KYLE ALDEN MARTENS
			
			EDUCATION
			2015 Valedictorian, Dean’s List, NSCAD University
			2011-2015 BFA in Intermedia / Drawing NSCAD University, Halifax, NS

			RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE
			7/2015 - 6/2016 Administrative Coordinator - Mary E Black Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2013 - 9/2015 Installation/Archiving Assistant - Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2015 - 9/2015 & 6/2016 Casual Studio Assistant - Eleanor King, Halifax, NS
			4/2014 - 12/2015 Lighting Technician - Mary E Black Gallery, Halifax, NS
			11/2013 - 3/2014 Art Sale Associate - Seeds Gallery, Halifax, NS
			10/2010 - 7/2011 Paid Intern - Art Gallery of Swift Current, Swift Current, SK

			GRANTS / AWARDS
			2016 Creation Grant, Grants to Individuals, Arts Nova Scotia
			2015 - 2016 Media Art Scholarship, Centre for Art Tapes
			2015 New York Studio Residency Program Scholarship
			2014 Xerox Canada Scholarship
			2014 Joseph Beuys Memorial Scholarship
			2014 Effie May Ross Memorial Scholarship
			2014 FUNSCAD Scholarship, NSCAD University
			2012 Premier’s Centennial Arts Scholarship, Saskatchewan Arts Board

			RESIDENCIES
			10 - 12/2017 Studio Residency, Céline Bureau, Montréal, QC
			8 - 11/2015 Robotics Residency, Khyber Center for the Arts, Crit Paper, Pleiades, Halifax, NS
			1 - 5/2015 - New York Studio Residency Program, School of Visual Art, Dumbo, NY

			SOLO / DUO EXHIBITIONS
			10/2018 Upcoming Solo Exhibition Main Space, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL
			3/2018 Upcoming Solo Exhibition PORTABLE CLOSETS, Stride Gallery, Calgary, AB
			11/2015 EQUIPMENT - Residency Exhibition, Khyber Center for the Arts, Halifax, NS
			10/2015 Studies of Intercourse and Water, Corridor Gallery, VANS, Halifax, NS
			6/2015 DOCUMENTS, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2015 PEEL, Art in Fest Exhibition, The Fruit Stand Gallery, Halifax, NS

			GROUP EXHIBITIONS / PERFORMANCES
			8/2016 Ritual / Virtual Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			8/2016 Pumped, A Video Curation by Coral Shorts, Kleiner Salon, Berlin, Germany
			5/2016 Out of the Centre, Centre for Art Tapes, Halifax Central Library, Halifax, NS
			12/2015 Art in Drag, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2015 NSCAD University Graduation Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2015 POTLUCK Group Show, NYSRP, Dumbo, NY, USA
			4/2015 PERFORM: Vol 2, Khyber Center for the Arts, Halifax, NS
			3/2015 Made in Brooklyn, NYSRP, Dumbo, NY, USA
			12/2014 RED Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			9/2014 Over the Hills Performance Series, Eyelevel Gallery, The Halifax Citadel, NS
			7/2014 GreatLife! Group Show, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			6/2014 Wishing You Were Here, West Wing Gallery, Swift Current, SK
			6/2014 Y-Level Group Show, Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, NS
			5/2014 CSCE Art Competition Finalist, Maritimes
			4/2014 Intermedia General, NSCAD Academy Building, Halifax, NS
			4/2014 RIPA - Rencontre Interuniversitaire de Performance Actuelle, UQAM, Montreal, QC
			1/2014 Altered Landscapes / Imprinted Matter, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			12/2013 Gender Pit: Queer Gestures Enacting Utopias, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			12/2013 Media Landscape Group Show, Khyber Center for the Arts, Halifax, NS
			10/2013 Media Landscape Artist Group, Urban Encounters, Scotia Square, Halifax, NS
			7-9/2013 The Southwest Open, West Wing Gallery, Swift Current, SK
			4/2013 Idea and Process, NSCAD Academy Building, Halifax, NS
			12/2012 Language into Art and Friends, Khyber Center for the Arts, Halifax, NS
			9/2012 World Portable Gallery Convention, Velcro Gallery, Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, NS
			7/2012 Curators Craig Leonard and Max Freiheit, Friends of Freiheit, North Adams, MA, USA

			PUBLICATIONS / PRESS - PRINT / ONLINE
			9/2017 Objects for Queer Play - Esse Arts + Opinions by Genevieve Flavelle
			11/2016 Parking Lot: Kyle Alden Martens - Public Parking by Luther Konadu
			2/2016 New Art: Kyle Alden Martens - The Coast
			11/2015 Interview with Kyle Alden Martens - The Arts Abstract
			11/2015 Must-sees November 12 - 18, 2015, EQUIPMENT - Canadian Art
			10/2015 Review by Anna Taylor, Akimbo, Halifax
			7/2015 CRITpaper, VIRTUAL BODIES - Khyber Center for the Arts Publication
			6/2015 Must-sees June 18 - 24, 2015, Khyber Center for the Arts Perform Vol. 3 - Canadian Art
			2015 NSCAD Graduation Publication
			2015 FreeCoffee - NSCAD Student Publication
			11/2014 RIPA - Rencontre Interuniversitaire de Performance Actuelle Publication
			9/2014 Hill Communication, The Coast
			9/2014 Over the Hill Performance Series, Eyelevel Gallery
			9/2014 Must-Sees This Week: September 18 - 24, 2015, Canadian Art
			5/2014 CRITpaper Vol 2 Issue 2 - Khyber Center for the Arts / NSCAD University Publication
			2014 FreeCoffee - NSCAD Student Publication
			8/2013 The Periodical Project Issue 7 : The Natural World
			2/2013 The Periodical Project Issue 5 : Distance
			2013 FreeCoffee - NSCAD Student Publication

			ARTIST TALKS
			9/11/2017 What Worked for Me2, AirCRAFT Emerging Artist Residency, NSCCD, Halifax, NS
			10/2017 Kyle Alden Martens & Emily Lawrence Interview by David Dahms - Visual Arts NS
			12/9/2016 What Worked for Me, AirCRAFT Emerging Artist Residency, NSCCD, Halifax, NS
			12/2015 Donor Appreciation Reception, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
			11/30/2015 EQUIPMENT - Residency Exhibition, Khyber Center for the Arts, Halifax, NS
			10/18/2015 Khyber / Pleiades Panel Discussion, Halifax NS
			6/2015 DOCUMENTS, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS
			9/2014 Over the Hill Performance Series, Eyelevel Gallery