Catherine Spencer is an interdisciplinary artists specializing in installation and social art practice. Having lived abroad for significant periods of time, her work is inspired by different means of communication and personalized explanations of information. Originally from Vancouver BC she completed her bachelor of fine arts at the University of British Columbia and in part with the University of New South Wales. She moved to Alberta in 2015 to work for the city of Calgary’s public art program and for the education department of the Leighton Art Centre. Her work has been recognized in Canada Australia and Japan. Currently, Catherine lives in Miyagi, Japan, where she is now attempting to learn and communicate her work in Japanese.