Jill Price is a Canadian Artist of German, Welsh, Scottish and Ukrainian descent grateful to be living, working and playing on the traditional territory of the Huron-Wendat, Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe peoples in Barrie, Ontario. 

 

Price achieved her BFA at the University of Western Ontario and recently completed a MFA in Interdisciplinary Art Media and Design at OCAD University in Toronto, Ontario.  A recipient of a 2016 SSHRC national research grant, a 2017 Michael Smith Foreign Study Bursary  and receiving the 2017 Research and Writing Award for her research on how textiles environmentally and socially impact geography, Price continues to explore the histories and agency of materials while pursuing a PhD in Cultural studies at Queens University.

 

Also a trained educator with the Ontario Teacher's Federation, Price balances her studio practice by working as a Curator and teaching.  Price is currently represented by Westland Gallery, Be Contemporary and is an artist-in-residence at the AKIN AUTO BDLG studios in Toronto. 

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