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Tiera May

Artist Bio + Statement

Tiera May is a visual artist, musician, and graphic designer. She lives and works in Nevada County, California, where she studied painting and applied art & design at Sierra College. May attended one semester at CSU Chico to continue her formal education in fine art before ceasing her academic studies, returning to the Sierra Foothills and dedicating her time and energy solely to music and other creative projects. May’s work has previously been featured at the Nevada City Film Festival, the Wild & Scenic Film Festival,  Blue Line Art Gallery, The Museum of Northern California Art, and B-So Space.

Artist's statement 

My work explores allegory, folklore and the occult through imagery. Using a range of mixed media methods and varying degrees of abstraction, my approach involves deconstructing and reassembling a language of recognized and invented archetypes  to develop a visual narrative.

Past Exhibitions

2018

2018

Blackbird 

Chico, CA

2018

2018

2018

B-SO Space Gallery

Chico, CA

Chico, CA

2018

Museum of Northern California Art

Chico, CA

Education

2017   Sierra College, Associate Degree in Liberal Arts & Cultures

2016   Sierra College, Associate Degree in Studio Art

2016   Sierra College, Associate Degree in Applied Art & Design

Upcoming Exhibitions

2021

1078 Gallery

Chico, CA

2017

Blue Line Art Gallery

Roseville, CA

2017

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Art Exhibit

Nevada City, CA