Tamsen Wojtanowski is an artist living and working in Philadelphia, PA. She received her BS from Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY and her MFA from the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. Her work has been included in recent exhibitions at Artist-Run, The Satellite Show, Miami, FL; COOP Gallery, Nashville, TN; Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA; Lux/Eros Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; and The Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR. She has taught at Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA; Arcadia University, Glenside, PA; and the Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC. She is currently a member of the artist-run exhibition space NAPOLEON, Philadelphia, PA.
Her preferred mediums are photography, alternative photographic processes, and mixed media. 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.