Vanessa Blaikie was born in Montreal, Canada. She has been an active member of the San Francisco arts community for more than 10 years as an artist, curator, and director and founder of Romer Young Gallery. Blaikie received a BA in Art History and Visual Arts from Columbia University in New York and an MFA in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute. Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in New York, California, and Asia.
–Courtesy of Headlands Center for the Arts