Pause in the Garden, from the series Growing Up Girl
One of 21 artists selected by juror Kelly Sidley, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, NY. The FOCUS 2018 Fine Art Photography Winners Exhibition will run from August 1-26.
Opening Reception: Aug. 4th from 6-9pm.
One of 11 photographers chosen for the Photographic Resource Center's national show. Juried by Christopher Rauschenberg. Each artist shows multiple works. Exhibition runs July 11 - August 18. Opening reception: Thursday, July 12th, 5:30-8pm. Location: VanDernoot Gallery, University Hall, Lesley University.
Aline Smithson of Lenscratch writes about the series Growing Up Girl: “Tira’s work is authentic in it’s observations, giving us a window into her family’s life, but universal in it’s description of growing up female.”
Five photographs from the series Growing Up Girl are on the fence at Albany Street and Thayer St. in the South End of Boston. Thank you to United Photo Industries, the Griffin Museum and Sowa Boston. Up until July. Part of Flashpoint Boston.
Photographs accepted into the Cambridge Art Association's 2018 National Prize Show, juried by Michelle Grabner (The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL), Jessica Hong (Assistant Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston), and Jamillah James (Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles). May 17-June 23.
International Photography Awards, Hon. Mention, One Shot: Harmony, digitally enhanced. Collage series: Pattern Repeats. April 2018.
Received an honorable mention in 2017 Fine Art Collage category of the Tokyo International Foto Awards for photo series. Announced in April, 2018.