Tina Barahanos was born in Sydney, Australia.  She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales.  She went on to complete a Master of Art and then a Master of Fine Arts Research Degree in 2010 from the same university.

Barahanos has had numerous solo exhibitions at the Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney and has been a finalist in many art prizes for her etchings, screenprints, digital prints, painting and drawing.  In 2015 she was awarded an artist residency at the Blacktown Arts Centre Studios.

She is a member of the Sydney Printmakers, a selective group of printmakers that first began in 1960.  https://sydneyprintmakers.com.au

Her work is inspired by the ordinary and mundane scenes of the city and suburban spaces. She is interested in the sense of alienation that can be sometimes experienced in the urban environment, but also the beauty that can be part of these scenes.