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Scott A. Ford  |  Curriculum Vitae


Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts (First Class Honours)  |  Illustration, graphic design, and comics  |  School of Art – University of Manitoba  |  2009 – 2014


Major Publications

Graphic Novel, Webcomic  |  Self Published  |  Giants’ Well  |  September 2016

Illustration Series  |  At Bay Press  |  Fiction Annual: Dreams and Nightmares, True Dreams  |  April 2016

Graphic Novel  |  Self Published  |  Romulus + Remus: Issue 2  |  September 2013

Graphic Novel  |  Self Published  |  Romulus + Remus: Issue 1  |  April 2012


Awards

Best Illustrated Book of the Year – Nominee | 2013 Manitoba Book Awards | Romulus + Remus: Issue 1 | April 2013


Exhibitions & Events

C4 – Central Canada Comic Con  |  Winnipeg Convention Centre, Winnipeg MB  |  October 2012 – 2016

CanZine: Zine and Comics Fair  |  Millennium Library, Winnipeg MB  |  October 2015 – 2016

Tall Tales & Tiny Tomes  |  Solo Exhibition  |  The Edge Gallery, 611 Main St, Winnipeg MB  |  September 2016

Prairie Comics Festival  |  Millennium Library, Winnipeg MB  |  July 2016

Panel One: Comic Creator Festival  |  Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Hall, Calgary AB  |  June 2016

Two Dimensional  |  Solo Exhibition  |  The Edge Gallery, Winnipeg MB  |  August 2014

Key Con (Wpg’s SciFi & Fantasy Con)  |  Romulus + Remus  |  The Radisson, 288 Portage Ave, Winnipeg MB  |  May 2014

BFA Graduating Exhibition  | Group Thesis Exhibition  |  ARTlab, University of Manitoba  |  April 2014

Graphic Design Show  |  Group Exhibition  |  Gallery of Student Art, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB  |  January 2014

C4 – Central Canada Comic Con  |  Romulus + Remus  |  Winnipeg Convention Centre, Winnipeg MB  |  November 2013

Narrative Works  |  Solo Exhibition  |  Gallery of Student Art, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB  |  December 2012 

Show & Create  |  Group Exhibition | Presented by SOFA (Students of Fine Arts)  |  The Edge Gallery, Winnipeg MB  |  November 2012

C4 – Central Canada Comic Con  |  Romulus + Remus  |  Winnipeg Convention Centre, Winnipeg MB  |  November 2012

Winnipeg Anarchist Book Fair | Romulus + Remus | Exchange District, Winnipeg MB | September 2012

Print Media Show and Sale  |  Group Exhibition  |  Gallery of Student Art, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB  |  October 2011

Print, You Sucker  |  Group Exhibition  |  Martha Street Studio, Winnipeg MB  |  April 2011


Commissions

Illustrator and Graphic Designer  |  Zero Issue Brewing  | Calgary AB  |  July 2016 – Current

Menu Graphic Designer  |  Tea Story Cafe, Winnipeg MB  |  September – October 2016

Web Layout and Design | The University of Manitoba Vascular Plant Herbarium  |  Winnipeg MB  |  November 2014  |  winherbarium.weebly.com

Album Cover Designs, Logos, and Band Illustration  |  XVI Eyes  |  Winnipeg MB  |  June 2013 – June 2014

Branding, Logo, and Poster Design  |  Garden Share, SSOCC (Sustainable South Osborne Community Cooperative)  |  Winnipeg MB | February – May 2012

Book Cover Illustration & Design Commission | Mary Ann Cotton: Victorian Serial Killer by Simon Webb, The Langley Press  |  Durham, England  |  August – December 2011

Book Cover Illustration  |  The Lambton Worm, by Simon Webb, The Langley Press  |  Durham, England  |  May – July 2011

Event Poster Designer  |  Vertical Adventures Rock Climbing Gym  |  Winnipeg MB  |  March, November 2009


Teaching & Public Presentations

Guest Panelist  | Comics Colouring, Prairie Comics Festival  |  Hosted by Hope Nicholson, Moderated by Donavon Yaciuk  |  Prairie Comics Festival, Millennium Library, Winnipeg MB  |  July 2016

Guest Lecturer  |  Pecha Kucha Winnipeg  |  Hosted by the Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC)  |  The Park Theatre, Winnipeg MB  |  January 2015

Guest Panelist  |  Winnipeg ChiSeries (comics panel discussion)  |  Hosted by ChiZine Publications  |  McNally Robinson Booksellers, Winnipeg MB  |  July 2014

Guest Lecturer  |  10x20x20 (art & design presentation series)  |  Hosted by The Manitoba Association of Architects  |  The Winnipeg Art Gallery  |  January 2014

Radio Guest Interviewee  |  Eat Your Arts and Vegetables  |  Hosts: Aleem Khan & Derek Brueckner  |  95.9FM CKUW, University of Winnipeg  |  December 2013

Graphic Novel Launch  |  Romulus + Remus: Issue 2  |  The Neighbourhood Bookstore and Cafe, Winnipeg MB  |  September 2013

Artist Guest Speaker  |  Uniquely Manitoba, Business Consulting for the Arts  |  University Women’s Club, Winnipeg MB  |  March 2013

Radio Guest Interviewee  |  Eat Your Arts and Vegetables | Hosts: Aleem Khan & Derek Brueckner | 95.9FM CKUW, University of Winnipeg  |  January 2013

Third Year Guest Lecturer  |  Graphic Histories, Illustrated Histories, and Historical Comic Books HIST 3110  |  Professor David S. Churchill  |  University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB  |  July 2012

Graphic Novel Launch  |  Romulus + Remus: Issue 1  |  The Neighbourhood Bookstore and Cafe, Winnipeg MB  |  April 2012


Volunteering & Other Experience

Volunteer Graphic Designer  |  Iconipeg (Winnipeg public domain icon project)  |  September 2014 – February 2015

Gallery Volunteer  |  Martha Street Studio  |  Winnipeg, MB  |  May 2014 – Current

Indiegogo Campaign  |  Romulus + Remus  |  Indiegogo.com

Gallery Volunteer  |  Ace Art Inc. (artist-run centre)  |  Winnipeg MB  |  June 2010 – 2011