Select Art Exhibitions & Permanent Exhibits

Permanent Research Art Exhibits

Growing Well I & II (2016)

2 Needle felted artworks. Size: 26.5” x 34” framed. Art created from research project data (Primary Investigator: Ingeborg Zehbe, Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute). Original art is on display in the Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek/Rocky Bay First Nation Reserve Health Centre and the second art piece is displayed at the Animbiigoo Zaagi’igan Anishinaabek First Nation/Partridge Lake Reserve Band Office until the health centre is completed.

Garden Ascent to Joy: Mapping the Dementia Journey (2016)

4 canvases with acrylic paint, acrylic caulking, and ink. Size: 4’x 2’6” each.  Art created from research project data (Primary Investigator: Dr. Elaine Wiersma, Lakehead). Original art is on permanent display at the Ontario Alzheimer’s Society in Toronto, the Provincial headquarters for Alzheimer’s societies.

Garden Ascent to Joy: Mapping the Dementia Journey (2015)

4 canvases with acrylic paint, acrylic caulking, and ink. Size: 4’x 2’6” each. Reproductions. Art was created from research project data (Primary Investigator: Dr. Elaine Wiersma, Lakehead). Reproductions on permanent display at the Alzheimer Society of Windsor & Essex County.

Bamboo Lives (2015)

Mixed media on canvas. Size: 29” x 29”. Art was created from research project data with the Yoga North International Soma Yoga Institute in Duluth, MN (Primary Investigator: Dr. Pauline Sameshima). The artwork is on permanent display at the International Soma Yoga Institute, Eli Location, Minnesota.

Select Research Exhibitions 

Sameshima, P., & Morchel, P. (2019, Feb-Aug). Canopy Promises [ 6 paintings]. The SPACE, CASES Building, Lakehead University.

Sameshima, P. (2019, Feb-Aug). Leaves evergreen [ 11 ceramic bells]. The SPACE, CASES Building, Lakehead University.

Sameshima, P. (2019, Feb-Aug). Belated Gallop Series [3 paintings]. The SPACE, CASES Building, Lakehead University.

Sameshima, P. (with Møller, H., Alzghoul, M., & Wakewich, P.). (2018, December 28). Belated Gallop Series [3 paintings]. Lakehead Community Report event. Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay.

Sameshima, P. (with Møller, H., Alzghoul, M., & Wakewich, P.). (2018, August 3-31). Leaves evergreen. Invited solo show, MacRostie Art Centre, Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

Sameshima, P., Slingerland, D., Wakewich, P., Morrisseau, K., & Zehbe, I. (2017, May 30). Growing wellbeing through community participatory arts: The Anishinaabek cervical cancer screening study (ACCSS) [Chapter Exhibition]. In the Canadian Association for Curriculum Studies Celebration of Scholarly Creative Works Exhibition. Canadian Society for the Study of Education Congress. Ryerson University, Toronto, ON.  

Sameshima, P. (2017 August—2018, January). To soma heliakon-light DNA [6 canvas photographs]. LAIR Gallery, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON.

Sameshima, P. (2017 August – 2018, January). SomaYoga research project [11 individual cassette tape bodies and Bamboo lives canvas], In Other Words Gallery, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON.

Slingerland, D., & Sameshima, P. (2017, March). Dandelion hopes [Sewing and needle felting penny rug]. The Baggage Building Arts Centre: Fibre Arts Exhibition. Thunder Bay, ON.