Sandra Meigs

Sandra Meigs

Biography: 

Sandra Meigs was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and holds a BFA (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design) and a MA (Dalhousie University). She has been professor (painting) at the University of Victoria since 1993 and served as chair of the Department of Visual Arts from 1997 to 2002. Her work has been exhibited widely across Canada at major institutions, including the Power Plant, the Art Gallery of Ontario, the National Gallery, and the Ydessa Hendeles Foundation. Internationally, her work has been exhibited at the Freedman Gallery, Reading, PA; the Bologna Biennale, the Fifth Biennale of Sydney; and the Fodor Museum, Amsterdam. Her work is represented by the Susan Hobbs gallery (susanhobbs.com) in Toronto, where she has exhibited Swoon (2003), The Newborn (2001), JOYJOY SORROW(1999), Resin Heads (1998), Dummies (1997), Canadian (1995), and Baby (1994).