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Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Majiski

Joyce Majiski
Joyce Majiski  born and live in Youkon  Canada 
www.dawsonarts.com/~jmajiski/  
jmajiski@hotmail.com  
 

Prints projects  made in our workshop

 

etching with lavis aquatint

Majiski

Solo Exhibitions
2009 Transmigrations, Campbell River Art Gallery, British Columbia
2006 Inner Spaces/Outer Places, Whyte Museum of the Rockies, Banff Alberta
2003 Inner Spaces/Outer Places, International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, Alaska
2003 Landmarks, Back Alley Gallery, Whitehorse, Yukon
2003 Inner Spaces/Outer Places,Two Rivers Gallery, Prince George, British Columbia
2002 Inner Spaces/Outer Places, UC Stanislaus, Turlock, California
2001 Sources, a journey of discovery, Yukon Arts Centre Gallery, Whitehorse, Yukon
1998 Works, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon
1993 Shadows on a Northern Land ll, Richmond Art Gallery, Vancouver British Columbia

Selected Group Exhibitions
2009 Voz/Voices: the arts of resistance and resilience, Yukon Art Centre Gallery, Yukon Territory
2009 Group exhibition, (Yukon Artists At Work Co-op), The Reach Gallery, Abbotsford, British Columbia
2006 Transmigrations, ODD Gallery, Dawson City, Yukon
As Above, So Below, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes, California, USA
From These Hands, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon
2005 DCAS Members Exhibition, Odd Gallery, Dawson City, Yukon
Ultra Marine, California Currrents Project, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes, California, USA
2004 Three Rivers:Wild waters, Sacred Places, Yukon Arts Centre Gallery, Whitehorse, touring
2003 Sprawl, Museum London, London, Ontario
South of 60, Harcourt House, Edmonton, Alberta
2002 South of 60, The Works Visual Arts Festival, Edmonton, Alberta
2001 Bulldozer:15 Yukon Artists, SAW Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
Passage, The Other Gallery, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
2000 Convergence, Yukon Arts Centre Gallery, Whitehorse, Yukon
1998 Fitness and Fortitude: the Art of Making Prints, Seymour Gallery, Vancouver British Columbia
2000-97 The National Paper Exhibition, Touring Exhibition: include The Prairie At Gallery, Yukon Arts Centre, Medicine Hat Art Gallery, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, La Galerie Stewart Hall, Art Gallery of Northumberland, Gallery Lambton, Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery, Lynwood Arts Centre.
1996 Malaspina Printmakers Members Show, Fotobase Gallery,Vancouver BC
1994 Frozen Tundra, Frozen Time, Yukon Arts Centre Gallery, Whitehorse Yukon
Malaspina Printmakers Members Show, Richmond Art Gallery, Vancouver , B.C.
Equal Opposites , Alberta Printmakers Soc. and SNAP, Muttart Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
Below the Surface, Malaspina Printmakers Gallery, Vancouver, BC
1993 Terra and Tundra, Malaspina Printmakers Gallery, Vancouver, BC
1992 Malaspina Printmakers Members Show, Vancouver BC
This Time/This Place, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon
1991 Group Show, Marion Nichol Gallery, Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Alberta
1989 Victoria Printmakers Exhibition, XChanges Gallery, Victoria, BC
New Works by Joyce Majiski and Janice Bailey, Captain Martin House, Whitehorse, Yukon
1988 So, Territorial Art Gallery, Whitehorse, Yukon

Public Commissions
2008 River walk Outdoor installation at Shipyards Park, commissioned by the City of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. 5 concrete columns and 5 stone mosaics
2003-2009 Topographies and Tales video, 21 minutes Commissioned by Proboscis in the UK to work on collaborative project. Outcomes include Film, on line website www.proboscis.org.uktopographies, downloadable E-book Confluences, Passages and Interfaces (see Proboscis website under Diffusion)
2005 Winging North, City of Whitehorse, Yukon commission. Installation of 30 etched copper birds and accompanying soundscape by Daniel Janke at the Canada Winter games Complex.

Published Written and Illustration Work
2007 Juxtapositions and Reflections, Part 1 and Part 2. Published through the Diffusion Generator
program created by Proboscis. Free downloadable E-Book www.diffusion.org.uk
2005 3 Rivers, The Yukons Great Boreal Wilderness, Harbour Publishing
Confluences, Interfaces and Passages, on the meeting of things and the spaces between. Pub.
Proboscis and Joyce Majiski. Free downloadable E-Book www.diffusion.org.uk
2004 Rendezvous with the Wild, The Boreal Forest edited by James Raffan, Boston Mill Press
2002 Promotional Brochure for Yukon, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa, Ontario
2001 Cover art for Teachers Manual Project Caribou, YTG
2000 Cover art for The Yukon Collection, Volume II, Caribou Records Production, Whitehorse, YT
1997 Great Northern Lost Moose Catalogue, Lost Moose Pub. Whitehorse, Yukon (articles, artwork)
1991 Another Lost Moose Catalogue, Lost Moose Pub. Whitehorse, Yukon (illustrations)

