Marta Lwin is an artist, technologist, and researcher, holding a Masters from the Interactive Telecommunications Program, NYU 2006.
Marta has a background is both in art and activism. She has worked as an activist in the early to late 90's, with Greenpeace, UNEP, Women's Environmental Network, and Reclaim the Streets (UK).
After joining a loose network of artists at Backspace (http://bak.spc.org/) in London she became interested in the creative use of technology as it relates to biology.
Currently, her work focuses on the intersection of art, technology and include projects that critically challenge and subvert accepted perceptions of the relationship between nature and technology.
Awarded a Turbulence Art Commission in 2006, funded in part by the Jerome Foundation. Participant in the Circuit2 exhibition at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center 2006.
Her work has appeared in international media including
We Make Money Not Art
Marta Lwin has shown her work in NYC, London, Prague and major cities in the US.
marta (@) metabreed.com