E.K. Wimmer is currently working on the film score for an upcoming feature documentary discussing the legendary children's horror book series Scary Stories to Tell In the Dark. This documentary is directed by Cody Meirick and features interviews with family, friends and authors like R.L. Stine. More info as it develops.
A review of E.K. Wimmer's solo exhibition "Special Topics" at the Wyoming State Museum has been published on WyoFile
Here is a link to the original article by Michael Shay http://www.wyofile.com/blog/wimmer-collages-draw-past-touch-todays-politics/
I've been asked to score another feature film out in LA with Tunnel Light Pictures. The film is a crazy one based on true events called The Promise. There is a crowdfunding campaign to raise the money for this little indie film through Indiegogo. If you would like to back our campaign and help get this movie made please click HERE. Thanks for your support!
Cutting and Pasting Our Past: A Critique of Early American History Through Collage Art
Time: 7-8 p.m.
Place: Wyoming State Museum, Cheyenne, WY
Date: Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016
Artist E.K. Wimmer will discuss his collage series Special Topics, which will be on display at the Museum. Created during an artist residency in 2014 at The Ucross Foundation, this series is comprised of eighteen collages produced with images taken from century old encyclopedia sets. Hundreds of carefully hand-cut graphics from frail pages were used to express a revisionist history of the United States. Using images as archetypes, Wimmer was able to consider topics that include subjects ranging from the discovery of America and the treatment of Native Americans to slavery and Manifest Destiny. The work adds to the conversation on what is already a wide ranging interpretation of a complex, dark, and often violent period in our nation’s history. Join E.K. Wimmer as he discusses the creative process of the Special Topics series as well as a larger conversation on our ever evolving analysis of
The latest original film score is available now for streaming and download! The Uber of Killing (Directed by Tyler Cole) is a short film shot in LA in 2016 and tells the story of a futuristic app that allows people to select their own suicide.
E.K. Wimmer composed and performed the score over the course of a month which includes ambient noises, electronic beats and even a little French love theme.
Click on the image or the link HERE to listen now.
E.K. Wimmer will be exhibiting alongside and international group of collage artists at the new Scandinavian Collage Museum in Norway.
Along with the exhibition, Wimmer's work will also be including in the museum's Permanent Collection.
Public Pulse, 930AM KROE Radio Interview
E.K. Wimmer was interviewed Thursday, May 5th on Public Pulse, 930AM KROE Radio by Kim Love. Wimmer discussed his two-person exhibition (we)st with his wife Maria Rose and other projects. You can listen to the entire 20 min. interview below.
Thank you to Sheridan Media and The Ucross Foundation.
E.K. Wimmer was recently asked by Los Angeles based production company Tunnel Light Pictures to create an original score for the new national commercial promoting That's It Fruit Bars. See (and hear) the commercial above.
For more info on Tunnel Light Pictures please visit: www.tunnellightpictures.com
E.K. Wimmer has been hard at work creating new pieces for a large two-person exhibition along side wife and fellow artist Maria Rose Wimmer. The exhibition entitled (WE)st opens at the Ucross Foundation in April of and runs through June 2016. More details to come soon.
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