Monday, September 14, 2009 - 6:00am - 7:00am
Recita Hall September 14, 2009
Kristi Malakoff is a Canadian visual artist, exhibiting on an international scale, who has recently returned to Canada after time spent living abroad, most recently in Berlin, Germany. She is a 2005 BFA graduate of the Emily Carr Institute in Vancouver where she was the recipient of many awards and scholarships, among them the Alvin Balkind Memorial Scholarship, the Helen Pitt Award and the Governor General’s silver medal for the top Emily Carr Institute graduating student of 2005. Since graduating, she has participated in artist residency programs at the Banff Centre and SÍM, Reykjavík, Iceland. She has exhibited in both group and solo shows throughout Canada and in England, the US, Germany and Mexico. Her work has been featured and reviewed in many Canadian newspapers, journals and arts-related magazines. Her work is held in private and corporate collections across Canada and the US.
Malakoff’s work can be seen at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery from June 26 to September 13, 2009.
Attached image: Resting Swarm (detail), 2008, 21000 photographs of bees