Nikki Forrest is an interdiscinplinary artist based in Montreal, Canada. She emigrated from Scotland in 1977 and studied Fine Arts at the Univeristy of Saskatchewan, completeing a B.F.A. in 1985. She moved to Montreal in 1991 where she completed an M.F.A. in open media at Concordia University in 1995. Forrest is best known for her single channel experimental videos which have been show internationally : International Oberhausen Short Film Festival (Germany), Festival international du film sur l’art (Montreal), Mix Festival (New York), Space Junk at The Lux Center (London), UC Berkeley Art Museum (California) and Signal and Noise Media Arts Festival (Vancouver). Her recent works in video, sound and drawing explore different aspects of memory and perception. She is currently one of the artists in residence at the Canada Council studio in Paris.