Meech Boakye (they/them) is a visual artist whose practice is rooted in relationships with floral, fungal, and microbial kin as armatures for learning how to be in community. Boakye graduated from the University of Toronto, Ontario with a bachelor’s degree in Visual Studies. Their studio practice has been exhibited at the Art Gallery of Guelph, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Xpace Cultural Centre, and Trinity Square Video. Boakye is currently a part of the 2022-2023 re/source residency cohort at the Independent Publishing Resource Center in Portland, OR. Their comics, poems, and essays have been published in C Magazine, The Globe & Mail, as well as several independent zines.