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email: nicolejewellcoon@gmail.com


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CV:


Experience   

ESTUDIO PERSONA, Los Angeles, MAY-AUGUST, 2019. Design Assistant; 3d rendering & technical drawing on Fusion360. Assisted with the development with collection “CONNECTION”. Directed production, quality review, and material research.

SPEC FURNITURE, Toronto, SEPT-MAY, 2018. Design Team; implementing CET and modeling new products on SolidEdge.

SHERIDAN COLLEGE, Oakville, SEPT-JUNE, 2018. Studio Monitor; ensure health and safety in studio and assistantship to faculty. 

SMALL ARMS BUILDING RESTORATION, Toronto, JUNE-SEPT, 2017. Designer; creative workshops based on Small Arms Building historical site.

AUTUMN STUDIOS
, Toronto, SEPT-MAY 2015-6. Co-curator & Resident Writer. Conceptual and creative developer for annual exhibition, “The Fourth Autumn”, a group exhibition. Resident writer; conducted interviews, and wrote an essay for each artist that was published in “Issue 02”.

THE DARLING FOUNDRY, Montreal, SEPT-MAY, 2015. Studio assistant and research intern.


Education             

B.A. IN FURNITURE DESIGN, SHERIDAN COLLEGE, 2016-2020

B.A. IN ART HISTORY, MCGILL UNIVERSITY, 2011-2015


Residencies

HARBOURFRONT CENTRE ARTIST- IN-RESIDENT, Toronto, CURRENT. Full time design residency scholarship. 

ANDERSON RANCH, Aspen, 2019. Scholarship for “Experimental Lighting” course.
Exhibitions & Awards

IN FORMAL, Toronto, 2020. Group furniture show presented for DesignTO.

THEMSELVES, Stackt Market, Toronto, 2020.
Group design show curated by TheTheThe,  presented for DesignTO.

SHERIDAN COLLEGE, Toronto, 2020. 
Corcoran Award for highest academic and studio achievement in the graduating year.

ERIN STUMPS PROJECT, Toronto, 2019. Group art show presented for DesignTO

ZWIG GALLERY, Toronto, 2019.
Speaker for series of Toronto-artsits, talking about the work of prolific Canadian sculptor Anne Kahane.

CRAFT ONTARIO, Toronto, 2019. Volunteer Comittee Undergrad Award.

SPEC FURNITURE, Toronto, 2019. Summer internship award at SPEC furniture Co.