From a multicultural background, Persian-Azari, American and French, Tara Vatanpour is a contemporary visual artist based in Paris, France. Her artistic practice is multidisciplinary, using art photography, installation art, drawing, sculpture, painting, ceramics, and performance art. From an educational backgrounds in Fine Arts, she has been exhibited at the Venice Biennale, London and Paris. Her artworks contemplate : trauma, memory, immigration, and intimacy. From her own experience she researches ways to represent visually the phenomenon of trauma throughout memory, and the way we live our human lives.
The importance of Art is, she believes, to be of service to the world through using a sensitive language (relative to our senses).