Michelle Perrett is a Sydney visual artist working in ceramics and installation. She is interested in threatened species and researches native plants and ecosystems. Her nursing background has informed her interest in healing properties of plants, and previous bodies of work about hospitals and maternity. Michelle holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts and Masters of Fine Art from The University of New South Wales, College of Fine Arts (COFA) and an Advanced Diploma in Ceramics, N.B. TAFE. She was the 2018 recipient of the Eramboo and Northern Beaches Council residency Award. Her recent exhibitions include those at Craft NSW, Kerrie Lowe Gallery, Myer Department Store, Meroogal Women’s Art Prize (finalist), North Sydney Art Prize (finalist), 9 Designers at Manly Art Gallery & Museum and the Northern Beaches Art Prize (winner), Postcards from Home.