About the artist
Tanja Geis makes drawings, paintings, installations and videos that explore human disturbed spaces as zones for the transformation of ecological perception. She holds an M.F.A. in Art Practice from University of California Berkeley, an M.R.M. in Marine Management from the University of Akureyri, Iceland, and a B.A. in Fine Art from Yale University. Her work has been exhibited at the Berkeley Art Museum, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, and galleries in Iceland, Scotland, England, Hong Kong and Japan.
Tanja Geis, Purple Sea Urchin, 2021, charcoal on paper, 46 x 35.5 in., Courtesy of the artist