Rachelle Bussières (b.1986, Quebec City, Canada) received her MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2015. She is the recipient of the Penumbra Workspace Award from Penumbra Foundation, the Graduate Fellowship Award from the Headlands Center for the Arts, California; and the Award for Excellence from the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation. Her work has been exhibited at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA (Los Angeles, CA), Soil Gallery (Seattle, WA), Johansson Projects (Oakland, CA), the General French Consulate (San Francisco, CA), the Wing (San Francisco, CA), the Center for Fine Art Photography (Fort Collins, CO), Robert Koch Gallery (San Francisco, CA), Minnesota Street Project (San Francisco, CA), R/SF Projects (San Francisco, CA), Galerie l’Inlassable (Paris, FR), Headlands Center for the Arts (Sausalito, CA) and Present Company (Brooklyn, NY). She was awarded residencies at the Banff Centre in Alberta and Sim in Iceland. Her work can be found in the permanent collection of the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago. She will be spending Summer 2019 as an artist-in-residence at Penumbra Foundation in New York City.