Pinhole Photographer


Dennis Memmott is an Art Educator in the Surrey School District in British Columbia Canada and is the current President of the British Columbia Art Teachers Association. He has B.Ed. from the University of British Columbia with a specialization in Secondary Methods in Art Education. He received the 2006/2007 Leon Tuey Scholarship Excellence in Art Education from the University of British Columbia.
He also holds a B.A. in World Religions from Trinity Western University.
His work includes work in clay relief sculpture, screenprinting, painting, and photography.

Dennis R. Memmott

2005-2006 University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC

* Bachelors of Education / Secondary Methods in Art
* Recipient of the Leon Tuey Scholarship in Art Education

2003–2005 University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC

* Requirement Courses

2003–2003 Trinity Western University Langley, BC

* Requirement Courses

1991–1995 Trinity Western University Langley, BC

* BA General Studies: Art / Christianity and Culture

1989–1991 Fresno City College Fresno, CA

* General Education /Transfer Credits

Work Experience

2011-Current Northern Soul Boardworks Delta, BC
* Graphic Design
* Surfboard and Paddle board Designer
* Lead Instructor

2002-2015 UpStart Clothing Surrey, BC

* Graphic design and printing
* Accounting and promotions

2003–2006 Richmond Christian Secondary School Richmond, BC
Teacher On Call

  • Teacher On Call grades 8-12
    * Subjects: Art 8-12, English 8-12, Socials 8-12, Math 8-12
    * Computers and PE 8-12
    * Snowboard Team Coach (Volunteer position / 3-5 hours a week)

1997–1997 Morris Magnets Redmond, WA
Graphic Designer

* Designed layouts and name drops for refrigerator magnets
* Laminated plastics, magnets, and graphics
* Ensured quality control

Volunteer Experience

2004-2005 Sands Secondary School Alternative Program Delta, BC
Fine Arts Specialist (3-4 hours a week including prep time)

* Planed and facilitated Fine Arts curriculum
* Created lesson plans based on Integrated Resource Package
* Taught one class a week  (1hour and 20 minute block)
* Worked along side fulltime teaching staff

*The Best of 2011: A Photography Anthology
Ghost: The Demise of an Urban Forest

Exhibitions / Shows

*Visual Interpretations (group)
    Sept.18 - Oct.13 2006
    Visual Metaphor: A series of three photos
    Scarf Building, University of British Columbia
    Edibles Gallery, University of British Columbia

* Roots: Finding home. (Solo)
    Sept. 1 - Sept. 21 2007
    Tau Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. Canada

* Solargraphy.   (Solo)
     March 29 - April 21 2011
     Homegrown, Seattle, WA.  USA

* Horizons: Unseen landscapes 
      (Group show and panel discussion)
     April 22 - April 30, 2011
     Olympia Arts Perspective, Olympia WA

* Contact Festival (group)
       6 Pieces from Hoeizons
       May 6-18 2011 
        Ben Navaee Gallery, Toronto, ON

* "Life In 3 Dimensions"
      3 Artist 3 Perspectives on Life (group show)
      July 3-31 2012
      Newton Cultural Centre, Surrey BC

* "Hidden Landscapes" 
      A Collection of Lensless Photography
    July 19 - Aug1, 2012  (solo show)
    Havana Gallery   Vancouver, BC