Tuesday, July 6, 2021

 


https://tanyawilkinson.com

A Midsummer Exhibition

"Remedy Girl," 
the mixed media construction pictured above, was a response to the pandemic, made during quarantine. Please come to see her, along with the collages, artist's book and assemblages below, at LIve Worms Gallery in North Beach.

Reception:  Sunday July 18, 2pm to 5pm

Show runs from July 16 through August 8
Gallery Open for North Beach First Friday,
August 6, 5pm to 9pm


Live Worms Gallery
1345 Grant Avenue
San Francisco




Sunday, November 22, 2020



I have started a new series called “MythicMeToo”. Above are first two pieces, Leda and the Swan and Europa and the Bull. Greek mythology lies at the heart of Western Civilization and, central to that mythos, are the stories of Zeus and his career as a rapist. Some of these pieces will portray the torn aftermath of assault, others the attempt to cover trauma with a calm facade. If you are interested in any of the work posted on this blog please let me know at tanya.wilkindaughter@gmail.com.

During quarantine I have also made assemblages and folding books:






 

Friday, November 20, 2020



Female personae are pretty things made of sinister materials. They are a feminine disguise that slowly and surely confuses both the wearer and the beholder as to the nature of the person within. Yet, the seductiveness of Feminine disguise remains largely impervious to this insight. 


As Hilton Als writes “Femininity, as an idea, does fuck you up.” That is the conundrum that my work explores. For more information about the works depicted here please email me at tanya.wilkindaughter@gmail.com.









 

Tanya Wilkinson

Tanya Wilkinson