Myken McDowell is an Edmonton based visual artist working primarily in printmaking and video installation. She received her BFA from Concordia University in 2016 and her MFA in Printmaking from the University of Alberta in 2019. Concerned largely with personal archives, memory, and their influence on one another, her artwork has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. Recent group exhibitions include Hereafter: 15th Graphica Creativa International Print Triennial at the Jyväskylä Art Museum in Jyväskylä, Finland and Printed Matter at the Strzeminski Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz, Poland. In late 2019 she was an invited visiting arts researcher at Musashino Art University in Tokyo, Japan.