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Zana Wensel

Artist member since 2019
Edmonton, Alberta

Zana Wensel is a multidisciplinary artist and recent graduate of OCAD University (2019). Pulling from her background in graphic design, she is infatuated by the synergy text and image form as an extension of the mindbody connection. Through these means, she places emphasis on the expression and power of the female voice, and engages with personal narratives that express the inner workings of the mind, body, and self. Working across disciplines, Zana instills deeper meaning within the materials and methods she employs while infusing each process with introspective reflections and self-analysis. In doing so, she seeks out various forms of catharsis, and offers her works as ruminations on what it means to be human.

Upcoming Exhibitions
2020-08-06

Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts, Edmonton
RBC Emerging Artists Project: As We Travel Through

2020-10-08

CARFAC, Edmonton
Perspectives from Within

Select Past Exhibitions
2019

OCAD U, Toronto
GradEx

2019

187 Augusta, Toronto
Textile Dialogue

2018

Ghost FX, Toronto
Art After Dark, Queen West Art Crawl

2018

OCAD U, Toronto
Conquering Me

2017

Redhead Gallery, Toronto
Who Are You, Nuit Blanche

2014

The Works Art & Design Festival, Edmonton
Making Space

2014

Victoria School of the Arts, Edmonton
Art 30 IB Exhibition Show

Accolades
2019

OCAD U Center for Emerging Artists and Designers
Career Launcher Fund

2014

Victoria School of the Arts
Art 30 Award and Art 30 IB Certificate

Education
2019

OCAD U
BDes, Graphic Design

2014

Victoria School of the Arts
High School Diploma, Honors with Distinction

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