Alison Shields
Alison Shields is an artist and art educator living in Victoria, BC. She is an Assistant Professor in Art Education at the University of Victoria. She received a PhD from the University of British Columbia and an MFA from the University of Waterloo. Shields has participated in local and international artist residencies and has exhibited her paintings across North America. Her current art practice and research examines studio practices, arts-based and artistic research, artist residencies and painting.