Katie Bethune-Leamen works in sculpture, video and installation. She holds an MFA from the University of Guelph, and has exhibited across Canada, and internationally. Solo exhibitions include Shiny Object Person, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (2012). Recent residencies include: The Banff Centre, SIM (Reykjavík, IS), and Fogo Island Arts (Fogo Island, NL). She is a 2015 recipient of an Ontario Arts Council Chalmers Fellowship Grant to research sculptural abstraction through travel in Japan, Germany, Italy & the USA. Her writing has appeared in Canadian Art, C Magazine and Border Crossings.