Jacqueline Traverse
Curriculum Vitae

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Creeativenative@hotmail.com

 

Education
2009 Diploma of Fine Arts, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB Canada
 

Galleries
Winnipeg Art Gallery
http://wag.ca/visit/shop/indigenous-art/paintings/jackie-traverse

 

Wasa Gallery
https://www.wahsa.mb.ca/products-page/jackie-traverse/

 

Exhibits
2013 Ever sick, Neechie Commons/ Neechie Niche
2010 University of Manitoba retrospective
2011 Double feature - Brandon, Manitoba
2011 Front runners at Urban Shaman
2011 Close encounters acting up performing the Indian -Platform Gallery
2011 Colors of Hope Art Auction - Siloam Mission
2010 5th addition of Mamu Painters symposium – sept iles, Quebec
2009 Mystery Meat, Ace Art, Group Show Winnipeg Manitoba
2009 From Their Perceptive: Group Show at Wah Sa Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Plastic Woodlands: Group Show at Urban Shaman Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Rez Dawg, Sculptural Installation, Downtown Biz, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2006 Decriminalizing Women - book cover, Elizabeth Comack
2006 In Their Own Voices - book cover, Jim Silver
2005 Mural, Elizabeth Fry Society in partnership with Crossing Communities

 

Screenings
2016 History of Manitoba’s Indigenous Filmmakers

2011 Double feature AGSM
2010 Atlantic film makers Co-op Best of Indigenous Festival
2011 Cabarets Sarasvati productions
2010 Keepers of the earth
2010 Dream Speakers Film Fest
2011 L.A skins film festival
2011 CBC Manitoba shorts
2009 Two Scoops, Imaginative Film Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal
2008 Two Scoops, Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival, Winnipeg, Manitoba (nominated for an award in two categories)
2008 Two Scoops, Imaginative Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario
2008 Two Scoops, The National Museum of the American Indian, New York City, NY
2007 Butterfly, Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

Public Presentations
2018 MAWA Billboards Across Canada – 50 Indigenous Women

http://www.themanitoban.com/2018/03/national-project-showcasing-indigenous-women-artists/34303/

2017 Mural Fest
2017 APTN – Aboriginal Day Celebrations – Winnipeg Venue
2010 Vancouver Olympics https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/life/aboriginal-artist-earns-unique-olympic-spotlight-
80254452.html

2009 Thunder Bird House - Presentation, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2008 Simon Fraser Univ.- Presentation with Crossing Communities, Vancouver, B.C.
2007 Riding Mountain National Park, ‘Looking In Speaking Out’ presentation with Crossing Communities

 

Collections
2010 Resource Assistance for Youth- R.A.Y. - Province of Manitoba
2010 Pat Martin, Member of Parliament Central Winnipeg, private collection
2011 Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

2011 Bill Gates Foundation, Washington D.C
2010 Canadian Museum for Human Rights – Winnipeg, MB
2008 R.A.Y (Resource Assistance for Youth), Winnipeg, MB
2008 Sage House, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Sage House
2007 The Winnipeg Foundation
2006 Sage House

 

Articles & Media Releases:
https://globalnews.ca/tag/jackie-traverse/
https://fernwoodpublishing.ca/news/view/jackie-traverse-art-opening-sale

https://onscreenmanitoba.com/event/this-river-winnipeg-premiere-october-5-at-the-wag/?doing_wp_cron=1526079416.9827690124511718750000

http://uniter.ca/view/healing-with-a-colouring-book
https://vucavu.com/en/artists/t/jackie-traverse
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQJsO_BblNo
http://www.interlaketoday.ca/2010/02/25/lake-st-martin-set-for-first-solo-exhibition
https://neechi.ca/special-events/

http://rabble.ca/columnists/2017/07/independent-video-film-artists-canada-get-massive-new-online-portal

http://ualbertalaw.typepad.com/faculty/2017/10/the-sixties-scoop-art-and-reclamation.html
http://www.videopool.org/category/distribution-news/
https://theprojector.ca/painting-a-new-picture/
http://umanitoba.ca/centres/ccwoc/links/Archives.html

https://www.dal.ca/news/2018/03/19/the-conversation--i-am-a-mikmaq-lawyer--and-i-despair-over-colte.html

https://www.gallery1515.com/displaced.html
https://thinairwinnipeg.ca/news/2011/the-2011-manitoba-book-awards-shortlists/
http://www.g101.ca/exhibits/prairie-scene-pim%C3%A2skwey%C3%A2w
https://www.winnipegfilmgroup.com/doodling-in-the-margins-manitoba-animation/

http://law.robsonhall.com/chrr/events/action~agenda/page_offset~1/time_limit~1484632800/request_format~html/
http://rpm.fm/news/vimaf-2011-revitalizes-indigenous-media-arts-in-vancouver/
https://www.chrisd.ca/2016/11/14/david-johnston-governor-general-winnipeg-tour/#.WvYqftMvx-U
https://novascotia.ca/abor/docs/Prismatic-Listings-Program-Info.pdf
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackie_Traverse

2011 Articles Native business development magazine
2010 Fuse Magazine
2010 Prairie scene
2010 Winnipeg Free Press

 

Private Collections
2017 Governor General, private collection
2010 National Chairperson, Treaty 1-22 Gathering, Regina, Sask.
2010 Jeanette Corbiere-Lavel, President, Native Women Association of Canada
2009 Colleen Cutschall, Brandon, Manitoba
2009 Glenna Matoush, Montréal, Quebec
2009 Peace Hills Trust, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2009/2008 Lita Fontaine, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2008 Sharon Alward, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2008 Kim Pate, Ottawa, Ontario
2008 Kelly Holmes, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Marianne Fagan-Guimond, Dublin, Ireland
2004-2007 Sadie Smith, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

