Tia Ansell

New Zealand

D.O.B: 29/07/1995

Tia Ansell is an Aotearoa/ New Zealand born, Naarm/Melbourne based artist who completed her BFA with Honours at the Victorian College of the Arts in 2018.

Tia has exhibited widely in Australia and New Zealand at commercial, public and non profit exhibition spaces.
While at VCA she was the recipient of the Majlis Travelling Scholarship, the Valerie Albiston Scholarship, the John Vickery Scholarship, the National Gallery of Victoria Women’s Association Award and the National Gallery of Victoria Prize. Tia was the recipient a Lottozero residency in 2023, the McFarlane Fund residency in 2019, a City of Melbourne Grant in 2020 and is currently a Conners Conners studio artist, supported by the City of Yarra.

Her works are held in important public and private collections, including the Deakin University, Australian National University (Drill Hall Gallery), Australian Catholic University, Melbourne University (George Paton Gallery), Stevenson and John Valmorbida collections.