Suzanne Treister

Suzanne Treister (b.1958 London UK) studied at St Martin’s School of Art, London (1978-1981) and Chelsea College of Art and Design, London (1981-1982) and is based in London. Initially recognised in the 1980s as a painter, she became a pioneer in the digital/new media/web based field from the beginning of the 1990s, making work about emerging technologies, and developing fictional worlds and international collaborative organisations. Recent exhibitions include: Perpetual Uncertainty, Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden; New World Order, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney, Australia; HFT The Gardener, P.P.O.W., New York, USA; and HEXEN 2.0, Fig-2, ICA, London, England. She has also shown at Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; Kunstverein München, Germany; ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany; Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam (SMBA), Netherlands; Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna; Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund, Germany (2015); as well as the 10th Shanghai Biennale and 8th Montréal Biennale.