Professional Highlights Include the Following: 

2016 Arts & Culture Master Plan Consultant, The City of Camrose, Camrose

2015 Co-Founder / Creative Direction, Sacred Arts, Camrose

2012-4 Independent Consulting & Design, Lisa Borin, Camrose

2011-2 Communications & Creative Design Manager, Arctos & Bird Management, Banff

Key projects include:

Special Projects Management, Arctos & Bird Management, Banff

Brand Management, The Juniper Hotel, Banff

Curator & Collections/Project Manager, The Juniper Hotel, Banff

2010-11 Program Coordinator, Literary Arts, The Banff Centre, Banff

2010 Instructor, Drawing II: Alberta College of Art and Design

2009 Teaching Assistant: Art 231 Art Fundamentals 2D, U of Calgary

2008 Teaching Assistant: Art 307.01 Applied Concepts in Art, U of Calgary

Visiting Tutor, Newport school of art, media and design: U of Wales

ART EXHIBITIONS

07-current, Selected projects include: Travelling Book Exhibition (Taylor & Beatty Bindery at Etobicoke Ontario, Lunenberg and Wolfville Nova Scotia 2016, Erfrischungsraum at Lucerne,  Switzerland, 2015) Project 108, Gestures for Creative Community Building (ongoing/travelling), Art (f)air 2012, Art IG, Hannover Germany; The Artist Project Toronto, Exhibition Place (2011), dig where you stand, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary (2009); Faculty Exhibition, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary (2009); Unbound, The Canon Gallery of Art, Western Oregon U (2008); and Four Flights, Rodman Hall Arts Centre, St. Catharine’s (2007).

EDUCATION

2009 Master of Fine Art: Visual Art specialization in Installation, University of Calgary; Royal College of Art Exchange Student, London, 2008

2007 Bachelor of Arts, Honours with First Class Standing: Visual Art and English Language and Literature, Brock University, St. Catharines

COMMITTEES

2015 Revitalization & Design Committee, City of Camrose

2012 Banff Community Art Committee, Town of Banff

2012 Banff Floating Gallery, Town of Banff

SELECTED AWARDS & GRANTS

2012 Community Foundation Grant, Town of Banff

2011 Untapped Emerging Artist Award, The Artist Project Toronto

2009 URGC Thesis Research Grant, U of Calgary

Centre for Research in Fine Art Research Grant, U of Calgary

Alberta Graduate Student Scholarship

Elsie Mary Bell Scholars Endowment, U of Calgary

2008 Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship, U of Calgary

Alberta Foundation for the Arts Master’s Scholarship

International Research Grant, Creativity Fund, U of Calgary

2007 Graduate Research Scholarship, U of Calgary

Graduate Studies Award, University of Calgary

Harpweaver Award for Visual Arts, Brock University

2006 Senior Scholarship in Visual Art, Brock University

PUBLICATIONS

2016 Borin, Lisa. “Arts and Culture Master Plan.”  The City of Camrose, Camrose. 

2015 “Artists’ Books: Word and image blend in this irresistable craft.” Ed. Steven Ross Smith. Galleries West, September.

2012 Borin, Lisa, “From Sea to Sea: A Survey of North American Aboriginal Art from the Permanent Collection.” Ed. PJPoole. Banff: The Juniper

2011 I miss you,” (online exhibition) Boulder Pavement. Issue 3, ed. Steven Ross Smith, Banff Centre Press: boulderpavement.ca/issue003

2011 Borin, Lisa, “Allison Moore and Arthur Desmarteux: Micropolis 2.0.” Toronto: Open Studio

2010 Borin, Lisa, “Allison Moore and Arthur Desmarteux: Micropolis.” Calgary: Alberta Printmakers’ Society

Borin, Lisa, said the attic. Ed. Jean Bridge. St. Catharines: Brock UP

Boris, Nieslony. “Seitenwechsel” by Anna Grunemann and Christiane Oppermann. Ed. Lisa Borin. Hanover, Germany: The City Gallery Kubus

2008 Borin, Lisa, “Manuel Lau: red dogs and red cats.” Calgary: Alberta Printmakers’ Society

2007 “Thread” (cover image). Precipice. Vol.15, Issue 1. eds. Greg Betts and Adam Dickinson. St. Catharines: Brock UP