Jennifer Grimyser was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2006 with a BFA in Photography and a Concentration in Book Arts, and received a MFA in Photography from Hunter College. She has presented solo exhibitions at numerous galleries including the Bronx River Art Center, Solo(s) Project House, Ground Floor Gallery, and Guest Spot Gallery. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally in many group exhibitions at galleries such as Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Lesley Heller Workspace, Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Islip Art Museum, BRIC Rotunda, Bronx Art Space, Transmitter, Present Company, and Art Institute of Chicago. Grimyser was awarded residencies at the Bronx Museum AIM Program, Center for Book Arts, Women’s Studio Workshop, Vermont Studio Center, NARS Foundation, and Chashama. She has published artists books which are now featured in several library collections including Walker Arts Center, Yale University, Rhode Island School of Design, Maryland Institute College of Art, Virginia Commonwealth University, and Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Grimyser currently lives and works in New York, NY.