The ‘Life Lines’ exhibition will be presented until January 2
– December 12, 2023
A new exhibition titled ”Life Lines” by local artist Tara Bongard is on display at Casa Manuel Teixeira Gomes in Portimão.
The exhibition showcases Tara’s most recent graphite drawings of nature in the Algarve and runs until January 2.
About the artist
Tara Bongard was born in London, England, but her roots are Anglo-Portuguese, having spent childhood between England and Portugal. After finishing her studies in England, she continued her passion for drawing throughout her travels in America, Central America, Turkey and the Middle East. Settling In Israel for 10 years, she apprenticed in woodwork and then glass painting and fusing, returning to live permanently in Portugal in 2005.
Tara says her works are ”deeply inspired by nature”, with pieces which range ”from decorative to functional”.
In solidarity and support to the firefighters of Monchique, who “keep our Algarve hills safe”, 20% of the sales from the exhibition will be reverting to Bombeiros Voluntários de Monchique as ”every little thing counts”, according to the artist.