Profile: TAMARA GAYER artist Last Update:June 23, 2016

Tamara Gayer is an artist transfixed by the city. Suspended between the impulses of an image maker and  those of a builder she creates work that mutates from drawing to installation to video. Born in NYC, Tamara Gayer grew up in Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv. She holds a BA from Sarah Lawrence College and an MFA from Hunter College. Her work has been shown at Foxy Production, Exit Art, and Smack Mellon in NY, as well as internationally, and she is represented in the collections of several prominent institutions including the Museum of Modern Art.

Selected Work

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Selected Press

VanAlen.org
Studio Visit: Tamara Gayer Finds Play Between Art and Advertising
by Isabella Brandalise | November 2015

Blouin ArtInfo
Refined and Revitalized, Pulse Gets a Jumpstart by Alanna Martinez | May 09, 2014

ArtSlant New York
PULSE Gets Some New Blood: An Interview With Fair Director Helen Toomer by Allyson Parker | 2014

The Examiner
PULSE Contemporary Art Fair 2014: Local and International Artists Present by Alisa Krutovsky | 2014

The L Magazine
Three Domestic Materials Recontextualized by Benjamin Sutton

DZI: The Voice
Tamara Gayer’s Final Contraction by Denia Lara | 2012

The New Yorker
Goings-on About Town (listing) | 2012