Olivia Timmons

Olivia Timmons is a printmaker living and working in Phoenix, Arizona.  Timmons began her exploration of the printmaking medium at the California College of the Arts in Oakland and San Francisco, where she received her BFA in 2002.  She completed her MFA degree at Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts in 2009.

Her current body of work deals with social, political, environmental, and physical issues concerning the planet today.  She uses creatures of light in contrast with the deep and murky oceanic atmosphere as a metaphor for one of the most prominent concerns of humanity: the sustainability of natural resources and the consequence of human actions on the world.