M.E. Sparks is an artist and educator living in Winnipeg, MB, Treaty 1 Territory.
She holds an MFA from Emily Carr University of Art + Design and BFA from NSCAD University.
Sparks has received numerous project and research grants through Canada Council for the Arts, BC Arts Council, Arts Nova Scotia and Nova Scotia Talent Trust.
She was a finalist in the 2016 and 2017 RBC Painting Competitions and the recipient of the 2016 Nancy Petry Award.
Sparks previously taught at Emily Carr University and NSCAD University. She is currently an instructor at the University of Manitoba School of Art.