Region: The Islands
Barb Hunt received a Diploma in Studio Art at the University of Manitoba, and an MFA at Concordia University, Montreal, with a specialization in fibres. Her work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions across Canada and internationally. She has been the recipient of Canada Council grants and awarded residencies in Canada, Paris and Ireland. She has presented her research at international conferences, and she is a recipient of the President’s Award for Outstanding Research at Memorial University, where she taught in the Visual Arts Program at Grenfell Campus. She currently resides on Vancouver Island.