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- LONG FORM CV -

- ART AND MUSIC -

Visual Arts:
2016 - Gallery de Boer, Owen Sound, November, guest artist
2016 - Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, Owen Sound, October, guest artist
2016 - Carnegie Art Gallery, Dundas, May 6-29, Quilt Trip, Duo Show
2016 - Jest Arts Gallery, Durham, May 16-June 5, Twelve, Group Show
2016 - Flesherton Art Gallery, Jan 16-May 24, Flesherton, Group Show
2015 - Flesherton Art Gallery, Flesherton, Group Show
2015 - Durham Art Gallery, wallwork, Silent Auction, Group Show
2015 – Themed Residency, Luminous Bodies - Jul 3-17 - Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto Island. Teresa Ascencao, facilitator
2015 – Bruce Peninsula Art Show, Lion's Head, July 31-August 4 - Group Show
2015 – Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, July, Guest Artist
2015 – Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, 100 squares - Group Show
2015 - Flesherton Art Gallery – sculpture - Group Show
2015 - Flesherton Art Gallery – wallworks - Group Show
2015 - The Wall, Walkerton, CIRQUE, solo
2014 - Durham Art Gallery, Durham, ADAPTABILITY, duo
2013 - Saugeen Room Showcase, Walkerton, FOOD IS INNOCENT, solo
2011-2 - Burlington Art Centre New Generation Mentor Project, VERGE, group
2011 - Representation - Black Dog Gallery, Thornbury, Ontario, group
2009-10 - Burlington Art Centre - SHIFT HAPPENS - group
2009 - Harriston Gallery, Minto – WATERMARKS – group
2008 - EKKT, Toronto - EXPATS - group
2008 - Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound – CONVERGENCE - group
2007 - Durham Art Gallery, Durham - DRAWING WATER - group
2006 - Durham Art Gallery, Durham - RITES OF PASSAGE - group
2006 - Left Side Gallery, Flesherton - BLACK HISTORY MONTH - group
2002 - WRTP, Walkerton region - THE FISH ARE COMING - Public Art Commission
1999 - EKKT, Toronto - ARTSWEEK - group
1999 - OPSEU, Toronto - AGO workers' strike headquarters - group
1999 - Partisan Gallery, Toronto - NO ROOM AT THE INN - group
1999 - Partisan Gallery, Toronto - VISUALIZING INEQUALITY - group
1998 - EKKT, Toronto - September - ARTSWEEK - group
1997 - Deleon White Gallery, Toronto - LIVE AT 455 - group
1997 - Deleon White Gallery, Toronto - group
1996 - Scarborough Arts Centre, Toronto - LEAVING THE POISONS BEHIND - solo
1996 - Bluffs Gallery, Toronto – Jun-Aug - group

Interactive, music, audio, performance art:
2009 - Clarington Arts Centre, Clarington – Music for ROCKSBREATH by sculptor Susan LowBeer
2006 - Japan Foundation, Toronto - music for installation, ROCKSBREATH by sculptor Susan LowBeer
2004 - Union Gallery, Queen's University, Kingston - MITOCHONDRIAL EVE - interactive installation, solo
2002 - Durham Art Gallery, Durham - MITOCHONDRIAL EVE – sculpture, interactive installation - solo
1996 - CIUT RADIO, Toronto - UMBILICUS - audio art
1994 - Artword Centre, Toronto - NO MO PO MO - performance art, Necessary Corrective Collective
1994 - Workscene Gallery, Toronto - SILENCING OF THE LAMBS - performance art, NCC
1993 - CIUT RADIO, Toronto -THE INTERVIEW - audio art

Juried art shows:
2013 - Emerging Sculptors Juried Show, Sculpture Society of Canada Gallery, Toronto
2004-7 - Walkerton Juried Art Show, Walkerton - awards in sculpture, oil painting, mixed media
2006 - Minto Harriston Juried Art Show - WOMEN ARTISTS THEN AND NOW
2003 - Southampton juried art show, Southampton - FULL PLATE
2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008 - Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound - CONVERGENCE

Other:
2015 - Durham Art Gallery - Art Auction
2012-4 - Tom Thomson Art Gallery - 100 Squares
2012 - Tom Thomson Art Gallery - Scenic City
2011 - Durham Art Gallery - Night of the Scorpio, Art Auction
2011 - Youth Literacy Council - Waterlife, Art Auction
2010 - Squatter's Gallery - Artists for Haiti, Art Auction
2009 - Art Gallery of Mississauga – Silent Art Auction
2006-8 - Durham Art Gallery, Durham – Art Auction
Local Libraries - Walkerton, Chesley, Hanover, Wiarton, Elmwood
Local Studio Tours - Chesley, Hanover, Elmwood, Paisley
Regional Commercial Galleries – Chesley, Hanover, Durham, Flesherton, Orangeville, Toronto

Commercial Galleries: Burdette Gallery, Left Side Gallery, Circle Arts Gallery, Black Dog Gallery

