Board Member

Tara Dougans is a Montréal-based artist and writer. With interest in the pattern that connects, her work explores the relationship between inner and outer reflections of the natural world.

Working in Europe from 2009, and maintaining a studio practice in London from 2010 – 2012, in Amsterdam from 2012 – 2013, and in Berlin from 2013 – 2016, Tara is self-taught as a filmmaker and works across a variety of sound, visual and text-based media. Her short films have been screened with the Van Gogh Museum (NL), the Gardiner Museum (CAN), online at and and at film festivals such as Sommets du cinéma d’animation – Festival international de Montréal (CAN), the International Short Film Festival Berlin (GER) and Animac: Mostra Internacional de Cinema d’Animació de Catalunya (SPN). Her drawings have been exhibited at the Pitzhanger House Gallery, Material Gallery and SHOWStudio Gallery in London (UK) and Galerie Pien Rademakers and Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam (NL).

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