2013 MFA, School for Contemporary Arts, SFU, Vancouver, BC.
1998 BA, Critical Studies, SCA, SFU, Vancouver, B.C.
1994 Studio, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, B.C.
2018 Coverings, Macaulay and Co., Vancouver, BC, Dec7- Feb 15 2019
2018 Speaking With Hands and Territories, SFU Galleries, Burnaby, BC, Sept 5- Dec 8 2018
2017 Accumulation of Moments Spent Under Water With The Sun and Moon, ACE ART INC., Winnipeg, MB, October/Nov 2017
2017 Reclamation, Gallery 1515, Vancouver, B.C., June and July 2017
2015 Asemaa/Tobacco, Artspeak, August 1-31 2015
2012 Ominjimendaan/ to remember, Urban Shaman, Winnipeg, MB,
June 29- August 6th
2012 Ominjimendaan/ to remember, Grunt Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
February 23- March 31
2008 Brown Skin Before Red, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond B.C.
2008 Supernatural Indian and Sleepwalking, Visual Arts Centre of
Clarington, Bowmanville, Ontario January 13- February 10 2008
2006 Sleepwalking, Artspace, Peterborough Ontario, March 2006
2019 Protection, solo, as part of The Map is not the Territory, Portland Art Museum, Portland OR
2019 TBD, Charlene Vickers, as part of the Burrard Arts Foundation residency and closing
performance of "Coverings" exhibition at Macaulay and Co.
2018 Protection, solo, as part of I continue to shape group exhibition, Art Museum at U of T, Toronto Ont.
2017 Occupations and Assertions, solo, Museum of Contemporary Native Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Dec 9, 2017
2017 Occupations and Assertions, solo, Ace Art Inc. , Winnipeg, Manitoba, October 20, 2017
2017 Stand Water Protectors, collaboration with Cathy Busby, as part of Ground Signals group
exhibition, Surrey Art Gallery, Sept 23
2017 All Places, All Times, Always and Forever, collaboration with Maria Hupfield, Western Front,
Vancouver, March 17
2017 Occupations and Assertions, solo, as part of Sheila, Fazakas Gallery, March 11
2017 Occupations and Assertions, solo, Grace Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Feb 17, 2017
2016 Occupy Anishinabe Park 1974, solo, AKA gallery, as part of Saskatoon Nuit
exhibit Beyond the barrier of sound and soon, of light, curated by Natasha Chaykowski, October 1, 2016.
2016 Portals and Improvisations with Chad MacQuarrie, Griffin Art Projects, June 2016
2016 Resurgent Gallery Happening, with Maria Hupfield, Cutting Copper: Indigenous
Resurgent Practices, Morris and Helen Belkin Gallery, March 4, 2016
2015 Cool Indians on Main St., LIVE Vancouver Biennale, September 23-27 20
2014 Vestige Vagabond, collaboration with Maria Hupfield, Panalopy Performance
Lab, Brooklyn, NY, June 22, 2014
2014 Vestige Vagabond, collaboration with Maria Hupfield, Hemispheric Institute Encuentro, Viger Park, Montreal, June 27, 2014
2013 In This Together: performance with Guadalupe Martinez, ACCESS gallery, Van,
BC May 5-11
2011 Vestige Vagabond (collaborative display/performance work with Maria
Hupfield) August 2011 at the Santa Fe Indian Art Market, Santa Fe NM.
2010 Vestige Vagabond (collaborative display table/performance work with
Maria Hupfield) July 15 2010 at the Biltmore Cabaret Vancouver BC.
