Education:

2009      MFA, Documentary Media, Ryerson University

2006      B.A.(Hons), Visual Studies, University of Toronto

Solo Exhibitions:

2017    “Tong Yan Gaai: A visual Record of Chinatowns across Canada” Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

2016    Sep, “Morris Lum Re:Recording Chinese Histories”, Kamloops Museums and Archives, Kamloops

2016    May, “ Morris Lum | Within”, Anchorage, Mississauga Museums, Scotiabank CONTACT Feature exhibition

2012    Dec, “Surburban Identity”, Atti Gallery, Toronto.

2012    May, “New Cultural Topographics”, Xit-RM, Art Gallery of Mississauga

2011     Aug, “Counter Culture: The Space and Place of the Chinese Shop”,

            Ryerson University, Toronto           

2006   Oct, “Transitory Places”, Toronto Image Works Gallery, Toronto

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2017    “Visitors Information”, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa ON

2015    Jun“Past Stories, Present Sense” Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

2014    Aug“Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition” Orillia Museum of Art and    History

2013    Nov“Allegory of the Cave” Art Gallery of Mississauga

2012    Feb, “Photography Group Show.” Atti Gallery, Toronto, ON

2010    Jan, “Ming Modern.” Workshop Inc, Toronto, ON

2009   Jul, “Intersections: Twenty-first Century Communities.” Toronto Image Works Gallery, Toronto

2007   May, “PHOTOFiction.” Contact Photography Festival, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto

Selected Screenings:

2011   San Francisco Green Film Festival, San Francisco, CA

2011    “Flickerfest”, 20th International Short Film Festival. Sydney, Australia

2010    Planet in Focus International Environmental Film & Video Festival. Toronto, ON

2010    National Screen Institute Online Short Film Festival. Winnipeg, MB

2010    Dawson City International Short Film Festival. Dawson City, YT

2010   National Screen Institute Online Short Film Festival. Winnipeg, MB.

2008    “Barcodes and Bees?” Resonating Bodies - Bumble Domicile. Dorkbot @   Interaccess Electronic Media Arts Centre. Toronto. ON

Artist In Residence

2014   University of Toronto Scarborough (Sept 1st – Dec 1st)

Public Collections:

2017    Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa Ontario

2016    Museums of Mississauga

2015    Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto Ontario

2015    Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario

Corporate Collections:

2015    National Public Relations, Toronto, Ontario.

2012    Bank of Nova Scotia, Toronto, Ontario.

Awards and Grants:

2017   Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2016   Visual Arts Project Grant - Emerging, Ontario Arts Council

2016    Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2014   Visual Arts Project Grant, Canada Arts Council

2014   Visual Artist Project Grant – Emerging, Ontario Arts Council

2014   Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2012   Visual Arts Project Grant, Canada Arts Council

2012   Visual Artist Project Grant– Emerging, Ontario Arts Council

2012   Exhibitions Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2010    A&E Short Filmmakers Award

2007    Ryerson Graduate Scholarship

2006    Exhibitions Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

Press:

2012   Stuart Keeler, Expansive Terrain, Canadian Architect Magazine. July   1,2012

            http://www.canadianarchitect.com/news/expansive-terrain/1001545716/

2012   Julie Le, Exhibit Looks at Cultural Topographics, Mississauga.com. April 23, 2012

          https://www.mississauga.com/whatson-story/3125294-exhibit-looks-at-cultural-topographics/

2010    Medley, Mark. Bee Man wins A&E Short Filmmakers Award. The National Post June 28, 2010.

            http://arts.nationalpost.com/2010/06/28/bee-man-wins-ae-short-filmmakers-award/

2009   Kerry Freek, Interview: Morris Lum, Mondo Magazine. June 19, 2009.

            http://mondomagazine.net/2009/interview-morris-lum/ 

Videography:

2013    Golden Years, Documentary, HD NTSC video, 21min

2008    Bee Man, documentary, Mini-DV NTSC video, 10min 56sec

Conferences and Public Talks:

2013    Guest Artist/Speaker “The Chinese Canadian Railway”. University of Toronto November 7, 2013

2012    Interview “New Cultural Topographics, XIT-RM, Daytime Rogers TV

2011    Artist Talk “ A Photographer and Filmmaker’s View of the Chinese Restaurant” Fortune Cooking Festival Food Festival Harbourfront Centre

2010    Guest Artist/Speaker “New Cultural Topographic”. University of Toronto January 14, 2010