Born and raised on the Connecticut coastline, classically trained artist, Taryn Alessandro earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting from Boston University in 2007. In addition to her BFA, she has also studied fine arts at the Lyme Academy of Fine Arts, the Decordova Museum School, and studied painting abroad in Italy. Taryn currently resides on Maui, where island living inspires her latest works. Taryn is currently represented in galleries across Hawaii, and internationally recognized. 

Taryn Alessandro holds "Reflections, " a featured piece  in the 2013 Art Collectors Book.