b. 1993 in Dauphin, Manitoba, on Treaty 2 land, the descendant of German and Polish immigrant settler-farming families. Dauphin is located on the traditional homelands of the Anishinabek, the Dakota and the Metis. Currently living and working in Mohkinstsis, or Calgary, traditional home to the Blackfoot Confederacy (Siksiká, Kainai, Piikani), the Tsuut’ina, the Îyâxe Nakoda Nations (Chiniki, Wesley, and Bearspaw First Nations), and the Métis Nation of Alberta (Region 3).

Brett Bonk is an interdisciplinary artist working primarily in sculpture and installation. She frequently harnesses mundane objects as a jumping-off point to navigate the formation of queered identities, networks of care, personal and ecological grief, and alternative ways of knowing/doing.

email | brettbonk@gmail.com
instagram | @blapblonk