Zimra Beiner

Originally from Toronto Canada, Zimra Beiner studied ceramics at Sheridan College, NSCAD University and received an MFA from Alfred University in 2012. His work has been exhibited throughout the United States and Canada, and has received numerous awards including the NCECA Emerging Artist Award. He has been a full-time Instructor in Ceramics at Bowling Green State University, Millersville University, and has recently accepted a position as Assistant Professor at the Alberta College of Art + Design in Calgary, Alberta. While he considers himself primarily an object maker, his work has increasing embraced scale, composition, and the relationship between objects to space within a framework of the still life.