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Curriculum Vitae

Vicki Lynn Rae, Artist

1995-2000- Received annual awards and recognition for participation in Fine Art Programs

2001- Completed 6 month Fine Art program at Lorenzo de'Medici Art Institute in Florence, Italy.          

2002- Participated in the 'Arnold Mikelson Festival of Arts' in White Rock, BC

         - designed logo for 'Cravings' Coffee and Bakery, Langley, BC

          -displayed artwork at 'Cravings'

2003-2005- Was accepted to and enrolled in the IDEA (design) Program at Capilano College in          North Vancouver, BC 

2006- displayed artwork at Java Cat, Vancouver, BC

2008- Participated in Art In The City Visual Art Show and Sale West End Community Centre, Vancouver, BC

          - Participated in Art Ness Community Art Show at Main St. heritage hall, Vancouver, BC

2009- Had a photograph submission accepted and displayed @ The New Faces of Vancouver
            Photography Exhibit, Center A, Vancouver, BC

          -'Virtual Vancouver Art Gallery Showcase' Group Show @ the Roundhouse Community Centre in Yaletown, Vancouver, BC

          - 'In Bad Taste' Group Show @ Soho Billiards in Yaletown, Vancouver, BC

          -Participated in Silent Auction for Amnesty International

          -'Group Show/Silent Auction ARTSEA@ The Vancouver Aquarium 

Nov 14, 2009 - 'Reclaim Me' Original Painting published in The Ear Arts Journal for Gallery Gachet.

2010 - Obtained Permit for Artist's Square, Live Painting on White Rock Beach 

June- Oct. 2010

           -  'Freestyle' Group Show @ Soho Billiards in Yaletown, Vancouver, BC

           - 'Attack of the Colour Bees'  Group Show @ Soho Billiards in Yaletown, Vancouver, BC

           - 'One World' Group show, Live Auction and Haiti Fundraiser @ Science World, Vancouver, Bc

           - Ongoing exhibition @ L'Atelier Hair Salon, Yaletown, Vancouver, BC (finished 2012)

           - Ongoing exhibition @ The Artist's Place in White Rock, BC (finished 2012)

           -  Participated in 'SubmiT' T-shirt design contest and fundraiser (1st place in online voting forum)  

            - Radio Interview on CJFM Sound Therapy-  Mon July 5th 'Art of the Mind' - Social Media and Mental Health

Aug 19- 3D Art Gallery Showcase, @ The Roundhouse, Yaletown, Vancouver, BC                    

             - 'The People's Republic to End Poverty' Art Show and Fundraiser, Vancouver, BC, Aug 19

             - 'Anmore Arts in the Garden' Anmore, BC Aug 21 Group Show, Live Painting & Fundraiser * Featured on the Anmore Alternative News Website

              - 'Downsized' Art Show & Sale, part of Culture Days in Vancouver, BC 

              - Featured on

Sept 5-  Shared Artist Booth at Taiwanfest at the Vancouver Art Gallery 

Oct.- Featured Artist on  Nehemiahartsfoundation's Blog

Oct. 23 -'Night of the Easel Dead' Group Show @ Soho Billiards in Yaletown, Vancouver, BC

Nov. 23 - 'The Factory' Group Show @ Lounge 560, Vancouver, BC

Oct 1-Dec 31 2010 - SOLO EXHIBIT, 'SAFARI'- A Small World Gallery & Shop, Vancouver, BC

Jan 2011- Submitted painting to the Kingston Prize For Canadian Portraiture, T. Ontario

2011- 2012-  Ongoing Exhibit at Arthur Murray Dance Studio in White Rock, BC

May 2011- Participated in the West End Art Krall, Vancouver, BC

June 2011- Artwork Accepted for ARTS 2011 Group Show @ the Surrey Art Gallery

January 2012- Artwork Accepted for Beautiful BC Group Show @ White Rock Community Centre

