Professor & Lab Technician
American photographer and visual artist born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Education Photography and Fine Art studies, The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee and The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design. Summer Intern at The Maine Photographic Workshops, assisted Arnold Newman, Sally Gall, Eugene Richards, Mary Ellen Mark & Bruce Goodman. Work Experience Worked for The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design for the last 8 years as a Photography Lab Technician, Coordinator of the Photography Department and adjunct faculty. Exhibitions Elizabeth Houston Gallery, New York; Hous Projects, New York; Aperture, New York; Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago; Center of the Arts at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA; The Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee; The Newspace Photo Center, Portland, OR; Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI; and The Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI. Publication Features & Reviews The New Yorker, L’Oeill de la Photographie, I-D Vice, Refinery29.com, CNN Worldwide Photos, Zoom Magazine, The British Journal of Photography, The New Republic, LENSCRATCH, LensCulture, and American Photography 29. Collections both private and public, in The National Library of France, Paris and the J Crew Corporate Collection to name a few. Tara will be publishing her first book with Kehrer Verlag featuring the series A Modern Hair Study to be released in Spring of 2017.