Education

2016   Emily Carr University of Art & Design, courses in the full-time program in visual art, artist publications, interventions, Vancouver, BC
2013   UBC, Art Education Courses, Vancouver, BC
2012   Art for Social Change with Drs. Judith Marcuse and Lynn Fels, Simon Fraser University, Vanc. BC
1992   Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, Halifax, NS

Exhibitions

2016   Cultivate a Spot, Library Window Gallery, Emily Carr University, Vancouver (solo)
2016   Cultivate a Spot, Studio 1398, Vancouver, exhibit in conjunction with OURO Collective’s dance performance PACE (solo)
2016   Not Sent Letters & Guests, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver (group)
2013   Memory, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, BC (group)
2012   Today and Tomorrow, Art Association Bad Aibling, Bad Aibling, Germany (group)
2012   Here Today, Britannia Art Gallery, Vancouver (duo)
2012   Mayworks, Nanaimo Art Gallery, Nanaimo, BC (group)
1999   Fix, Stoodeo Gallery, Vancouver (group)
1996   Architecture Now and Then, Exposure Gallery, Vancouver (group)
1995   The Body, Exposure Gallery, Vancouver (group)
1994   Full Frame, Exposure Gallery, Vancouver (group)
1992   Nothing Personal, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax (duo)

Interventions

2016   Cultivate a Spot, an Intervention at an out-of-service telephone booth, documentation produced in the form of mail art postcards and a publication, Vancouver, BC
2015   Health Information Bulletin: 2010HLS0035-000768, Poster Intervention, Vancouver, BC
2015   Cause & Effect, Zine Intervention, Vancouver, BC
2014   #sthotherthanaselfie, Instagram Intervention March 9-15 at https://instagram.com/laurabucci/
2013   The Minimum Wage, Temporary Installation of a craftivist project on North Grandview Highway at Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC

Curatorial Projects

2013   This is where I go, Britannia Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Art/Book Fairs

2016   Vancouver Art/Book Fair, Vancouver, BC
2016   Friendly Book Fair, Emily Carr University of Art & Design, Vancouver, BC
2015   Vancouver Art/Book Fair, Vancouver, BC

Art Instruction & Community Events

2010 to present – Teaching workshops in collage, image transfer, mail art, and craftivism at Vancouver Draw Down, Britannia Community Centre, Britannia Art Gallery, West Point Gray Academy (children),  The Richmond Art Gallery, and Vancouver Mini Maker Faire, Artful Sundays, Stone Soup Festival, The Word on The Street, International Mother Language Day, Joy Kogawa House

Artist Talks & Public Speaking

2016   Artist presentation on “Cultivate a Spot” at “PACE,” OURO Collective’s dance performance, Studio 1398, Vancouver
2013   Pecha Kucha Richmond, Presented with other artists on the theme of Identity, organized by the Richmond Art Gallery,  Cinevolution Media Arts Society, and Richmond Public Art, link to presentation
2010   Surface Design Association, Vancouver Chapter, Panel Discussion on Marketing for Creatives

Professional Service

2016   Selection Committee Member for a Community Public Art Commission, Richmond Public Art, Richmond, BC
2016   Organizing Member for Emily Carr University students & alumni participation at the Vancouver Art/Book Fair, Vancouver
2011-2013   Project Assistant & Selection Committee Member for East FEAST micro-fund, Britannia Community Services Society, Vancouver, (Funding Emerging Artists through Sustainable Tactics)
2009-2013   Arts & Culture Committee Member, Britannia Community Services Society, Vancouver
2011   Selection Committee Member for the Aboriginal Artist Residency, Britannia Community Services Society, Vancouver

Print/Press

2015   A World of Artist Journal Pages, Curated by Dawn Devries Sokol, Abrams Publishing, New York, link to Amazon
2010   Five cool Crawl finds to tempt wanderers, The Georgia Straight, November 25, link to PDF
2010   Look out for Laura Bucci at the East Side Culture Crawl, Scout Magazine, November 9, link to website

Art-related Published Writing

2007   Casting on, doing good, This Magazine, March/April (knitting + activism)
2007   Member Profile – Ron Bazar, Craft Contacts, Craft Association of BC, June/July/August
2007   Wild Fire: Art as Activism, Book Review, Herizons, Spring
2006   Whatcha mean, what’s a zine? Book Review, Shameless Magazine, Fall/Winter
1999   Andrew Bell – Motorwerks 3: Sinister Refinements, Exhibition Review, Artichoke, Summer

Awards

1991   Scholarship from Emily Carr College of Art and Design
1991   BC Ministry of Education and Culture Award