Ambera Wellmann | "Tock Tock" | Limited Edition Porcelain Plate
As part of Ambera Wellmann's 2018 Art Toronto booth, these plates were designed especially for Border Crossings. The plate completes Wellmann's installation: a focused showcase for her seductive vision of the figure and its complicated embodiments.
Ambera Wellmann was born in 1982 in the port town of Lunenberg, Nova Scotia. She received her undergraduate degree from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in Halifax and studied at Cooper Union in New York. In 2016, while pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Guelph in Ontario, she received the Joseph Plaskett Award in Painting, which allowed her to live and work in Berlin. In 2017, Wellmann won the prestigious RBC Canadian Painting Competition.
Wellmann is now part of a collective representation agreement between Company Gallery and Hauser & Wirth.
Her work resides in the permanent collections of the National Gallery of Canada, Ontario; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Kistefos Museum, Jevnaker; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin; the Philara Collection, Dusseldorf; the Aïshti Foundation, Beirut; The Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus; ICA Miami, Miami; Mudam Luxembourg in Belgium; and the X Museum, Beijing.