Jenny Kroik is a New York City-based illustrator. She was born in in Russia, St. Petersburg. She received a BFA in illustration from the Art Institute of Boston, and an MFA in painting from the University of Oregon. She has been working as a freelance illustrator since 2007, and as a university art instructor for the last 10 years, teaching in institutions such as the University of Oregon, City College of New York, Fairleigh Dickinson University and more. Kroik has created 2 covers for The New Yorker, and is represented by Magnet Reps illustration agency.