Maris Mezulis
video, 15sec





MARIS MEZULIS is an artist, photographer & filmmaker based in Toronto, Canada. He studied Film & Video at York University in Toronto and works as cinematographer, editor and director of shorts and design-films. Mezulis has been building an image database since 1994 and has played designer and art director on projects ranging from poster campaigns to musical events. The company 3test2 was founded in August 2002 to undertake creative research, experimentation and production.

Employed as graphic designer at Bruce Mau Design since 1999, Mezulis held a lead position in shaping the technological infrastructure of the company. He has made creative and technical contributions to video installations, exhibitions, books, websites, graphic identities, textile designs, cultural programming, retail designs, advertising, research exercises and image-intensive projects.

As designer and technical director of the video installations STRESS (2000) and Tokyo Countdown (2001), Mezulis has worked with the MAK in Vienna, the Gulbenkian in Lisbon, the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery in Toronto
and the Mori Art Center in Tokyo