Marisa Kriangwiwat Holmes

Marisa Kriangwiwat Holmes (b. 1991) is a Hong Kong-born artist based in "Vancouver, Canada." Her practice involves sourcing and scanning photographs and found objects to create painterly compositions with clear photographic subjects. Recent solo and two person exhibitions include Everything Leaks, Polygon Gallery, North Vancouver (2020); Open Heart Run Off, Sibling, Toronto (2019); Keep Your Eyes On Your Prizes, Calaboose, Montreal and ddmmyyy, Artspeak, Vancouver (both 2018). Select group exhibitions have been held at the Royal Academy Antwerp, Access Gallery & Centre A, Vancouver (all 2017). In 2020, Holmes was long listed for the New Generation Photography Award from the National Gallery of Canada and was the winner of the Second Annual Lind Prize in 2017. Holmes graduated from ECUAD with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography & a Curatorial minor in 2017.


Unit 17 is thrilled to welcome Marisa Kriangwiwat Holmes as a represented artist of the gallery

forthcoming exhibition, Unit 17, January - March 2022


Circles (2020)

Writing & Press

Text by Felix Rapp

Editorial Magazine

Aaron, 2019, inkjet print on Dibond plate, 46 x 30.5cm, unique

Aaron (detail)


Car Sports, 2020 & Food Sports, 2020, chromogenic print, 17.8 x 12.7cm (each unframed), edition of 10 + 1AP each

Petal Roll, 2019, inkjet print and pine, 46 x 51cm, edition of 3 + 2AP

Petal Roll (detail)

Escalating, 2020, chromogenic print, 12 x 10cm (unframed), edition of 10 + 1AP

Pink Vase, 2020, chromogenic print, 12 x 10cm (unframed), edition of 10 + 1AP