Education

Master of Arts in Art Education, 2004
Bachelor of Fine Arts,1997
Photography, Ceramics, Digital Imaging, Minor in Art History
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Grants and Awards

CFAT Scholar fall 2011

Finalist, Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia
Masterworks Arts Award,
2007

Canada Council Creation Grant,
2004

Nova Scotia Arts Council, Presentation Grant,
2003

Nova Scotia Arts Council, Creation Grant,
2003

Nova Scotia Arts Council, Presentation Grant,
2001

Canada Council Creation Grant,
2001

Nova Scotia Arts Council, Professional Development
Grant,
2000

Financial Assistance Grant Banff Centre for the Arts
Residency
2000

Barbara Spohr Award at the Banff Centre for
Photography,
2000

Nova Scotia Arts Council, Creation Grant,
1998

Solo Exhibitions

Vanishing Point
Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada.
2009

Call and Response
LePont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria,
2009

Body/Field: Temporal Inscriptions
Leica Istanbul Photography Center,
2008

Illuminated Petragraphs: Prairie Series
CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival
Gallery 44: Vitrines.
2007

Illuminated Petragraphs
Fotograf Evi/ Canadian Embassy in Turkiye
Istanbul, Turkey.
2006

Present/Past
2nd International Biennial for Contemporary Art
Shumen, Bulgaria,
2006

Illuminated Petragraphs
Nikon Fototrek Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.
2005

Some Canadian Landscapes/ Made in China
Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey.
2004

Some Canadian Landscapes/ Made in China
The Photo Passage, Harbourfront Centre
Toronto, Canada.
2003

Some Canadian Landscapes/ Made in China
Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada.
2002

My Maiden Name is Body
Web based project: www.maiden-name-Body.com
Installations in Halifax, Canada and Istanbul, Turkey.
2003

Group Exhibitions (Selected)

Contrary Voices, Changeable Realities
Kare Galley, Istanbul Turkey.
2011

Womens Art Festival.
2010
Allepo, Syria

Where is My Privacy?
2009
Casa Dell Arte, Istanbul, Turkey

Toronto Arts and Fashion Week |FAT|
2009

Photopolis: Searching for Paradise
Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, Canada.
2008

Çanakkale International Biennial of Contemporary
Art
Çanakkale, Turkey,
2008

Atlantica Colectivas: Fotonoviembre
Tenerife , Spain
2007

White Night Festival of the Arts, Canakkale,
Turkey,
2007

Festival of Photography, Contemporary Arts
Museum,
Tashkent, Uzbekistan,
2007

Carvansari, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
2006

Golyazi Project, Golyazi, Turkey.
2006

Exhibit A
St Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax,
Canada.
2004
Memorial University Art Gallery, St John’s,
Canada.
2005

Prefixphoto Gallery, Toronto, Canada.
2005

The International Photography Days
University of the Near East, North Cyprus.
2005

The 8th International Photography Gathering
Aleppo, Syria.
2004

Artistes Canadiens de Nouvelle-Ecosse
Conseil General du Puy-de-Dome,
Clermont-Ferrand, France.
2003

Works in Collections

Leica Istanbul Photography Center
(2008)

Fotograf Evi, Istanbul, Turkey
(2006)

Nikon Fototrek Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
(2005)

Nova Scotia Art Bank Collection, Canada
(2000, 2003)

Government House, Halifax, Nova Scotia,
Canada
(2003)

Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and
International Trade
(2002)

Greater Halifax Partnership, Halifax, Canada
(1997)

Exhibitions Curated

Women Artists of the Art Bank Collection:
A Twenty-five Year Contribution to the
Visual Arts.
Nov. 27, 2001-April. 27, 2002;
Government House, Halifax, Canada.

Publications

Syrian Desert
Literary Supplement
Prefix Photo Sixteen
Winter 2008

Selected reviews and articles

Hartland-Rowe, Sara. “Lorraine Field:
Vanishing Point”.
Cmagazine 104,
Winter 2009.

Gibson Garvey, Susan. “Canadian Art
International: Lorraine Field:
Photography Center, Istanbul”. Canadian Art,
Winter 2008.

Refik Akyuz, ed. “Aydinlatilmis Petragraflar,
Lorrain Field”.
genis aci 40,
March – April 2005. Istanbul, Turkey.

Refik Akyuz, ed. Interview “cin yapimi/kanada
manzaralari”.
genis aci 39,
January – February 2005. Istanbul, Turkey.

MacLean, Scott, ed. “Portfolio: Illuminated
Petragraphs,
Lorraine Field”. Prefix Photo Ten,
November 2004.
Toronto, Canada.

MacLean, Scott, ed. “Portfolio: Some Canadian
Landscapes/Made in China,
Lorraine Field”. Prefix Photo Eight,
Spring 2004.
Toronto, Canada.

Majka, Christopher. “From here to there and
back again:
Artist Chronicles Famous Canadian Tourism Spots”.
Visual Arts News, Autumn,
2002 Halifax, Canada

Nemetz, Andrea. “Female points of view”. The
Sunday Herald, March 10,
2002.Halifax, Canada.

Roberts, Rebecca. “Alumnus Lorraine Field”.
5163, Winter,
2002. Halifax, Canada.

Roberts, Rebecca. “Some Canadian
Landscapes/Made in China, Lorraine
Field”. Arts Atlantic, vol. 19 No. 4, fall 2002.
Halifax, Canada.

Smulders, Marilyn. “Women Artists of the Art
Bank: A Twenty-five Year Contribution to the
Visual Arts”.
Visual Arts News, Winter, 2002.
Halifax, Canada

Teaching experience

Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Halifax Canada
Lecturer
Photography (Foundation)
Winter 2009- present
Constructed Forms (Foundation)
Winter 2009

IB Visual Arts Examiner
Middle East Region
November 2004 -- 2008

Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Halifax, Canada
Introduction to Photography, Basic Black
and White Photography, Colour Photography
September 2002 – June 2003

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Halifax, Canada
Art theory and practice for Middle School
students
September 2001 – June 2002

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