2008 - 2010     University of Lethbridge, Fine Arts, Alberta

2005                University of Lethbridge, Fine Arts, Alberta

2000 - 2001     Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Alberta

1991 - 1993     Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Alberta




2015                Nature and Artifice, The Crowsnest Pass Art Gallery, Frank Alberta.

2014                A Window Through Time, collaboration between Troy Nickle, Mark Jirsa, The University                                                                                                          

                        Minnesota and The Minnesota Geological Survey, CASA Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta  

2014                Process, Place and Perception, Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, Kelowna, B.C

2013                Fire Season, (2 person show), Arnica Artist Run Centre, Kamloops, British Columbia

2011                Nature as Culture, Trianon Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

2010                Material and Place, the Lethbridge Public Library Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

2009                Earth-Art-Walk, an outdoor site-specific exhibition at the Helen Schuler Nature Center    

                        organized by the Bowman Arts Center, Lethbridge, Alberta

2008                A Natural Response, the Bowman Arts Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta

2002                On a Distant Horizon, Stride Gallery +15, at the EPCOR Center, Calgary, Alberta




2013                Ecotone, the Nickle Galleries at the University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta

2013                Ecotone, the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

2012                Special Places, the Yates Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

2011                Eco – Art Exhibition, Gallery 1313, 1313 Queen St, Toronto, Ontario

2011                Mapping a Prairie City, Lethbridge and its Suburbs, the Southern Alberta Art Gallery,                    

                        Lethbridge, Alberta

2010                The Bestiary Project, the Bowman Art Centre, Lethbridge, Alberta

2010                Baggage, What kind are you?  7th St. 4 Ave, Gallery Potemkin, Lethbridge, Alberta

2009                Ruin and Reclamation, 226, 5th St. Gallery Potemkin, Lethbridge, Alberta

2008                The Annual Juried Student Exhibition, the University of Lethbridge

2006                Current, the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

2003                First Show, Gust Winds Gallery, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta








The Colorado Art Ranch in partnership with the U.S Forest Service’s Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute hosted one-month artist residencies in six different wilderness biomes. My residency took place in the Minnesota–Fresh Water and Deciduous biome where I accompanied a forest ecologist on a 4-day canoe trip and a geologist on a 6-day canoe trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness near Ely, Minnesota, US.




A Rangeland Residency as part of the Ecotone exhibition organized by the Southern Alberta Art Gallery and the Field Notes Collective. During this residency I created work on site in the park and developed an educational art activity as part of the grade five science based wetland field study. Beauvais Lake Provincial Park, Alberta




The Field Notes Collective


The FNC is a group of arts professionals and scientists working in the southern Alberta area. The mandate of the Collective is to foster dialogue and action through the staging of cross-disciplinary events, engaging with matters of local and regional interest.