Tara is an award-winning Canadian photographer and mixed media artist.
Through her art, she explores themes of joy, spirituality, nature and human nature. Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Tara has travelled extensively, photographing in over 25 countries. From behind the lens, Tara captures the details hidden from most. Her soulful images take the viewer on a visual journey.
Tara studied photography at Centennial College, Ryerson University and Fleming College’s Haliburton School of the Arts, and graduated with a diploma in Expressive Arts. Tara also has a diploma in Corporate Communications from Centennial College in Toronto. Wilkinson has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions. Tara’s solo exhibition “AMORE” was part of the 2017 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival at the Joseph D. Carrier Gallery in Toronto. Her work has been featured in newspapers and magazines, on television and radio. Tara’s photographs are held in private collections world-wide. Tara’s framed photographic prints, photo books, calendars, posters and greeting cards can be purchased through ANDARA Gallery.
Members of the year-round Prince Edward County Arts Trail since 2009, Tara and her husband, encaustic painter Andrew Csafordi welcome thousands of art lovers, buyers and collectors to their galleries year-round. In 2015, Tara & Andrew were recognized by the Prince Edward County Arts Council with a Business Excellence Award for their contribution to the Arts in their community. In 2019, Tara and Andrew were thrilled to complete construction on their new contemporary art gallery – ANDARA Gallery – now open year-round, 11 AM to 5 PM daily. More information for the ANDARA Gallery can be found HERE.