~* bio *~

Martha Hipley is an artist and programmer working in digital and paint, occasionally under the brand everyoneisugly. Her work explores identity formation through the lens of fandom culture and nascent sexuality. In addition to being awarded a Rhizome microgrant for her project “Untitled Twitter Hack,” she is also the second best web surfer in the world.

~* exhibitions and events *~

  • SUN.CHASM, Knockdown Center, New York, June 2017
  • SPAM’S, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, April 2017
  • THE UNFRAMED WORLD, Haus der electronischen Künst, Basel, January 2017
  • 2ND ANNUAL NYC INTERNET YAMI-ICHI, November 2016
  • ART&CODE, featured artist and presenter, Carnegie Melon University, October 2016
  • NSFW | MALE NUDES BY FEMALE PAINTERS, Outlet, New York, March 2016
  • POWRPLNT GALLERY PRESENTS: VENUS, GAZING, Powrplnt, New York, December 2015
  • DISRUPTION IN THE ART WORLD: ARTIST AS ENTREPRENEUR, panel discussion, 15 October 2015
  • ETLE UNIVERSE LAUNCH, Roulette, New York, 16 November 2013
  • ANIMAMUS ART SALON, La Luz, New York, 1 June 2013
  • PERFORMANCE ANXIETY, Superchief Gallery, New York, 23 May 2013
  • MELANGE, Fitness Center for Arts and Tactics, New York, 12 April 2013
  • IRL_URL, Muchmore’s, Brooklyn NY: 6 December 2012
  • VILE BODIES, 285 Kent, Brooklyn NY: 15 July 2011

~* projects and residencies *~

  • welcometomyhomepage.net digital residency, April 2016
  • RHIZOME MICROGRANT, 2014
  • THOUGHTWORKS ART-A-HACK, New York, summer 2014

~* awards, etc. *~

  • Editor’s Choice Blue Ribbon, World Maker Faire 2014
  • American Society of Illustrators Nominee, January 2011
  • Vice Motherboard Sound Builders Finalist, July 2010

~* publications *~

  • THE UNFRAMED WORLD, exhibition catalog, 2017
  • ETLE Illus, graphic novel, 2015
  • TASTY Magazine, Issue 3, “Movement,” Winter 2014
  • FUTURE HUSBAND, self-published, issues 1-2, 2014