Erika Jaeggli was born in Baltimore, MD and received her B.A. from Columbia University and M.A. from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Currently, Jaeggli lives and works in Dallas.

Jaeggli's artistic output to date has been concerned with creating contemplative works and installations that address subjects of gender, economy and climate change. Using metaphor and visual storytelling as artistic material, Jaeggli’s work references both past and contemporary culture.