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Emily Klaassen

 Emily Klaassen (b. 1993 Kingston, Ontario) is a multi-disciplinary artist working primarily in printmaking and sculpture focusing on modern agriculture and the consumer. Klaassen is currently a BFA candidate at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. Her work explores themes of agricultural practise and the distant relationship to the consumer with the intension of encouraging interest and truth. Her involvement in 4H Ontario introduced her to a variety of livestock and farming practises which influenced her artistic practice. Her work has been exhibited in different venues including Union Gallery in 2016 and 2017. After graduation, Klaassen will be continuing her education and involvement at Queen’s by attending their Teacher’s College in May.

Email: 0ek7@queensu.ca

 

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