About

 
 

MELANIE KEAY

melanie@melaniekeay.com

b. December 20, 1988

Currently lives and works in Toronto, ON

 

 

Profile

Melanie Keay is an emerging artist, working primarily in painting, installation, as well as industrial design and metal fabrication. She explores life in the digital age through her multi-disciplinary approach to art making.

 

 

Education

2010-2017: OCAD University, BFA in Drawing and Painting

2009: Alberta College of Art and Design, Drawing

 

Awards

2017: Won Lee Achievement in Fine Art Award, OCAD U

 

Exhibitions/Projects

2017: Solo Exhibition; The Act of Disappearance, Art Hut

2017: The Act of Disappearance; Graduation Exhibition, OCAD U

2017: Group Exhibition; Festival of the Body, OCAD U

2016: Group Exhibition; Figurative Painting, OCAD U

2016: Public Mural, Tokyo Smoke Green

2014: Group Exhibition, Nuit Blanche, Rush Lane & Co.

2013: Group Exhibition; Pantone Pink No. 241, Norman Felix Gallery

 

 

Collections

Private collection, Toronto ON

Private collection, Spring TX

Private collection, Peterborough ON

Private collection, London UK

 

 

Experience

2016-Present: New Rose Studio, founder/creative director

2016: UnitFive Design: fabricator/shop assistant

2015: Canadian Salvaged Timber, teaching assistant/shop assistant

2012: Canvas Gallery, gallery assistant

2011: Xpace Cultural Center, OCAD University Work-Study Program