Born in Toronto in 1952, Spring Hurlbut studied at the Ontario College of Art (now the Ontario College of Art & Design) and the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design. Since her installation, A Wall on Location, at P.S.1. Long Island City, New York in 1981, Hurlbut has exhibited nationally and internationally and her work has been met with wide critical acclaim. Venues include: The Power Plant, Toronto; Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto; Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal; Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver; Manchester Museum, Manchester, UK; Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany; The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, USA; Creative Time Inc./The Municipal Art Society, New York, USA; and MOCA, Cleveland, USA. Her work is represented in the collections of numerous institutions including the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, USA; the National Gallery of Canada; the Art Gallery of Ontario; and, the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. Hurlbut is represented by Georgia Scherman Projects, Toronto, where she currently lives and works.