Walde is an intermedia artist, composer, and curator. His body of work suggests unexpected interconnections between landscape, identity, and technology and includes painting, photography, printmaking, video, installation, and audio. Walde received his bachelor of fine art degree from the University of Western Ontario and his master’s degree from New York University. In addition to his studio practice, Walde is an active lecturer, curator, teacher and writer. He currently resides in Victoria, British Columbia, where he is associate professor of visual arts and department chair at the University of Victoria.