Upcoming Events

Sculpture Splash - Sculpture Award Show
 Esquimalt's Sculpture event of the year in the outdoor setting of Macaulay Point Park
Sept 17 - 18, 2016

Gaia, The River of Life is presented in this show.


The Vancouver Island Sculptor's Guild Show at Sidney's Pier Hotel
August 12-2o, 2016
I have two sculptures in this juried show




 As an Artist Zulis has brought her practice of art to research to understand health/illness. Her work is innovate and open the boundaries of nursing research to new possibility through art. In 2011 she received the Joy Johnson Award for Excellence in Nursing Scholarship and Research and in 2012 was made the Feature Scholar on the UVic School of Nursing Research website page, which also features her work in the header.

She will present her work in the two following conferences this May 10 - 12, 2013 weekend. The Island Studies Conference on Gabriola Island is open to the public. 

May 10, 2013 University of Victoria, School of Nursing Research Conference

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Zulis Presents:

A/r/tography, the potency and potential of art inquiry in nursing


 a Poster Presentation:

The Song of the Soul: Transforming disabling illness through art


2013 Conference

Island Studies: West Coast Canada & Beyond

Research through the practice of art... come see how Zulis has accomplished this and made a contribution 

May 12, 2013  2:00 - 3:45

Zulis presents at the Islands Studies Conference, Gabriola Island

her presentation:

Confluence: the meeting of art inquiry, disabling illness and island life


The Green Bough

 home studio on Gabriola. 1411 Moby Dick's Way

call: 250 247-7255

see: www.zulisyalte.com and www.joyolsen.ca and http://www.gabriolaartscouncil.org/creative-directory.php?display=alpha

for ART that Makes a Difference!


The Dr Joy Johnston Award for Excellence in Scholarship June 2011

for the best Masters student abstract: The HeART of Nursing: the joys and difficulties of conducting an arts based inquiry.


Zulis named Feature Scholar - Nursing Scholar Blog, University of Victoria, School of Nursing,

August 2012 

Also features Zuis' art installation: Border Crossings, the subject of her art inquiry into disabling illness

See link: http://thenursingscholar.wordpress.com/artists-bio/

Communique - The University of Victoria School of Nursing Research and Scholarship Publication, August 2012

The Art and Science of Nursing: An Exhibit, includes Zulis scholarly contributions through Art as Inquiry

See page 10: http://www.uvic.ca/hsd/nursing/assets/docs/research/communique/08_Communique_autumn_2012.pdf