Nancy Corrigan has been a working artist since 1981, having studied at the Alberta College of Art, Red Deer College and Banff School of Fine Arts. Her practice balances her roles as an artist and arts educator. She has taught all ages, including in school residencies across northern Alberta and at festivals, such as The Works. Corrigan’s many public artworks, created in consultation with the communities in which they are found, include the Edmonton mosaics MosEyics and The History in the Making Old Strathcona. She teaches art classes for The Paint Spot and City of Edmonton and has been a staff artist on the ward for the University of Alberta Hospital for 15 years. She is also trained as an Expressive Art Therapist.
The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located on Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional land of diverse Indigenous peoples including the Cree, Nitsitapi / Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Iroquois, Dene, Ojibway/ Saulteaux/Anishinaabe. We also acknowledge all of the Indigenous, Inuit and Métis peoples who make Alberta their home today.