Gina Phillips was born in Colorado and raised in Florida. She received her Bachelor of Fine Art in Photography and Minors in Art History and English from the University of Miami in 2004. In 2013 she received her Master of Fine Art in Photography from Savannah College of Art and Design. She currently lives in Miami Florida where she makes work and provides fine art and alternative process printing.

Her work has been shown nationally in such places as: The Center For Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO; The Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA; 02 Gallery, Austin, TX; Full Circle Gallery, Baltimore, MD; The Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA; and the Gutstein Gallery, Savannah, GA. She has also been featured in publications such as Ticka Arts and Paprika Southern.