Allison is a writer, artist, filmmaker and facilitator based on Haida Gwaii.

Allison is a self taught visual artist calling the space between her kitchen and living room her studio. 

In addition, she combines her facilitation and business experience to support creative entrepreneurs and the local creative ecology through various art initiatives. She merges her interests in entrepreneurship, community development, women empowerment, visual arts and education whenever she can. 


arts Leadership

2017 - Haida Gwaii Museum Fundraising & Art Auction Consultant

2016 - Current, Haida Gwaii Arts Council, Visual Arts Chair

2016 All Islands' Art Show Curator

2016 Haida Gwaii Museum Art Auction Coordinator

2015-2016 Haida Gwaii Voices, Public Participation Lead


Writing

In Print

Northword Magazine: Above/Below Photo Essay in collaboration with Joseph Crawford, 2017

Northword Magazine: Restoring the Balance, 2017

Dote Magazine: Piece by Piece, 2016 Spring Issue

Online

Thought Catalog: For When You're Finally Able to Connect The Dots

Yes And Yes: Mini Travel Guide: Haida Gwaii

Calgary is Awesome Social Good Editor

Thrive Network, CED Writer

 


ART

Group Exhibits

Queen B's Coffee House - Shore Break
June 2017

Queen B's Coffee House - Nature
December 2016


FILM

Eyes of Society (9:08) 
Air Canada In-Flight Entertainment, Explorer's Club Film Festival  2017