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Kayla Jackson is a Canadian Artist.

Often painting en Plein air, her landscapes and still life's explore the emotion, nostalgia and light of simple moments of gratitude in life.

Email art@kayjaxcreativeco.com for commission and collecting inquiries

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On this page:

- press

- curriculum vitae

PRESS

arts and culture writer ecmunson 

republished with permission Peel News Weekly

Republished in Dufferin Spotlight May 2021

Best Local Visual Artist
Best Local Visual Artist
Best Local Artist
Best Local Artist

Voted Best Local Artist in two categories by the Orangeville Banner's Readers' Choice Awards in 2020

arts and culture writer ecmunson 

republished with permission Peel News Weekly

CV

Affiliations

Founder and Gallerist, Jackson & Munson Studio Gallery at the White Church, Belfountain, Ontario

Headwaters Arts, Member, 2020-

Sheridan Illustration, Alumni, 2019-

 

Education

Honours Bachelor of Illustration with Honours, April 2019, Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Mayfield Secondary School, 2015, Regional Arts Program (RAP) for Visual Arts

Exhibitions

2021

'Vivd Moments, Vivid Memories', Solo Exhibition, Falls Gallery, Alton Mill Arts Centre

‘Re:launch’ Group Show, Headwaters Arts Gallery, Alton Mill Art Centre, Alton

2019

'View From Here' Sheridan College Graduate Exhibition, The Burroughs Building, Toronto

2018

'Sheridan College's Illustrative Drawing and Painting' Exhibition, Artscape Youngplace, Toronto

'Friends of Joshua Creek' Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre, Oakville

'Work in Progress' -Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre, Oakville

Curator's Choice Award

2014

OSSTF Marion Drysadale Student Achievement Awards Juried Exhibition, Dufferin County Museum & Archives

‘International Migratory Bird Day’ Juried Exhibition, Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC, June-July

Honours:

2020

Best Local Visual Artist (#1) and Best Local Artist (#2) in Orangeville Banner's Readers' Choice Awards

2019

Co-Curator -2nd Annual 'Work in Progress' Exhibition, Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre

Dave Spence Art Student of the Year Award, Police Artists of Peel

2018

Awarded senior painting studio residency with Ted Zourntos, Sheridan College

Curators Choice Award, First Annual 'Work in Progress’ Exhibition, Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre, Oakville

2015

Paul Burdette Visual Arts Scholarship, Headwaters Arts

Mayfield SS Visual Arts Award for Fine Arts

2010

Honourable Mention, Robert Bateman Get to Know, Art and Nature Contest

2008

Visual Art Award, Alton Public School

Related Experience

KayJax Creative Co., www.kayjaxcreativeco.com, Apr 2020-

-Graphic design for print, website design, social media management for  creatives and businesses

International Art Dealer, Park West Gallery, Cruise Ships, 2019-2020

Artist Mentorship with Paul Morin, painting historical buildings of Alton Village, 2018

Sheridan Illustration Grad Council, President, 2018-2019

Studio Manager, Painting Studio Open House, Sheridan College, 2018