Tariq Tarey is currently the Director of Refugee Social Services at Jewish Family Services in Columbus, Ohio. He serves on Ohio’s New African Immigrants Commission and the Franklin County Board of Commissioner’s New American Advisory Council.
Tariq’s exhibition “Bhutanese-Nepali Neighbors” was on display at the Ohio History Connection throughout 2017. In 2018 “Bhutanese-Nepali Neighbors” exhibit won the Ohio Museums Associations best of show.
He currently has exhibitions showing at the Rutherford B. Hayes Museum in Freemont, Ohio. Several of his images now belong to the permanent collection of the Columbus Museum of Art.
Currently, Tariq is working on a book project documenting representative refugee populations in Central Ohio.
2019 Havana Biennial in Matanzas
Cuba in Columbus in Columbus