Tanja-Tiziana



I am an Artist & Pro Photographer based in Toronto, Canada. 

Professionally, I specialize in editorial photography and stills for film & television. Past editorial roles include Managing Editor of BlogTO, Managing Photographer of Yonge Street Magazine, and most recently, Staff Photographer at Toronto's only independent weekly, Now Magazine.

Artistically, my work uses photography to explore and create a growing archive of the margins. Via both portraiture and street photography, I aim to push the discourse of pluralistic identities by offering images that mark the transformative power of time and history.  My street images and mixed media works aim to blur the line between past and present, offering the viewer a glimpse of the ghosts of the past they might otherwise only have known in dreams.

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Notable

National Magazine Awards silver medal winner for Portrait Photography as well as Words & Pictures for "Love Your Body." (2017)

The Buzzing Lights Project, my decade-long doc series about North America's neon signs was published in September 2016.

Voted Best Local Artist by Xtra! Mag readers in Toronto (2009, 2010)

Top Prize for Outstanding Artist at the Sunnyside Juried Art Show (2010)

Visual Arts prize at the Festival International des Arts en Montreal (FIMA) (2009)
 

Contact

tanja {at} doublecrossed {dot} ca

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Etsy: Fine art prints & editions.

Not My Father’s Slides: My salvage blog, featuring found vintage slides.