CV (updated October 23, 2019)

Books

2019                   “Disintegrate/DissociatePublished by Arsenal Pulp Press

Performances and Lectures
2018                     “Open Reading with Billy-Ray Belcourt” – Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity
2018                      “A Strong Desire” reading with Lou Sheppard and Lele Davis – The Khyber
2018                      “Contralto Screening and Q&A: With Arielle Twist” – OBEY Convention 
2018                      Authors Stage with Rosanna Deerchild – Halifax Central Library 
2018                      Artist Talk with Dayna Danger and Lindsay Nixon – La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse
2018                      Contemporary Poetics of Trans Women of Colour Artists – McGill University 
2019                      Joshua Whitehead and Arielle Twist in Conversation – Koffler Gallery 
2019                      Native Studies Winter Colloquium – University of Manitoba 
2019                     Growing Room Festival – Room Magazine 
2019                     Violet Hour – Blue Metropolis Festival
2019                     Plan 99 – Ottawa International Writers Festival
2019                     Spotlight Series Readings – GritLit Festival
2019                     Mehcinut Music Video – Younger Daughter Films
2019                     Performance at Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal

Keynotes

2019                    Saskatchewan Gay-Straight Alliance Summit – Out Saskatoon & URPRIDE
2019                    GSA Conference – Halifax Youth Project 
Publications & Reviews

2017 Them (Conde Nast) – “What it’s like to be a native trans women on thanksgiving.”
2018                      A Strong Desire – “Iskwêhkân” 
2018                      Canadian Art Magazine – “How to Translate the Untranslatable”
2018                        Prism International – “D/REAM ME”
2018                        This Magazine – “Rework”
2018                        The Fiddlehead – “Soakers”
2018                        CBC Arts – “All We Have is Each Other” 
2019                       Canadian Art Magazine – “Split Tooth Review”

Group Exhibitions 
2018                      The Ethical Etherealness of Love and Fuck – La Centrale Galerie Powerhouse
2018                      this is what i want/this is what i feel/this is what i see. – Toronto Media Art Centre 
2019                      Vacant Faces – Khyber Centre for the Art
2019                      Poems for Impending Doom – Centre for Art Tapes
2019                      niiganikwewag – Art Gallery of Mississauga 
2019                      Lets Talk About Sex bb – Agnes Etherington Art Centre 
2019                      Worn Inward – Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Residencies, Fellowships & Awards

2019                        Indigenous Artist Recognition Award Winner – Arts Nova Scotia 
2019                        Chair of Transgender Studies Fellow – University of Victoria
2019                        RISE Indigenous Art and Poetry Fellow – RISE Indigenous 
2019                        Indigenous Arts Intensive – University of British Columbia
2019                        Emerging Curatorial Residency – Aboriginal Curatorial Collective 
2019                        Nominated for The Pushcart Prize, D/REAM ME in Prism International
2019                        Shortlisted for The National Magazine Awards, One of a Kind Storytelling
2018                        Winter Writers Retreat, Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity