Gwen Curry is an artist and former professor of Fine Arts at the University of Victoria. She has been involved in many exhibitions in Canada and abroad and had several catalogues devoted to her work. Her media has included prints, works on paper, sculpture and installations. Environmental issues and the juxtaposition of word and image have been hallmarks of her work. She is well travelled and has enjoyed several adventurous journeys. She lives in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia.