YVONNE FELIX ARTS

Art at your fingertips

About Yvonne

 

 

Education 

Dundas Valley School of Art,

Public and Community Art Diploma 

Art Foundation Diploma  2005-2009

 

 

Awards/Commissions

 

Ontario Arts Council, Arts Education Grant, Resight; 2014, 2013, 2012

City of Hamilton, Arts Award; 2013

City of Hamilton, Police Services 'Magnify Sundial'; 2011

City of Hamilton ‘Adessone’ Concrete Chair Design; 2011 

Ontario Arts Council , Emerging Artist Grant; 2011

Goodwill, Full Scholarship;  2009-2010

Womens Art Association; 2009, 2006, Scholarship

Rockton World Fair1st Place for Painting 'Blindspot'; 2005, 2006

 

Exhibitions

 

Group Exhibitions:

 

Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts;  2013

"Resight" 

 

Innovation Park; 2013

"The Room" 

 

Kichener Berlin Towers, Resight Arts, Instructors and Students; 2012

The Room"

 

Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology; 2011 - 2012

"Mill Wheel" Granite sculpture and "Albion Falls" Painting

 

California School of Optometry California, Shared Vision; 2010 

"Where is Forever" series photographs on acetate; 2009

"Fading" Acrylic Painting; 2007

"Self Portrait" photography; 2007

 

Dofasco Gallery, Dundas Valley School of Art;  2010

"Where is Forever" 

 

Hamilton Public Library, Art Exhibit; 2008 - 2004 


Guelph Art Show; 2005

Charcoal Drawings series

 

Arts Hamilton Members Show; 2009

"Untitled" Acrylic painting; 2008

"Untitled" Acrylic painting; 2007

"Self Portrait" Pinhole photography; 2006

"Lily" water colour

 

Foot's Bay Muskoka  2011 

" Muskoka" Acrylic series

Art Gallery of Hamilton CNIB Gala

"BlindSpot" acrylic July 2011

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

W. Ross Macdonald School for the Blind, Tangible Works 2009

Arts Hamilton Translation Project- Art for the visually Impaired 2008

 

Joseph Brant Hospital  Burlington July 2006 "Scapulars" Braille cards with tactile objects

 


Community 


Foundation For Fighting Blindness

Keynote speaker Vision Quest

PSA

 Board of Education

W Ross Macdonald School for the Blind “Ways to Work” 2010

Dunsas Public School 

 

 CNIB

 Dining in the Dark Hamilton 2011 2012 2013 Key note speaker

United Way, Photosensitive, Photo series representing the CNIB - 2006

 

 Fundraising

 

The Blindeye Collection jewelry 2012 

Proceeds ro development of research and technology for those living with vision loss. 

 Egyptian Belly Dance Performance with Dr.George Dimi Sawa and Kathy Beitz Artwaord Artbar

 “Visions of Hope” Greeting Card Fundraiser

Sight Savers, online fundraiser 2010 to present day


 CNIB

Chair for the Art Auction Committee 2011

 

Educational Workshops

 

W Ross Macdonald School for the Blind “Art and Adaptation” 2009

Canadian Council for the Blind “Clay Crafts” 2007

Dundas Valley Montessori School “March Break” 2010

Dundas Valley School of Art “March Break” 2010

AM Cunningham School “Braille Greeting Cards”

Ontario Early Years “Braille Greeting Cards” 2009

Ontario Early Years “Clay Crafts” 2007

East Hamilton Kiwanis Club Child Care “Art with Yvonne”