Tanja Truscott is a South African artist, born in the Netherlands. She attended Stellenbosch University and received a B.A. in graphic design in 1984. After a stint in advertising, a few years of teaching and two decades in educational publishing, she turned to painting full time in 2014.
She currently works from Eastside Studios in Woodstock, Cape Town. She has sold her work privately and at several group exhibitions, most recently at the Barnard Gallery Nano 1.2.