Sandra Hawkins is an acclaimed Canadian contemporary visual/media artist. Her visual and media art is shown at important exhibitions and festivals across Canada and internationally in Russia, China, Germany, Morocco, Hungary, U.S.A, the Colombia SUBA Biennale, the Alhamra in Lahore Pakistan and the National Gallery of Pakistan in Islamabad. Her creative research practice includes juried artist residencies such as the prestigious Banff Centre for the Arts in Alberta. Sandra Hawkins’ paintings, digital photomontage and videos are held in significant corporate and private collections in Canada and internationally. Her academic accomplishments include teaching at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University, and publishing on contemporary visual art discourse and arts administration. She holds the Masters in Environmental Studies, York U.; and Bachelor of Fine Arts, magna cum laude, Ottawa U. Ms. Hawkins is grateful for public and private support at all levels including the Ontario Art Council Exhibition Assistance.