Born: Sheffield UK
Lives: Toronto ON

Education

M.F.A. Johnson State College, Johnson, Vermont. USA

B.F.A. (Hons.) Gold Medal, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Selected Grants/Awards

2013

3rd Prize Winner - Photo Op: The 5th Annual Juries Photography Exhibition at the John B Aird Gallery

2003

Johnson State College, Graduate Award - Studio Arts

1999

Reader's Digest/Lila Acheson Wallace Scholarship

Vermont Studio Centre Residency Support Grant

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019

The Trees Amongst Us Toronto Public Library Deer Park branch

2019

The Trees Amongst Us Yonge + St. Clair for the Design TO Festival at Mary Be Kitchen, Toronto ON

2018

The Trees Amongst Us, ARTiculations Earl Selkirk Gallery, CONTACT Photography Festival Toronto ON

2015

Arbor Vitae (Tree of Life), ARTiculations Earl Selkirk Gallery, CONTACT Photography Festival Toronto ON

2010

To See and Be Seen, Toronto Public Library Leaside Branch, Toronto ON

2009

Trains and Boats and Planes, Site specific window installation at ‘Roadside Attractions' 911 Davenport Road, Toronto ON

2007

untitled site specific window installation at ‘Roadside Attractions' 911 Davenport Road, Toronto ON with writer Melanie Tinken

2004

To See and Be Seen, Zypr Gallery, Toronto, ON

2003

A Body Called Light Vitrine Exhibition Cases Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography, Toronto, ON.

2002

To See and Be Seen, Julian Scott Memorial Gallery, Johnson, VT

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019

Exhibitor at the Long Branch Tree Fest, Junction Solstice Festival and Leslieville Tree Festival

2018

Artists of the Gallery, Artists of the Museum, Artists’ Network Gallery, Toronto ON

2018

Towers to Trees exhibition and fundraiser for Evergreen Brickworks, Toronto ON

2017

Artists of the Gallery, Artists of the Museum, Artists’ Network Gallery, Toronto ON

2017

150 Years of Light in Canada, Propeller Art Gallery, Toronto, ON

2014-18

Annual Curio Shadow Box Show, ARTiculations' Earl Selkirk Gallery, Toronto ON

2016, 2018

Rounds Annual December exhibit, Graven Feather, Toronto, ON.

2014

The Photography Show, Gerrard Art Space, Toronto, ON

2014

The Heart Show, Gerrard Art Space, Toronto, ON

2013

Photo Op: The 5th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, John B. Aird Gallery. 3rd Prize winner

2013

The Photography Show, Gerrard Art Space, Toronto, ON

2012

Exposed Photography Show, Contact Photography Festival, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2009

PHOTO-OP juried exhibition John B. Aird Gallery Toronto ON

2006

Speakeasy Photography Show, Contact Photography Festival, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

2005

Illuminating Developments: Images, Objects and the Use of Light, Tower Fine Arts Gallery, SUNY Brockport, NY Curated by Tim Massey



Selected Publications

2019

Spotlight: Nicola Woods On Her Unique Process by Yonge & St. Clair Business Association https://bit.ly/2FNOB4G

2018

The Trees Amongst Us Interview with LEAF (Local Enhancement & Appreciation of Forests yourleaf.org/note/1990

2011

Artwork included in poiesis: a journal of the arts and communication, Vol 13. "The Head of Orpheus: Voice, Song and the Poetics of Resistance and Transformation.

2004

To See and Be Seen: A Response” by Melanie Isis Tinken. Exhibition essay for Zypr gallery

2005

nor bookwork, Montréal, Québec and Toronto, ON.

2003

Visual Voice - CUIT radio interview

2002

Body as (ready to be re-) made curated by Pam Patterson, exhibition catalogue

2000

inversions magazine “Women and Humour” Editor - Amy Karlinsky