John Triarsi was born in Elizabeth New Jersey in 1945. He lived in that city until he married his wife, Phyllis in 1973. He and Phyllis moved to Westfield New Jersey in 1977 and they remain there to this day.
John is an attorney and a former Superior Court Judge for 20+ years prior to his retirement from the bench in February 2009. John is an accomplished photographer with special interest in outdoor photography in the federal parks of the West. He has also focused on travel photography.
Upon retirement, John began to develop an interest in painting, and as such, took coursed at the Visual Arts Center in Summit New Jersey. He has been painting since 2009, emphasizing landscape and other outdoor subjects.