Tara Gilbee received a BFA in Sculpture at The University of Melbourne VCA in 1996 and is currently undertaking a Masters of Contemporary Art at VCA. Tara has a multidisciplinary approach to art making and has worked in collaboration with a range of practioners from video, sound and live arts.
Her arts practice moves between individual studio work to the exploration of interesting sites and context for making and presenting work, with a focus on the interstices of site and practice. In her individual works she often engages an underlying psychology that has a dark beauty and entrancing phenomena.
Tara has a keen sense of experimentation within her methods of art practice, drawing on her medical and scientific understanding she applies a range of approaches and knowledge systems.
Tara has been awarded a number of arts grants, been shortlisted for art awards such as The Rick Amor drawing prize, Josephine Ulrick Photographic Prize, Olive Cotton Award, Linden Postcard prize and was awarded the Darebin Contemporary Art Award. She has attended residencies nationally and internationally and is represented in public and private collections.
Copy of CV MASTER Gilbee_Tara_CV 2017