited at 'Latitude 53 Gallery', 10242 106 St., Edmonton, Ab., October 20 - 27, 

Sponsored by TakingITGlobal (www.canada150mosaic.com)

Canada 150 Pianoscapes Painted Piano Honorarium - 2017

Honens Festival, Piano donated by International Avenue BRZ and permanently 

located at Tomoka Coffee (tomoka.ca), September 7 - 10, Calgary, Ab. (www.honens.com)

True Colors Honorarium - 2017

Alberta Treasury Branches ArtVault, June 13 - October 23, 102 8 Ave. S.W. Calgary, Ab.

(www.wearealberta.ca/community/atb-pride) (www.calgarypride.ca/)

Self Made: 'The Inner and Outer Gaze Meet'2014

‘Central Blends Café’, July 1 - 31, 203 19 St. N.W., Calgary, Ab.

Woolf’s Voices 3, 'Visual Art Addition' 2014

‘Motion Gallery’, February 26 - 28, Eau Claire Market, 200 Barclay Parade S.W.,

Calgary, Ab. (http://www.motiongallery.ca/)

12 Paintings, 'Artistic Entities' 2014

‘Nose Hill Library’, March 16 - April 13, 1530 Northmount Dr. N.W., Calgary, Ab.        

Annual Scotia Show, 'Artistic Entities' - 2013

June 10 -June 15, 225 7 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab 

Untitled Exhibition - 2012 

‘Goddess Yoga Retreat’, November, Field, BC

Untitled Exhibition - 2012

‘Yoga Retreat’, June, Field, BC

The Locals, ‘The Area’2012

April, 1119 10 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Ab (http://thearea.ca/)

Untitled Exhibition, ‘Stoneworx Gallery’2012

Art Central, January, 100 - 7 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab. (http://www.artcentral.ca/)

ACAD ‘Grad Show’, ‘Illingworth Kerr Gallery’ - 2009

ACAD, April, 1407 14 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Ab.

Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder, ‘Eau Clair Market' 2009

April, 1407 14 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Ab.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

20 Drawings, 2 Paintings, ‘Waves Coffee House’ - 2016

January 3 - February 7, 1019 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

(http://wavescoffee.com/)

12 Paintings, ‘Waves Coffee House’ 2014 - 2015

January 9 – February 8, 5809 McLeod Tr., Calgary, Ab. (http://wavescoffee.com/)

13 Paintings, ‘Waves Coffee House’ 2014

December 7 – January 4, 30 Springborough Blvd. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

(http://wavescoffee.com/)

8 Paintings, ‘Waves Coffee House’ 2014

November 2 - December 7, 1019 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab. (http://wavescoffee.com/)

16 Paintings, ‘Waves Coffee House’ - 2014

May 9 -June 8, 1019 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab. (http://wavescoffee.com/) 

11 Paintings, 'Angie’s Christmas Concert' - 2013

‘National Music Centre’, December 18, 134 11 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Ab.

(http://www.nmc.ca/)

9 Works, ‘Euphoria Café’ - 2013

May 26 - June 30, 5403 Crowchild Tr. N.W., Calgary, Ab.,

(http://www.euphoriacafe.ca)

13 Works, ‘The Coup Vegetarian Cuisine’ 2012                                      

September 18 - November 17,  924 17 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

(http://www.thecoup.ca/)

Current Works,‘The Seed Event' - 2012

Gerald Celente VIP Reception February, ‘Calgary Telus Convention Centre’, 120 9 Ave.,

S.E., Calgary, Ab. (http://www.seedevent.org/)

Hollow Works - 'Paintings & Drawings' - 2011

October, Convention Gallery, 830 Edmonton Tr. N.E., Calgary, Ab.

Solid Works - 'Paintings & Drawings' - 2011

June, Convention Gallery, 830 Edmonton Tr. N.E., Calgary, Ab.

All 'Galaxy Paintings' 2010

December, Convention Gallery, 830 Edmonton Tr. N.E., Calgary, Ab.

5 Paintings, 'Deepak Chopra Event' - 2010

‘Jubilee Auditorium’, March, ‘Deepak Chopra VIP Reception’, 1415 14 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Ab.


DONATIONS

The Brenda Strafford Centre – 2017

21st Anniversary Celebration & International Women’s Day Fundraiser March 8,

(3 Paintings Donated), Silent Auction held at Webster Gallery, 812 11th Avenue S.W.,

Calgary, Ab., (www.webstergalleries.com/ www.straffordfoundation.org/)

The Brenda Strafford Centre2016

20th Anniversary Celebration, March 9, (8 Drawings, 2 Paintings Donated),

Silent Auction held at Webster Gallery, 812 11 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

(www.webstergalleries.com/ www.straffordfoundation.org/)

Hope for Healing 2014

Fundraiser, (3 Paintings), October 18, (Best Western Village Park Inn)

1804 Crowchild Tr. N.W., Calgary, Ab. (http://www.hopeforhealing.info)

DES Fights Cancer - 2014

Annual Fundraiser, (1 Painting), February 6, ‘Silent Auction: Kahanoff Centre’,

2nd Floor, 105 12 Ave S.E., Calgary, Ab. (http://www.desfightscancer.com/)

Hope for Healing2013

Fundraiser – (3 Paintings), October 19,

The Danish Canadian Club, 727 11 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab.

(http://www.hopeforhealing.info)

Dreams Take Flight2013

Fundraiser/Silent Auction, July 7, Hyatt Regency, 700 Centre St. S.E., Calgary Ab.,

(4 Paintings), (yyc.dreamstakeflight.ca)

Hope for Healing - 2012

Fundraiser - (3 Paintings), October 20, ‘The Danish Canadian Club’,

727 11 Ave. S.W., Calgary, Ab., (http://www.hopeforhealing.info)

Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer - 2012

Fundraiser; ‘Ride for the Cure; Benefiting the Alberta Cancer

Foundation’, (10 Paintings), May 25, Calgary, Ab. (http://ab12.conquercancer.ca/)

Alberta Bulldog Rescue 2012

Fundraiser, (2 Paintings), (http://albertabulldogrescue.com/) 

The Seed Event - Fundraiser; Uend:poverty - 2012

(http://www.uend.org/dt/upowered), (4 Paintings), February 19, Calgary Telus

Convention Centre, 120 9 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Ab. (http://www.seedevent.org/)

Matt Vanderlee, Memorial Fundraiser - 2010

(4 Paintings), ‘Shanks’, 9627 Mcleod Tr. South, Calgary, Ab.