E.K. Wimmer was born 1980 in Rome, New York. He studied under the allegorical painter Michael Copeland in New Mexico for three years. At age 19 E.K. had his first solo show entitled Photomontages. He later studied photography under Greg Erf at Eastern New Mexico University before earning his BA at The University of Montana. For nearly a decade, E.K. has exhibited throughout New Mexico, Montana, Colorado & London. In 2006 E.K. Wimmer co-founded The Iandi Art Movement which includes artists from Denver, Chicago, Boston, Richmond and London.
His work is often defined by strong black & white geometric combinations and minimal compositions, from his series of Aerial Abstractions to his metaphorical portraiture. His work is in private collections throughout London, New Mexico, Montana, Colorado, Canada, Ohio, Minnesota, Wyoming and California. In addition to being a painter and photographer, E.K. has also directed and scored short films & music videos. E.K. Wimmer currently exhibits art in Denver, CO with his wife and fellow Iandi artist Maria Rose.
New Mexico State University, Alamogordo, NM.
Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM.
BA, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT.
MA, The University of Denver, Denver, CO.
Phosphorescence Magazine, Issue 3, 2007.
Hey Quarterly Magazine, Issue 3, 2007.
The Art Photography Calender, London, England 2003.
El Portal Journal of Creative Writing, Spring 2001.
El Portal Journal of Creative Writing, Fall 2000.
El Portal Journal of Creative Writing, Fall 1999.
Photomontages, Alamogordo, NM 1999
She, Denver, CO 2008
Recycled Art, Denver, CO 2008
Absolute, Denver, CO 2008
Alumni Exhibition, CO 2008
Silhouettes & Abstracts, Denver, CO 2008
2nd Annual Asian Art Show, Aurora, CO 2007
5F Film Festival, Denver, CO 2007
Chess Art, Denver, CO 2007
The Iandi Art Movement Spring Salon, Denver, CO 2007
Group Exhibition, London, England 2001
Spring Show, Portales, NM 2000.
Information courtesy of the artist.