BIO

Regular Part-Time

Chantel Gushue

Regular Part-Time Faculty
Craft Division, Jewellery

CONTACT INFORMATION

Email: cgushue@nscad.ca

Background

MFA 2020 – Massachusetts College of Art & Design (MFA)

Graduate Gemologist 2018 – Gemological Institute of America (GG-GIA)

MasterValuer 2011 (RMV)

Fellow 2009 – Canadian Gemological Association (FCGmA)

BFA 2004 – Nova Scotia College of Art & Design (BFA)

CURRENT RESEARCH AND/OR CREATIVE PRACTICE

My current research focuses on drawing comparisons between crystallography and three-dimensional geometry with perfection and failure. In the ongoing jewellery series What Remains, juxtaposed bone and laboratory-grown crystal masses create a conversation between the actual and the desired.

SIGNIFICANT PUBLICATIONS/EXHIBITIONS

Interview Art Pays Me podcast 2020
Interview MetalAid Check-In 2020
Panel: The New Vernacular New York City Jewelry Week 2019
Panel: Creating Space: Artist & Gallery Perspectives   CCF Annual Conference    2018
A ROOM WITH A VIEW Myday-Byday – Rome, IT 2020
ARTIST OF THE MONTH Envision Arts – Dallas, TX 2020
WHAT REMAINS Virtual Exhibition – Halifax, NS 2020
WHAT REMAINS MassArt – Boston, MA 2020
PLACEMENT Visual Space Gallery – Vancouver, BC 2020
QUARANTINE FOLK Calico – Brooklyn, NY 2020
EMERGE Gallery 263 – Cambridge, MA 2020
GRIT TO GOLD University of the Arts – Philadelphia, PA 2020
CRAFT IN CONTEMPORARY ART Site:Brooklyn – Brooklyn, NY 2020
PLACEMENT Mary E. Black Gallery – Halifax, NS 2020
MASTERS Scollay Square Gallery – Boston, MA 2020
ANONYMOUS BROOKLYN Brooklyn Metalworks – Brooklyn, NY 2019
THE NEW VERNACULAR Canadian Consulate – New York, NY 2019