Taryn McMahon received her BFA from The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and an MA and MFA from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. She has received numerous awards for her work including the Southern Graphics Council International Graduate Fellowship and fully funded residencies at Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO; Anchor Graphics, Chicago, IL; and Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY. Her work has been included in recent exhibitions at The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA; Unsmoke Artspace, Braddock, PA; Carroll Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA; The Lawrence Arts Center Gallery, Lawrence, KS; Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA; Islensk Grafik, Reykjavik, Iceland; and Patton-Malott Gallery, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO. Her prints are held in art collections the U.S. Embassy Program, Reykjavik, Iceland; Anchor Graphics, Chicago, IL; University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA; and Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY. She teaches printmaking and foundations at Kent State University, Kent, OH.