Maya Ben David

Maya Ben David
Maya BenDavid | BA University of Guelph

Education
2015
BA Studio Art, Supervisors: Diane Borsato, Martin Pearce
University of Guelph
Study Abroad
2015
Hochschule für Künste Bremen, University of the Arts Bremen
Bremen, Germany
2012
Nanjing University of the Arts
Nanjing, China
Exhibitions
Solo Shows
2016
MBD: Origin Story. 8-11 Gallery. Curated by: Ivana Dizdar and Aaron Densmore
Toronto, Ontario
Solo Screenings
2017
Random Man Editions Presents: Maya Ben David, Video Revival, Curated by: Random Man Editions
New York, USA
Group shows
2017
R4pp4cc1n1'5 D4ugh73r, Sorbus Gallery, Curated by: Sorbus and Jaakko Pallasvuo
Helsinki, Finland
Propped, Oakville Galleries, Curated by: Gabrielle Moser
Oakville, Canada
Torch, 14 Chairs, Curated by: Isabelle McGuire, Brit Pack, Jesse Indie Clark
Chicago, USA
Xpace Fundraiser, Xpace Cultural Centre
Toronto, Ontario
Incubating, Accelerating, Networking, The Brandscape
Toronto, Ontario
Bunker 2 Contemporary Art Container Fundraiser
Toronto, Ontario
Genuflexion, Creamy, Curated by: Paul Carlo Esposito
Chicago, USA
DOORED 28, Double Double Land, Curated by: Amy Lam and Jon Pham McCurley
Toronto, Ontario
Channel n2, Katzman Contemporary, Curated by: Brett Despotovich
Toronto, Ontario
Emerging Digital Artist Award Exhibition, Artscape Sandbox
Toronto, Ontario
2016
The Roundtable Residency Exhibition, The Dragon Academy
Toronto, Ontario
Collagism: A Survey of Contemporary Collage, Museum Strathroy-Caradoc, Curated by: Christian Julien Siroyt
Strathroy, Ontario
Xpace Fundraiser, Xpace Cultural Centre
Toronto, Ontario
Future 33, Younger Than Beyoncé Gallery (YTB), Curated by: Humboldt J. Magnussen
Toronto, Ontario
Hashtag Autofotodelfin, Malcolm Arcade, Curated by: Anoushka Goodwin and Jack Squires
Leicester, England
Galleri CC Video Art LOOP, SuperMarket Art Fair
Stockholm, Sweden
Vulgar Era, Xpace Cultural Centre External Space, Curated by: Tobias Williams
Toronto, Ontario
Long Winter, The Great Hall, Curated by: Chris Worden
Toronto, Ontario
First Thursdays Artist Newsstand, Art Gallery of Ontario, Curated by: Jess Dobkin
Toronto, Ontario
Trinity Square Video's Bachelor Commission, Trinity Square Video
Toronto Ontario
God Dumpster, 8-11 Art Collective, Curated by: Alessia Dowhaniuk and Gred Boulet
Toronto, Ontario
Cybertwee Headquarters App for iOS, Curated by: Gabriella Violet May
Online
2015
Today I made nothing, Hochschule für Künste, Galerie Flut
Bremen, Germany
Enlight my Space. Kunst nach 1990, Kunsthalle Bremen, Curated by: Jean-François Guiton
Bremen, Germany
Specialty Goods, Boarding House Gallery
Guelph, Ontario
GHOST HOLE VII, Jam Factory Co Curated by: Vanessa Rieger
Toronto, Ontario
Guelph Pecha Kucha performances, Curated by: Patrick Cruz
Guelph, Ontario
Open Studios, Dasha Shenkman Lecture, University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario
47th Annual Juried Art Show Top Ten, Zavitz Gallery
Guelph, Ontario
Special Special, Project Space, University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario
2014
46th Annual Juried Art Show Top Ten, Zavitz Gallery
Guelph, Ontario
Nanjing University of the Arts Gallery, Nanjing University of the Arts
Nanjing, China
Screenings
2016
Sporobole Screening, Sporobole Art Center, Curated by: Mireille Bourgeois
Quebec, Canada
Antimatter [Media Art], Deluge Contemporary Art, Curated by: Deborah de Boer
Victoria, British Columbia
Pix film: Time Form Scene, CineCycle, Curated by: Madi Piller and Kate Wilson
Toronto, Ontario
Curatorial Incubator v.13: Labour, Land and Body, Vtape, Curated by: Yaniya Lee
Toronto, Ontario
2015
Homeostasis Lab, The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale, Curated by: Julia Borges Araña
Online
LOOP - A video art marathon, Swedish Film Institute,
Båstadsgatan, Sweden
Trinity Square Video's Members Mixtape, Big on Bloor Festival
Toronto, Ontario
Videodrome HYPERLINK v2.0 installation, MOCCA, Curated by: Peter Rahul
Toronto, Ontario
Nuit Blanche Screening, The White House Studio Project,
Toronto, Ontario
Xpace Video Screening Night, Xpace Cultural Centre
Toronto, Ontario
2014
Trinity Square Video Fever, Trinity Square Video
Toronto, Ontario
2013
Trinity Square Video Fever, Trinity Square Video
Toronto, Ontario
Net Projects:
2017
SlimeGirlsFan, In collaboration with: Tobias Williams
Online
Residencies:
2016
The Roundtable Residency, The Dragon Academy
Toronto, Ontario
ArtGirlTv SnapChat digital Residency
Online
2015
Trinity Square Video Artist Residency, Trinity Square Video
Toronto, Ontario
Artist Talks/Workshops:
2017
School Hop Green screen workshop/ Artist talk,Canadian Art Foundation, Program Coordinator: Basil AlZeri
Scarborough, Ontario
2016
Ed Video's 40th Anniversary Symposium, Ed Video Arts Media Centre, Curated by Scott McGovern
Guelph, Ontario
Maya Ben David *Cybertwee HQ Virtual Artist Talk Series, Curated by: Gabriella Hileman, Violet Forest, and May Waver.
Online
Xpace Cosplay/Green Screening Worksop & Artist Talk
Toronto, Ontario
Publications/Interviews:
2016
C Magazine Print, Artist Inventory, Written by: Walter Scott
Toronto Ontario
Novella Magazine Artist Profile: Maya Ben David, Novella Website, Interviewed by: Alyssa Lagana
Toronto, Ontario
Tour of the exhibition Vulgar Era at Xpace Gallery, Xpace Cultural Centre, Interviewed by Amber Christensen
Toronto, Ontario
Off the wall - A Conversation with Maya Ben David, Long Winter Blog, Interview by: Blair Swann Curated by: Chris Worden
Toronto Ontario
Awards/Grants/Nominations:
2016
Emerging Digital Artist Award (EDAA), Artscape Sandbox - Finalist
Toronto ON
2015
BMO 1st Invitational Student Art Competition - Nominee
Toronto, Ontario
Trinity Square Video Fever - First Place award
Toronto, Ontario
2014
Trinity Square Video Fever - Second Place award
Toronto, Ontario
2014
University of Guelph Juried Art Show - First Place award
Guelph, Ontario