Phaedra Taylor was born and raised outside of Aberdeen, Scotland. In 2001 she received her BFA in sculpture from the University of North Texas. She went on to intern at the Chinati Foundation in Marfa, TX. Her work has been exhibited in juried, group, and solo exhibitions, and is held in private collections of various individuals in the United States. Her art has been published in the book For The Beauty of the Church and in Q magazine. Along with creating artwork, she teaches children’s art classes that has included camps at the North Carolina Museum of Art, and leads adult art workshops. She currently lives in Durham, North Carolina, while her husband works towards a PhD at Duke University.