Julia Prime

Julia Prime graduated from the Ontario College of Art and Design in 2003 majoring in Printmaking with a secordary focus in fiber arts. She spent the 2003/2004 academic year participating in OCAD’s Off-Campus Studies Florence program in Italy for which she received a Certificate of Advances Visual Studies. She currently lives and works in Toronto, creating art that incorporates printmaking techniques into mixed media works with a textile sensibility.


Education

  • Advanced Visual Studies Certificate 2004, Ontario College of Art and Design Off-Campus Florence Program, Florence Italy.
  • Associate of the Ontario College of Art and Design with Major in Printmaking 2003, Toronto ON.

Group Exhibitions

  • Do you dream in black and white? January 27-February 28 2007, Awkward Gallery, Barrie Ontario.
  • OCAD Prints. January 15-24 2007, OCAD Great Hall, Toronto Ontario.
  • Square Foot. August 4-27 2006, A.W.O.L. Gallery, Toronto Ontario.
  • Whodunit?. November 2005, OCAD Great Hall, Toronto Ontario.
  • Square Foot. August 5-28 2005, A.W.O.L. Gallery, Toronto Ontario.
  • 7th Annual Juried Environmental Art Show. April 13-30 2005, Broken Fence Society, Toronto Ontario
  • Landscape* 4 artists looking from here to there. December 1-19 2004, le. gallery, Toronto Ontario.
  • Whodunit?. November 2004, OCAD Great Hall, Toronto Ontario.
  • Queen West Art Crawl Outdoor Exhibition. September 18 2004, Trinity Bellwood Park, Toronto Ontario.
  • Square Foot. August 6-29 2004, A.W.O.L. Gallery, Toronto Ontario.
  • Fuji Studios Spring Show 2004. April 7 2004, Fuji Studios, Florence Italy.
  • Arrivo/Partenza. March 26-28 2004, College of Art and Design Florence Campus, Florence Italy.
  • Studio Aperto. December 5-7 2003, College of Art and Design Florence Campus, Florence Italy.
  • Fuji Studios Winter Show 2003. December 4 2003, Fuji Studios, Florence Italy.
  • Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. July 11-13 2003, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto Ontario.
  • Annual Student Exhibition. May 9-11 2003, OCAD, Toronto Ontario.
  • GO WEST. April 25-27 2003, Gallery 61, Toronto Ontario.
  • SGC Print Exchange 2003: Making Histories: Revolution and Representation. April 4-6 2003, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston Massachusetts.
  • Gallery 39 And Recent Prints from OCAD Printmaking. March 6-27 2003, Belleville Public Library Art Gallery, Belleville Ontario.
  • Thesis 9. March 7-19 2003, Virus Arts, Toronto Ontario.
  • Somewhere or Other. January 2003, OCAD Transit Space, Toronto Ontario.
  • Whodunit?. November 2002, OCAD Great Hall, Toronto Ontario.
  • Adam and Eve. September 2002, Art System, Toronto Ontario.
  • Gallery 39 And Recent Prints from OCAD Printmaking. March 2001, Belleville Public Library Art Gallery, Belleville Ontario.

Professional Creative Experience

  • Class Assistant to Printmaking Department September 2005 to Present, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Printmaking Workshop Assistant October 2004, Ontario Society for Education Through Art 2004 Conference at Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Papermaking Workshop Assistant July 2003, 2004 and 2006, Rogues Hollow Paper on behalf of Loyalist College, Newburg Ontario.
  • Co-Curator, Arrivo/Partenza Art Exhibition March 2004, Ontario College of Art and Design Florence Campus, Florence Italy.
  • Book Project Coordinator January 2004 - March 2004, Ontario College of Art and Design Florence Campus, Florence Italy.
  • Studio Assistant September 2003 - March 2004, Fuji Studios, Florence Italy.
  • Bookbinding Demonstrator May 2003, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Co-editor, Printmaking Anthology September 2002- April 2003, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Papermaking Demonstrator December 2001, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario
  • Printmaking and Papermaking Workshop Demonstrator March 2001, Belleville Public Library Art Gallery, Belleville, Ontario.

Memberships

  • Visual Arts Ontario
  • CARFAC

Awards

  • First Place Prize 7th Annual Juried Environmental Art Show. 2005, Broken Fence Society, Toronto Ontario
  • Curry’s Art Supply Award. 2003, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Intermediate/Advanced Papermaking Award. 2002, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Ontario.
  • G & S Dye & Accessories Award. 2001, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Printmaking Award. 2001, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
  • Printmaking Book Arts Award. 2001, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto Ontario.
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