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EMMA LEHTO

 

EDUCATION

2004      Bachelor of Design, Communication Design, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, BC.

2000      Bachelor of Fine Arts, Integrated Media, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, BC.

1997      Diploma of Studio Art, Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011      Amended, Gallery Fukai, Vancouver BC.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015      6th Alcuin Wayzgoose, Alcuin Society, Main Branch: VPL, Vancouver BC.

2013      SNAG, Cobalt Hotel, Vancouver, BC

              Final Project, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver BC.

              The Alcuin Society Printing Fair Waygoose, Main Branch: VPL, Vancouver BC.

              Gary Sim’s Art Salon, Vancouver, BC.

              The Kokeshi Project, Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre, Burnaby, BC.

              Behavioral Issues, VIVO, Vancouver, BC.

               [F * * k] Words, San 02, Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan

              Fuck: An Art Show Tribute, Hot Art Wet City Pop Up Gallery,Vancouver, BC.

2012      Printed, Gallery Fukai, Vancouver, BC.

              SWARM 13, ACME Studios, Vancouver, BC.

              Excuse Me., How Rude?!, Gallery Fukai, Vancouver, BC.

              The Material Glitch, Quinary Art Projects, Vancouver, BC.                 

              Design 24, Gallery Fukai, Vancouver BC.

2011      5th Alcuin Wayzgoose, Alcuin Society, Main Branch: VPL, Vancouver BC.

2010      On Collections, Emily Carr University, Vancouver BC.

2009      Between the Lines, Gallery Atsui, Vancouver BC.

2008      10 x 10, Gallery Atsui, Vancouver BC.

              Book Arts Exhibition, Emily Carr University, Vancouver BC.

2007      A440Hz Electromagnetic Explorations,  Vancouver BC.

2004      Graduation Show, Emily Carr University,  Vancouver BC.

2000      Graduation Show, Emily Carr University,  Vancouver BC.

1999      Itch, Vancouver BC.

1997      Graduation Show, Capilano College,  North Vancouver BC.

 

ARTIST TALKS

2012      Book Arts Program, Instructor Celia King, In class & studio visit, current body of work. ECU.                             Vancouver BC.     

2011      Book Arts Program, Instructor Celia King,  Current body of work. ECU, Vancouver BC.

2010      Book Arts, Continuing Studies Program, In class & studio visit: Current body of work. ECU, 

              On Collections. ECU, Vancouver BC.

 

INTERVIEWS

2014     SAD MAG, Vancouver Notables: Book Artist Emma Lehto. Posted Jan 6 2014. By Grant Hurley

             http://www.sadmag.ca/news/2014/01/vancouver-notables-destructive-book-artist-emma-lehto/

2013     100 Interviews, 100 Artists, Hot Art Wet City, Vancouver BC. 

             Hot Art Wet City: http://hotartwetcity.com/emma-lehto,  Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/7941056

             Youtube:  http://youtu.be/d80KS_q0oRI

 

PRESS

2012     Amphora, Alcuin Magazine, 2012

2011      "Looking Back at Wayzgoose", http://blog.alcuinsociety.com October 30, 2011

2009     "Words become pictures in art shows around Vancouver", Robin Laurence, The Georgia Straight,

             Sept. 24, 2009

 

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

2013                       Curator for Final Project Exhibit, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, BC

                               Designed flyers for Vancouver Pride Society for the 2013 Pride season.

2008 ~ 2013           Gallery Atsui/Gallery Fukai: Designed logo and printed promotional material.

2010 ~ 2013           Designed East Van Digital logo, senior graphic designer at this digital label.

2007 ~ 2010           BC Glass Arts Association ( BCGAA )  Designed invitations and promotional material.

2005                       Designed the Erickson Garden Conservation Plan, for the Arthur Erickson Conservancy.     

                               Collaborated with designer Kate McNair produced Evolutions 80th Anniversary. Designed                                   promotional materials: catalogue and flyers for the Emily Carr University Alumni Society.

                               Collaborated with industrial designer, Hector Uvence for the  design & production of the                                      Vancouver Arts Awards.

2004                       Design chosen for the Graduation Poster at Emily Carr Institute Grad Show, 2004, also                                        included promotional materials: flyers, catalogue cover and website.

 

ART AUCTIONS

2014                      Bloom 2014: The Daruma Project,  Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre,                                                 Burnaby BC.

2013                      SNAG, Cobalt Hotel, Vancouver BC.

                              Bloom 2013: The Kokeshi Project, Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre, Burnaby