Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – multimedia installation

Hannah Jickling

Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – multimedia installation
Region: Vancouver, CANADA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2013

Hannah Jickling experiments with the possibilities of form, participation, and meaning-making across disciplines and publics. Her projects often take shape as site-specific sculptures, public installations, events, exchanges, photographs, multiples, printed matter, and other ephemera. Atypical forms of distribution, entrepreneurial scheming, and audience-seeking are important strategies for supporting and disseminating her work. She holds a B.F.A. from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and an M.F.A. from Portland State University. She frequently collaborates with Helen Reed.



Hannah Jickling worked in the Firth studio.

Originally a working barn perched atop the namesake hill of Hillcrest Farm, this building was converted to serve the arts in 1956. A grand set of windows was installed to make the large interior suitable for visual artists, bringing in abundant natural light from the north. The addition of a screened porch and accessible entrance ramp…

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