Taylor R. Tomanicek was born in 1997 in North Las Vegas, Nevada. She lived here until she was 18. She attended high school at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts, where she worked primarily in acrylic paint and ceramics. Her work is primarily in collage, using her own photographs along with found materials. She is currently a BFA candidate at Cornish College of the Arts, and has most recently shown with While Supplies Last, curated by Anthony White in Seattle, Washington.