Sandra Brewster


'17 Blur 8, mural, photo-based gel transfer media, paper, installation at Georgia Scherman Projects.jpg

Sandra Brewster is a Canadian visual artist based in Toronto. Her work has been exhibited nationally and abroad. A recipient of the Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts Artist Prize (2018) and the Gattuso Prize for Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival (2017), Brewster has been recognized for her community-based practice that centres a Black presence located in Canada. The daughter of Guyanese-born parents, she is especially attuned to the experiences of people of Caribbean heritage and their ongoing relationships with back home. Her exhibition Blur is currently on view at the Art Gallery of Ontario. She received a Masters of Visual Studies from the University of Toronto. Brewster is represented by Georgia Scherman Projects.