Introducing our 2021 Artists-in-Residence! Stay tuned for workshops and public programming!
June 1 – 21 2021
Houston, Texas USA and St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, on the unceded ancestral homelands of the Beothuk, and the island of Newfoundland, Ktaqmkuk, as the unceded traditional territory of the Beothuk and Mi’kmaq.
Rachel Gilbert was born in Texas with family roots in Newfoundland, moving to the island in 2014 to study for BFA in Visual arts from Grenfell Campus. Working as an interdisciplinary artist, Gilbert specializes in painting and printmaking with subjects ranging from animals and nature to still-life and portraiture. She has been working with the arts community since 2016, starting with the Corner Brook Rotary Arts Centre’s Visual Arts Committee, a Collections Internship at The Rooms, to her work as the Communication & Design Assistant at St. Michael’s Printshop. Currently, Rachel works as the Outreach Coordinator at Eastern Edge.