Tako was born in Wales and lives in Glasgow. She studied Contemporary Art Practice at Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen (2015) and was a 2019 RAW Academy fellow at RAW Material Company, Dakar and Artist in Residence at Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, 2018-20. In 2021 her work is presented at NADA House, Governors Island, New York, and she is co-programmer of GIVE BIRTH TO ME TOMORROW, LUX Scotland’s artists’ moving image festival. She was shortlisted for the 2021 Margaret Tait Award. Other exhibitions include A Spoon is the Safest Vessel, Glasgow Women’s Library (2019); Inherited Premises, Grand Union, Birmingham, (2018); CCA Glasgow, (2017); and Afroscots, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montreal, (2017).