Bleiwas lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Her work has recently been exhibited at Angell Gallery (Toronto), Art Mûr (Montreal), and Kunstraum Tapir (Berlin). She holds an MFA from York University (2017), and a Master of Architecture from McGill University (2010). Bleiwas has done artist residencies at The School of Visual Arts (New York), Artscape Gibraltar Point (Toronto), and Takt Kunskprojektraum (Berlin). She is a recipient of awards from the Toronto Arts Council and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, and is the 2017-18 recipient of the 401 Richmond Career Launcher Prize.