Invited Talks

2018, Reader, “Difficult People” with Divya Mehra and Kim Nguyen, Night Gallery, Los Angeles

2018, Reader, “Difficult People” with Divya Mehra, Art Metropole, Toronto + Open Space, Victoria

2018, Reader, “A Brief and Unreliable History” with Ted Kerr, dc3 Art Projects, Edmonton


2017, Respondent, Sunday Scene, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto

2017, Presenter, Views from the 4th, South Asian Visual Arts Centre, Toronto

2017, Guest reader, “Before I was a Critic, I was a Human Being” Contemporary Calgary


2015, Performer, Back and Forth, Art Gallery of Ontario and Feminist Art Gallery, (CA)

2015, Facilitator, “Before I was an art critic I was a human being,” art writing workshop, Hold Fast Festival/Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s (NFLD)

2014, Reader, Projector Verse 4, Unit Pitt, Vancouver (CA)


2013, Curator’s tour, They Made A Day Be A Day Here, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon (CA)

2013, Reading, Art Criticisms and Other Stories II, Edited by Helen Reed, Paper Hound, Vancouver (CA)

2013, Reading, Fillip 18 launch, Guest Editor, Gabrielle Moser, Access Gallery, Vancouver (CA)

2012, Performer, “We’re All In This Together: Ethical Arts Stewardship” with Ladies Invitational Deadbeat Society, John Snow House, Calgary (CA)

2008, Curator’s tour, Edmonton Explored, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton (CA)



Invited Panelist/Moderator

2018, Panelist, “Publishing and the Self” National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition and Independent Media Arts Alliance conference, Saskatoon


2017, Panelist, “Unprogrammable” and “Ghost Intimacies” Creative Time Summit, Toronto

2017, Moderator, Panelists: Lisa Robertson, Mark Clintberg, and Christof Migone, Never the Same: What Else Can Art Writing Do? Contemporary Calgary


2016, Panelist, “The Past, Present, and Future of Experimental Film Festivals” BFI London Film Festival (UK)

2016, Panelist, “The State of Inclusion” Mapping Medias: 2016 Media Arts Network of Ontario Conference (CA)


2015, Debater & Panelist, This is Paradise Conference, University of Toronto (CA)

2014, Panelist, C Magazine: The Critics Respond, Feature Fair, Toronto (CA)

2014, Panelist, Open Sesame VII, MOCCA, Toronto (CA)

2014, Debater/Panelist, Who Counts: A Feminist Art Throwdown, MAWA, Winnipeg (CA)


2013, Moderator, Artist Panel, Suzy Lake’s Whose Gaze Is It Now? + They Made A Day Be A Day Here, w/ panelists Suzy lake, Amalie Atkins, Heather Benning, Jennifer Bowes, Tammi Campbell, Brenda Draney, Wednesday Lupypciw, Mary-Anne McTrowe, and Leesa Streifler. ART GALLERY OF GRANDE PRAIRIE (CA)

2012, Panelist, “What is Art? Throwdown” Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art (MAWA) w/ Alison Gillmore, Cathy Mattes, and moderator Sarah Anne Johnson. Winnipeg (CA)

2012, Performance, Making Sense of Things Together (c/o Instant Coffee), Western Front, Vancouver (CA)


2010, Panelist, Discussing The Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art, w/ MaryBeth Laviolette and Wayne Baerwaldt, University of Alberta/Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton (CA)

2008, Moderator, Contact, Artist/curator talk w/ Zachary Ayotte, MANDOLIN BOOKS, Edmonton (CA)

2008, Moderator, Towards Seeing Everything artist talk w/ Ted Kerr, MANDOLIN BOOKS, Edmonton (CA)

2008, Live Radio Interview with The Lesbian Park Rangers (Shawna Dempsey and Lorri Millan), Banff Centre Radio, Banff (CA)