Lani Maestro is a Canadian artist born in Philippines who now divides her time between France and Canada. Maestro has been a Canadian representative to numerous international exhibitions including The Beppu Project, Beppu, Japan, (2009), 9th Sharjah Biennial Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (2009), the Shanghai Biennial , Shanghai, China (2000), 11th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (1998), 5th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey (1997), Asia Pacific Triennial, Brisbane, Australia (1997) and Traversées/Crossings"at the National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa ,(1998). In 1986 Lani Maestro was awarded the Biennal Prize for her work in the Segunda Bienal de la Habana in Havana, Cuba. Recent solo exhibitiions include, je suis toi, Eglise Saint Nicholas , Wharf, Centre d'art contemporain de Bassse-Normandie, Caen, France (2006), Sing Mother (Twilight eats you), The Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, (2006) and currently,The Forgetting of Air in collaboration with Malcolm Goldstein at The Darling Foundry in Montreal until November 28, 2010.