Tasya van Ree is an American artist and photographer. She was born in 1976 in Mililani, Hawaii, the United States. She is notable for her work in photography and mixed media and visual presentation in fashion and its relation to identity. In high school, she took a photography course and later decided to pursue a career in photography. In 1994, she moved to Los Angeles to attend photography college but soon dropped out. Tasya van Ree has made her name in the art and photography world where she is popularly known for her black-and-white photos which she calls “surreal visual”. She has done photographies for celebrities like Michelle Rodriguez, Katherine Moennig, and Matt Dallas. She is a well-known artist whose brilliant work has been put on display in different cities and magazines. Additionally, Ree’s work was exhibited on its own, as well as with artists like David Lynch, Amy Arbus, Jessica Lange, and Gus Van Sant.