Holly Schmidt is an artist, curator and educator based in Vancouver. Her research-based practice engages processes of collaboration and informal pedagogy. Moving across disciplinary boundaries, she explores the relationships between practices of making, knowledge creation and the formation of temporary communities. Schmidt’s work focuses on dialogue and exchange across generations and communities. Her long term durational public art and residency projects include Pollen Index (2016) Charles H. Scott Gallery, Till (2014/15) with the Santa Fe Art Institute & Moving Arts, Mess Hall (2013) as part of the residency Society is a Workshop at the Banff Centre, Moveable Feast (2012) with Burnaby Art Gallery, Grow (2011) with Other Sights for Artists’ Projects.