Born in Suriname in 1961, Tanya attended a basic photography course, and has experience in Photoshop and Smartphone photography. She has had the opportunity to exhibit her work at Diverse Nationale Kunstbeurs Expos and expos in SUFOV-context. She makes various creations of her style of art, which is to make a portrait of waste material through smartphone photography. Five examples of her art are named, “Water & Clouds I”, “Water & Sculpture”, “Water & Clouds II”, “Greenheart tree I” and “Greenheart tree II”. None of which are based on or an interpretation of other arts.