Currently based in Brussels, Belgium, Sarah Cale received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and a Masters of Fine Arts from the University of Guelph. In 2009 and 2010, Cale was shortlisted for the Royal Bank of Canada painting award and has since received numerous grants and residencies.

Her work has been shown in solo exhibitions in Canadian public venues such as The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge (2014); Jessica Bradley Art + Projects, Toronto (2015); Kitchener Waterloo Gallery, Kitchener (2015); Anna Leonowens, Halifax (2015); and The Varley Art Gallery, Markham (2016). Recent group exhibitions have been held at Musee D’Art Contemporain, Montreal (2009), the Power Plant, Toronto (2010), Equinox Gallery, Vancouver (2012), Oakville Galleries, Oakville (2012), Galerie UQAM, Montreal (2013), Clint Roenisch Gallery (2016),and the Vancouver Art Gallery (2017). Her work was most recently acquired by Global Affairs for the Canadian Embassy in Paris and, in 2018, a catalogue of her work will be published. Cale teaches at La Cambre in Brussels, Belgium.