Wonder*&Story / Artwork by Linds Miyo, Emerging Canadian Abstract Artist

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ARTIST DEVELOPMENT TIMELINE & EDUCATION

Artist – Self-Taught

First Ever Painting on Canvas
1985

First Ever Art Social Media post (anonymously)
April 2018

First Ever Studio Space
June 2018

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibition
February 2020 - April 2020
Work With What You Have
Hair Holistic / Toronto

Group Exhibition
February 2020
The Artist Project + THE FIX 
Yorkville Village / Toronto

Juried Exhibition
February 2020
The Artist Project
Better Living Centre / Toronto

Group Exhibition 
December 2019 – January 2020
The Big Holiday Smalls Show
Artist's Network Gallery / Toronto

Group Exhibition
December 2019 – January 2020

TheSalon of Inclusiveness
Black Cat Gallery /Toronto

Group Exhibition
December 2019
Akin Holiday Party & Show
Museum of Contemporary Art / Toronto

Solo Exhibition
November 2019 - January 2020
things I've been thinking, things that I've thought
Queen's Shop / Toronto

Group Exhibition
November 2019
Partial.Gallery Canadian Emerging Artists Digital Showcase
Daegu Art Fair / South Korea

Group Exhibition
November 2019
Small Cures
The Burroughs / Toronto

Group Exhibition
September 2019
The Parkdale Biennial - Part II
Gallery 1313 / Toronto

Juried Exhibition
July2019
Exhibited in Two Categories: 2D Works and Painting
Toronto Outdoor Art Fair / Toronto

Juried Exhibition
June 2019
RiverdaleArt Walk / Toronto

Solo Exhibition
April 2019
 
Pop-up Gallery
StacktMarket Work/Shop / Toronto

Group Exhibition 
April 2019
Visual Arts Movement
Freedom Factory Gallery /Toronto

Group Exhibition
December 2018 – January 2019
The Salon of Inclusiveness
Black Cat Gallery –Showroom / Toronto

Group Exhibition
December 2018
 
Holiday Show
Akin Studios Ossington / Toronto

Group Exhibition 
December 2018
 
Holiday Show
Freedom Factory Gallery / Toronto

Group Exhibition 
October-November 2018
 
Graven Feather In the Round 2018 
Project Gallery / Toronto

Group Exhibition
October– November 2018 
Celebration 
Artusiasm Gallery / Toronto

Juried Exhibition

September 2018
Queen West Art Crawl /Toronto 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

Residency
Akin Studio Program / Year 2 Cohort
Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto
Early Access – moved in June 2019
​(official program start October 2019)
June 2019 – October 2020

Award
"Loved by Tiffany Pratt"
Tiffany Pratt, Official ArtLove Envoy
Toronto Outdoor Art Fair 2019


WORKSHOPS

Workshop
Pumpkin Art
Fall into MOCA / TD Community Sunday
Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto
October 2019



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Notable Professional Titles include:

Co-Founder / Vice President / Creative & Design Director / Brand Controller /
Managing Editor / Studio Manager / Creative Facilitator


Notable Personal Titles, all of which deeply inform my work:

Woman / Friend / Partner / Mother / Trauma Survivor /
​Listener / Observer / Activist

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Media & Press


Canada's Landscape Artist of the Year
Wildcard Artist
Premiere: February 16, 2020
Art and reality TV, together at last! Six of the country’s top artists have just four hours to complete a landscape masterpiece. Each week, it’s a new group of artists in a new location, all vying to make it to the final. Who thought watching paint dry could be this fun? I appear as a "Wildcard" in Episode 1

CuratorOnTheGo Podcast
Episode Seven: Linds Miyo

October 2019
Loved being a part of this!! The Curator on the Go Podcast is a show for artists and art professionals who are ready to build a thriving art career and business while doing something they are passionate about. Liza and I laughed A LOT recording this, I hope you enjoy listening to it! Direct link to podast is here. Or read the transcript here.

Artifier Newsletter
Featured Artist: Linds Miyo

October 2019
Artifier is Toronto's Art Directory, created with the mission to help make art more accessible for everyone. I'm so excited to be the very first featured artist in Artifier's newsletter, where I had the pleasure of writing about my picks for shows and events around the city.

Made By: A Canadian
Linds Miyo from Wonder*&Story

July 2019
Thank you to Made By: A Canadian, it's a great honor to be featured with so many other incredible makers, artists, and businesswomen! This profile includes an interview, studio tour, and my advice for how to get started.

Partial.Gallery
Meet the Artist: Linds Miyo

April 2019
My friends at Partial.Gallery came by for a studio visit! Meet the Artist: Linds Miyo includes an interview, studio tour, and pics of my process. 

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