Biography  

Tanya Lee is a Western Australian artist originally from a remote wheat belt town and now based in Perth. Tanya works across sculpture, performance and drawing. Her practice looks at everyday tasks to create humorous, absurd and even futile narratives that subvert the protocols and politics of every day social environments.

Most recently Tanya was commissioned to create new work for ‘NEW 16’ at the Australian Center for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Victoria. She also took part in Salamanca Art Center’s SITUATE LAB 2016 Art In Festivals program in Hobart, Tasmania.

Tanya’s studies included a year as a visiting scholar at the École Nationale Supérieur d’Art de Dijon (ENSAD) in Dijon, France. Before completing her MA (Fine Art) at Curtin University in 2009.