Tamsen Wojtanowski is an artist originally from Yorkville, NY. She graduated from The Roy H. Park School of Communications, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY with a degree in cinema and photography. She received her MFA in photography from the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. She is an active member of the artist-run exhibition space, Napoleon, and has shown her work in several solo and group exhibitions nationally. She has taught as an assistant adjunct professor at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA; The Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC; and Arcadia University, Glenside, PA.
Her preferred mediums are photography, mixed media, and assemblage. In her personal research she is interested in the accessibility and malleability of the photographic medium. In her studio she works with a number of different materials and processes to create autobiographical images, with an interest in our natural human disposition of storytelling. She believes in art and its ability to open an individual's world up to new experiences and conclusions.
Her inspirations include found objects, lucid dreams, literature, and giant squids. She currently lives and works in Philadelphia, PA.