Tamires Pará

Tamires Pará, detail from Personal Space

Tamires Pará depicts the multiple facets of her experience growing up in Brazilian patriarchal society and relates that to similar experiences of men and women living in Edmonton. Her practice focuses on the distortions and scarring that patriarchal society has imprinted both on herself and her models, in a way that has impacted their views of the world and their self-esteem.