- FILM -

Films:
Brain Heart Lungs – 2015 – 5:15 minutes, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo


AbRuPtiOns – 2014 – 1:20 minutes, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo
2015 – June 6 - 8pm - Echo Park Film Centre, Los Angeles; 2014 – Dec 4 Animax Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia; 2014 – Nov 12-15 Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Fenaco Peru. Lima and Cuzco, Peru; 2014 – 10 and 11 October Woodlands Film Festival at Roxy Theatre Owen Sound; 2014 – Sept 5-12 Alliance Francais of Bella Vista, Bella Vista, San Miguel, Argentina; 2014 – July 24 Cinecycle Toronto Animated Image Society, Toronto

XircaNoX – 2014 – Version Two, 5:13 minutes, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo. Made with the assistance of the Ontario Arts Council.
2015 – Oct 6-9 Inter Mediaciones Il Muestra de Videoarte & Video Experimental, Medellin, Colombia 2014 – Dec 5 Animax Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia; 2014 – Nov 12-15 Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Fenaco Peru. Lima and Cuzco, Peru; 2014 – September 5-12, FIC Argentina. Version 2 - Completion June 2014; 2013 – August, World Premiere, Version 1: Montreal World Film Festival

XircaNoX – 2013 – Version One, 5:13 minutes, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo. Made with the assistance of the Ontario Arts Council.
2013 - Montreal World Film Festival, Toronto Animated Image Society, Centre for Art Tapes Halifax

Lure of Utopia – 2012 – 1:00 minutes, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo
2012 -Burlington Art Centre, VERGE

Watergazing – 2009 – 7:30 minutes looping, digital. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo
2011 - Paleofuturity,t Modern Fuel Gallery, Kingston, April 30 - June 4; 2009 – DVD preview at Harriston Gallery, Minto, Ontario


Studies In Synesthesia – 2008-9 – digital film series: 4 pieces, each 1 minute in length. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, production, funding and editing I. Pääbo
2009 - NINE IN ONE -Toronto Animated Image Society screening, New Work

HA'Aki – 2008 – 4:52 minutes, digital to 35mm film, broadcast. Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, editing I. Pääbo -- Producer Michael Fukushima, NFB
2008 - World Premiere at International Film Festival, Annecy, France. 23 other Festivals - Canada, US, Italy, Spain, France, Australia, Germany, Austria, Belgium
Special Jury Mention at Montreal World Film Festival
Winner of Golden Nica for Computer Animation and Visual Effects from Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

Spin Me – 2006 – 4 minutes, digital to DVD, film set to music soundtrack by Gigi Minor
Animation, direction, storyboard, editing I. Pääbo
Funding – Ontario Arts Council
Festivals: Barrie Film Festival, Dawson International Short Film Festival, Fabulous Fringe Film Festival

Loon Dreaming – 2002 – 7:37 minutes, digital to 35mm film, broadcast
Animation, direction, music composition and performance, storyboard, editing I. Pääbo
Producer Michael Fukushima, NFB
Various Festivals - Awards

Teknicly Inkorect – 1996 - 35mm film, broadcast - 12 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, editing, production I. Pääbo
2003 - Fabulous Fringe Film Festival, Hanover and Owen Sound, Ontario;
1999 - English premiere, ASIFA-Canada Tour of the Independents, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver;
1998 - premiere of French version, Annecy International Animation Festival, France
- premiere of Swedish Version, Goteborg Film Festival, Sweden
- broadcast - SPLAT, Experimental and Independent Animation program, Teletoon.

Leaving the Poisons Behind – 1991 - 35mm, 16mm film, broadcast - 6:30 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, performance, editing, production I. Pääbo
Film Festivals - Toronto (Premiere), Vancouver, Atlantic, Los Angeles, Goteborg, Italy, Leipzig, Estonia, Uppsala, Art Gallery of Ontario, Rivoli, Euclid Theatre, LIFT, National Film Board, Quickdraw Animation Society, Cinecycle, Saskatchewan Film Pool, Ryerson Film Arts, Film & Video Arts Society, Status of Women NWTKalamazoo International Animation Festival, Vancouver Film Festival, Hanover Drive-in, "Fabulous Festival of Fringe Films", LIFT 20th anniversary screening, Toronto Digital Image Festival, Deleon White Gallery, "Live at 455", Art Gallery of Ontario, Cinematheque Ontario, "The Independents", NFB, "Graphic Cinema - From Dadaism to Post-Modernism", ZOOM Children's Film Festival, Harbourfront, NFB "Showcase '94 Body and Soul"
Broadcast - CKLN Radio (soundtrack), CBC-TV Reflections, Rogers Cable, Australian TV, The Women's Network, Muchmusic
Cinematheques - Quebec, Pacific, Ontario

Wake up/Wake up – 1989 - 35mm, 16mm film - 10 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, editing, production I. Pääbo
Selected Screenings: Ed Video, Guelph; Cinecycle, Toronto, LIFT, "Animation"

