Meganelizabeth Diamond
b. 1991, Treaty One
d.meganelizabeth@gmail.com




SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2024            Deluge Contemporary Art, Victoria, BC (upcoming)
2023            InnermostLe Studio - La Maison des artistes visuels francophones, Winnipeg, MB
2019            The Fifth Kingdom, Flux Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2015            The Blue Parts, Kit & Ace, Winnipeg, MB

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2023            Spent Messages, _underscore, Milwaukee, WI
2023            Aftereffects, Confederation Centre of the Arts, Charlottetown, PEI
2022            COLLAGE 2022, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
2022            that space, that garden, Wallspace-LNK, Lincoln, NB
2022            Between Here and Now, We Are Vantage Points, New York, NY
2021            StudyUntitledStudy, La Maison des artistes visuels francophones, Winnipeg, MB
2018            Gestures of Care, BFA Exhibition, School of Art University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
2018            Still Likeness, PLATFORM Centre for photographic + digital arts, Winnipeg, MB
2018            Wresting With Angels curated by Noor Bhangu, Taché Gallery, Winnipeg, MB
2017            Think Twice, The Edge Gallery and Urban Art Centre, Winnipeg, MB
2017            Annual Student Exhibition, aceartinc., Winnipeg, MB
2016            Nine, Project Space in aceartinc., Winnipeg, MB
2016            Homegrown, Forth for Nuit Blanche, Winnipeg, MB

PUBLIC ART

2023            The Surface of an Image, Capture Photography Festival + Canada Line Public Art Program – InTransit BC, Vancouver, BC
2017            Landmarks 2017, The Forks/Parks Canada, Winnipeg, MB

SCREENING HISTORY

Roses in Full Colour (2021)
2022            Bideodromo Festival, Bilbao, ESP
2022            MB Culture Days - Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Winnipeg, MB
2022            RPM Festival, Boston, MA
2021            Antimatter [media art], Victora, BC
2021            WNDX Festival of Moving Image, Winnipeg, MB
2021            San Diego Underground Film Festival, San Diego, CA

Take Care (2018)
2020          The 8fest, Toronto, ON
2019           PLATFORM centre Member’s Screening, Winnipeg, MB
2019           Montreal Underground Film Festival, Montreal QB
2018           Super 8 One Take - WNDX festival of Moving Image, Winnipeg, MB

What Lit the Earth (2017)

2022           Cloud Factory Artist-Run Centre, Blow Me Down Trails Ski Club, NL
2022           Hambre Cine, Nigeria, WAFR
2019           Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
2019           Lumitonusina Audio Visual, Buenoes Aires, AR
2018           San Diego Underground Film Festival, San Diego, CA
2018           Cineworks, Best of Artificat Film Festival, Vancouver, BC
2018           Artifact Film Festival, Calgary, AB
2018           The 8fest, Toronto, ON

PERFORMANCE HISTORY

Alterations (2019)
with LIGHT TERRORS

2019           Paved Arts, Saskatoon, SK
2019           IBID Curatorial, Regina, SK
2018           Forthwith, Winnipeg, MB

RESIDENCIES

2023           Artist-in-Residence, Martha Street Studio X Centre[3] Exchange, Hamilton, MB
2020          New Media Artist-in-Residence, Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Winnipeg, MB

AWARDS + GRANTS

2023          Create Grant, Manitoba Arts Council 
2023          Individual Artist Grant, Winnipeg Arts Council 
2023          Travel/PD, Manitoba Arts Council
2023          Arts Across Canada, Canada Council for the Arts
2023          Travel/PD, Manitoba Arts Council
2023          Professional Development, Winnipeg Arts Council 
2023          Travel/PD, Manitoba Arts Council
2022          Explore and Create - Professional Development, Canada Council for the Arts
2022          Travel/PD, Manitoba Arts Council 
2021           Support - Adapt, Manitoba Arts Council 
2020          Connecting at a Distance, Manitoba Arts Council
2020          Connecting at a Distance, Manitoba Arts Council
2017           Student Bursary Award, Manitoba Arts Council    

TALKS

2022            that space, that garden Interview, NPR, Online & Radio
2021            Open Circuits: After Nature, Art Gallery of South Western Manitoba, Brandon, MB 
2021            MAR Artist Talk, Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Winnipeg, MB

PRESS + PUBLICATIONS

2023           Aftereffects, exhibition catalogue, Confederation Centre of the Arts
2023           Summer Issue Cover, CV2 Magazine
2022           that space, that garden, Print & Online, Essay by Delaney Hoffman
2019            An Optical Storm, Splice-Saskatchewan Film Pool, Review by Matthew Ripplinger 
2018            BFA Honours 2018, exhibition catalogue, University of Manitoba 
2017            Landmarks2017, exhibition catalogue, A Parnters in Art Project  

WORKSHOPS LED

2023           Digital Images, City Builders - Seven Oaks School Division, Exchange MET School
2022           Lumen Printing, MB Culture Days, Steven Juba Park
2022           Digital Scanning + Collage for Youth, Art Gallery of South Western Manitoba
2022           Anthotypes at Home, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts,
2021           Cyanotypes at a Distance, Gordon Bell Highschool
2021           Virtual Cyanotypes 2.0, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2020          Virtual Cyanotypes, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2020          Cyanotypes for Youth, Graffiti Art Gallery, Norquay Community Centre
2020          Cyanotype Drop-In, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2020          Darkroom Essentials, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2019           The Collage Party, Graffiti Art Gallery
2019           C41 Handprocessing, University of Manitoba, School of Art
2019           Caffenol and C41 Handprocessing,PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2019           Darkroom Essentials, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2018           Darkroom Essentials, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2017           Experimental Darkroom Workshop, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

2022 - present, Artistic Director, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2021 - 2023, Director, Winnipeg Underground Film Festival
2016 - 2023, Programmer / Collective Member, Open City Cinema 
2021 - 2022, Programming Coordinator, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2019 - 2021, Co-Director, Winnipeg Underground Film Festival 
2016 - 2021, Board of Directors, PLATFORM centre for photographic + digital arts
2017 - 2018, Photography Representative, School of Fine Arts Association, University of Manitoba
2014 - 2016, Co-organizer/Editor, rip/torn Magazine 
2010 - 2011, Photographer, Sandbox Magazine 




Meganelizabeth Diamond (MB) is an interdisciplinary visual artist who works with photography, collage, new media and moving image. Diamond’s practice utilizes both the analog and the digital in alternative modes of image building. Her work explores the natural world through emotional connectivity, artificiality and perception.