Marte Kiessling is a visual artist based in Berlin, Germany. She works with video, animation, drawings and installative pieces and is an active member of two artist groups: Global Alien (www.globalalien.net) and Cameracartell (www.cameracartell.com). She participates in numerous Artist-in-Residency Programs, projects and exhibitions all over the world. Awards and grants include project and travelling grants from IFA, Berlin Senate, Robert-Bosch-Foundation and others, the "Goldrausch" scholarship in Berlin and many funded residency programs like the "Laudon" residency by the ministry of culture, Vienna in 2011. For more information see: www.martemarte.de.