Tara Jacoby is an illustrator and art director from Brooklyn, NY. While she was in NYC, she worked as the exhibitions coordinator and graphic designer for the Society of Illustrators. She then moved on to Gawker Media, where she served as the in-house illustrator and deputy art director for a myriad of websites. She is now freelancing full-time. Some of her clients include The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Esquire, Macmillan Publishers, Playboy, VICE, AARP, Gizmodo Media, VOX, and many more.
Tara currently lives in Philadelphia where she is freelancing full-time and teaching at The University of the Arts.