Lynn Misner

Power House Art Gallery

129 Lincoln Street, Box 1783

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

B0J 2C0

(902) 640-3363

power.house.art@gmail.co

 

EDUCATION

 

2009   Diploma in Gallery and Museum Practices

               University of Western Ontario

 

2007     Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Honours

               Mount Allison University, Sackville, N.B.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS: SOLO

2016      This Place - We Called Home. Power House Art, Lunenburg, N.S.

2015      An Evening of Art Food and Wine. Rime Restaurant, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2015      Take What You Need. The Desbrisay Museum, Bridgewater, N.S.

 

2014      On Your Own Ground. Power House Art, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2012       Beyond the Horizon. Power House Art, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2011       Lynn Misner. Power House Art, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2010      The Living is Easy. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S

 

2009     Just Burn It. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2006     What Will Be. START Gallery, Sackville, N.B.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS: GROUP

2017     The Orange and the Green. Power House Art Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2014     Grand Opening, Wave Wood Designs, Rose Bay, N.S.

 

2013     Drawn and Quartered. Power House Art Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2008     Body Love. The Moxie Gallery, Bridgewater, N.S.

 

2008     17th Annual Acadia Art Show. Acadia University Art Gallery, Wolfville, N.S.

 

2007     Bachelor of Fine Arts Graduation Show. Owens Art Gallery, Sackville, N.B.

 

2006     Local Artists. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

                   

              Members Show. Art Choices, Lunenburg, N.S.

          

              OK Quoi?! Contemporary Arts Festival. Sackville, N.B.

 

              Off the Wall, Pounding the Floor. START Gallery, Sackville, N.B.

 

2005    Member’s Gallery, Lunenburg Art Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

 

AWARDS

 

2006    J.E.A. Crake Foundation Scholarship, Mount Allison University

 

2006    Nova Scotia Talent Trust Scholarship

 

2006    Mount Allison Fine Arts bursary

 

2006    1st Place Sculpture Award, Fine Arts Department, Mount Allison University

 

2003    Mount Allison Entrance Scholarship

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2011-                Present Owner and Manager of Power House Art Gallery

 

2009-2011      Assistant Manager and Curator of Houston North Gallery

 

2008                Volunteer and Member of Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning, Nova Scotia

                          Member of Acadia University Art Gallery

                          Wolfville, Nova Scotia

 

2005-2007    Student Sculpture technician, Mount Allison University

                          Member of Struts and START (Student Run Centre), Sackville, NB

                          Member of Owens Art Gallery, Sackville, NB

 

2004-2006   Assistant Curator for Houston North Gallery; May to August

 

2006               Art Instructor, New Ross Family Resource Center, New Ross, N.S.

 

2005               Gallery Assistant, Images Art Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

EXHIBITIONS CO-CURATED

 

2011      Axl. T. Ernst, Power House Art Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2011      Sensory Overload; The Folk Art Show of the Year. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S

 

2010    Jacko Ishulutaq. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2006    Annual Pangnirtung Community Print Collection. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.

 

2006    Celebrating Folk Art. Houston North Gallery, Lunenburg, N.S.