Class of 2017
B.S. (Biology), Minor (Art), Carnegie Mellon University
A science illustrator based from Southern California, Taylor Maggiacomo graduated with a B.S. in Biology and minor in Art at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA, where she discovered her passion for scientific illustration as a way to combine her two interests of science and art. During her time in undergrad, she interned in the vertebrate paleontology department at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and is now currently completing her graduate degree in natural science illustration at California State University Monterey Bay. Her goal is to make scientific research beautiful as well as approachable through images that can engage and educate a variety of audiences.