Griffin Koelsch was born in Sandusky, Ohio in 1994 and currently studies in Cleveland, Ohio. She received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Photography +Video from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2017. She studied fine arts at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles as a part of an exchange program in the fall of 2016. After graduating, Griffin works in Cleveland and writes and produces a video social media performance show called "My So-Called Variety Hour" for Leiminspace Gallery in Chinatown, Los Angeles. She will have her first solo show at Leiminspace in August of 2019.