Interdisciplinary artist and arts organizer, Hank Bull has been an influential leader in Canada’s contemporary art community for over four decades. Born in Calgary, Bull has worked and lived much of his life in Vancouver. Associated in many ways with the artist-run centre Western Front, his own work has been widely shown and is held in the permanent collections of the Musée d’art Contemporain de Montréal, the National Gallery of Canada and the Museum of Modern Art (New York). He co-founded Centre A (the Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art) in 1999 and was its Executive Director until 2010. In 2014 he received an honourary Doctorate of Letters from Emily Carr University of Art + Design.