Marley R. Johnson


 5028 Randall Ave. Montreal Qc


2017    MFA Concordia University, Montreal Quebec.

2015    Completed BFA Nova Scotia School of Art and Design, Halifax Nova Scotia. 

2014    Cooper Union Visual Arts, NewYorkCity “NSCAD Exchange” Jan-May.

2012    Transfer credits, Western University, London Ontario. July-Aug. 



2019 Mobility Grant

2018 Lillian Vineberg Graduate Award in Painting and Drawing  

2017                Tom Hopkins Memorial Graduate Award 

2016                Arts Nova Scotia Creation Grant

2016                Nova Scotia Talent Trust

2016                Time Raiser Award (purchase of painting)

2015                Lunenburg Art Residency (Sept2015-Augest2016)

2015                Nova Scotia Talent Trust, (Covering tuition summer 2015)

2015                Runner Up BMO 1stArt Award

2014                Travel Grant, NSCAD.

2013               Robert Pope Painting Scholarship, NSCAD


2019 Chester Arts Centre Residency, NS (Sept-Novbember 2019)

2019                OuGallery Artist Residency, BC (June-July 2019) 

2015     Lunenburg Artist Residency, NS (Sept-Aug2016)

  Solo Exhibition 

2018                PushPull, Craig Gallery, Dartmouth NS (Jan)

2016                Gathering, Dis-Cord Gallery, Lunenburg NS (Aug)

2015                Spibble Hop, Anna Leonowns Gallery, Halifax, Ns. (Jan)

  Group Exhibition 

2018                Maureen Group Show, Darling Foundry, Montreal Quebec (May) 

2017                WET PAINT, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton Virgina (June)

2017                MacLaren Benefactor exchange annual show, Berrie Ont (Feb)

2016                Arts Ecology, Port Loggia, NSCAD, Halifax NS. (Mar)

2016                Sleepy Town Studios, 40 Duke st, Lunenburg, Ns (Feb)

2016                Art of Leverage, Gallery 1313, 1313 Queen st. West, Toronto. (Jan)

2015                Progression of Intentions, Lunenburg Gallery, Lunenburg, Ns. (Oct)

2015                Systems of Paintings, Port Loggia Gallery, Halifax, Ns. (Sept) 

2015                Tail of Two Cities, Arta Gallery, Toronto Ont. (Feb) 

2014                All Together Now, Street Funk Gallery, Halifax Ns. (Dec)

2014                Openings reception, Teichert Gallery, Halifax, NS. (Sept)

2014                Extravaganza, Cooper Union, New York, NY. (Apr)

2012                Pulled Pork, Seeds Gallery Halifax, Ns. (Jul)

Gallery Representatives

2017-18           Maclaren Art Centre, Berrie, Ont.


2019 Teaching Assistant - ARTT420A FICTON&LIKENESS (sept-April)
  Teacher Assistant -ARTT399A CRITICAL ISSUES/PAINTERS  (Jan-May)
2016      Class instructor -MacPhee centre for creative learning (june)
2016      Workshop instructor – Lunenburg artist residency (May-Aug)
2016      Class instructor – NSCAD extended Studies
2014     Model drawing instructor – NSCAD University Extended studies (2014-16)

Concordia MFA graduate catalogue 
2016                           Commissioned paintings for Mr. D t/v show
2016                           Art of Leverage Exhibition Catalogue 
2015                           Tail of Two Cities Exhibition catalogue


References/ Advisors

Alex Livingston, - Professor Fine Art, NSCAD University 516 Duke Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3J3J6. (902) 494 8147

Suzanne Gauthier, - Professor Fine Art, 5526 Cornwallis St, Halifax Ns. B2X 1G9
(902) 423 662

Cynthia Girard, -Professor Fine Art, 1395 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, QC H3G 2M5 848-2424 ext 4633