Eleanor King

Eleanor King presents installations and performances nationally and internationally, most notably at Nuit Blanche (TO) Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Eastern Edge Gallery (NL) and Galleri F15 in Norway. Inspired by everyday life, Eleanor's work employs interdisciplinary strategies to create site-specific installations using provisional materials and improvisational methods.She received a BFA from NSCAD in 2001, and participated in residencies at The Banff Centre, Atlantic Centre for the Arts, New Adventures in Sound Art, and the Centre for Art Tapes. In 2012, She was shortlisted for the prestigious Sobey Art Award, and received creation grants from Arts Nova Scotia and The Canada Council for the Arts. She teaches media arts at NSCAD University and is Director at Anna Leonowens Gallery in Halifax, Nova Scotia. King is represented by Diaz Contemporary, Toronto.
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