Katrina Neumann was born in 1985 in Fullerton, California and grew up in Ashburn, Virginia. Neumann received her BFA from SUNY Purchase College and her MFA from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University. Katrina Neumann has received a number of awards including the Karsh Prize in photography, SMFA President's Research Award, and the Montague International Travel Grant. Her work has been featured in the juried-in-print exhibition New American Paintings and her curatorial work has been reviewed in ArtNews. She is affiliated with Flux Factory, Elsewhere Collaborative, The Wye and All Hands Volunteer. Neumann currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany.