Miriam pulling a print.

Biography

Miriam Rudolph was born and raised in Paraguay, South America. In 2003 she moved to Winnipeg to study Fine Arts at the University of Manitoba where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours in 2007 and a Bachelor of Education in 2010. She recently completed the Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking at the University of Alberta, Edmonton (2017). She was awarded the University of Alberta Graduate Recruitment Scholarship in 2014 and the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Graduate Scholarship (SSHRC) along with the Walter H. Johns Graduate Fellowship, as well as the Alberta Foundation for the Arts Scholarship for Art and Design in 2015. She has shown her work nationally and internationally. Recently, she co-won the first prize (Best in Show) at the 5th Biennial International Footprint International Exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Printmaking in Norwalk, Connecticut. She has shown her work in Asunción-Paraguay, at Global Print 2013 in Portugal, at the International Print Center New York, at the Highpoint Center for Printmaking - Minneapolis, in Washington D.C., at Martha Street Studio - Winnipeg, Toronto, and Ottawa.

Artist Statement

disPOSSESSION

Mapping Home

CV

Education
2014-2017 University of Alberta
Master of Fine Arts - Printmaking
2007-2010 University of Manitoba
Bachelor of Education — Senior Years Stream
2003-2007 Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours Degree
University of Manitoba
2003 Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg, Manitoba, January-April
Solo Exhibitions
2017 disPOSSESSION, Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, MB, Nov.
disPOSSESSION, A/P Gallery, Calgary, AB, June - July.
disPOSSESSION, MFA Thesis Exhibition, FAB Gallery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Feb. - March.
2013 The Art of Healing Program Exhibition, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN, June - Sept.
2013 Narratives of Home and Farewell, Small Works Series - McNally Robinson, Winnipeg, MB, June
Encuentros y Despedidas, Espacio Miguel Acevedo - Manzana de la Rivera, Asunción, Paraguay, May
2012 Narratives of Winnipeg and other works, Fleet Galleries, Winnipeg, MB, November
Narratives of Home & Farewell, Threshold Gallery/Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN, May-July
2011 Mapping Home, Pembina Hills Art Center, Morden, MB, September
Mapping Home, Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, MB, January (juried)
2010 Mapping Memories: The Cartographic Art of Miriam Rudolph Blue Sunshine Gallery, Montreal, QC, November
Mapping Memories, Small Works Series — MacNally Robinson, Winnipeg, Manitoba, June
2007 Experiencing Places, Outworks Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, July
2006 Visual Diaries, GoSA, Winnipeg, Manitoba, December (juried)
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 Splitgraphic 8, Split University Gallery - Vasko Lipovac, Split, Croatia, Nov. - Dec. (curator: Ingrid Ledent)
Fourth International Silk Road Exhibition, Shaanxi Provicinal Museum of Fine Art, Xi'an, China, Sept. (curator: Loit Joekalda)
5th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition Selection, JVS Project Space, New York, NY, Jan. - March, (curator: Julio Valdez)
Global Matrix IV, Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN, Jan. - Feb, (juried)
2016 2nd New York International Miniature Print Exhibition, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY, Nov. - Dec, (juror: David Kiehl)
5th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT, June - August, (juror: Andrew Raftery)
The Heart of America, Art in Embassies at the United States Department of State, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia (curator: Claire D'Alba)
Tandem - Going Places Together, MHC Gallery, Winnipeg, MB, Sept. - October, (juried: two person show)
2015 Formation, Guanlan Print Museum, Guanlan, China, Aug. - October, (juried)
4th International Footprint Biennial Exhibition Selection, JVS Project Space, New York, NY, Jan. - March, (curator: Julio Valdez)
2014 7th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro, Alijó, Portugal, August - October, (curator: Nuno Canelas)
4th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT, June - August, (juror: Elisabeth Hodermansky)
2013 Global Print 2013, Douro Museum, Alijó, Portugal, August - September, (Invitation by Nuno Canelas, Curator)
23 Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, Parkside Gallery, Kenosha, WI, April - July, (juror: John Hitchcock).
From Paraguay to Winnipeg - Explorations of Place, Home, & Childhood, MHC Gallery, Winnipeg, MB, March - April, (Two-Person).
2012 Mid America Print Council Juried Exhibition, Arts Council of Southeast Missouri, Cape Girardeau, MO, November, (juror: Liz Zanis)
3rd Biennial Footprint International, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT, June - September, (juror: Donald Sultan)
New Prints 2012/Summer, International Print Center New York, NY, May - July, (juror: Shahzia Sikander)
2011 Twenty: the 20th Cooperative Exhibition, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN, December - February 2012
Prairie Narratives, Lafreniére & Pai Gallery in Collaboration with Prairie Scene, Ottawa, ON, April
Here and There, Propeller Center for the Visual Arts, Toronto, ON, March (curated exhibition)
Canadian Impressions, Inter American Development Bank Cultural Center, Washington, D.C., February-April (juried)
2010 2nd Biennial Footprint International, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT, May-September (juror: Anne Coffin)
2008 All of the Above, a member's show, Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg, Manitoba, December
2007

