Education
2013 – 2015                University of Alberta, Master of Fine Arts
                                                            Concentration: Intermedia
2009 – 2013                McMaster University, Bachelor of Arts
                                                            Major: Honors Art and Honors History

Solo Exhibitions
November 2018           Artist-in-Residence, Harcourt House, Edmonton, AB
Sept – Oct 2015          the companionship of isolation, FAB Gallery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
March 2013                 levels, The New Space, Togo Salmon Hall, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

Group Exhibitions
November 2017          Luminous Bodies Closing Exhibition, Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto Islands, ON

June 2017                   Film Stream, 35th Annual International Visual Sociology Association Conference: Framing/ Reframing: Visual Sociology, Goffman, and the                                         Everyday, Concordia University, Montreal

January 2017              Eco Art Exhibition, Gallery 1313, Toronto, ON
Oct – Nov 2016           Little Kitchens, Women’s Art Museum Society of Canada, Edmonton, AB
September 2016          the salon of inclusiveness, HAVN, Hamilton, ON
April 2015                    Destabilizing Dystopia, dc3 Art Projects, Edmonton, AB
February 2015            GMFF Award Winning Films, in conjunction with an exhibition opening, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
Sept – Oct 2014          Gotta Minute Film Festival, in the Edmonton Transit Light Rail Transit System and Pattison OneStop Screens, Edmonton, AB
December 2013           Closed_Circuit, Fine Arts Building, University of Alberta North Campus, Edmonton, AB
March - April 2013       PUSH PIN Exhibit, Bay Gallery, Columbus State University, Columbus, Georgia, U.S.A.
April 2013                    Bookmarkers, McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON
March 2013                 Ted X McMaster U: Eidemic: Thinking is Contagious, McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, ON
February 2013             resurrected//, The New Space, Togo Salmon Hall, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
November 2012           unbalanced, The New Space, Togo Salmon Hall, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
November 2012           fragments, Praxis Gallery, Toronto, ON
October 2012               2nd annual Miniature Show, 337 Sketch Gallery, Hamilton, ON
September 2012          Hamilton’s Supercrawl, Thou Art Party, Hamilton, ON

Awards
2014                            Alberta Foundation for the Arts Graduate Scholarship in Art and Design
2014                            Spirit of Edmonton Award from Gotta Minute Film Festival

2014                            Award from the Edmonton Film Commission through the Gotta Minute Film Festival


Conferences and Lectures

November 2017          The Visiting Artist Series 2017/ 2018, McMaster University, School of the Arts, Hamilton, ON

November 2017          Artist Talk as part of FAVA's Artist in Residence - Community Artist program, Edmonton, AB
​June 2017                   35th Annual International Visual Sociology Association Conference: Framing/ Reframing Visual Sociology, Goffman, and the Everyday,

                                    Concordia University, Montreal, QC (Lecture and Film Presentation)


Residencies

Nov 2017 - Nov 2018

                                   2017/ 2018 Artist-in-Residence at Harcourt House, Edmonton, AB

Oct - Nov 2017           Luminous Bodies: exploring heterogeneous human bodies, Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto Islands, ON

Sept - Oct 2017          2017/ 2018 Artist in Residence - Community Artist Series, FAVA (Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta), Edmonton, AB

Publications
January 2017              The Strand, 'Examining the Environment at Gallery 1313', http://thestrand.ca/examining-the-environment-at-gallery-1313/

Spring 2016                Scapegoat Journal: Landscape, Architecture, and Political Economy, 'Night'.
Oct 2015                     Curious Arts, ‘Q&A with Natalie Jachyra’, http://www.curiousarts.ca/q-a-with-natalie-jachyra
2014                            Works of Students, John W. Ford, http://issuu.com/john.ford.art/docs/mcmaster_student_works/1
Dec 2012                     Incite Magazine, Featured Artist, Volume 15, Issue 3.
Summer 2012              Incite Magazine, Volume 14, Issue 6.
February 2012             Incite Magazine, Volume 14, Issue 4.

Teaching Experience
Jan - April 2018          Contract Instructor for 'Drawing: Intermediate Studies', University of Alberta

Jan - April 2018          Contract Instructor for 'Drawing:I', University of Alberta

July - Aug 2017           Contract Instructor for 'Drawing: I', University of Alberta

Jan – April 2017          Contract Instructor for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
July – Aug 2016          Contract Instructor for ‘Drawing: I’, University of Alberta
Jan – April 2016          Contract Instructor for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
Sept – Dec 2014         Primary Instructor for ‘Drawing: I’, University of Alberta

Work Experience
June 2017                   Videographer and Photographer for 'Sir Hobo', Fashion Label

December 2015          Videographer/ Documentarian for The Drawing Room performance at the Do It Yourself: Collectivity and Collaboration in Edmonton
                                    Exhibition​
Sept – Dec 2015         Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
Sept – Dec 2015         Gallery Assistant for FAB Gallery, University of Alberta
May 2015                    Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
Jan – April 2015          Gallery Assistant for FAB Gallery, University of Alberta
Jan – April 2015          Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
May – June 2014         Lab Assistant for ‘Art Fundamentals’, University of Alberta
May – June 2014         Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: I’, University of Alberta
Jan – April 2014          Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: I’, University of Alberta
Sept – Dec 2013         Teaching Assistant for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
Sept – Dec 2013         Lab Assistant for ‘Drawing: Intermediate Studies’, University of Alberta
Jan – April 2013          Special Project Assistant, Mapping Paradise Project, McMaster University
Jan – April 2013          Teaching Assistant for ‘Contemporary Approaches to Printmaking’, McMaster University
Sept – Dec 2012          Intern, Education Department, Art Gallery of Hamilton
May – June 2011         Research Assistant, McMaster University

Related Experience
2013                             Curatorial Assistant, Exhibition: The City of Hamilton Collects, McMaster Innovation Park
2012 – 2013                 Lead Assistant Instructor, Burlington Art Centre
2012 – 2013                 Docent and Library Assistant, McMaster Museum of Art


Curatorial Exhibitions
November 2014           140 and 240 Drawing: 380 Degrees, curated by Natalie Jachyra and Emilie St. Hilaire, Rutherford Library, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB