Tobia Makover is a mixed-media visual artist. She is especially recognized not only for her photographs but her mastery of the encaustic process and her radical approach to alternative installations.
Tobia has exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London, Les Ateliers de L’Image in St. Remy, France, PH-Neutro in Verona, Italy, the Griffin Museum in Boston, AIPAD in New York, and SCAD Museum of Art in Savannah. Her work is also included in the permanent collections of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Atlanta, Savannah College of Art and Design, and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans.
She received her MFA in Photography from Savannah College of Art and Design and her BA in Sociology and Communications from the American University in Washington, D.C. Tobia is a former professor of photography at Savannah College of Art and Design and now teaches private individuals, groups, as well as through Los Angeles Center for Photography and Santa Fe Workshops.
Tobia lives in Savannah, Georgia with her husband, two teenage boys, and her first dog (third son), Quinn.