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Sara Vipond

Sara Vipond

Faculty

Fine Arts

Master of Fine Arts, Visual Arts, (York University, 2005)

 

Subjects: Fine Arts
sara.vipond@nic.bc.ca
Comox Valley Campus 250-334-5000 ext. 4100 | Location RAV - 115

Art school offers a dynamic setting for exchange and inspiration. It is a fertile ground where artists can explore and experiment with materials and develop a voice in visual culture. NIC School of Fine Art and Design offers an energetic creative space where I learn from the students each day.

I am an educator and artist. My research and art practice is a creative inquiry of internal landscapes of the body, the intimacies of breath and respiration and cultural structures of searching and longing. Ideas, concepts and research serve as the catalyst for my work. My studio practice is interdisciplinary and incorporates print media, sculpture, video, installation and drawing. I hold a Master of Fine Arts from York University, an Honours BA Degree, Specialist in Art & Art History and Minor in Women and Gender Studies from the University of Toronto and a Studio Diploma from Sheridan College. I have taught studio and academic courses at York University, Emily Carr University and North Island College.

Credentials

Master of Fine Arts, Visual Arts, (York University, 2005)

 

University Teaching Practicum, Professional Development in University Teaching and Learning, (York University, Center for Teaching, 2005)

Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree, Art and Art History Specialist, Gender Studies Minor, (University of Toronto)

Studio Arts Diploma, (Sheridan College)

            

Courses Taught

FIN-100 Introduction to Art History and Visual Culture I

FIN-101 Introduction to Art History and Visual Culture II

FIN-110 Drawing & 2-Dimensional Language I

FIN-140 Creative Processes

FIN-217 Serigraph Printmaking

FIN-250 Modern Art History

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