Jenny Vogel was born in Nuremberg, Germany, in 1975. In 1996 she moved to the USA where she studied Combined Media at Hunter College, City University of New York (CUNY), receiving a BFA in 2000 and an MFA in 2003. In 2004 she held a solo exhibition, Special Projects: Jenny Vogel, at PS1 Contemporary Art Centre, New York. She has also exhibited her work internationally within group exhibitions including This Dirty Old Toy Box at Flux Core Artspace, Brooklyn, New York (2003); The Block at Gallerie Une, Neuchatel, Switzerland (2004); 59 Sec. Video Festival at EZTV, Santa Monica, California (2005); and Novosibirsk Graphic Arts Biennial, Novosibirsk, Russia (2007). Jenny Vogel has received the Tom Woods Award (2000), the Somerville Art Prize (2004), and the NYFA (New York Foundation for the Arts) Grant for Computer Arts (2005).