Michelle MacKinnon is an artist and educator currently living and working between Kingston and Toronto. MacKinnon graduated from York University with Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art in 2015, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts with Honours Cum Laude at the same institution.
MacKinnon has participated in various residencies such as the State Hermitage Residency in St. Petersburg, Russia, The Banff Centre and Spark Box Studios. She has exhibited in various galleries across Canada and Russia, and has been awarded the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, the Nan Yeomans Grant, as well as various awards and honours.
She is currently a Sessional Instructor at York University and the Program Assistant at The Agnes Etherington Centre.