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Curriculum Vitae

Adam Lagace

[email protected]

Phone No. 403.305.9751


Education

2011                      BFA, Jewellery + Metals, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

1993                     Design and Layout Fundamentals, Bow Valley College, Calgary, Canada


Professional Experience

2016-Present      Instructor, Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, Calgary, Canada

Feb 2016              Guest Speaker for 925: A Sterling Anniversary, Calgary, Canada

2014-Present      Continuing Education Instructor, Chinook Learning Services, Calgary, Canada

2012-Present      Continuing Education Instructor, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2010/11                Peer Mentor, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2011                      Committee Member for Children's Hospital Art Project through ACADSA, Alberta 

                             College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2010/11                Student Legislative Council Representative for Jewellery + Metal Program, Alberta

                             College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2008-Present     Employee, Ken's Gems Supplies Inc., Calgary, Canada

2007/11                Student Monitor for Jewellery+ Metals Program, Alberta College of Art + Design,

                             Calgary, Canada

2007/08              Student Academic Council Member, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada


Awards/Honours

2011                      Work Selected for “The Bow: Emerging Artist Project” Hosted By Encana Corp. Inc.

2010                      Insight Scholarship, Influx Gallery, Calgary, Alberta Canada

2010                     Third Place Winner of Metalmorphosis Competition, Alberta College of Art + Design, 

                              Calgary, Canada - Voted on by public and peers in attendance.

2009                     Second Place Winner of Gem Event Competition, Alberta College of Art + Design,

                              Calgary, Canada - Voted on by public and peers in attendance.

2008/05              Millennium Scholarship, Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation, Montreal,

                              Quebec Canada

2006                     Top Three Finalist for the International Pipeline Awards – ACAD Student Design

                              Competition (Competition was cancelled)

2005                     ACADSA Bursary, Alberta College of Art + Design Student Association, Calgary, Canada


Exhibition Record (Selected)

2011            Studio 403: Grad Show, Marion Nicoll Gallery Main Space, Calgary, Canada

                   Studio 403: External Grad Show, The Triangle Gallery, Calgary, Canada

                   Studio 403: External Grad Show, 100 Wines, Calgary, Canada

                   Studio 403: External Grad Show, Art Central, Calgary, Canada

2010           Exhibition for the Instillation of the new College President, Dr. Daniel Doz, Alberta College of 

                   Art + Design, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Metalmorphosis, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

                   Studio Art Sale Fundraiser, Triangle Gallery, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Stride Silver, 25th Anniversary Gala-esque, Stride Gallery, Calgary, Canada

                   Debunking the Binary Myth, Marion Nicoll Gallery Main Space, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   More Big News!, Influx Gallery, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   4th Annual Art-O-Rama Exhibition and Sale, Triangle Gallery, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Links: A Collective Knowledge Exhibition, City Hall, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Links: A Collective Knowledge Exhibition, Lower Level of Art Central, Calgary, Canada

                   Links: A Collective Knowledge Exhibition, One Blue Wall Gallery, Calgary, Canada

2009          Tree of Hope, Collage Gallery, Calgary, Canada

                   Adorn the Tree, Influx Gallery, Calgary, Canada

                   Links: A Collective Knowledge MEG Exhibition, Calgary, Canada

                   Nuit Blanche 10,000 Hours, Metal Arts Guild Headquarters, Toronto, Canada

                   Art in the Park, Hosted by the Friends of Fish Creek Park at Sikome Lake, Calgary, Canada                            (Juried)

                   Artisan Village of World Skills Competition, Hosted by the City of Calgary at Olympic Plaza,                          Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Art Auction to Benefit the Laramie Project, Hosted by The Calgary Eagle, Calgary, Canada

                   Art Auction to Benefit the Feminist Book Club of ACAD, Alberta College of Art +Design,                                  Calgary, Canada

2008          Art in the Park, Hosted by the Friends of Fish Creek Park, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

                   Enviro Fair, Fish Creek Public Library, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

2007          Adorn the Tree, Influx Gallery, Calgary, Canada

                   Arts vs Crafts Show and Sale, Edmonton, Canada (Juried)

                   Kensington Sun and Salsa Festival, Calgary, Canada (Juried)

2006          Gem Event, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

                   Arts vs Crafts Show and Sale, Edmonton, Canada (Juried)

2005          Gem Event, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada


Publications

2010          Links: A Collective Knowledge. Solder Pick Publishing/Alberta College of Art +

                  Design/ Illingworth Kerr Gallery. 2010.

2010          Interviewed for the SAIT Weal Paper to Promote Winter Show and Sale for the

                  Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, Canada

2009         Interviewed by CBC Radio to Promote Artisan Village of World Skills Competition, Hosted by                       the City of Calgary at Olympic Plaza, Calgary, Canada


Professional Affiliations

Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club, Calgary, Canada

Arts Informal, Calgary, Canada

SNAG (Society of North American Goldsmiths), Eugene, Oregon USA

Alberta Craft Council, Edmonton, Canada