Kizi Spielmann Rose is a 2017 graduate of the University of Ottawa MFA program, and holds a BFA ('14) from NSCAD University. Exhibitions include Fresh Paint/New Constructions ('16, '17) at Montreal’s Art Mûr gallery, Wild Wild Life at Anna Leonowens Gallery in Halifax, Pulse at Ottawa's Karsh-Masson Gallery, and Honorable Mention, a group exhibition as part of the New York Studio Residency Program in Brooklyn, NY.  Grants and awards include a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) grant, the Robert Pope Foundation Painting Scholarship, and two-time finalist ('17, '18) of the RBC Painting Competition.