Jenifer Darbellay

Painting Shows and Independent Art Exhibitions

“She” – Solo Show (SS) – May 1- June 1 2016 – Havana Gallery

“Jenifer Darbellay - Art Show and Salw” – Solo Show (SS) – February 22-28th, 2016 – MakeShift Spaces Pop Up Gallery

“Pinpoint the Wind” – Solos Show (SS) January/February 2016– Terra Arts

“Wild Weather, Mothers Love “–SS December 10th  2015–January 31th 2016- Essentia 2144 W 4th ave, Kits

“Little Ladies of Weather” – Solo Show August 6th-Present – BATW Yaletown

“Colliding Passions “ – Group Show July 10- August 10 2015 – The Beaumont

“When I’m in it…” - MFA Grad Show Installation May 2008 – UBC Theatre

“Koo” – Darbellay Womenswear Launch and Dis-PLAY – Februray 2000 –DT Calgary

“100KM Heaven” – The Moving Group Show – June 1995 – Space released Calgary

Professional Theatre Costume Design & Set Design

2014 – 1994- Costume Design

With Kindred Entertainment, Triford Entertainment, Dirty Manhattan Equity Co-op, Alberta Theatre Projects, Gateway Theatre, Arts Club, UBC Theatre Department, Two Planks and a Passion, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, Vertigo Theatre, Saint Mary;s College, Theatre Calgary, Ground Zero Theatre, Shakespeare In The Park – Calgary, Firebelly Theatre, Tarragon Theatre – Toronto, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks – Clagary, Hard Drive Films, Control Alt Delete, Defining Edward and Christal Films.

Professional Awards

  •   Merritt Award for Outstanding Costume Design for The Odyssey 2007 (Nova Scotia)
  •   Betty Mitchell for Outstanding Costume Design for Age of Arousal 2007 (Calgary)
  •   Betty Mitchell for Outstanding Costume Design for Streetcar Named Desire 2003
  •   Betty Mitchell for Outstanding Costume Design for Counselor-at-Law 2004
  •   Board of Governors Award for Artistic Achievement 1996
  • Alexander Rutherford Scholarship 1992


Professional Memberships

A permit tee for IATSE local 212


UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, Vancouver, British Columbia                                                                                                            

M.F.A. in Costume Design and Art     2008                                                                                                                                                                    

ALBERTA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN, Calgary, Alberta                                                                                                                                                                                                ACAD Career Centre Self-Employment Program     2000                                                                                                                                                                                                   ALBERTA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN, Calgary, Alberta                                                                                                                              

B.F.A. in Textiles     1997                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Diploma in Textiles     1996                                                                                                                                                                                              

BANFF CENTER, Banff, Alberta                                                                                                                                                                                            

Millinery Master Class     Sept. 2000                                                                                                                                                                             

 Costume Breakdown Master Class      April 2000                                                                                                                                                      



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