BIOGRAPHY

Born near Stuttgart, Germany

Classical High School, Stuttgart

2 years Fine Arts study - private Merz Academy, Stuttgart

6 years State Academy of Fine Arts, Stuttgart....majoring in "Textile Design"

1973 - Emigration to Calgary, Canada

1978 - Bachelor of Education with Art Major - U of C, Calgary

Til 2008 - besides creating art - working...

as a teacher, in a Theater, in a Bookstore, & running a Boutique

2002 til now - main focus on private commissions

2008 & on - full-time artist

PRIZES:

1970 - 2nd prize - fabric design - fashion magazine "Jardin des Modes", Paris, France

1971 - 3rd prize - blanket design - Zoeppritz, Germany

EXHIBITIONS:

2002 - "MAGICAL RAINBOW" - solo exhibition in a window space - Untitled Art Society - Calgary

2000 - "I CAN SEE GOD IN THE EYES OF A DUCK" - solo exhibition in artist studio

2000 - group exhibition - "WINDOW TO THE SOUL" - Kimberly, B.C. - Canada

2000 - with "RAINBOW PREACETESS" - group exhibition - "SELF PORTRAITS" - Centre Gallery, Calgary

2000 - group exhibition - "HEALING THROUGH CREATION" - Centre Gallery, Calgary

2000 - group exhibition - "INTO THE GARDEN AGAIN" - Red Deer Museum, Alberta - Canada

1998 - solo exhibition - "UNIVERSAL SUNDANCE" - lobby - Martha Cohen Theatre, Calgary

1998 - solo exhibition - "UNIVERSAL SUNDANCE" - Devonian Gardens, City of Calgary

1992 - group exhibition - Alberta Craft Council (ACC) - Edmonton, Alberta

1991 - group exhibition - lobby - Martha Cohen Theatre, Calgary

1990 - group exhibition - "CHAMPAGNE BREAKFAST" - ACC - Calgary

1990 - group exhibition - "NO RESTRICTIONS APPLIED" - ACC - Calgary

1988 - group exhibition - during the Olympic Games - ACC - Calgary

1980 - "DREAMS IN A CIRCLE" - first solo exhibition - Devonian Gardens, City of Calgary

MAGAZINE COVERS

2000 - "SHOWERS OF MANA" Magazine - Oct./Nov. Dec. issue

1999 - "RISING WOMEN" Magazine, title: "RAINBOW PRINCESS OF PEACE" - Vol.1, Issue 5

1999 - "SYNCHRONICITY" Magazine - August/Sept. issue - title:

"HAPPINESS IS...CELEBRATING THE BEAUTY & MAGIC OF CREATION "

SPECIAL EVENTS:

2002 - Commission via Katherine Ardo of Voice Care Foundation -

a large handpainted silk piece - to celebrate world famous opera singer LUCIANO PAVAROTTI

2001 - "MADAME BUTTERFLY" - donation to Calgary Opera - fundraising event

2000 - "PYRAMID OF LIGHT" - donation for "Aida" to Calgary Opera - fundraising event

1999 - "I CELEBRATE THE GLORIOUS SOUNDS OF DIVINE MUSIC" - donation to the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

TAMARAH'S ART LIVES IN:

CANADA

GERMANY

IRELAND

ITALY

JAPAN

PAKISTAN

RUSSIA

SOUTH AFRICA

SWITZERLAND

USA

TAMARAH'S INFINITE GRATITUDE FOR:

precious fellow travelers who are part of her Earth experience

wondrous gifts that touch, nourish & nurture her heart, spirit, & soul -

to offer a "Personal Paradise" - "Heaven on Earth"

wisdom & inspiration from delightful mystics & sages of all ages

magical opera & symphonic classical composers - enchanting singers - ballet - great theater

the infinite magnificent world of creation...flora & fauna...&... most of all...life