Taryn Simon (born 1975) is an American photographer. She is a graduate of Brown University and a Guggenheim Fellow. She was born in New York.
Her photography and writing have been featured in numerous publications and broadcasts including the New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, CNN, BBC, Frontline, and NPR. Simon has been a visiting artist at institutions including Yale University, Bard College, Columbia University, School of Visual Arts, and Parsons School of Design.