Teaching and Professional Experience
2018 SFU instructor, studio- painting CA 263/ 363 and studio 2 CA 161
2017 Panel speaker with Christine Major and Francine Savard, A Crimp in the Fabric: Situating Painting Today, September 29 2017
2017 Langara University, artist talk with Intro to Performance/Studio class (Elizabeth Milton)
2016 Simon Fraser University, 611 Alexander Studios, artist talk, November 3, 2016
2015 Artist Talk, Agent C Projects, Surrey, B.C. 2015 Artist Talk Interurban Art Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2015 Panelist with Ruth Cuthand and James Luna for Tribe Artist Run Centre’s 20th Anniversary May 28-31st
2015 Artist Talk North Island College Emily Carr University 1hr plus studio visits
2013 Teacher's Assistant, SFU, Visual Arts and Culture II, FPA 168
2012 Board Member for Grunt September 2012-present
2012 Jury Panel member for Grunt exhibitions August 2012
2012 Juror for BC Arts Council grant for exhibitions and project
2012 Guest Blogger for The Capilano Review Blog, Summer 2012
2012 Teacher's Assistant, SFU, Art, Theories and Contexts, FPA 210
2012 Teacher’s Assistant, SFU, Intro to the Fine and Performing Arts, FPA 111
2011 Teacher’s Assistant, SFU, Intro to the Fine and Performing Arts, FPA 111
SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019 The Map is Not the Territory, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, Feb 9- May 5
2019 Gigaemi Kukwits, Charlene Vickers, Macaulay and Co., Material Art Fair, Mexico City, Feb 7- 10
2019 Jingles and Sounds For Speaking To Our Grandmothers, duo collaborations with Maria
Hupfield, Fazakas Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2018 I continue to shape, Art Museum at UofT, Toronto, Ont. curated Cheyanne Turions
2018 An Assembly of Shapes, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ont., curated Clara Halpern
2017 Wood Land School at Documenta, Under The Mango Tree, Ovoid Traces featured in group show and discussion, Kassel, Germany
2017 Connective Tissue: New Approaches in Contemporary Fibre Art, MoCNa,Santa Fe, July 7 2017- January 21, 2018
2017 Wood Land School “Kahatenhstanion tsi na tetiatere ne lotohrko wa tanon lotohrha/ Drawing
Lines From January to December”Fourth Gesture, SBC, Montreal, September 21- December 21
2016 If We Never Met, Pataka Art Museum, curated by Daina Warren and Reuben Friend, Porirua, New Zealand, Oct 9 2016- Feb 12 2017
2016 Ambivalent Pleasures, Vancouver Art Gallery, curated by Daina Augaitis and Jesse McKee, Vancouver, B.C., Dec 2016- Feb 2017
2015 Consume Her Demand, Agent C Projects, curated by Connie Sabo, Debbie Tuepah, exhibiting with Mary Cross and Monique Moutut- Firth, Oct 23- Dec. 1
2015 Custom Made, Kamloops Art Gallery, curated by Tania Willard, Kamloops, BC June-Sept
2015 The Fifth World, Tribe Inc., curated by Wanda Nanibush, Saskatoon, SK
2013 Illuminations, with Hamidreza Jadid and Sydney Koke. MFA graduate thesis exhibition,
Audain Gallery, SFU Woodwards, Vancouver, BC September 11-21
2005-2009 Changing Hands 2: Art Without Reservation
(Inaugral Exhibition): Museum of Art
& Design, NYC;
Naples Museum of Art, Naples, Fl;
Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, IN;
Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM;
Weisman Art Museum, U of M, Minneapolis,
Anchorage Museum of History & Art, Anchorage;
Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa,
2006 Tracking Absence, A Space Gallery, November 2- December 3, 2006 Group exhibit with
Femke Van Delft, Mae Long, Deborah Koenker
2004 Two/Many Tribulations Grunt Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. September curated Daina Warren
2004 First Nations Now Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, B.C., October 2004 curated Peter Morin
Other ARTIST TALKS
2015 Artist Talk at Agent C Projects, Surrey BC, November 27 2015
2015 Artist Talk at Interurban Gallery, Vancouver, BC, October 27 2015
2012 Artist Talk at Urban Shaman, Winnipeg, MN June 2012
2012 Artist Talk at grunt gallery, Vancouver BC March 22, 2012
2012 Interview on Vancouver Co-op Radio, Storytelling Show, April 1
2012 Artist Talk at Audain Gallery, SFU Woodwards, Vancouver BC March 10
2008 Artist Talk at the Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
2008 Artist Talk at the Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, Ontario