Taryn Walker

Taryn Walker is a queer, Indigenous artist of Salish (Nɬeʔképmx) ancestry whose work explores concepts of identity, tenderness, healing, utopia, cycles of life and death, and the supernatural through drawing, printmaking, installation, video, and sound. In 2018 Walker graduated from... Read Bio

Caitlin Bodewitz

In Community Artist in Residence In spring/summer of 2021 Caitlin will collaborate with SNAP and other community members to help develop the outdoor space at the rear of SNAP’s new facility including a wall based work at the printshop /... Read Bio

Christina Battle

In Community Artist in Residence These days, I’ve been thinking a lot about how it is that community might build and take shape across distance: about the tools that allow us to keep in touch, stay connected, and spread resources.... Read Bio
A portrait of artist Riaz Mehmood, looking to the right and smiling. Riaz has a shaved head and wears glasses and a blue shirt.

Riaz Mehmood

In Community Artist in Residence Pakistan’s political history is largely known for both direct and indirect military rule and the subsequent decades long enforcement of martial law. Both trajectories often obscure the rich legacy of resistance, disobedience and protests for... Read Bio
A portrait of artist Sergio Serrano, which is a screenshot from a video calling app. Sergio wears a light grey shirt, with black hair and a beard and moustache, and is in a white walled room.

Sergio Serrano

In Community Artist in Residence Project Description During this time of physical distancing the majority of my social interactions have been mediated through digital interfaces. This felt like a propelled push towards a perceived and perhaps inevitable future of the... Read Bio

Kiona Ligtvoet

In Community Artist in Residence Don’t look for this in the city archive. Overview I’d like to use the In Community residency as an opportunity for virtual, shared conversation centering (and sometimes critiquing) archives, enfranchisement, land acknowledgement, ghosts, nostalgia, and... Read Bio

Luke Johnson

Luke Johnson is a Minnesota-born artist, researcher, and volunteer librarian based in Treaty 6 territory (Edmonton, Alberta). Working in print, photography, and durational engagements within collections, Johnson creates work that complicates notions of standardization and categorization within systems of knowledge.... Read Bio

Andrew Thorne

I am an interdisciplinary artist and a recent NSCAD BFA graduate. I have lived in Halifax for the last five years, however, my home is Moncton, New Brunswick. During my time at NSCAD, I have become greatly invested in the... Read Bio

Agata Garbowska

Agata Garbowska is an Edmonton based artist and a 2017 graduate of the University of Alberta Bachelor of Fine Arts program. Her work is informed by general unease and an appropriate fear of ecological disaster caused by climate change. In... Read Bio

Pauline Johnson

Pauline Johnson was raised in Maskwacis territory bordered within Alberta. Growing up, Nehiyaw (Plains Cree), her art has always turned to visual and emotional artworks. Using comic and graphic storytelling to help create her art. Using the balance of visuals,... Read Bio

Haylee Fortin

Haylee Fortin is an Edmonton based painter, new media artist and printmaker. Graduating with distinction from the University of Alberta’s Fine Art program in 2015, Haylee has since pursued an interest in art as a means of community engagement with... Read Bio

Brianna Tosswill

Brianna Tosswill is an artist who expresses herself and others in print and book format. She explores the limits and unique opportunities of letterpress printmaking in her work, and is preoccupied with geometry and mathematics. She obtained her BFA in... Read Bio

Shivangi Ladha

Shivangi is a practicing artist and has done her specialization in MA Printmaking from Royal College of Art, London in 2016. Prior to this, she did MFA (2012 – 14) in Fine Arts from Wimbledon College of Art, University of... Read Bio

LeeAnne Johnston

LeeAnne Johnston is an artist living and creating in Edmonton, Alberta. Growing up in a smaller Albertan city they immersed themself in books about mythology and fantasy. These themes have evolved as they have grown, with images of monsters becoming the... Read Bio

Max Keene

Max Keene is an artist based in Edmonton, Alberta. He is a recent graduate of the University of Alberta BFA program, with focus in printmaking and intermedia. Working primarily in installation and with a variety of photographic processes, Max's work deals with how... Read Bio

Kim Morgan

Kim Morgan is a visual artist working in installation and multi-media.  Her work explores the impact of technology on people’s perceptions of time, space, and the body, and the shifting boundaries between the private and the public. Morgan’s work has been... Read Bio

Tamara Deedman

Tamara Deedman is a Canadian artist who recently received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from NSCAD University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Currently residing in Edmonton Alberta, she has been working with the Art Mentorship Society of Alberta trying to dismantle... Read Bio

Bernadette Paetz

Bernadette Paetz currently lives and works in Edmonton, Alberta. She has Bachelor’s degrees in both Fine Art and Education. She is a frequent collaborator with apparel designer Malorie Urbanovitch, creating jewellery, silkscreen prints and labels with her. Bernadette works in... Read Bio