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Yvette Cuthbert
 yvette.cuthbert@gmail.comwww.yvettecuthbertartist.com
Portage la Prairie, MB

Education

2018-19 Manitoba Arts Network – Rural Artists Mentorship Program

2013-14 – “Community Collaborative Arts Training Program” through Creative Manitoba

University of Manitoba

1984 – Bachelor of Interior Design, U of M

1990 – Capilano College, design, life drawing

Exhibition History

Sept 26th,- Nov 10th,  2019 – Brandon, Art Gallery Of Southwestern Manitoba, part of 5 in “Inter5ection” Exhibit part of RAMP

August 2019 – Neepawa, Manawaka Gallery, part of 5 in “Inter5ection” Exhibit part of RAMP

August  2019 – Dauphin, Watson Arts Centre – 75 of Celebrate Canada’s 150

June/July 2019 – McCreary, The Burrows Trail Arts Council  – 75 of Celebrate Canada Exhibit 150

July 2019 – Hamiota Mid West Arts Council – 75 of Celebrate Canada of 150

Sept 19 – Oct 7, 2017 – Portage and District Art Centre “Celebrate Canada”

Portage la Prairie, MB – Solo Show

June 3— July 7, 2017 – Portage and District Art Centre “Celebrate Canada” – Solo Show

2007- Winnipeg Art Gallery, Grand Jury 7, Winnipeg, MB

2005 – Portage and District Art Centre, “G3”, Portage la Prairie, MB. 3 Generations, Grandmother, Mother, Daughter

2003 – Portage and District Art Centre, “Diary of Art”, Portage la Prairie, MB. Solo Show

2002-2008, Central Region Juried Art Show

Public Art Created

2019 – Stop and Smell the Flowers, community piano at the Herman Prior centre

2019 – Bruce Head inspired totem for the “Greasy Chain” active transportation

2019- Community Tile mural project for Herman Prior Centre exterior

2016 – Created 2 free form concrete benches for 2 parks in Portage la Prairie, a bear and a wolf.

2015- Portage Day Care Mural, 120’ x 12’

2015 – Secret Forest Mural 300’ x 10’

2010 – Portage Collegiate Institute –  Murals, Silhouettes on Black wall

2010 – Copper Geese at Stride Place

2005 – Portage la Prairie Entrance signs

Studio Tours

Sept 9, 2017 – Prairie Ripples Studio Tour

2011- Prairie Ripples Studio Tour

Events Organized

2018 – “Culture Days” a 3 day event, 3rd largest Culture Days event in Canada for communities under 50,000.

2017 – “Culture on the Crescent”, and “Celebrate the Night” – 3rd largest Culture Days event in Canada for communities under 50,000.

2016 – “Celebrate the Night”, a night festival as part of Culture Days

Publications

“Uniquely Canadian Exhibit on display”, Portage Daily Graphic, Wednesday, Sept 27, 2017

Awards

2016 – Awarded, Portage la Prairie, Chamber of Commerce “Arts/Culture Person of the Year Award”

Private Collections

“Reaching for the Moon” through MAWA members show

“Evening on the Crescent” owned by Joan McCallister

“Max Lake”, owned by Joan McCallister, Portage la Prairie, MB, 2017

“MOMA” , owned by Tami Martin, Flin Flon, MB, 2017

“Raven”, owned by Heather Bruce, Portage la Prairie, MB, 2017

“Polar Bear”, owned by Phyllis Tully, Toronto, Ontario, 2017

“The Forest”, owned by Jane Park, Newton, MB, 2010

“The Pond”, owned by Richard Armstrong, Thunder Bay, Ontario, 2009

“Fragmites”, owned by Susan Ryan, Delta Beach, MB, 2003