J. Lynn Campbell was born in Toronto and attended the Ontario College of Art. Campbell’s art practice extends from two-dimensional collage to three-dimensional constructions and site-specific installations. She has been the recipient of grants from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council. Her art has been exhibited solo and in group shows in Canada, the United States and Europe. Campbell's work is found in permanent collections at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery and in other public, private and corporate collections across Canada, the United States and Europe.