The daughter of a German mother and an African-American father, Corinna Nicole spent the first eight years of her life in Bavaria, Germany before being relocated to the U.S. state of Alabama in 1993. In 2008 she received her B.A. in Art from the University of Montevallo in Alabama, and in May 2011 she received her M.F.A. in Art Practice from University of California in Berkeley. Primarily interested in painting and drawing, Corinna Nicole's work ranges from portraiture to landscape, but she prefers employing the human figure in her art. She currently resides in Madison, Alabama.