Board of governors

Jolie Bird

Staff Representative & Internal Governor

Jolie Bird, Staff Representative & Internal Governor, works as the Educational Art Technician for the Fibre Program at the Alberta University of the Arts.

Jolie Bird, Staff Representative & Internal Governor, is a Canadian artist currently residing in Calgary, Alberta. She has received a diploma from Capilano University, a BFA with distinction from the Alberta University of the Arts and a Master of Fine Art in Craft from the Nova Scotia University of Art & Design. She has previously served on the Board of Governors for Stride Gallery and the Calgary Underground Film Festival. Her research explores specific contrasts and visual and conceptual tensions that arise through a range of Textile techniques and processes. Bird has exhibited her work throughout Canada and the United States.