UPwithART 2.0 - 24-30 May 2020

David Bobier

Title paprika
Medium beeswax, paprika
Image Size 18 x 24 in.

Value: $1,200  — This item is a Raffle Draw Prize (click here for more information)


David Bobier has an MFA from the University of Windsor and a BFA from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. His work has been exhibited across Canada, in the United States and England, with important touring exhibitions in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces.  He has received grants from Canada Council for the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Grand NCE, Ontario Arts Council and New Brunswick Arts Council. He is currently partnering with the Inclusive Media and Design Centre at Ryerson University in researching and employing vibrotactile technology to create vibratory ‘compositions’ and to investigate broader applications of the sensory interpretation and emotionality of sound and vibration in art making.  Bobier is Founder/Director of VibraFusionLab, London, ON that uses a holistic approach to considering vibration as a language of creation and exploration, Founder and Chair of London Ontario Media Arts Association and Secretary on the Board of Media Arts Network Ontario. He is also co-partner with artist Leslie Putnam in the o`honey collective.