Kanika Gupta is a multidisciplinary artist and social innovator who uses art as her language to create dialogue to generate greater compassion for what it means to be human. Her artwork has been presented in public spaces, museums and in galleries across Ontario. She collaborates with cultural institutions and organizations to make their practices and physical environments more inclusive through breaking both physical and invisible barriers to access. Named among Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women, Kanika’s work has been profiled internationally and she is a recipient of multiple artistic grants from the Canada Council for the Arts and Ontario Arts Council. Her work can be seen at www.byKanika.com.