Tarrah Krajnak was born in Lima, Peru in 1979. She received her MFA from the University of Notre Dame. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Pitzer College. She taught previously at Cornell University and the University of Vermont. She has exhibited at: Art13 London, Art Basel Miami, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Center for Photography Woodstock, SF Camerawork, Newspace Center for Photography, Columbus Museum of Art, The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, and metropcs gallery L.A. She received grants from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Vermont Council for the Arts, Vermont Community Foundation, and the Arizona Commission on the Arts.