Residencies and Studio Exchanges
2009 Los Alacranes, Santo Domingo, Etla, Mexico
2007 Barbarian Press, Mission BC (letterpress workshop with Jan and Crispin Elstead)
2006 Murtra Editions, Arenys de Munt, Barcelona Spain
2005 KIAC, Residency program in Dawson City, Yukon (Klondike Institute of Arts and Culture)
Murtra Editions, Arenys de Munt, Barcelona Spain
2004 Liquid geography project, Proboscis, London, UK
Murtra Editions, Arenys de Munt, Barcelona Spain
2004 New Works Residency, Media and Visual Arts (MVA), Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
2003 Malaspina Printmakers Studio (also 19933, 94, 97 and 2001) and New Leaf Editions, Vancouver, BC
2001 New Works Residency, Media and Visual Arts (MVA), Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
2000 Fellowship Award, Women's Studio Workshop,Rosendale New York
Self Directed Residency, MVA, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
1996 New Works Residency, MVA, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
1995 Telling Stories, Telling Tales, Thematic Residency, MVA, Banff Centre for the Arts
Living at the End of Nation States, Thematic Residency, MVA, Banff Centre for the Arts
1992 Advanced Intaglio, Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Alberta
1991 Centre International de Recerca Graphica, printmaking studio, Calella, Spain
Laurence Barker Studio, papermaking, Barcelona, Spain
1990 Atelier Santa Reparata, printmaking, Florence, Italy and Verdaccio Studio, artists studio, Godenano II, Castellina in Chianti, Siena, Italy
1989 Ground Zero Studio, Exchanges Gallery, Victoria, British Columbia
1988 Monotype Printmaking, Red Deer College Series 88 Program, Alberta
1987 Independent Studio, Intaglio, Belles Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico (Polla S.
de Ortega and Jorge Vasquez)
Paper making with Pat Baldwin, Belles Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico

Teaching Experience
2008 Artist book workshops with developmentally challenged women of Ynclude, Yukon
2006 Printmaking workshops of the Surface and Depth series at Tuktu Studio,September
Yukon Arts Ed-Venture, Education program, Dept.of Education, Yukon Government, bilingual
2005 Artist in the Schools Program, Community schools and Whitehorse (since 1986), bilingual.
Learning Through the Arts Program in 4 Whitehorse Schools.
2005 Papermaking workshop (with Diana Marto) Tuktu Studio, Whitehorse
2003 Artist in the Schools Program, Community schools and Whitehorse (since 1986)
2002 Paper making workshop, Faro Arts Soc./ Yukon College, Faro, Yukon
Mixed Media and Bookmaking workshops, Yukon Arts Society, Whitehorse, Yukon
2001, 1999, 1992, 1990 Great Northern Arts Festival, Print and papermaking, Inuvik, NWT

Professional Activities (selected)
2009 Created and co-ordinated the LLAMA Project Canada/Mexico artists residency and exhibition
2008 Invited to conduct workshops, studio visits and participate in an artistic collaboration by the
Government of Russia at Salekhard, Yamal Province
2007 Residency at Proboscis, London, UK with Alice Angus to continue Topographies and Tales project.
2006 Organized and hosted Surface and Depth, a series of 4 printmaking workshops at Tuktu Studio, Whitehorse, Yukon. Invited 3 International and 2 other Canadian Master Printers as instructors
2006 Artists talk at ODD Gallery, Dawson City, Yukon, and Whyte Museum of the Rockies , Banff Alberta
2005 Screening Topographies and Tales in Picturing the Yukon summer film series 2005 and
Vancouver, screening. Was present at Whitehorse for talk and Q&A session on August 24th
2005 Creative Lab, screening of Topographies and Tales and presentation of other work at Canada
House, Trafalgar Square, London, UK with Proboscis and Maggie Warwick,
2005 Artists talk at Ultra Marine Point Reyes, Part of California Current exhibitions California
2004 Yukon Arts Centre, Artists talk and panel discussion for 3 Rivers exhibition
2003 Developed Artist in the Park program in Ivvavik National Park (with Parks Canada Western region, Inuvik NWT) and ran inaugural session
2002 Museum London, London, Ontario, Artist talk
UC Stanislaus, California, Visiting artist lecture/slide presentation to New Genres Class
2001 Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Lecture and slide talk
2000 Alberta College of Art, Alberta, Lecture and studio visits with Graduate students

Awards
2008 (20003, 2000, 1990, 1988) Advanced Artist Award, Yukon Government, Yukon Lotteries Commission
2007 Grant from Yukon Film Commission for training and to create short animation with Jay White
2007 CITF Grant to attend a letterpress workshop at Barbarian Press in Mission BC,
2006 CITF and Arts Fund Grants to organize Surface and Depth a series of 4 Printmaking workshops
2002 and 1993 Canada Council Art Bank Purchase Award
2001 Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Art

Collections
Canada Council Art Bank Purchase Award 1993 and 2002
Walter Phillips Gallery, Permanent Collection, Banff Centre for the Arts
Yukon Government, Permanent Collection