This is for the innovators, the risk-takers, the rebels, the creatives, the entrepreneurs and the right brainers who are ready to level the playing field.

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About Tarra

TARRA is a global community of women who are innovating, transforming, creating, designing, writing, fabricating, building, and thinking outside the box.

We place women at the center of the conversation by highlighting those who are breaking barriers and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.

TARRA2017

The Politics of Design, October 19-21

Join us October 19-21 to celebrate TARRA2017 a 3-day celebration and discourse about “The Politics of Design”.

The lineup includes events, exhibits and gatherings, with the mission to champion women who are elevating industry standards and driving innovation in their fields.

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TARRA STORIES

Greta de Parry

When asked about her entry into the world of woodworking, Greta de Parry describes her experience as “less of a moment, more of a natural evolution”.

For de Parry, the process of becoming an esteemed woodworker was a delicate balance between learning the craft and gaining confidence in her abilities. Armed with an MFA in Sculpture and Designed Objects from The Art Institute of Chicago, and a passion for artfully designed furniture, de Parry dove headfirst into the world of woodworking for the practical, everyday life.

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Andrea Beecher of M3LD

When asked to describe the moment she decided to become a designer, Andrea Beecher of M3LD responded with a knowing nod to a ubiquitous theme: “It’s always been in me.”

Armed with keen ambition and playful boldness, Beecher has crafted a multi-faceted design career characterized by both curiosity and focus. Her aesthetic is fearless and dynamic, often pulling from brutalist modern motifs and employing varied elements in intriguing and unexpected combinations. Across numerous creative industries, she has rolled up her (likely pattern-laden) sleeves and plunged in.

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EVENTS

Unearthing

TARRA, a community for women in the creative industries, and Goldyn, one of Denver’s most sought after women’s boutiques for progressive fashion, partnered together to host a collaborative installation of local photographers and “Women Who Create” as part of Denver’s Month of Photography.

The Opening Reception was April 20 and brought together the TARRA, Goldyn, and Month of Photography communities. Exhibit will be on display through July. Stop by Goldyn to step inside.

TARRA EVENTS
Ideas
June 19, 2017

All Women Shows: Helping or Hindering?

“I would prefer if we didn’t need to have all-female shows, but I will be part of them until we don’t need to have them anymore.” —Artist Katie Stout Takeaways from…

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March 21, 2017

“Women Who Create” do Month of Photography!

TARRA + Goldyn Call For Entries This year, TARRA partnered with Goldyn to host a collaborative installation in their LoHi storefront featuring three “Women Who Create”: 2 photographers and 1…

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December 3, 2016

What’s Next for TARRA: Women Who Create

A word from TARRA’s founder, Kate Bailey. “May the election of Trump bring forth the fiercest, smartest, toughest generation of ass-kicking women this country could possibly imagine.” —Jeffrey Wright The…