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Tiana Traffas Art

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Solo* and Two-Person Shows:

 

* "The Tea Drawings" series | The Pumphouse Gallery | La Crosse, WI | Spring 2025 

 

*  "Tea Drawings" series | Magpie Cafe | Viroqua, WI | October 2023

 

Drawings | Grounded Cafe | La Crosse, WI | July 2022

 

Group Art Shows and ** Prizes:

 

"Anticipating" and "Instinct" | Color Show | Pumphouse | La Crosse, WI | January 8 2025 - February 22 2025

 

** "Whatever's Burning In Me Is Mine" | Ridges & Rivers Book Festival Art Show | Historic Temple Theatre | Viroqua, WI | April 26th & 27th 2024

 

Drawings | Grounded Cafe | La Crosse, WI | December 2023 - January 2024

 

** "Legato" | La Crosse Symphony Orchestra Art Show | River City Gallery | August 2023 | People's Choice Award

 

"Always Lonely, Never Alone" | Procreate Project Archive - public activations | Lewisham Shopping Centre | London, UK | March - April 17th 2023

 

"Sapphic Series" | Grounded Cafe | La Crosse, WI | March 2023

 

"Ephemeral" | Women and Non-Binary Art Show | Ed's No Name Bar | Winona, MN | Feburary 28th - April 1st 2023 

 

"I Am Not Enough" | Women and Non-Binary Art Show | Ed’s No Name Bar | Winona, MN | March 9th - April 11th 2022 

 

"Barely Here (Feeling Tender)" & "It Gets on Everything" & "Oracle Portal" & "Milk Drunk" & "Soft Power" | Color Hue | Doré Art Collective | March 4th - April 4th 2022 

 

"Always Lonely, Never Alone" | RAISE | Stay Home Gallery | Paris, Tennessee | December 5, 2021 | Flagpole Gallery St. Pete | Saint Petersburg, FL | May 2022 (painting turned into a flag installation)

 

"Sigil for..." Series | What is it? Life, Death, and Human Consciousness | Saucier Gallery | Online Exhibition | October 10th - November 10th 2021

 

"My Body" | Parallel Art Show | The Arts Mill | Grafton, WI | October 2021 - December 2021

 

”Bloom" | Symbiosis | Communication | Madison, WI | September 18th 2021 - November 21st 2021

 

"Suffocation Fatigue" | Maternochronics | virtual exhibition collaboration | 2021

 

* "Anxiety's 2020" & "Essential Worker's Mask" | Main Public Library | The Moment | La Crosse, WI | March 1 - May 2021 | city of La Crosse permanent collection 

 

"Three Wise Women" & "Demeter's Serpent and Golden Poppies" | Studio Gallery 1311 | Guerilla Art Show #9 | La Crosse, WI | March 6th 2020

 

"Difficult Mother" & "Piloerection" | Studio Gallery 1311 | Guerilla Art Show #8 | La Crosse, WI | November 22nd - December 27th 2019

 

"Snake Visitations and Nettle Medicine" | Pump House Regional Art Center | Mark My Words | La Crosse, WI | November 13th 2019 - January 4th 2020 | La Crosse Main Public Library | January 6th - March 9th 2020

 

"Always Lonely, Never Alone" & "Baptized In Blood" | Commonwealth Gallery | WHY MOM | Madison, WI | October 1st - 7th 2019

 

"Crone Poem" | Gold Heart Tattoo & Art Gallery | Closing Reception | La Crosse, WI | September 7th - October 26th 2019

 

** "Nature Spirit of La Crosse" | Artspire Public Art Contest Winner | Pump House Regional Art Center | La Crosse, WI | La Crosse City Hall | June 2019 - June 2020

 

"Exhaling the Psychopomp, Opening the Void" | Gold Heart Tattoo & Art Gallery | Transition | La Crosse, WI | May 4th - June 29th 2019



Creative Projects and Features:

 

"Soft Power" | Womanly Magazine | 2024

 

La Crosse Local Podcast | Episode 424 | August 2023

 

Watercolor sketches | HORNS Zine | Bullshit Lit | Winter 2022

 

"It Gets on Everything" & "Plum(p)" & "Hairy" | Cover and featured art | Clitemnestra Magazine | issue 1 | 2022

 

Colored pencil drawings | Artist Feature blog post | Nude Studio | Spring 2022

 

Artist Feature | Artdose Magazine | blog and newsletter | October 2021 

 

Artist Residency in Motherhood | La Crosse, WI | July 2019 - 2021

 

Vacant Museum | Next Generation Artist Spotlight | Interview and Feature | 2021

 

The Purposeful Mayonnaise | Online Art Journal feature | Issue 2: Tender/Delicate | 2021

 

"Winter Blues" | painting and artist statement | BRENDA Mag | Issue 7: Blue | 2021

 

Famous (and not so famous) Artists Coloring Book | 2020

 

Prison Sentences: Words From Within Guarded Spaces | Zine illustrations | Ope Publishing | 2020

 

Creative Prose and Drawing | Hill Lily Magazine | Summer 2019

 

Creative Prose and Photos | Hill Lily Magazine | Autumn 2018

 

Altar to the Soul | free downloadable 22 card watercolor oracle deck | wayfindertarot.com | 2018

 

 

Art Markets:

 

Midwest Music Fest Market | La Crosse, WI | November 4th 2023

 

Second Saturday Art Market | La Crosse, WI | July 8th 2023

 

White Buffalo Thriftery | Pop-up | April 22nd 2023

 

Larson's General | Holiday Pop-up | December 10th 2022

 

Saturday Art Market | Downtown La Crosse | September 2022

 

Natty West Pop-Up | August 2022

 

Viroqua Public Market | 2015 - Present 

 

Saturday Art Market | Downtown La Crosse | September 2021

 

Saturday Art Markets | Downtown La Crosse | October 2020

 

Vintage & Maker's Market | Midwest Music Fest | May 2019

 

Street Art and Murals:

 

"Always Lonely, Never Alone" | Procreate Project Archive | Public Displays in the UK | Spring 2023

 

 Interior Door Murals | 2023

 

"Sunset Moons" | Mural and photo prop | Flatten Wedding | 2020

 

Small sculpture installations & wheatpaste drawings | Public Streets of La Crosse, WI | 2016 - 2019