Nadine Simec
Education:
BFA                          2018                University of Waterloo, Major: Fine Arts Studio Practice - Intensive Studio                                                                       Specialization, Honours, Minor: English Language and Literature                                                                                     Dean's List                                         
Employment
2018-Present            Business Owner, Poppysmicks, Toronto, Ontario
2019-Present            Senior Sales Associate, UFT Press, Toronto, Ontario
2018-2019                 Senior Sales Associate, Above Ground Art Supplies, Toronto, Ontario
2016-2018                 Print Monitor, Fine Arts Department, Waterloo, Ontario
2016                          Housekeeping, Campus Living Centres, Barrie, Ontario
2016                          Sales Associate, Victoria’s Secret, Barrie, Ontario
2015-2016                 Bakery Wrapper, Costco, Barrie, Ontario
2012-2014                 Cashier, Sobeys, Barrie, Ontario

Group Exhibitions
2019                           Toronto Outdoor Art Fair, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, Ontario 
2019                           Queen West Art Crawl, Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, Ontario
2019                           Where We Are, Beaver Hall Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2018                          Queen West Art Crawl, Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, Ontario
2018                          Stouffville Art in the Park, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario
2018                          Elora Blacksheep Textile Festival, Elora, Ontario
2018                           Yours Truly, University of Waterloo Art Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario
2017                           Exploration, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                    The Body, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                    Unsettled, Landmarks, Scarborough, Ontario
                                    Deasil, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                    Expressive Drawing class, the Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                    Constellate, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                     Saudade, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                    Chiliad, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
2016                           Time and Space, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                   Text and Art class, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
2015                           Sculpture class, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario
                                   Printmaking class, The Artery, Waterloo, Ontario

Publications
2018                          Cross Process Issue 2, Gallery Magazine, Toronto, Ontario
2018                          Yours Truly, Exhibition Catalogue, Waterloo, Ontario
2018                          Voices, The Women's Centre, Magazine, Waterloo, Ontario

Awards
2019                           Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto, Ontario
2018                           Canadian Clay and Glass Volunteer Award, Waterloo, Ontario
2018                           Chalmers Family Arts and Culture Experience Award, Waterloo, Ontario
2018                           Society of Fine Arts Circle of Joy Award, Waterloo, Ontario
2016-2018                  Dean’s list for 80% or higher average, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
2015-2016                  McDonald's Second-Year Fine Arts Scholarship, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
2010-2014                  Honour Roll, St. Joan of Arc Highschool, Barrie Ontario
2014                           SMCDSB 2D Animation 1st Place, St. Joan of Arc Highschool, Barrie, Ontario
2010                           Best Cadet Award, Sea Cadets Summer Camp, Kingston, Ontario

Professional Afflictions
2018-Present            Craft Professional Member, Craft Ontario, Toronto, Ontario
2017-2018                 Fundraising Committee member, Fourth year exhibition, Waterloo, Ontario
2017-2018                 Society of Fine Arts Vice President, Arts Student Union, Waterloo, ON
2017-2018                 Executive Treasurer, Arts Student Union, Waterloo, ON
2017-2018                 Artery Curator, Department of Fine Arts, Waterloo, Ontario
2016-2017                 Brush with Art Assistant, Department of Fine Arts, Waterloo, Ontario
2016-2017                 Society of Fine Arts Member, Waterloo, Ontario
2016-2017                 Artery Installation assistant, Department of Fine Arts, Waterloo, Ontario
2014-2017                 Visual Arts Club Member, Waterloo, Ontario
2014-2016                 UW Music Club Member,, Waterloo, Ontario

Volunteer Experience
2018                           Assisting programs and exhibitions, Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo, Ontario
2017                           Open House Tour Guide, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
2016                           Assistant for play with clay activities, Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo Ontario
2014                           Mission trip to Ghana Africa, St. Joan of Arc Highschool, Barrie, Ontario
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