was born in Australia and has an extensive knowledge of drawing and painting, acquired in various Universities and Colleges. She has undertaken many travels within Australia and abroad for artistic research and this is reflected in her many art works.
After numerous exhibitions, including Solo Exhibitions at The Seymour Theatre Centre, Star City, The New England Regional Art Museum and Customs House, it is clear that Tahhan’s artistic practice is dedicated, professional and consistent. Her work has been represented in numerous Private and Corporate Collections throughout Australia, USA, Lebanon and New Zealand. Tahhan’s work has been featured in many newspapers and publications including the Daily Telegraph, Black & White
and on television.
Norma Tahhan's personal experience and her love for life materialise in the powerful and dynamic images she creates. Her paintings and drawings are rich and reflect the intensity of her personal experience.
Her works are spontaneous and direct. Her initial idea soon unravels to reveal a work embedded in reality.
“Reality becomes abstract and abstract becomes reality.”
Norma Tahhan totally immerses herself in the creative process, each work becoming an extension of her being.
“My artworks are created through my blood stream – the pulse of my life.
I call for the viewer to become a part of this experience.”