Rick Nixon, Fine Arts alumni (MFA 2006) and department Studio Technician, has been chosen as the City of Waterloo’s first Artist in Residence. The 2015 Artist in Residence Program will be hosted at Albert McCormick Community Centre, 500 Parkside Drive. Rick will be leading a series of free, hands-on workshops at the Community Centre from the end of June to September. His project, Birdhouse Installation, will engage the public in craft, collaborative art, art installation, and the exploration of community ecosystems.
More information about the Residency and the workshop can be found of the City of Waterloo Artist in Residency webpage.