M.E. Sparks is based in Vancouver, BC and received a Master of Applied Arts from Emily Carr University.  She was a finalist in the 2016 RBC Painting Competition and the recipient of the 2016 Nancy Petry Award. She has been an artist in residence at the Arteles Centre in Finland and is currently attending artist residencies in Berlin, Germany.
Special thanks to Nova Scotia Talent Trust, Arts Nova Scotia and BC Arts Council for their support.