Film on Sheri Bakes by CBC Arts
Sheri Bakes is a Canadian painter living and working on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. She received a BFA from the Emily Carr University in 1998, and began exhibiting in 2002. Bakes' paintings deal with light and atmospheric motion in nature.
Kevin Chong wrote for the Globe and Mail, "Her brooding wind-swept scenes highlight tensions not only between the sky and land, but also between the physical landscape and the world of the mind."
Exhibitions of her work can be found at the Foster/White gallery in Seattle as well as, Bau-Xi Gallery in Vancouver and Toronto. Her work has been placed in numerous private collections across North America and Europe, and in permanent collections such as Emaar Properties, Dubai, UAE, Enuciate Conferencing, Toronto Dominion Bank, Vancouver General Hospital, St. Paul's Hospital and Swedish Hospital.