Day Three: Megan Press

Megan Press is a sculpture and installation artist whose practice deals with ideas of collecting, curating, and owning explored through assemblage and its various manifestations. She received her BFA with distinction from the University of Western Ontario in 2009, and completed her MFA at the University of Victoria, BC in 2011. Most recently, she was selected for the 2011 Windsor/Detroit Biennial at the Art Gallery of Windsor and exhibited in “Not for Sale” at the Forest City Gallery in London, ON. Other exhibitions include “I Can Do Better…” at the art LAB (London, ON); “Well it’s My Nipple Now”, a collaborative project at the Wright Lithography Building (London, ON); “Raw” at Deluge Contemporary Art (Victoria, BC); “Interim” at Xchanges Gallery (Victoria, BC); and “Grappling the Monster… and Shouting Pictures” at the University of Victoria. Press has taught an introductory course in Sculpture and Material Methods at the University of Victoria and has participated in the Government of Ontario’s Summer Experience Program at The Art Gallery of Hamilton. Currently, she works at the Living Arts Centre in the Arts Programming department as the Administrative and Program Assistant

Image credit:
Megan Press
Installation View: Grappling the Monster…and Shouting Pictures
Mixed Media
2011

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