julia mathew

is a Canadian-Indian illustrator based in Toronto. She is currently studying Illustration at OCAD University, and is just trying to figure things out. Julia is passionate about bringing love in generational immigrant communities to the foreground of the art world. She also loves rap music, Thai food, Super Smash Bros Melee and horror movies.

Facebook: facebook.com/juliamathewart
Instagram: @juliamathew_
Email: juliamathew@hotmail.ca


EDUCATION

2015 - 2020
OCAD University, BDes in Illustration, Toronto, Ontario

PROJECTS

2016 - Present
Mathew & Mathew Comics
(https://mathewandmathew.wordpress.com/)

2016 - 2017
Endex (Iridescence) Collective
(https://www.instagram.com/endexcollective/)

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018
Toronto Comic Arts Festival. Toronto, Ontario

2017
Dirty Talk 006. Toronto, Ontario
May, Be Blooming. Toronto, Ontario

2016
Under 100. Northern Contemporary Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

2015
The Wall. Seaquam Secondary, Delta, British Columbia

CURATED SHOWS

2018
Brown Kid in Korea Launch. Toronto, Ontario.
Chicken Curry. Toronto, Ontario

2017
Misc Art Show. Toronto, Ontario
Greenhouse Art Show. Toronto, Ontario
Passionfruit Art Show. Toronto, Ontario

PUBLICATIONS

2017
Bloom Magazine. Toronto, Ontario

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2017
Government of Ontario Summer Company Bursary ($3000). Toronto, Ontario

2015
Friesens’ Yearbook Company Bursary ($1000). Delta, British Columbia
BC Ministry of Education Scholarship ($2000). Delta, British Columbia

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