Shannon Brown Producer
Shannon Brown is an artist, arts educator, film producer and arts administrator. She is located in Kingston, Ontario and is the Community Engagement Coordinator for The Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning. www.tettcentre.org
She has taught creative arts at summer camps, schools for children diagnosed with ADD, LDHD and behavioural Issues, across 8 years at Toronto’s prestigious Art Gallery of Ontario, through the Eastern Townships School Board of Quebec, at McGill and Bishop’s University and more. Shannon runs the Knowlton Summer Art Camp for Kids and leads art workshops for adults, children and the elderly.
Her documentary films on subjects such as Laughter (Laughology, 2010), Stupidity (2003), Gay Marriage (Escape to Canada, 2004) and Precognitive Dreaming (Seeing 911, 2010) have been broadcast on Discovery Channel, CBC, CTV, Channel 4 in the UK, and The IFC among others. You can see her starring in the Trailervision Truvie “The Weatherman” and shorts such as Psyche!, Clap On Friends and Corporate King Fu.
Shannon’s art hangs in collections across Canada, Mexico and the US. She has exhibited in over 30 venues from The Canadian Consulate in San Miguel Allende, and The Edward Day Gallery to The Atlanta Georgia Folk Festival and the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Her artwork is currently hanging at Galerie 203 in Old Montreal.
Shannon holds a teachers degree from Queen’s University in the B.Ed ACE “Artist in Community Education” degree program. She has a BFA in Studio Arts form Concordia University, a Certificate of Human Psychology from Bishop’s University and has studied Earth Medicine with Liddy Flewelling, Dreaming with Robert Moss and Visionary Art with Alex Grey. She was a Senior Singer with The Young Canadians of the Calgary Stampede and has been the lead singer in a number of bands in Montreal, Kingston and Toronto.