Commissions
2017 Image use, University of Southern Indiana, American Society for Ethnohistory
2017 Manitoba’s Truth and Reconciliation Office

2016 Children’s Advocate, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2016 Image use, Clan Mothers Healing Village
2009 Book Cover for Red River Community College, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2009 Painting for Pat Martin, House of Commons
2008 Painting for Pat Martin, House of Commons
2008 Painting for movie ‘Lost Bones: In Search of Sitting Bulls Grave
2008 Painted Spirit Way Wolf - Thompson, MB.- Manitoba Lotteries Corporation
2008 Logo for The Circle of Courage, Kani Kanichihk, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2008 Logo for Restoring the Sacred, Kani Kanichihk, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2008 Logo for Pitawik; Manitoba Métis, First Nations, and Inuit Women’s Association
2008 Logo for the University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba,
2007 Logo for University of Winnipeg, Urban Studies Group, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Logo for Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Winnipeg, Manitoba
2007 Two Book covers for Fernwood Publishing
2006 Winnipeg Drug Treatment Court
2005 Elizabeth Fry Society, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

Awards
2015 Winnipeg Film Group – Mid Career Artists grant – production of short film
2015 Manitoba Arts Council, New Media – produce short film
2014 Second Place – Peace Hills Trust Art Contest
2013 Honorable Mention – Peace Hills Trust Art Contest
2011 Manitoba Arts Council, Media Arts – produced short film
2011 Nominee for Artist of the Year – Cdn. Dimension Magazine
2010 Best new Manitoba talent for "Empty" stop motion animation -Winnipeg
Aboriginal Film Festival and On-screen Manitoba
2007 Molly Hyman Award for Excellence in Painting, University of Manitoba
2008 Peace Hills Trust 26th Annual Native Art Contest, 1st Place
2006 Fine Arts Bursary Award, National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation
2004 Fine Arts Bursary Award, National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation

 

Teaching & Public Education
2018 High school Resource- Indigenous Films, Winnipeg Film Group
https://www.winnipegfilmgroup.com/film-makers/film-makers-jackie-traverse/
2015/2018 Art Instructor – Taught painting and mural projects – Marymound
2017 Art Instructor (7 Teachings) 650 students – Amber Trails School, Dauphin Manitoba
2017 Ecole Riviere Rouge student group mural
2017 Seven Oaks School
https://www.7oaks.org/Resources/WayfindersGala/pages/newsitem.aspx?ItemID=9&ListID=e4bd1bc6-1fd0-491a-90a4-a92090dccda3&TemplateID=Announcement_Item

2011 Lord Roberts foyer mural collaboration with students
2011 Sun Valley School group mural
2011 Greenway School group mural & culture room mural
2007/2008 Art Instructor through Crossing Communities Art Project - coordinated & taught art at
four inner city schools, CSI (Community School Investigator) program.
2007/2008 Art Instructor – workshop at Siloam Missions Art Program
2007 Art Instructor through Crossing Communities – workshop- Man. Youth Centre
2005/2006 Drop-In Studio Instructor - Taught painting to girls from the Knowles Centre, Manitoba

 

Residencies
2011 Urban Shaman Elder Youth residency
2010 The alliance for arts education
2009 Vancouver Olympic Art Collaboration, Cranberry Portage, Manitoba
2009 Crossing Community Art Project Residency with Jess MacCormack
2007 Crossing Communities Art Project Residency with Shelly Niro
2007 Crossing Community Art Project Residency with Jess MacCormack
2003 Crossing Communities Art Project Residency with Rosalie Favell

 

Solo Shows

2013 “Ever Sick”, Neechi Commons
https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/columnists/once-upon-a-time-216880111.html
2016 “Butterfly”, Neechi Commons

 

Publications
2018 Ikwe Honouring Women Adult Colouring Book
2016 Sacred Feminine Adult Colouring Book
http://www.mcnallyrobinson.com/9781552669198/jackie-traverse/sacred-feminine
https://books.google.ca/books/about/Sacred_Feminine.html?id=5b81vgAACAAJ&redir_esc=y

 

Volunteer
2011 Manitoba Theatre for Young People – annual fund raising event
2007/2008 Volunteer at Siloam Missions Art Program, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 

Community Activism Work
http://www.addictionresearchchair.ca/wp-content/uploads/Self-harm-victims-call-for-support.pdf
Indigenous Rock the Vote
https://www.newjourneys.ca/en/articles/overcoming-barriers-to-the-ballot-box

http://www.stouffville.com/meet-the-winnipeg-women-working-around-the-clock-to-rock-the-
indigenous-vote/

Ikwi Safe Rides- Founder, Winnipeg Manitoba

https://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/safety-concerns-have-sparked-two-new-ride-services-in-winnipeg-
1.2762385

https://www.facebook.com/MihaelaNorocPhoto/photos/pb.549556541752411.-
2207520000.1460455708./1065294263511967/?type=3&theater
Art In Action
https://www.candacehouse.ca/single-post/2016/06/03/The-Power-of-Our-Voices
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/jackie-traverse-art-in-action-skateboards-1.4625538
https://www.chvnradio.com/news/local-artist-indigenizes-skateboards-for-youth
http://canada.watsupamericas.com/news/artist-inspires-kids-with-skate-park-kindness/
https://eblnews.com/tag/jackie-traverse-200222

https://fnbc.info/news/art-auction-aims-get-food-truck-winnipegs-bannock-lady

Founder of Support Group for Indigenous Families - Children on Meth

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/it-can-affect-everybody-and-anybody-jackie-traverse-on-
meth-crisis-1.4623338

https://winnipegnews.org/families-of-meth-addicts-start-support-group-for-each-other/