April 2012-   Did a custom painting depicting Vancouver World Rhythm & Dance Fest

May 4 2012-  Art World Expo, Group Exhibit @ Science World, Vancouver, BC

July 2012- Ongoing Exhibit at Sol Yoga Shala @ Crescent Beach (finished Oct 2012)

August 1 2012- 6 week Exhibition of SAFARI Collection @ Hollyburn Country Club in West Vancouver. BC

August 19 2012- Boulevard Days @ Arts off Main Gallery

September 1 2012- Featured Artist @ Arts off Main Gallery for Sept 2012

Dec. 15 2012- Jan 12 2013- Group Exhibition @ Powell Street Craft Brewery 

April 2013- 'Just Dance' Group show at Newton Cultural Centre & became member of Surrey Arts Council *Received Award of Merit for my Painting 'Power Surge' (one of 3 entered to show)

April 21 2013- 3 Artworks and Written Statements accepted to be published on for educational use under the Creative Commons License

April 24 2013- Artwork and Writings published on for educational purposes

May 2013- 'May La Forge Be With You' Group Show at Hot Art Wet City Gallery, Vancouver

Oct 15 2013- Harlequin Hypnosis Show Exhibit (Improv Centre, Granville Island)

Nov 19 2013- Harlequin Hypnosis Show Exhibit (Improv Centre, Granville Island)

Feb. 10, 2014-  Selected for a 4 week group Exhibit at ROAM Gallery, Vancouver.  (Steampunk Series)

Feb 15 2014- Harlequin Hypnosis Show Exhibit (Inlet Theater, Port Moody)

March 22 2014- Harlequin Hypnosis Show Exhibit (Orpheum Annex, Vancouver)

May 2 2014- ART WORLD EXPO Group Exhibition, Science World, Vancouver

May 24 2014- North Shore Folk Festival Society Capilano Mall North Vancouver 

Aug 5- Sept 16 2014- The NAAM Restaurant 'Solo Exhibit: SAFARI' Vancouver, BC (18 pieces)

Sept 15 2014- Submitted 'On Behalf of Nature' to ENDANGERED art and phptgraphy contest benefiting ART4APES 

Nov 18-20 2014- TEN2 group exhibit/fundraiser @ Federation Gallery , Granville Island (3 pieces)

Nov 20- Dec 18 2014- Winter Treasures group exhibit @ Port Moody Art Centre & Canadian Pacific Gallery (5 pieces)

Nov 21- Dec20 2014- Anonymous Art Show group exhibit/fundraiser @ North Vancouver Community Art Space (3 pieces)

Nov 24 2014- Jan 5 2015 - SOLO Exhibition SAFARI @ Plaskett Gallery at Massey Theatre, New Westminster, BC, Canada (21 pieces)

Feb 2015- 'Sheep Show' Group Exhibit @ Hot Art Wet City Gallery, Vancouver BC

March 26 2015- ‘Art Social’ LIVE group speed painting event @ Red Room, Vancouver BC

April 7 2015- ‘CARDED’ group art show @ Hot Art Wet City Gallery, Vancouver, BC 

May 1 2015- Art World Expo; Live painting during the event, 5 pieces in silent auction Vancouver BC

June/July 2015- Commission works

August 2015- Green Art Festival Group Exhibition  @ Sun Peaks Resort, BC 

Sept 19 2015- 'Art Attack’ 4 Live painting and Live Auction (partial proceeds to Coastal Mental Health) Waterfall Building Vancouver BC

Oct 12-30 2015- ‘And I Shall Be Happy’ Kickstart Disability Arts & Culture Group Exhibit at Pendulum Gallery Vancouver BC

Jan 2016- Month Long Solo Exhibit at Eclipps Hair Salon in New Westminster

March 2016- Month Long Solo Exhibit at Coming Home Cafe in New Westminster

March 5-19 2016 - Curated Solo Exhibition at the Waterfall Building/Gallery in Vancouver, BC 

