Education
2008 Masters of Arts, Photography, University of Bolton, UK, Dalian, China cohort.
2005 Honours Bachelor of Science, Trinity College, University of Toronto.

Exhibitions
2016 The Gladstone Hotel: Paris: Baras/Les Roses d'Acier solo CONTACT16 exhibition.
2015 Toronto Metro Hall: The Many Faces of Housing Photo Exhibit with Evergreen City Works.
2014 Robert McLaughlin Gallery: juried exhibition ‘RMG Exposed’.
2014 Mississauga Living Arts Centre: juried exhibition ‘For the Record: Roadmaps & Diaries.
2014 Contact Photography Festival: Street photography solo exhibition entitled ‘Toronto Street'.
2013 Pingyao International Photography Festival: 'Us • Them' group exhibition.
2011 MPW63: Exhibition of Missouri Photo Workshop participants’ work in Clinton, MO.
2011 Contact Photography Festival: Street photos part of group show Art Polonica III.
2010 Hindsight G20/20: photographs from G20 Toronto part of group show.
2010 On the Move: 21 photographs from post-quake Haiti shown in TTC display case.
2010 Broke: exhibition of post-quake Haiti at 52 McCaul in Toronto accompanied by a fundraising event ‘Fix'.
2009 Pingyao International Photography Festival: Me, Young, in Colour photographs displayed in China.
2009 Chobi Mela V: Me, Young, in Colour photographs exhibited in Bangladesh.
2008 BBC Big Screen: A Trans-continental Time, photos from Trans-Siberian Railway public BBC screening in Manchester, England.
2007 Galeria Lowicka: Continents and Continuity solo exhibition in Warsaw, Poland.

Awards and Grants
2017 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Competition: Winner.
2016 Ontario Arts Council: Exhibition Assistance Grant recipient.
2015 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Competition: Winner.
2014 Mississauga Living Arts Centre: 2nd prize, For the Record: Roadmaps & Diaries.
2013 Toronto Arts Council: Emerging Visual Artist Grant recipient.
2012 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Competition: Honourable Mention.
2011 Sprit of the Workshop Award at the 63rd Annual Missouri Photo Workshop.

Related Experience
2017 Artist in Residence at Klondike Institute of Art and Culture in Dawson, Yukon.
2016 Volunteer with ArtsCan Circle in Attawapiskat First Nation.
2015 Commissioned for photography and video in Paris for Maclean's Magazine's Charlie Hebdo coverage.
2014 Regular contributor to the Toronto Star and the Grid TO magazine.
2013 Contracted to photograph recurring high school class workshops for Facing History and Ourselves.
2012 Photo Editor for iPad magazine Wondereur featuring photo essays about emerging artists.
2011 Regular freelance photographer for Toronto Community News.
2010 Regular contributing photographer for Torontoist.com blog.
2009 Coordinated and instructed eight-week youth digital photography workshops for Our City Our Stories with the City of Toronto.
2008 Designed Me, Young, in Colour publication, a full colour 70 page book, supervised the printing process in Shanghai, China.

Using Format