Artist

Natalie Wood

Natalie Wood is a mid-career multimedia artist, curator and arts educator. She has had exhibitions at the Toronto Alternative Art Fair International (TAAFI), Caribbean Contemporary Art Centre 7 in Trinidad, Zsa Zsa Gallery, Spadina Museum, and John B. Aird Gallery and select video screenings at Inside Out Film and Video Festival (2003, 2004), Mix Film and Video Festival in New York (2004), and The Pleasure Dome Festival ( 2005). She won the Audience Choice Award for The Locks Narrative at Mpenzi Film and Video Festival (2006) and her most recent video Call me Daisy was screened at Inside Out in 2007. Wood has curated a number of art and new media exhibits such as the critically acclaimed The Hero Project at WARC Gallery and the I Represent show at ASpace. She is an Advisory Member of the New Africa Consultation Committee at the Royal Ontario Museum – a committee consulting on the creation and development of the Galleries of Africa. In March 2006, Wood was nominated for the 2006 K.M. Hunter Interdisciplinary Arts Award for her web project Kinlinks (www.kinlinks.net) and received the New Pioneers Award for contribution to the Arts in Toronto.

Videography

The Bond Girl

2008, 04:45 minutes, colour, English

Daisy Redux: Daisy Gets a Divorce

2008, 06:00 minutes, colour, English

Call Me Daisy

2006, 03:00 minutes, colour, English

The Locks Narrative

2005, 10:00 minutes, colour, English

Medusa's Hats

2005, 03:00 minutes, colour

The Dozens

2004, 07:00 minutes, Colour, English

Enter, Hailey

2002, 08:00 minutes, colour, English

Critical Writing

Streaming Alterity
by Steph Rogerson. Border Crossings, May Spring 2012, v. 1, no. 122.
Everything new is becoming old: New Toronto Works short on innovation
by Peter Goddard. The Toronto Star, Mar. 11, 2005.