About the Artist
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Janet Tran is an emerging Toronto based artist creating relational works that examine social issues within multiculturalism, racism, feminism, mental health, and cultural identity in the Canadian context. Her works usually call the audience into participation or interaction. Currently exploring the transformation of space with furniture, found objects, light and sound; as well as further experimenting with methods of storytelling by appealing to senses beyond visual and aural. Tran identifies as a Canadian of Chinese and Vietnamese descent. Born and raised in Ontario, she majored in Integrated Media at Ontario’s College of Art and Design University, receiving her Bachelors of Fine Arts in 2017.