You don't necessarily have to venture outside to talk to the world. In her mixed-media works, Marta spreads out an array of personal items, household objects, and memorabilia in front of you like a box of curiosities - each flattened like pieces of color paper. As of now, Marta is playing with the idea of incorporating zippers and maquettes.
Marta Lee (b. Moscow, ID) lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. She received her BFA from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and an MFA from the University of Texas at Austin. She has participated in Vermont Studio Center (Johnson, VT), Fire Island Artist Residency (Cherry Grove, NY), a UT Exchange fellowship at the Royal College of Art Sculpture Programme (London, UK), an Artist-in-Residence Fellowship at Anderson Ranch Arts Center (Snowmass Village, CO), and most recently a Guest Residency at Hercules Art Studio Program (TriBeCa, NY). Lee has exhibited nationally and internationally in Chicago, LA, Austin, New York, London, and Baltimore. She also works collaboratively with Anika Steppe under the moniker Frances Brady.