Wynne Palmer is a Vancouver-based interdisciplinary artist, curator and producer. Her practice focuses on the liminal space where nature and technology converge, bringing into question identity, concepts of location and the philosophy of language.
She holds a BFA (Graphic Design + Photography) from University of Alberta, BFA Visual Arts from Emily Carr University, and diplomas and certificates in communication design and business administration.
Wynne is currently a Vancouver Experimental Theremin Orchestra (VETO) co-founder and member, Interdisciplinary Media Artist Association board member, LocoMotoArt assistant administrator and project manager, and is artist in residency with the Vancouver Park Board from 2013 – 2015. She held the position of board director and gallery co-curator (Queen Elizabeth Theatre) for the Emily Carr University Alumni Society from 2003 – 2010, and was co-founder for the Cue Up Video Collective from 2003 – 2008.
She has performed and exhibited internationally including: LocoMotoArt @ Queen Elizabeth Park, Utopia Festival of Women in Digital Culture, New Forms Festival, Signal + Noise Festival, Gallery Factory in Seoul, Korea, and Arbetets Museum in Norrkoping, Sweden. She has received a number of awards and her work is in a number of public and private collections including Canada, Germany, UK and USA.
Originally from Ontario, Wynne has lived coast to coast in Canada, but considers Vancouver her permanent home where she now lives and works.