cirriculum vitae

Maternally From Kincolith, B.C
Lives & works in Terrace, B.C

 

nakkitat@gmail.com

Education
 

2013-2014

Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art


2011 - 2013
Tattoo Apprenticeships:
Wicked Addication Tattoo Studio
Lyard Skynart Tattoo Studio
 

2009-2011

Alberta College of Art and Design

2007-2009
Red Deer College

 

Publications

2018

APTN: Skindigenous - Nisga'a Tattoo Revival

2017

CBC: Unreserved Reclaiming Space Through Tattoos

2017

CFTK-TV BC North: Past, Present, and Future: Tattooing and Culture

2016

KSFR: Santa Fe Public Radio

2016

Heart of Our City: Speaks Through Art

2016

Terrace Standard: Ink to Reconnect Ancestral Ties


2016
CBC Northern Ink: Reviving Nisga'a Tattooing

2016

CFNR Journeys with Kiefer Collison: Reviving Traditional Nisga'a Tattoos
 

2015

Aboriginal Press: Northern Ink - Reviving Nisga'a Tattooing

 

2014/2013

CFTK-TV BC North: Past, Present, and Future: Tattooing and Culture

 

2013/2012

New Tribe Magazine: Nakkita Trimble on Art, Culture, and Tattoos

Exhibitions
Group & Solo

2018

Bill Ried Gallery - Vancouver, B.C
Body Language: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest

2015 - Solo

Nisga'a Museum - Greenville, B.C
Reawakening: Decolonizing Our Art
 

2014

Kitimat Art Gallery - Kitimat, B.C

2014

Year End Art Show - Terrace, B.C

2013
Terrace Art Gallery - Terrace, B.C

2011
Atelier Fashion Show Arts Central - Calgary, AB

2011
Alberta Gallery of Calgary - Calgary, AB
2011
Audio MADT 373 Gallery - Calgary, AB
2011
EPKase, Alberta College of Art and Design

2010
ARTery Exhibition - Edmonton, AB
2010
EPKcase Ceramics Show - Calgary, AB
2010
Main Mall Ceramics Show - Calgary, AB

2009
Thousand Miles Apart - Calgary, AB
2009
Thousand Miles Apart 393 - Calgary, AB
2009
Year End Exhibition - Red Deer, AB
2009
Student Exhibition 1500 Wing - Red Deer, AB
2009
Red Deer Salon - Red Deer, AB

2008
Year End Student Exhibition - Red Deer, AB
2008
Student Exhibition - Red Deer, AB

Grants
& Awards 
 

2017

YVR Masterpiece Travel Grant

2015

Canada Council for the Arts International Artist Grant
 

2014

First Peoples Cultural Council - Research Grant
2014
Canada Council for the Arts International Travel Grant to New Zealand

 

2013

National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation
2013
Post-secondary Education Bursary
2013
Freda Diesing Bursary

2011
Jason Lang Scholarship
2011
National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation
2011
Post-secondary Education Bursary

2010
National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation Bursary
2010
Post-secondary Education Bursary

2009
National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation Bursary
2009
ACAD Ceramics Entrance Scholarship
2009
Affairs of the Arts Travel Scholarship
2009
Post-secondary Education Bursary

2008
Summer Series Scholarship
2008
R.M Jewell Memorial Endowment Scholarship

2007
Outstanding Achievement Award
2007
Post-secondary Education Bursary

2005
Kincolith Continuing Education Bursary
2005
Passport to Education Scholarship