Integrate Arts Festival

THE 12TH ANNUAL INTEGRATE ARTS FESTIVAL:
AUGUST 24 - 26, 2018


The Integrate Art Society (IAS) Committee & Board of Directors is made up of volunteer members.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

board@integratearts.ca


President - Brin O'Hare

Brin has been part of the Integrate team since 2014. She holds a Master’s Degree in Art History from the University of Victoria with a specialization in modern and contemporary Canadian art. She currently works as Arts Coordinator at the Victoria Arts Council.

 

Vice President - Alanah Garcin

Alanah has been a member of the Integrate planning committee since 2013. She is a graduate from the Art History program at the University of Victoria.

 

Treasurer - Stephanie Eisenbraun

Stephanie Eisenbraun has been part of the Victoria arts scene for many years.  She completed her undergraduate degree at UVic with a BA Honours in Art History and undertook gallery management of the Victoria Emerging Art Gallery and the Apartment Gallery shortly after her graduation.  After completing this commercial experience, she went to England to complete her Master’s studies at the University of Glasgow specializing in Modern and Contemporary Art.  While in England, she had the opportunity to work with the Art Fund as well as Christie’s Auction House.  Upon her return to Victoria, Stephanie joined with the arts council and has now been contributing to the organization for four years.  In addition, she is also the Operations Coordinator for Atomique Productions.  Stephanie is passionate about all ranges of art media and hopes to contribute to the accessibility and excitement of the arts in Greater Victoria.

 

Secretary - Libby Oliver

Libby Oliver has a BFA with honours from the University of Victoria, where she specialised in photography and installation art. Libby previously studied International Development and Gender at the University of Guelph. She coordinates community art spaces and has worked on policy projects that support community inclusion in the arts. She currently lives and works in Victoria, BC as an artist and freelance photographer.

 

 
 

PLANNING COMMITTEE

info@integratearts.ca


Festival Director - Rance Mok

Rance is the festival director for 2018, having been in the committee since 2015. She is particularly interested in art in public spaces and its possibilities for community-building. When she's not festival planning, Rance works as an architect at HCMA Architecture + Design.

 

Art Coordinator - Meagan Berlin

Meagan is an illustrator and portrait artist and previously participated in Integrate as an artist. This is their first year on the Integrate Planning Committee; they are excited about the connections it brings between artists. When not working into the night on art projects, Meagan works as a lawyer with the firm Woodward & Company.

 

Event Coordinator - Margaret Lapp

Margaret joins the planning committee this year as one of our Event Coordinators. She looks forward to facilitating collaborations between artists and venues, and encouraging public participation. Margaret works for a business management company specializing in the arts, and has experience as an art therapy facilitator, archivist, and gallery assistant.

 

Operations Coordinator - Selina Pieczonka

Selina has been part of the Integrate Planning Committee since 2014 after completing her degree in art history the University of Victoria. After a year away, she is taking on the role of Operations Coordinator to apply her administrative skills to favourite things: art and parties. She is equally passionate about theatre, dance and film and is excited to bring more collaboration to Victoria's art community.

 

Event Coordinator - Olivia Prior

Olivia is an interdisciplinary artist residing in Victoria BC. She is excited to be putting together workshops that connect and engage the various arts communities. She looks forward to the opportunities that Integrate will present to facilitate knowledge sharing between artists. During the day, she works as a web developer.

 

Development Coordinator - Regan Shrumm

Regan is currently the Assistant Curator at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria thanks to a BC Arts Council Emerging Professional grant. She has previously worked as a curatorial assistant at the Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner Quilt and Textile Museum, Open Space, the Legacy Gallery, and the National Museum of American History.

 

Art Director - Anna Shkuratoff

Anna is a contemporary video artist, interested contemporary visual culture and lens-based images in particular, with a double major degree in Visual Art and Art History from the University of Victoria. Professionally, Anna is interested in marketing and brand development and was previously a Media Coordinator at the fifty fifty arts collective. Anna was previously an Integrate featured artist and is returning for her second year as Art Director.

 

Event Coordinator - Amy Smith

Amy Smith is currently finishing up her degree in Visual Art and Museum Studies at UVic. She is a firm believer that art is for everyone and can open doors to understanding and compassion for the experiences of others. She looks forward to being involved in Integrate for the first time this year as an Event Coordinator and creating exciting, accessible experiences for both regulars and newcomers to the festival. Amy works at the Legacy Art Gallery in communications and visitor engagement.