CV MARGOT ROI VISUAL ARTIST Oakville, Ontario, Canada

email: margotroi@icloud.com


Education

Bachelor of Education - Laurentian University (OCT) North Bay, ON, CA

Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts - University of Windsor, ON, CA

Applied Arts & Technology - Sheridan College (Fabric Design) Oakville, ON, CA


Awards

2016 -ONTARIO, CA Premier’s Award for Accepting Schools -Dundas Valley Secondary School- Dundas, ON, CA-Team

2013 - Nominated for an Oakville Arts Award Oakville, ON, CA

2010 - Hamilton Wentworth District School Board Profiling Excellence Quality Education Individual Award ON, CA

2010 - Nominated for OISE Continuing Education Teacher Excellence Award -University of Toronto, ON, CA

2010 - Ontario Society of Education through Art (OSEA) Ray Blackwell Excellence in Art Education Award ON, CA

2009 - Toronto Exclusive On-Line Magazine Jazz Vocalist of the Year ON, CA

2008 - HWDSB Profiling Excellence Quality Education Individual Award Hamilton, ON, CA

2007 - Canadian Society of Education through Art (CSEA) Provincial Art Educator Award Ontario, Canada

1984 - Jill Dyan-Perry Memorial Promising Artist Award- University of Windsor, ON, CA


Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Breaths & Conversations (Hamilton Arts Week) King W. Books/Mixed Media, 1060 King W. Westdale, Hamilton, ON,

2018 Voices & Conversations (Dundas, ON, Arts Weekend) St. James Church Gallery, Dundas, ON

2011 Notions of Familiarity, St. James Gallery, Dundas, ON

2005 Dialogue for the Deceased, St. James Church Gallery, Dundas, ON

1995 Cry Me a River, St. James Church Gallery, Dundas, ON

1992 Servitude, Round-Up- Store Front Loomis & Toles, Toronto, ON

1991 Under no Circumstances, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1987 Recent Works, Essex County Library, Comber, ON

1985 Say it isn’t So, Michael J. Bottoms Gallery, Windsor, ON

 SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 Little Black Frame 2019, Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas ON

2019 Dundas Studio Tour 2019, Studio #3 Dundas Museum, Dundas, ON 

2019 DVSA Faculty Exhibition Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas, ON

2019 Society of Canadian Artists - 51st International Juried Exhibition, Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills, Toronto, ON

2019 Summer Group Show, Blue Crow Gallery, Toronto, ON

2018 DVSA Faculty Exhibition (Dundas, ON, Arts Weekend) Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas, ON

2018 Little Black Frame 2018, Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas ON

2016 Artscape 2016, Sand Hill Gallery, South River, ON

2015 Curio Box Show, Articulations Gallery, Toronto, ON

2015 Front Room Gallery Presents, Front Room Gallery, Windsor, ON

2014 Front Room Gallery Presents, Front Room Gallery, Windsor, ON

2013 Sight on Site, MadBean Gallery, Toronto, ON

2012 Sight on Site, Falstaff Family Centre, Stratford, On

2012 Sight on Site, Studio 51 Design Gallery, Toronto, ON

1994 Essential Threads, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1993 Art Teachers as Artists, Hamilton Place Theatre, Hamilton, On

1993 The Thread That Binds, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1993 Members Show, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1992 Art Teachers as Artists, Hamilton Place Theatre, Hamilton, ON

1992 The Written Word, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1991 Art Teachers as Artists, Hamilton Place Theatre, Hamilton, On

1991 The Go Show, CN/VIA Rail Building, Hamilton, ON

1991 The Bay Area Women Artists, Hamilton Place Theatre, Hamilton, ON

1991 New/Renew Show, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1990 The Art Show, Wentworth County Board Gallery, Hamilton, ON

1990 15th Annual Members Show, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1989 Dis-Membered, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1988 Re: Members Only, White Water Gallery, North Bay, ON

1987 Doin’ The Louvre, Artcite, Windsor, ON

1987 Artists Interpret Freedom, Artcite, Windsor, ON

1986 24 Canadian in New York, Amox Eno Gallery, Soho, New York City, USA

1986 Doin’ The Louvre, Artcite Gallery, Windsor, ON

1985 Freedom Festival-Showcase of the Arts, Artcite Gallery, Windsor, ON

1984 The Lebel Show, Centre Gallery, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON

1980 Sheridan College Designers, Prime Gallery, Toronto, ON


Lectures and Teaching

2018-Present: Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas ON - Instructor and Workshop Facilitator

2012-2020: Sessional Instructor, Faculty of Education, Brock University, ON

2016: Lecture & Workshop Facilitator, Collaborative Printmaking, OAEA Conference, Toronto, ON

1989-2016: Visual Arts Teacher & Department Head, Secondary Level, HWDSB, ON

2001-2015: Additional Qualifications Instructor, OISE University of Toronto, ON

2016: Lectures & Workshops, Arts Inquiry Based Learning, HWDSB, Hamilton, ON

2015: Lecture & Workshop, Edcamp Hamilton, Hamilton, ON

2009-2012: Lectures & Workshops Lead, Curriculum-HWDSB, Hamilton, ON

2002-2010: Conference Facilitator, Lecturer- OSEA/OAEA & Ministry of Education, ON


Performances

2006-2014  Margot Roi - Vocal Performances, Various Jazz Music Venues & Festivals, ON

1999-2004  Sum of 5ive - Vocal Performances, Various Jazz Music Venues, ON

1994-1997  Common Ground - Vocal Performances, Various Music Venues, ON

1994  You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman, Bar None, Toronto, ON    

1994  Essential Threads, Vocal Presentation, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON

1993  Abuse Survivors - Vocal Presentation, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON    

1989  Global Gab, and Fashion Manoeuvres-Style Under Attack Artcite Gallery, Windsor, ON


 Corporate Collections

Self- Servitude II, Climbing Gloves, The Essex County Civic & Educational Centre, Essex, Windsor, ON

Colour Me Lively, Turner Interior Design, Toronto, ON

Iris II, University of Windsor Grad House, Windsor, ON

Lilies, H.J. Lassaline Separate Elementary School, Windsor, ON

The Audience, Harrison Le Caine Hall, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON


Publications

1995 Art Tells This Parish, The Niagara Anglican, page 6

1994 Clothes That Make the Art, Hamilton Spectator Weekend-Arts Beat; Jeff Mahoney

1994 Essential Threads, The Guelph Review; Gregory Klages

1994 Uncommon Talent, T.O. Review

1993 Hamilton Artists, Source of Print

1993 Those Who Teach, Also Can, The Hamilton Spectator Weekend; Lois Crawford

1993 Inc’s Strong Eclectic Show, The Hamilton Spectator Artscape; Paul Benedetti

1992 Toronto’s Round-up, Catalogue

1991 The Hamilton Go Show, Catalogue

1986 Permanent Collections, Essex County Civic and Education Centre Catalogue

1986 24 Canadian in New York, Windsor Star Review, by Joe Fox