Sylvia Grace Borda
Sylvia Grace Borda received a Masters of Fine Art from the University of British Columbia, Canada in 2001. She is an artist- lecturer, and Research Associate at the University of Stirling. She has held positions as Senior Photography Lecturer (Salford University), MA Convenor in Photography and Imaging (Queen’s University Belfast), Associate Researcher in New Media (University of British Columbia), and Assistant Professor in Digital Visual Arts (Emily Carr University of Art and Design.)
Borda has exhibited and lectured over the last 15 years, and is currently completing a series of artworks about photography and ecology as part of an EU Arts Award ‘Frontiers in Retreat’ sponsored by the Helsinki International Arts Programme.
Her work has been profiled in solo exhibitions over the last three years at Street Level Photoworks Gallery, Belfast Exposed(Northern Ireland), Surrey Art Gallery (Canada), and A&D Gallery (London). Additionally, she has participated in group shows, such as at The MAC (Northern Ireland), Oulu Art Museum, Finland, and in presentation events as part of the Venice Architectural Biennale events for Scotland (2015) and for Northern Ireland in conjunction with the British Council (2014)