Danielle Bartlette   

Calgary-based artist, Danielle Bartlette, is a Canadian painter whose work is based in focusing on personal memories. Her canvases include compositional elements and text which are derived from environments and fragments of culture, personal stories and architecture, photography, and nature.

Danielle teaches engaging courses, helping students establish creative processes and tap into fluid and intuitive mark-making while incorporating and using traditional painting and drawing materials, photography, and found objects.

Danielle’s work can be purchased at Dade Art & Design Lab

Visual Artist

 403.200.5760  

Email: neonmilkshake.me@gmail.com

 Facebook: ‘Danielle BartletteArtPages’ and ‘Neon Milkshake Art Studio’

 Website: www.neonmilkshake.com (artist personal galleries, art instruction information)

 Instagram: daniellebartlette

Gallery representation: www.dadegallery.com

 

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts Program (Honours) 1994-2000

University of Manitoba – Double Major (Multi-Media/Video and Photography)

 Fine Arts Student Council Vice President

 

Solo Exhibitions 

  • 2015 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary AB - I see London, I see France

  • 2014 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Amsterdam Series: Touch Me! Raak Mij Aan!

  • 2014 Artist Ranch (Western Showcase, Calgary Stampede) – OH Ranch Series displayed at Cinquecento Cusina, Calgary, AB

  • 2012 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Brandon Series: Mnemonic strategies for a 1970s prairie childhood!

  • 2011 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – The Oyster Bar Series: Beyond Tourist, Recollections for Edinburgh’s Café Royal

  • 2010 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – New Works

  • 2009 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Series Sampler

  • 2008 Axis Contemporary Art Gallery, Calgary, AB – Inside Out

  • 2008 Bravado Art Studio Gallery, Calgary, AB – New Studio Works

  • 2008 Art Loop Gallery at Art Central, Calgary, AB – Inside Out

  • 2007 Bravado Art Studio Gallery, Calgary, AB – New Studio Works

  • 2007 Art Loop Gallery at Art Central, Calgary, AB – Welcome to the Blues

  • 2006 Princes Street Gardens Market, Edinburgh, Scotland – Crop 16 Series

 

Group Exhibitions (selected)

  • 2019 Artist Ranch Project Gallery (Western Showcase, Calgary Stampede), Calgary, AB – Bar U: 10 year Alumni Show

  • 2018 The Commons , Calgary, AB -Selected Work

  • 2016 Venus Art Studios, Palm Desert, CA USA - Venus Art Show

  • 2015 Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, Calgary, AB – Connections

  • 2014 Artist Ranch Project Gallery (Western Showcase, Calgary Stampede), Calgary, AB – OH Ranch Series

  • DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Rewind

  • Calgary School of Art, Calgary, AB - Art Show and Sale

  • Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, Calgary, AB - Connections

  • 2013 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Xmas Show

  • Hotel Arts, Calgary, AB – The Flood of Roses Auction (fundraiser)

  • Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar, Calgary, AB – Selected Works

  • Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, Calgary, AB – Connections

  • 2012 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Xmas Show

  • DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – HUSH Factory Party (with Montauk)

  • Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar, Calgary, AB – Selected Works

  • DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Art for MS (fundraiser)

  • 2011 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Xmas Show

  • DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Art for MS (fundraiser)

  • 2010 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Black and White Exhibition

  • Calgary School of Art, Calgary, AB – Art Show and Sale

  • 2009 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Oil Paintings by Danielle Bartlette

  • 2008 Private Residence, Calgary, AB – Moderne Collective Group Show

  • Keystone Art Gallery, Calgary, AB – Out There: Abstraction from the Last 30 Years

  • 2007 To a T Gallery, Calgary, AB – Small Works

  • 2000 Ace Art Inc., Winnipeg, MB – Send + Receive Festival

  • Video Pool Inc., Winnipeg, MB – One Night Stand

  • Main Access Gallery, Winnipeg, MB – Thesis Show

  • Gallery 1.1.1., Winnipeg, MB – Thesis Show

 

Artist Residencies and workshops (juried)

2018 Calgary Stampede Artist Ranch Project Bar U,  Longview, AB

2013        Calgary Stampede Artist Ranch Project at OH Ranch,  Longview, AB

2009       Pith Studios studio resident, Calgary, AB

2001        Emmedia, Herland workshop, Calgary, AB

2000       VideoPool, Send & Receive Festival, Winnipeg, MB

 

