Trish is an arts educator and currently serves as the Vice President Academic and Provost at Emily Carr University of Art and Design.
Her writings on contemporary art have been published in various peer-reviewed venues including Art Journal, American Art, the Journal of Curatorial Studies, and The Sixties: A Journal of History, Politics, and Culture. Her research involves a range of subjects including minimal art and abstraction, art and politics, alternative art networks, and time and duration in new media production. She holds a PhD from the University of British Columbia, an MA from Tufts University, and a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design.
Trish is a passionate advocate for food security, zero waste, and sustainability agriculture.