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Artist

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS:

    "30-Day Quarantine Art Challenge" and "To Shalimar," Liberty Gallery, Spokane, Washington. 2020

    "To Shalimar," Spokane Public Library Indian Trail & East Side Branches, Spokane, Washington. 2019-2020

    "A Mixed Media Melange," Spokane Public Library Indian Trail Branch, Spokane, Washington. 2018  

    “African Americans in All Shades,” Liquid Life Espresso, Spokane, Washington. 2005

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

    "Where the Heart Is,"Liberty Gallery, Spokane, Washington. 2020-21

     "25 Accomplished & Emerging Artists,  Onyx Fine Arts Collective," Gallery Onyx, Seattle, Washington. 2020-21

     "Express Yourself,"Terrain Gallery, Spokane, Washington. 2020

     First Friday Artwalk -  March and April, Rio Wellness, Spokane, Washington. 2019

     “Truth B Told Ltd., Onyx Fine Arts Collective," Magnuson Park Gallery, Seattle, Washington. 2017

     “Through Our Eyes, Onyx Fine Arts Collective,” Gallery Onyx, Seattle, Washington. 2016-2017

     “Through Our Eyes, Onyx Fine Arts Collective,” Richland Public Library, Richland, Washington. 2016

     “Spokane County Interstate Fair,” Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, Spokane, Washington. 2015-17

      “Inland Northwest Drawing School Annual Art Show,” River Park Square, Spokane, Washington. 2010

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS:
    Truth B Told", Onyx Fine Arts Collective,” King Street Station, Seattle, Washington. 2017

          Ekphrastic Poetry performed by the African American Writers Alliance of Seattle, Washington.

               Poetry based on my work, "Grow Where You're Planted" featured at minute 11:30 and 39:21. 

AWARDS:

     Four 1st Place Blue Ribbons in Mixed Media Category, Spokane County Interstate Fair, Spokane County Fair

         & Expo Center, Spokane, Washington. 2016-17

     Two 2nd Place Red Ribbons in Mixed Media Category, Spokane County Interstate Fair, Spokane County Fair & Expo            Center, Spokane, Washington. 2015 & 2017
     Two 1st Place Ribbons in Drawing Category, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated Far Western Regional   

           Conference. 2015 & 2016
     1st Place Ribbon in Painting Category, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Far Western Regional        

            Conference. 2015

PUBLICATIONS:
     “Parental Throwback,” Gonzaga University Reflection Art and Literary Magazine, Fall 2014, p. 30.      
     “Listen,” Gonzaga University Reflection Art and Literary Magazine, Spring 2007, p. 11.
     “Maya Angelou,” Gonzaga University Reflection Art and Literary Magazine, Fall 2006, p. 27.
     “Nina,” Gonzaga University Reflection Art and Literary Magazine, Winter 2004, p. 31.


PRESS/MEDIA:

     Cultural Connections, Northwest Art Alliance, July 24, 2020 

     Art by Tracy Poindexter-Canton, The Inlander; July to August 2020 

     Artist Poindexter-Canton takes 30-day quarantine art challenge to self-discovery,
          The Spokesman-Review,  by Nina Culver; July 16, 2020

     Quarantine art challenge on display at Spokane's Liberty Gallery, KREM 2, by Brandon Jones; July 6, 2020

     Artist Celebrates author Toni Morrison's work with film "The Foreigner's Home' and exhibit,"
          The Spokesman-Review,  by Nina Culver; January 30, 2020

     Saturate: Citywide effort aims to raise the profile of artists of color, The Spokesman-Review,               

          by Audrey Overstreet; February 1, 2018
     The Resident Artist, Northeast Washington Educational Service District 101
          Focus on Education Newsletter, by Steve Witter, Fall 2016
     Emerging Artist: Tracy Poindexter, The Spokesman-Review, by Julianne Crane; April 22, 2005

OTHER: 

       Instructor of Art Therapy Lesson. Theme: “Growing Where You’re Planted.” March 2017, Longfellow Elementary 

             School, Spokane, Washington.

       Judge for 2017 and 2018 Regional High School Art Show, Northeast Washington Educational Service District 101, 

             Spokane, Washington. 

      Committee Member for 2020 Spokane Arts Awards. Spokane, Washington. 

      Facilitator of "Integrating Art & Literacy in a Blended Classroom" workshop series for primary and secondary

              educators. Fall 2020. Northeast Washington Educational Service District 101, Spokane, Washington.