 Professional Experience

  • 2015 -- now Neon Milkshake Inc., Calgary, AB -Commercial art studio -Owner and Art Instructor

  • 2013 -- now Venus Art Studios, Palm Desert, California- Painting Workshop Instructor

  • 2015 -- now Splash Art Market , Calgary, AB -Event Creator Art Show & Sale

  • 2016 -- now Willow Park School, Calgary, AB – Visiting Art Instructor

  • 2016 Market on Macleod, Calgary, AB -Splash Art Market Director

  • 2015 Wild Rose Brewery, Calgary, AB -Splash Art Market Director

  • 2008 – 2015 Calgary School of Art, Calgary, AB – Abstract Painting Instructor

  • 2007 -- now Bravado Art Studio, Calgary, AB -- Personal art studio -Owner and Director

  • '09 – '10 Bravado Art Studio Gallery at Pith Gallery, Calgary, AB – Owner and Director

  • '07 – '08 Bravado Art Studio at Art Central, Calgary, AB – Owner and Director

  • 2013 Atelier Molenpad Art Studio, Amsterdam, Netherlands – Painting Retreat Instructor (with Daniella Rubinovitz)

  • 2012 Bonaventure Junior High School, Calgary, AB – Visiting Art Instructor

  • 2009 – 2012 DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB – Artistic Advisor

  • 2007 – 2008 Jon Williams Art Studios, Calgary, AB – Abstract Painting Instructor, Sales

  • 2000 Urban Shaman Inc. / Video Pool Inc., Winnipeg, MB – Administrative Coordinator Artist Residency

  • University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB – Student Council Vice President

 

       Collections (Selected)

               Royal Bank of Canada, Calgary, AB (2011 – from the Oyster Bar Series)

               Talisman Energy, Calgary AB (Breeze, 2009 – from the Fire Lilies Series)

 

       Publications (selected)

●      Condo Living Magazine Neon Milkshake Art Studio feature, 2017

●    Galleries West Magazine (Collaborative show description and Illustrated painting) I See London, I See France @ DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary AB. 2015

●      Calgary Herald, (Illustrated painting) Kit And Ace Article, Calgary, AB, 2015 http://calgaryherald.com/life/fashion-beauty/designers-weave-together-luxury-and-technology-at-kit-and-ace

●      Galleries West Magazine (solo show description and illustrated painting), The Amsterdam Series: Touch Me! / Raak Mij Aan! @ DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB. 2014

●      Galleries West Magazine, (Illustrated painting)  The Artist Ranch Project, Summer 2014

●      Calgary Stampede Blog, Sky Hornig. Danielle Bartlette of the Artist Ranch Project, May 2014

●      Calgary Stampede Press release. The Artist Ranch Project tours the Calgary Stampede OH Ranch, October 22, 2013. http://news.calgarystampede.com/News/Latest-News/Release-Details/2013/A-Stampede-of-art-inspired-at-the-Calgary-Stampede-OH-Ranch/default.aspx

●      Alberta Flood Rose Project, Heinrichs, Terri. The Alberta Flood Rose Project. Calgary, AB, 2013.

●      Janzen, Edwin. The Oyster Bar (catalogue and essay), Calgary, AB: DaDe Art & Design Lab, 2012.

●      Avenue Magazine Shopping Guide (Illustrated painting), Calgary, AB, 2011

●      Avenue Magazine (Illustrated advertisement), Calgary, AB, 2011

●      Rachelle Starnes: Property of Distinction (paintings illustrated and used in property staging), Calgary, AB, 2010

●      Breakfast TV (Paintings used in production), Calgary, AB, 2010

●      Best Home Western Canada (illustrated advertisement)Calgary, AB, 2010

●      Art Central Mosaic (magazine), Feature article on studio, Calgary, AB, 2008

●      Dark Leisure: Poetry Collective (Cover illustration-magazine), Winnipeg, MB, 2002

●      Carpe Noctum (magazine-Illustration) Los Angeles, CA, 2001

●      Uptown (Illustration-magazine), Send + Receive Festival review, Winnipeg, MB, 2000

●      Winnipeg Free Press (Review of work in thesis show), Winnipeg, MB, 2000