Curriculum Vitae

Michael Kirkwold Dunkley (Kirk) MFA

Education

 

2011-2013           Master’s Degree Visual Fine Arts and Design; University of Calgary, Faculty of Fine Arts

2010-2011           Industrial Design Graduate Studies; Academy of Art University, San Francisco

2009-2010         Machinist Technician Certificate, SAIT

2008-2009        Environmental / Industrial Design Graduate Studies; University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design

2004-2008         Bachelors Degree Visual Fine Arts Honours Studio Concentration; University of Calgary, Faculty of Fine Arts

 

Memberships

 

Creative Airdrie Board member 2014-2016

Creative Airdrie Advisory Committee 2015-Present

 

Awards

 

2006     Jason Lang Scholarship;

2007    Jason Lang Scholarship;

2007    University of Calgary, Faculty of Fine Arts Grant;

2008    Jason Lang Scholarship;

2008    University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design Entrance Award;

2011    University of Calgary, Queen Elizabeth II Award;

2012    University of Calgary, Queen Elizabeth II Award;

 

Artist Residencies

 

Beakerhead, Calgary Public School Board, Calgary Catholic School Board, Royal Conservatory of Music: Learning Through The Arts

 

Selected Exhibitions/Features

 

2005      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Open House;

2006      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Open House;

2007      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Open House;

2007      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Undergraduate Fundraiser Auction;

2008      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Studio Gallery Installation;

2008      University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Graduating Exhibit;

2008      University of Calgary, Alumni Magazine Feature (web and print);

2008      Cerebral Palsy Association Fundraiser;

2008      Focus Humanitarian Assistance Fundraiser;

2008      Frosted Gala Art, Fashion, and Design Show;

2008      University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design Silent Auction Fundraiser;

2010      Human Touch Fashion Show Installation;

2010      SAIT, Alumni Magazine Feature (web and print);

2010      Human Touch Fashion Show work donated to raise money for In From the Cold;

2011      United Way Fundraiser;

2011      Black and White Show DADe Art and Design Lab;

2011      Polar Curves, Wunder Gallery, Calgary;

2012     University of Calgary Faculty of Fine Arts Undergraduate Fundraiser Auction;

2012     Pink Frosted Gala Art, Fashion, and Design Show;

2012     “I hear what I see : I see what I hear”, Little Gallery, Calgary;

2012     Magnificent 11 Exhibition, Wallace Gallery;

2012     Magnificent 11 Exhibition publication;

2012     Fall Canadian Art Magazine, Magnificent 11 Feature;

2013     SHAW Cable, featured artist;

2013     Graduate Exhibition, Nickel Gallery, Calgary;

2013     Magnitude of Order, PARKLUXE, Calgary;

2013     Breakfast Television, Calgary;

2013     MFA Downtown Show, Art Gallery of Calgary;

2014     Glenbow Museum;

2014     Lincoln Motors;

2014     ACAD Faculty Show;

2015     airdrielife Magazine Feature;

2016    Artember Airdrie;


 

Sculpture Commissions

 

2007      University of Calgary, Faculty of Kinesiology;

2008      University of Calgary, Arch Awards (Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2008      University of Calgary, President's Office Gift to G.E. President and CEO Elyse Allan;

2009      University of Calgary, Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2009      Canada Gairdner Awards;

2009      Water Shed Project;

2010      University of Calgary Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2010      Hotchkiss Brain Institute Citation Awards;

2010      Faculty of Medicine recognition Award: Dr. David Miyauchi;

2010      Canada Gairdner Awards;

2010      University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine 40th Anniversary;

2011      Canada Gairdner Awards;

2011      SAIT Presidential Awards;

2011      University of Calgary Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2012     University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine Recognition Award: Dr. Doug Wilson;

2012     Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Citation Awards;

2012     NASA;

2012     University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine: Dr. Hans Lehrach Human Genome Project;

2012     Canada Gairdner Awards;

2012     University of Calgary, Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2013     Canada Gairdner Awards;

2013     University of Calgary, Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2013     Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Citation Awards;

2013     PARK, PARKLUXE Fashion Show;

2014     INNOVATE Calgary;

2014     Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary;

2014     Glenbow Museum;

2014     Lincoln MKZ Art;

2014     Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Citation Awards;

2014     SAIT Presidential Awards;

2014     Beakerhead;

2014     University of Calgary Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2014     Canada Gairdner Awards;

2014     Dean’s Inaugural Public Talk Awards;

2014     Drummond Memorial Lecture Award;

2015     Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Citation Awards;

2015     Hotchkiss Brain Institute Friesen Lectures;

2015     University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Public Talk Awards;

2015     Hunter Center for Innovation, Haskayne School of Business RBC Fast Pitch Award;

2015     Canada Gairdner Awards;

2015     University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Public Talk Awards (2);

2015     Haskayne School of Business; Haskayne Hour

2015     University of Calgary Arch Awards (Future Alumni Award, Distinguished Alumni Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award);

2016    University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Public Talk Awards;

2016    Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Citation Awards;

2016     Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Energy New Venture Competition awards;

2016    Hotchkiss Brain Institute Friesen Lectures;