Tanya Wischerath is a painter, tattoo artist and activist from San Francisco, California.

Education

2016: Florence Angel Academy of Art, Florence, Italy
2014: Atelier School of Classical Realism, Oakland CA
2005 – 2007: California College of Art, Focus in Painting, Oakland CA
2003 – 2005: Moore College of Art and Design, focus in Printmaking, Philadelphia PA

Solo Shows

2016: Blackbird Bar, San Francisco, CA
2013: Lexington Club, San Francisco, CA
2010: Lexington Club, San Francisco, CA
2010: Femina Potens Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009: Luscious Garage, San Francisco, CA
2009: A Muse Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Group Shows

2016: Everyday, co-hosted by Visual-Aids. La Mama Galleria. New York, NY
2014: National Portrait Gallery BP Portrait contest, selected artist
        *National Portrait Gallery of London, London, England
        *Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens, Sunderland, England
        *Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2013-2017: Clarion Alley Mural participant, San Francisco, CA
2009: A trip down (false) memory lane. Lexington Club, San Francisco, CA
2008: Art Mart, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Publication

2016: July/August issue.:  Art21 magazine, Article contributor.
An Imposing Figure: Thoughts on Activism and Commodification” Online
2013:  No Definition Magazine, Front Cover Artist. Cambridge, England
2006-2007:  Prosper Financial Magazine, Illustrator. Sacramento, CA
2002:  Pride Sunday official pamphlet, Cover artist. San Francisco, CA

Awards

2016: SF Bay Guardian’s Best Of The Bay, Best Tattoo Artist, San Francisco, CA
2015: SF Bay Guardian’s Best Of The Bay, Best Tattoo Artist, San Francisco, CA
2014: SF Bay Guardian’s Best Of The Bay, 
Best Tattoo Artist, San Francisco, CA
014: Silver Legacy Hotel, Dolly Parton Look Alike Contest, 
Winner. Reno, CA