Sculptor & Artist
Based in Lake Grace Western Australia, Sculptor and Artist Tania Spencer has a BA(Art) from Curtin University. She has had 8 solo shows, with the most recent being A Transient Landscape at Artgeo Gallery in Busselton in 2021.
Tania has exhibited in Sculpture by the Sea 9 times in Cottesloe and Bondi twice. She is a regular exhibitor at Sculpture at Bathers and was the invited artist at Castaways in 2022.
During 2011 Tania received a Clitheroe Foundation Mentorship, working with Brian McKay, and was awarded an Artstart Grant from the Australia Council. Tania was the 2010 Alcoa Major Sculpture Award winner at Castaways Sculpture Awards, Rockingham.
In 2009 she won the Bunbury Biennale acquisition prize. Tania took out the 2008 prestigious National Bank Western Australian Sculptors Scholarship and the Kids Choice prizes at Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe.
Other national exhibitions include Love Lace, The International Lace Award at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, NSW and Sensorial Loop, the 1st Textile Triennial in Tamworth, NSW.
Tania’s works reside in the Tamworth Regional Gallery Textile Collection, City of Melville Textile Collection, Cities of Nedlands, Melville and Bunbury Art Collections. Tania has been commissioned to create public artworks in Albany, Lake Grace, Karlgarin, Melville and the Northcliffe Sculpture Walk – Understory.
She has works in numerous private collections including the Janet Holmes a Court and Andrew and Nicola Forrest collections and the Gomboc Gallery and Sculpture Park collection.