ABOUT

 

Marta Timmer (Blicharz) is a multidisciplinary visual artist working in graphic design, photography, glitch art, collage, painting, drawing, and installation.

If not at an easel or a computer screen, you will find her designing at Wild Forest Inc., helping produce the next CAMP Festival, or teaching New Media at the University of Lethbridge Calgary Campus.

 

EDUCATION

2012 –– Master of Fine Arts (New Media), University of Lethbridge
2010 –– Multimedia Production Diploma (Honours), Lethbridge College
2006 –– Bachelor of Fine Arts (Photography); Minor in Psychology, University of Calgary

 

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2015 –– Open Image; Calgary & Edmonton, AB
2015
 –– Loose Leaves; CASA, Lethbridge, AB
2014
 –– Emotional Landscape; CASA, Lethbridge, AB
2014 –– Portrait; EXPOSURE festival; DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB
2013 –– The Seeker; +15 Untitled Art Society Exhibition, Calgary, AB
2013 –– Select Works; Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar, Calgary, AB
2012 –– [HUSH] – DaDe Popup Factory Event; Montauk Sofa, Calgary, AB
2012 –– Designing the Corrosive Moment; MFA Graduating Exhibition; The Penny Building, Lethbridge, AB
2011 –– Creating the Tools; Computational Aesthetics, Part of SIGGRAPH, Vancouver, BC
2011 –– Breaking the Spell; The Penny Building Lethbridge, AB
2010 –– Bobo; Curated by Pixel, Exhibited at Resistor Gallery; Toronto, ON
2010 –– Reflections on Vision; Level 7 Gallery; University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB
2006 –– Convergence, BFA Graduating Exhibition, The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB
2005 –– The Post-Miniature Show/Auction; The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB

 

SELECT EXPERIENCE

2014 – Present –– Event Producer; CAMP Festival, Calgary, AB
2013 – Present –– Visual Artist; Wild Forest Inc., Calgary, AB
2013 – Present –– Sessional Lecturer, New Media; University of Lethbridge Calgary Campus, AB
2013 –– Graphic Designer; Kaizen Automotive Group, Calgary, AB
2010 – 2012 –– Teaching Assistant; New Media Department, University of Lethbridge

 

REPRESENTATION

2012 – Present –– DaDe Art & Design Lab (www.dadegallery.com), Calgary AB

 

PUBLIC ART

2013 –– Gate & Grill for the Outdoor Studio; CASA, Lethbridge, AB

 

SELECT AWARDS

2012 –– Graduate Student Award; Government of Alberta
2011 –– Alberta Foundation for the Arts; Visual Arts and New Media Training and Career Development Individual Project Grant

 

PRESENTATIONS, EVENTS
& WORKSHOPS

 

 

 

 

 

2015 –– Art Battle, FITC Edition, The Great Hall, Toronto, ON
2014 –– Artist Talk, CASA 1–year anniversary, Lethbridge, AB
2014 –– Glitch Portrait Sessions, DaDe Art & Design Lab, Calgary, AB
2013 –– Artist Talk, Untitled Art Society, Calgary, AB
2012 –– Glitch Talk and Workshop for NMED 2850, University of Lethbridge, AB
2012 –– Shooter Culture; Assistant, NXNEi Photography Workshop by Bram Timmer; Toronto, ON
2011 –– Scanning the Politix in/of GLI.TC/H Panel Presentation, “GLI.TC/H 20111” Festival, Chicago, IL

 

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