Portrait by John Packman 2023
Fehn Foss (she/her) is an interdisciplinary artist and writer based in Tkaronto/Toronto, the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe (including Mississaugas of the Credit), Chippewa, Haudenosaunee, and Wendat peoples and subject of the Dish With One Spoon Wampum Belt Covenant. Foss completed her MFA, Visual Arts at York University (2023). Her thesis project was funded by a Canada Graduate Scholarship from SSHRC and nominated for a Thesis Award. She holds a BFA, Photography from Toronto Metropolitan University (2018) where she won the First Edition Photobook Award and SF Award in Photography. Foss has exhibited her work at the Image Centre and Gallery 44 (Toronto), Knot Project Space (Ottawa), Eastern Edge (St. John's), and the Art Gallery of Hamilton (Hamilton) in Canada. Foss has had her images published in Function Magazine, Ryerson Folio Mag, and in The Vault Zine.
I would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council and the Government of Ontario.