curriculum vitae

Jill McCubbin

 b. 1968, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Lives and works in Almonte, Ontario, Canada

 

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

June 10 to August 12, 2014 

Long gone: a day, Aug. 15, 1924, in the life of Almonte & Ramsay Townships – Art in the Manor Gallery, Fairview Manor, 75 Spring Street, Almonte ON. Opening reception: Thursday, June 12, 7:00PM 

October 17 to December 10, 2013

Don't needle the seamstress – Almonte New Town Hall Chambers Gallery, 3131 Old Perth Rd. (until November 11) then at the Corridor Gallery, Almonte Public Library, Almonte ON, until December 10, 2013

June to August 2013

Combinations, Crinolines & Clotheslines: paintings that reveal unfamiliar artifacts & re-imagine the nearly forgotten stories of an Ottawa Valley mill town, at the Norah Hughes Gallery in the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum (MVTM) in Almonte, Ontario

October 2012 to January 2013

Sheep in Sheeps' clothing – paintings at Palms Coffee Shop, 78 Mill Street, Almonte ON

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SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

9-10 August 2014

23rd Juniper Island Art Festival  Stony Lake Pavillion, Lakefield ON

April 2014 - April 2015

Three dress maker form paintings part of the juried Art Rental & Sales program at the Ottawa Art Gallery, Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa ON

April 2014

STOP YOUR PIGS FROM STRAYING! featuring animals in visual art. Opening/meet the artists: Friday April 4, 7-9pm at General Fine Craft, Art & Design, 66 Mill St., Almonte ON

September 14, 2013 to January 31, 2014

Building Peace, presented by the Diefenbunker Museum and One World Dialogue (OWD). The exhibition launched with a presentation and reception in celebration of International Peace Day on Saturday, Sept. 14. – Bank of Canada Vault, 100 Level of the Diefenbunker, 3911 Carp Road, Carp ON

August 2013

22nd Juniper Island Art Festival – Stony Lake Pavillion, Lakefield ON 

June 2013

RIDE ON: BICYCLE MONTH GROUPSHOW – General fine craft, art and design, 63 Mill Street, Almonte ON

October 2012

Crown and Pumpkin Studio Tour – Almonte, Blakeney and Clayton ON. Jill was a guest at studio stop #10, Richard Skrobecki Pottery, 323 Hope Street, Almonte ON

August 2012

21st Juniper Island Art Festival – Stony Lake Pavillion, Lakefield ON

 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

2013            Yarn twisting machine (beware!) to Art in the Manor (AIM) Fairview Manor, Almonte ON (a large work, acrylic and etching, across two wood panels, roughly 8 feet wide by 5 feet tall)

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2013            Ontario Arts Council (OAG), Exhibition Assistance program

2012            Not so still life with bicycle chosen as the signature work by Mississippi Mills Bicycle Month

2009           Popular Choice,  awarded at 18th Juniper Island Art Festival

2003           People’s Choice Award at Add Pizzazz exhibit, Art Nuvo Gallery

 

COMMISSIONS

2013             Steve Reside, Almonte ON

                     Bob Kurus, Almonte ON

2012             Ingrid Kadoke, Almonte ON

2010             Al and Jeri Lunney, Almonte ON

                     Patricia Yaremchuk and Graham Perry, Ottawa ON

2005            Mary and Terry Lumsden, Almonte ON

2004            Robynne and Charlie Eagan, Ottawa ON

 

DONATIONS

2003           Brainchild, acrylic on canvas, to SchoolBOX 3rd annual fundraiser

 

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESS

theHumm June 2014 – Arts, Entertainment & Ideas – Long Gone: A Day in the Life from 1924 (page 16)

The Millstone – Long gone: Summer art show at Fairview Manor (May 29, 2014)

The Ottawa CitizenArt exhibits: from Oct. 24 to 31 (Oct. 26, 2013) and an image of my painting, Venus de Milo II, is among the photos that accompany this article 

The Millstone – a community newspaper for the Mississippi Mills area, Jill McCubbin at the Chambers Gallery – October 16 to November 12, 2013 (Oct. 18, 2013)

Mississippi Valley Textile Museum newsletter (Summer 2013) page 1 and page 4

Ruralist,  Try a Day in Almonte (July 31, 2013) Ruralist is a beautifully designed and fun to read blog  .

Almonte / Carleton Place EMC,  New MVTM Exhibit Features Art, Artifacts, "Yarns" (June 6, 2013)

The Millstone,  Itchy combinations exhibition by artist Jill McCubbin at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum (May 31, 2013) 

The Millstone, Mississippi Mills bicycle month chooses signature artwork (June 2012)

theHumm    Arts, Entertainment & Ideas,  Jill McCubbin – Archivist of Emotions (May 2004)

 

(The above is my selected professional artist CV. For a complete history of exhibitions etc. and my full resume, please send me an email.)