Ingrid Mary Percy studied visual art at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, BC, Canada (BFA, Dip FA, Studio) and at the University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada (MFA, Painting).
Percy has taught visual art at numerous post-secondary institutions including the University of Victoria and Emily Carr University of Art + Design. She also engages in critical writing and curatorial practices.
Percy is a strong believer in service and community engagement and to that end, has served on the Board of Open Space in Victoria, BC and Eastern Edge Gallery in St. John’s, NL, Canada. Currently, she is Vice-Chair of the Board of Visual Artists Newfoundland and Labrador (VANL-CARFAC) as well as the Newfoundland and Labrador representative and Vice-President of CARFAC National (Canadian Artists’ Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens).
Percy lives in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador and is an Assistant Professor in the Visual Arts Program at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland. She teaches 2D Materials and Practices, Drawing, Painting and Serigraphy. She also supervises undergraduate visual arts students working in all disciplines.
Photo: Megan Keough