Bon Vivant – 1985 - 16mm film - 5 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, performance, editing, production I. Pääbo
Selected Screenings: Toronto Animated Image Society, Ottawa Animation Festival

My Quills Click When I Walk – 1983 - 16mm film - 5 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, editing, production I. Pääbo
Selected Screenings: Toronto Animated Image Society

I've Got a Little Brother 1982 - 16mm film - 4 minutes
Animation, direction, music composition, storyboard, performance, editing, production I. Pääbo
Selected Screenings: Broadcast - The Women's Network - Rogers Cable, "The Independent Eye"; Children's Film Festival, Harbourfront, Toronto; LIFT, Island Screening, Toronto Island; LIFT, "Animation"; American Film Festival

2000-2016 Awards:
HA'Aki: GOLDEN NICA 2009 for Computer Animation and Visual Effects, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria
HA'Aki: Special Jury Mention - Montreal New Cinema Festival 2008
HA'Aki: Honourable Mention - Animadrid, Spain, 2009
Loon Dreaming, Best Animation, Golden Sheaf Awards, Yorkton Short Film Festival, 2003
Loon Dreaming, Nomination Best Original Music, Golden Sheaf Awards, Yorkton Short Film Festival, 2003
Loon Dreaming, Fedex Best Canadian Short Film, Montreal World Film Festival, 2002
I've got a Little Brother, Honourable mention, American Film Festival 1982

2000-2016 Grants:
Exhibition Assistance, Quilts, Ontario Arts Council, 2015
Media Arts, Hot Dogs, Canada Council for the Arts, 2015
Exhibition Assistance, Verge, Ontario Arts Council, 2011
Exhibition Assistance, Paleofuturity, Ontario Arts Council, 2011
Media Arts, XircaNoX, Ontario Arts Council, 2010
Exhibition Assistance, The Blobb Series, Ontario Arts Council, 2009
Writers Works-in-Progress, Smiling Under Water, Ontario Arts Council, 2009
Creative Development, Interactive installation, Mitochondrial Eve, Canada Council, 2001

2000-2016 Prizes:
First prize, mixed media, Connections: Cricket, Walkerton Juried Art Show, 2006
First prize, sculpture, Sitting Nobot, Walkerton Juried Art Show, 2005
Second prize, painting, View towards Walkerton, Walkerton Juried Art Show, 2005 Other awards and prizes

Collections:
Cinematheque Quebecois

Community Service:
Toronto Animated Image Society – co-president 1987; member to date
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre – secretary 1987; treasurer 1988; chairperson 1989; member to date
LIFT – Board animation rep 1989-92; production jury, newsletter, resource 1990; job review committee, newsletter proofreader 1991-92

Teaching:
Animation Workshop for Ed Video members, 2002, Guelph
Animation Workshop with Patrick Jenkins, 1998, Oakville Trafalgar High School. Screening May 21
Animation Workshop for Kidsummer, plasticene 2 1/2 D animation, 1991, NFB
Animation Workshop presentation, Media Day, 1991 Vaughan Road Collegiate
Animation for Children with Stephen Long, 1986-7, Creating with Computers
Animation Workshop with Aiko Suzuki, 1987, Upper Canada College

Artist Talks:
Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria. September 2009, “HA'Aki”
MacLaren Film Festival, Barrie: Oct 2002, “Director's Brunch and talk”, with Simpsons director Neil Affleck and Academy award winner John Weldon
Sheridan College, Animation Program, June 1999, “Independent Animation”
Art Gallery of Ontario: Oct 1995, Cinematheque Ontario, Program #1, “The Independents”
Ryerson Media Arts, Nov 1991, “Critical Analysis”

Juries:
Ontario Arts Council - Artists' Film and Video 2001
LIFT Production grants, 1990 and 1996
Ottawa-Hull - Film and Video awards,  Sept 1996
Ontario Arts Council - Animation 1993
Toronto Animated Image Society - Best Student Animation 1993
Ontario Arts Council - Animation 1991
Playback magazine annual awards for Best Commercials of 1991
Toronto Animated Image Society - Best Student Animation 1990, designed award

Other:
Ottawa Animation Festival, 2005 - "Pioneers of Canadian Independent Animation" program
Toronto Animated Image Society, 2002 retrospective
Toronto Festival of Festivals, 1991 - Panelist, “The Short Film – Genre or Calling Card”
Review of animated film " WHEN THE WIND BLOWS " and article on Hugh Foulds regarding first animation exchange between China and Canada, TAIS Newsletter, 1987
Studio assistant, Susan Low-Beer 1999-2001

Media:
European interviews, various, Golden Nica Award, September, 2009
Soundtrack broadcast, Leaving the Poisons Behind, CKLN 88.1 FM January 30, 1992, on Zero Point
Interviewed by Jim Sheddon on Leaving the Poisons Behind for Rogers Cable TV, 1993 – "Indie Can"
Interviewed re: work in film on “Frameline”, CIUT Radio 89.1 FM - September 1991



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