Photo of Meghan Price
mprice@faculty.ocadu.ca
Photo of Meghan Price
Meghan Price
Instructor
Faculty of Design
mprice@faculty.ocadu.ca

Area(s) of Expertise

Weaving, Printmaking, Contemporary Art

Overview

Meghan Price is an interdisciplinary artist based in Toronto. Her practice is rooted in the language of textiles and looks for meaning in material, process and pattern. Price holds a degree in Textile Construction from The Montreal Centre for Contemporary Textiles and an MFA from Concordia University. Her work has been exhibited internationally and Price has held residencies at Artspace Sydney, Open Studio, Toronto, the Scottish Sculpture Workshop and the Banff Centre. Meghan Price teaches in the textile studios of the Ontario College of Art and Design University and Sheridan College and is represented by Katzman Contemporary, Toronto.

Education

BFA Communication Studies, Concordia University, 1995

DEC Montreal Centre for Contemporary Textiles, 2006

MFA Concordia University, 2009

Professional Experience

Research Assistant in Barbara Layne's wearable tech lab: Studio Subtela

Co-Founder & jacquard Designer: String Theory

Artist

Selected Exhibitions

2016

Part Time Deep Time, Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, Brandon, Canada (solo)

Non Objective, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada, (group)

Contemporary Textile Collection: II, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada (group)

2015

Watching Rocks, Running With Concepts: The Geologic Edition, Blackwood Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Part Time Deep Time, Katzman Contemporary, Toronto, Canada (solo)

Biennale du lin, Portneuf, Canada, (group)

New Directions, Textile Society Of America Symposium exhibition, Los Angeles, USA, (group)

2013

Fabrication, Open Studio, Toronto Canada, (solo)

2012

Material Connections, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto Canada, (group)

2011

Love Lace, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, Australia, (group)

2010

Fibreworks 2010, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, Canada, (group)

Awards \ Grants

2015

Toronto Arts Council, Visual Artists Grant

Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant

The Banff Centre, Rousseau-Vermette Scholarship

2014

Canada Council for the Arts, Travel Grant

Canada Council for the Arts, Project Grant

2013

Toronto Arts Council, Visual Artists Grant

Ontario Craft Council, Volunteer Committee Award

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Ethel Skeans Clifford Scholarship

2012

Open Studio, Donald O–Born Family Scholarship

Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant

Selected Publications

Kristie O–Meara, –Patternbase–, Patternbase Publishers, Chicago, 2014, p. 352-357

Ashley St. Pierre, –Place, Hyperspace and Sense of Self–, Open Studio, Toronto, November 2013

Jackie Herald, –Experimental Patterns–, Rockport Publishers, London, 2010, p. 165, 243, 292, 311

Professional Affiliations / Boards / Juries

Board Member: Open Studio

Artistic Advisor: Harbourfront Centre