Moderating the session: City WithART - Friday, November 5 at 1:30 pm
Based in Winnipeg, Leah Decter is an interdisciplinary artist working in installation, sculpture, video, photography, performance and socially engaged practices. She has exhibited widely in Canada including at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, Grunt Gallery, Trinity Square Video and the Dunlop Art Gallery, and internationally in the US, UK, Australia and Europe. She has received numerous awards from municipal, provincial, national and private funding bodies and her work is held in the collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery and private collections in Canada, US and UK. Decter has undertaken socially engaged work, which includes large-scale community involved public art and intervention projects, in Vancouver, Toronto and Winnipeg.