Bettina Forget is a visual artist, gallery owner, and art educator living and working in Montreal, Canada. Born in Germany, Bettina has studied at Central St-Martins School of Art in London, England, at Curtin University in Perth, Australia and at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Art Education at Concordia University, Canada.
Bettina also owns and runs Visual Voice Gallery, which presents contemporary art exhibitions that create a dialogue between art and science. Bettina’s creative work a focuses on space sciences, inspired by her avid engagement with amateur astronomy. She was artist-in-residence at the Mont-Mégantic Observatory in 2018, and is the Researcher in Residence at the SETI Institute. Bettina has exhibited her artwork in the USA, Canada, Germany, Iceland, Singapore, and Nicaragua.