Taline Temizian


1978 ARMENIA/UK

Temizian

Taline Temizian (b. 1978, Fresno, USA) is a London-based artist who works with multiple media including paintings, Kinetic & Light installations, collages, using systems, signs and processes to explore the interplay between personal narrative and cultural history through science, art and poetry. Temizian’s practice is characterised by a wide range of influences, from modernist painting and anthropology to contemporary medical imagery and research, particularly that of cardiology and neurology.

Recent solo exhibitions of Temizian’s artwork includes Systems & Networks SKETCH London (2016), Eat MyHeart curated by Sasha Bailey at Carousel, London (2015).  Her participation in international group shows has included SPACE 2016, London, in association with Geoff Leung Foundation, Silent War Duo show with Tsibi Geva New York The Java Studios 2016 exploring War crimes & Trauma, Amnesty International The Armenian Genocide memorial installation 2015, The Fall of Rebel Angels, an independent exhibition curated by Vanya Balogh at the 56th Venice Biennale (2015) and the Museum of Broken Relationships, which exhibited at the Museum für Wohnkultur, Basel (2015), and now resides as a permanent collection and museum in Zagreb. The upcoming Venice Biennale of art 2017 A curated group project showcasing art films.

Temizian holds a post-graduate certificate in visual communication from London College of Communication at the University of the Arts London (2010) where she also studied jewelry design and art direction at Central Saint Martins (2005). She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Aleppo, Syria (2002), and is a graduate of the École supérieure des arts et techniques de la mode, Paris (1997).

Taline Temizian’s work is held internationally in private and public collections.