Tammy Rae Carland

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Tammy Rae Carland is an artist who works with photography, video, and small-run publications. Her work has been screened and exhibited in galleries and museums internationally, including New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Berlin, and Sydney.

Her photographs have been published in numerous books, including The Passionate Camera: Queer Bodies of Desire and Lesbian Art in America. Her fanzine writing has been republished in A Girl's Guide to Taking Over the World.

In the 1990s Carland independently produced a series of influential fanzines, including I (heart) Amy Carter. She has collaborated on the record art of some seminal underground music releases for such bands as Bikini Kill, The Fakes, and The Butchies.

From 1997 to 2005 she managed in partnership Mr. Lady Records and Videos, an independent record label and video art distribution company that was dedicated to the production and distribution of queer and feminist culture.

She is represented by Silverman Gallery in San Francisco.

Professor, Photography
Professor, Fine Arts


BA, Evergreen State College; MFA, University of California, Irvine