Rachel Crummey is a visual artist and writer of settler descent based in Tkaronto. She has been artist in residence with Kulturkontakt Austria and the Salzburger Kunstverein, and was the 2015 winner of the Joseph Plaskett Foundation's Nancy Petry Award for emerging Canadian painters. She has exhibited in Canada, London UK, Austria, and Italy. She is currently completing a printmaking residency at Open Studio. Her poetry has been published by the Puritan and Maisonneuve magazines. She gratefully acknowledges the support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Toronto Arts Council.