Lara Thoms is interested in socially engaged, site-specific and participatory possibilities in contemporary art.
Lara recently presented ‘The Experts Project’, where she spoke with 150 unofficial experts as part of ‘Local Positioning Systems’ at the Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney. Her inter-disciplinary projects have been presented at the Next Wave Festival, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Radial System V, Berlin, Media Arts Asia Pacific Festival, Raumars Finland, and the Australian Centre for Photography.
Thoms is a current artistic associate with Aphids and co-founded the site-specific Tiny Stadiums festival.
Image: Lara as Shirl, The Experts Project 2010 – 2012