Michèle Pearson Clarke

Michèle Pearson Clarke is a Trinidad-born artist, writer and educator who works in photography, film, video and installation. Her work has been included in exhibitions and screenings at Le Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal; the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia; LagosPhoto Festival; Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; Maryland Institute College of Art; ltd los angeles; and Ryerson Image Centre. Based in Toronto, Clarke holds an MSW from the University of Toronto, and an MFA in Documentary Media Studies from Ryerson University. She is currently the inaugural 2020-2021 artist in residence at the University of Toronto’s Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies, and the Photo Laureate for the City of Toronto (2019-2022).