Larissa Tiggelers will graduate from the MFA program at the University of Guelph in the spring of 2017. In 2005, she began her post-secondary education at Grande Prairie Regional College, later transferring to the Alberta College of Art and Design where she received a BFA with distinction in 2010. Along with maintaining a rigorous studio practice she has served in a number of positions in Calgary-based artist-run centres, most recently as the Director of Stride Gallery. Tiggelers is commercially by represented by Jarvis Hall Gallery in Calgary.

Larissa would like to thank the Alberta Foundation for the Arts and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada for their generous support.