The current Artist in Residence in the Drake Arts Centre residence in Kokkola is Sarah Clifford-Rashotte. She is an emerging multidisciplinary Canadian artist and graduate of the Master of Fine Art program at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design (UK) and BFA from OCAD University in Toronto.
Her diverse practice includes drawing, text-based installations and collage. Her work highlights a preoccupation with exploring the limitations of language and memory, and the process of reconstructing personal narratives. Sarah's work has been exhibited in Canada and Europe and reviewed by the Globe and Mail, esse arts + opinions and Magenta among others. Sarah is based in Toronto where she is represented by LE Gallery.
You can meet Sarah Clifford-Rashotte in her Artist talk on Tuesday 17th of February at 6 p.m. at the Nordic Art School. Very welcome!