Hannah Azar Strauss

Montréal QC     H2T 1E3 | 



2018 (expected) MFA in Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montréal QC 

2014 BA in Fine Arts, Gordon College, Wenham MA


2017 International Graduate Field School in Critical Museology, Concordia University, Montréal QC

2013 Studied under Philippe Fretz and Marie-Dominique Miserez, Orvieto Italy 

2012 Studio Assistant for Makoto Fujimura, New York NY



2017 articule Members' Show, Montreal QC

2016 MFA Open Studios, Concordia University’s Department of Studio Arts, MFA program, Montreal QC

2016 Solo exhibition, MFA Sub-gallery, Concordia University, Montréal QC

2016 MAUREEN, Concordia MFA Studio Arts Group Exhibition, École des Beaux- Arts de Montréal, Montreal QC

2014 Group exhibition, Atelier Circulaire, Montréal QC 

2014 Group exhibition, Barrington Centre for the Arts, Wenham MA 

2013 Group exhibition, Convento Dei Servi di Maria, Orvieto Italy 

2012 Group exhibition, AJ Gordon Memorial Chapel, Wenham MA 

2012 Site-specific installation, Lane Student Centre, Wenham MA 



2016 - 17 Drawing Lab < > 

2016 Member of articule and co-host of Table Setting (
2016 MFA Group Show, budget and grant writing for show at École des beaux-arts de Montréal

2014 “Circuit,” curated solo show for Becky Orcutt at Gordon College MA
2014 “Access,” co-curated pop-up show at Ludlow Studios in New York NY

Honors & Awards

Concordia University    Montréal QC 

2015-17 Faculty of Fine Arts Fellowship

2015-16 Concordia University Graduate Fellowship


Gordon College            Wenham, MA

2014 Phi Alpha Chi Honor Society

2014 Excellence in Studio Art

2013 Luke A. and Mary Moore Wood Memorial Scholarship, Fine Arts

2013 Faculty Scholarship, Fine Arts

2011-12 Jerusalem and Athens Forum

2010-14 AJ Gordon Scholarship 

2010-14 International Student Scholarship


Arts-Related Work Experience

Tutorial Leader for FFAR 250: Keywords: Reading the Arts Across the Disciplines at Concordia University
August 2016 - Present         Montréal QC 


Teaching Assistant for PRIN 221: Lithography 1 at Concordia University

January 2017 - Present       Montréal QC


Teaching Assistant for PRIN 241: Processes in Digital Print Media I at Concordia University
September - December 2016     Montréal QC


Teaching Assistant for PRIN 291: Contemporary Relief and Woodcut I at Concordia University

January - April 2016   Montréal QC


Head of Arts at Camp Ouareau

Summer 2015                        Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci QC 


Private Tutor

September 2014-June 2015     Montréal QC 


Assistant at Galerie Gabrie 

2011/13/14                            Pasadena CA


Intern at Barrington Centre for the Arts 

January 2014 – May 2014      Wenham MA


Private Visual Arts Teacher

July 2013 – August 2013        Altadena CA


Intern at Dillon Gallery

May 2012 – August 2012       NYC NY