Gerri York is an actively practicing artist involved in Vancouver's visual art community. She is originally from London, England where she study at St. Gabriel's College and received a B.Ed. (Hons). She finished her education in Vancouver at Emily Carr University, receiving a BFA. She has exhibited widely and her work can be found in both public and private collections not only in Canada but internationally.
York does not only focus on print media within her artist practice, she also includes photography, drawing and sculpture. In her work she likes to work with translucent material and light and see how the two together enhance or can transform the object or image shown.