Bio

          Jason Abma is an artist born and raised in Leduc, Alberta. He now resides in Edmonton, Alberta where he works in the media of painting, printmaking, and video art. 

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Exhibitions 

2021 

         *(Prospective Group Exhibition) Ignite Gallery. Toronto, Ontario.* 

         *(Prospective Solo Exhibition) SNAP Gallery. Edmonton, Alberta.* 

2020 

          "Synced" SNAP Gallery. Edmonton, Alberta.  

          "Dyscorpia 2.0" Online Exhibition and Catalogue Launch. https://www.dyscorpia.com/home-2 

          "Community Heroes" Southgate Mall. Edmonton, Alberta.  

 

          *(Prospective Online Exhibition) Ignite Gallery.                                                 

2019 

          "Nice to Meet You" FAB Gallery. Edmonton, Alberta. 

          

          "Dyscorpia" Enterprise Square Gallery. Edmonton, Alberta. 

          "Faulty Poetics" SNAP Gallery. Edmonton, Alberta.  

2018 

          "Community Canvas" Pop-Up Exhibition at SHAW Conference Centre. Edmonton, Alberta. 

2017 

          "Hope and Fear" Rutherford Library. Edmonton, Alberta. 

Education and Awards 

2020

          "Creator's Reserve" Grant Recipient. Edmonton Arts Council. Edmonton, Alberta. 

2019 

          Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Alberta. 

          BMO 1st Art Competition Nominee in Painting and Printmaking. 

     

          Golden Key Society Offer for Academic Excellence 

2018 

          Golden Key Society Offer for Academic Excellence 

          U Sport Scholar Athlete Award 

2016 

          CCAA Scholar Athlete Award 

          ACAC Academic Athletic Award 

2015 

          Jason Lang Academic Scholarship 

2014 

          Rutherford Academic Scholarship  

Professional Experience 

 

2019 

          Oil Painting Workshop Leader at Gateway Family Church. Leduc, Alberta. 

          Visual Arts Student Association- Catalogue Liaison 

 

2018 

 

          "Going Once" Art Auction- Art Runner 

 

2017 

 

           "Cold Cuts" Art Auction- Art Runner 

Publications 

2019 

           "Nice To Meet You" Catalogue Feature 

           "Dyscorpia: Out on Our Limbs" Feature: https://www.dyscorpia.com/filter-eng-page-1 

 

 

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