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Originally From

Kaatsheuvel, Noord Brabant (The Netherlands)

Years in Current


Years in


in Calgary

Bram's Story

Bram Timmer is an award-winning creative director and designer with over 15 years in the digital and integrated brand experience space. Bram’s commercial projects include work for MasterCard, Nivea, Unilever, Kraft, Hershey’s, SC Johnson, NFL, CFL, HP, AMD, Adobe, Bombardier, Applebee’s, Hilton Garden Inn, Citi, TD Canada Trust, Telus, Home Hardware, CTV, For Dummies, Survivorman, Lilly, Calgary Stampede, National Film Board of Canada, and even the US State Department and the New York City Mayor's Office if you can believe it.

As creative director and founder of Wild Forest, he leads a small and nimble team to balance art projects and commercial work. He’s also the founding director of CAMP Festival, an annual event celebrating creative technology, art and design. Bram actively maintains a multi-faceted art career spanning photography, illustration, painting, and interactive installation.

Born and raised in the Netherlands, Bram lives in Calgary, Canada with his wife Marta. He continues to serve on non-profit boards, advisory committees, international awards juries, and occasionally presents at art and design festivals, colleges and universities.


Why Calgary?

"Though we’re well north of a million, Calgary still has that feeling of a pioneer town – the wild west – where anyone can make something of themselves with honest hard work."

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