Tania Houtzager is a San Francisco, Bay Area artist whose work investigates the physical and psychological structures of her environment. Through material investigation and process based practices she explores notions of space, consciousness and memory. Houtzager received her MFA from California College of the Arts in 2017 and has exhibited her work in San Francisco, Oakland, New York and Venice, Italy.
She has a BA from Hampshire College where she double majored in Studio Art and Art Education and she has a Masters in Design from the Auckland University of Technology where she researched art museum experiences. In addition to her art practice, Tania is the founder of an online art history project called Sartle.com and of the nonprofit art organization Embark Arts Inc where she is the Executive Director of Embark Gallery.
During her residency at the Growlery she will make site-specific work and installations that play on the various realities and alternate realities in the space.