ABOUT THE ARTIST
Anna Torma is the winner of the prestigious 2020 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts – Saidye Bronfman Award. She is a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts, a recipient of the New Brunswick Lieutenant-Governor's Award for High Achievement in Visual Arts, and the Strathbutler Award from the Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation. For over 40 years, Torma has exhibited her work in Canada and internationally and is represented in public and private collections around the world.
Born in Tarnaors, Hungary, in 1952, Torma graduated with a degree in Textile Art and Design from the Hungarian University of Applied Arts, Budapest in 1979. She immigrated to Canada in 1988 and now lives in Baie Verte, New Brunswick.