Dec 2016- Satirical Pop of Colour 2 Artist show at Deer Lake Gallery, Burnaby Arts Council

Feb 2017- Spectrum Group Exhibit, West Vancouver Art Council & Silk Purse Art Gallery

March 2017- The Pier Juried Group Exhibition, White Rock Community Centre

March 2017- Joined New West Artists- Group Exhibit at Gallery at Queens Park New Westminster

May 5/6 2017- Art in the City Art Market, West End Community Centre Vancouver, BC

May-June 2017- ‘YUGEN’ from my Canada Wild Series included in juried group Exhibition at the Robert Bateman Centre, Victoria BC ‘Rooted in History’ Exhibit.

July 1 2017- Group Exhibit with New West Artists, New Westminster BC

July 29 2017- Richmond Chinese Cultural Society Art Festival, Richmond BC

July 31-Aug 14- Harmony Arts Festival- Solo Exhibit and Live Painting at Inn Cogneato Restaurant, West Vancouver, BC

Aug 11-13 2017- Outsider Arts Festival- Roundhouse Exhibition Hall Vancouver BC

Aug 24 2017- Diner En Blanc LIVE Painting and Exhibition Vancouver Coal Harbour BC

Aug 28-Sept 4 - Art Squared, Group Exhibit with New West Artists, Queens Park Gallery New Westminster BC

Sept 28-Oct 20 2017- ‘Teeth Shattering Scream’ From my Recovery Series included in International Juried Exhibition ‘Women and Anger- Resistance, Power and Inspiration” at Kohenline Musem of Art, Des Plains (Chicago) IL USA

Oct 25-Dec 11, 2017- District Library Gallery, North Vancouver (For my Piece ‘Untethered' in the North Shore Community Art Council ‘You Are Here 2018 Calendar’) Group Exhibition

Nov 1- May1 2017/2018- Group Installation/Exhibition at Vancouver General Hospital Vancouver Community Arts Council Vancouver, BC

Nov 15 2017- One Piece included in the Annual SWITCH Fundraiser for the Vancouver Community Arts Council Vancouver, BC

Dec-Feb 2017/18 - Four Pieces in Group Exhibit ‘Small Works’ at Pitt Meadows Art Gallery

Dec 13-? 2017/18- Small Solo Exhibition at Granville/Broadway BiNational Office Vancouver, BC.

Jan 9 – 21, 2018- Silk Purse Gallery, West Vancouver (For my Piece ‘Untethered' in the North Shore Community Art Council ‘You Are Here 2018 Calendar’) Group Exhibition 

Jan 31 2018- Community Arts Council of Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival Satellite Exhibition at VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation.

April 14 2018- Group Exhibition at International Arts Gallery at International Village by invitation

June 6- BC Buddhist Festival Exhibitors Booth , Queen Elizabeth Park Vancouver BC

2018- KRAVE Hair Salon; semi monthly rotational Art Display New Westminster

Oct 20 2018- Hot One Inch Action (button trading show) Art Factory Group Exhibition Vancouver BC

Nov-2018-Jan2019 - Lost and Found Cafe Connections Gallery Group Exhibition

Jan 25 2019 - Boobies & Wieners 6 at the Arts Factory Group Exhibition (self portrait exhibited)

Jan 5-Feb 28 2019- Booth/Exhibition at Pacific Arts Market Vancouver BC

May 1- July 30 2019- Bliss Hair Studio Solo Exhibit Vancouver BC

Nov 2019 - Live Painting and Exhibition by invite at Private Event at Vancouver Club

Jan 2020 - Boobies & Wieners 7 at the Arts Factory Group Exhibition (self portrait exhibited)

April 2020- Story and Art Published in ‘’Resiliant Roots’ Metis Mental Health Magazine Issue 1

Nov 2020- Virtual Live Painting for Crossroads Hospice Society, Sponsored by RBC



Power surge with award


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