about

 

Wynne Palmer is a Vancouver-based interdisciplinary artist, independent curator, producer and mentor.

 

She possesses 30+ yrs. of professional work experience in corporate, non-profit and freelance graphic design and photography, plus westcoast film and music industries. Wynne's 18+ yrs. in arts administration includes roles as producer, curator, project manager and in supportive  roles to collective and artist run boards.

 

Working predominantly with digital media including photography, video, sound and installation, her research, personal art practice and collaborations often focus on thresholds and liminal spaces, where the natural and technological worlds converge. She brings into question issues of identity, concepts of location and the philosophy of language within the collective consciousness. 

 

Currently, Wynne is the curator and co-producer of Digital Carnival for Cinevolution Media Arts Society, board member for the New Orchestra Workshop (NOW) Society, advisor to the board of directors for the James Black Gallery and several regional art collectives. From 2013 - 2016 she was Vancouver Park Board artist in residency (with LocoMotoArt) and from 2011 - 2018 she was co-founder and manager of the Vancouver Experimental Theremin Orchestra.

 

Wynne has exhibited and performed internationally including: Arbetets Museum (Sweden), Gallery Factory (Seoul, Korea), Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (Yukon), Vogue Theatre, Western Front, VIVO Media Arts Centre, Roundhouse Community Arts Centre, The Merge, Red Gate Revue Stage, Eastside Culture Crawl, Vancouver Opera Festival, New Forms Festival, SWARM Festival, Utopia Festival of Women in Digital Culture, Signal + Noise Media Festival, Digital Carnival at Richmond World Festival, and Renfrew Ravine Moon Festival. City of Vancouver public parks:Tatlow Park, Renfrew Park, Queen Elizabeth Park and Charleson Park (International Symposium on Electronic Art - ISEA 2015).

 

Her work is in public and private collections including: Canada, China, Germany, UK and USA.