Thesis Works Exhibition, Gallery One One One, Winnipeg, Manitoba, April (curated by Robert Epp and Cliff Eyland)

Collections

Canada House, London, UK, Dept. of Foreign Affairs,

Manitoba Hydro, Winnipeg, Manitoba

National Leasing, Winnipeg, Manitoba

The Winnipeg Foundation, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Red River College, Winnipeg, Manitoba

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Guanlan Print Museum, China

Awards Received
2017

Splitgraphic 8, Young Artist Award, Split, Croatia

SGCI Awagami Paper Award

2016

2nd Place, 2nd New York International Miniature Print Exhibition, Manhattan Graphics Center

Manitoba Arts Council Student Bursary

Best in Show winner, 5th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, CT

2015

Alberta Foundation for the Arts Scholarship for Art and Design

Joseph-Armand Bombardier Graduate Scholarship

Walter H. Johns Graduate Fellowship

2014

University of Alberta Master's Recruitment Scholarship

Manitoba Arts Council Student Bursary

Best in Show winner, 4th Biennial International Footprint Competition

2012

Best Illustrated Book of the Year, Manitoba Book Awards

2011

B Grant, Manitoba Arts Council

Nominated for Winnipeg Arts Council On the Rise Award

2009

C Grant, Winnipeg Arts Council

C Grant, Manitoba Arts Council

Sheldon Oberman Award (awarded by Manitoba Association of Teachers of English)
2008

C Grant, Winnipeg Arts Council

C Grant, Manitoba Arts Council

School Masters' Wives Association Scholarship
2006

Lynn Sissons Memorial Award

Heintz Jordan Printmaking Award
2005 Shanski Award in Fine Arts
Reviews &
Catalogues

Graphic Impressions - The SGC International Newsletter. Winter 2017. (Image)
  Gonzalez de Armas, Liuba. "FAB Gallery: Abstracting Place in Miriam Rudolph's disPOSSESSION.' The Gateway. March 14, 2017.
  Jans, TJ. "Miriam Rudolph: disPOSSESSION.'Curious Arts. University of Alberta. February 28, 2017.
  Art in Embassies Exhibition - United States Embassy Tbilisi. 2016. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  Global Matrix IV - International Print Exhibition. Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN. 2017. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  2nd New York International Miniature Print Exhibition. Mahattan Graphics Center. New York, NY. 2017. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  Formation - 2015 International Print Exhibition. China Printmaking Museum. Guanlan, Shenzhen, China. 2015. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  7th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro Alijo, Portugal. 2014. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  Abbe, Mary. “Reflections on a subtle eye." Star Tribune. Friday, December 16, 2011
  Canadian Impressions Washington, D.C., Inter-American Development Bank Cultural Center, 2011. Curator: Félix Ángel. (Exhibition Catalogue)
  Gillmor, Alison. “Intricate works will make you look twice.” Winnipeg Free Press. Thursday, January 27, 2011
  Roberts, Lorne. "Art explores sense of belonging." Winnipeg Free Press. Thursday, July 12, 2007