Johannes Vogl was born in 1981 in the town of Kaufbeuren in Germany. From 2002 to 2005, he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Karlsruhe, from 2005 to 2007 at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, from 2007 to 2008 at the Weißensee Academy of Art in Berlin, and from 2008 to 2010 at the Art University (Universitaet der Kuenste/UDK) in Berlin. His works have been exhibited in several solo and group exhibitions in Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Russia, Turkey, Italy, Belgium, Great Britain, Iran, Switzerland, Italy, Poland, the Netherlands and the USA. In 2008, he participated in Manifesta 7 in Rovere, Italy. He is the recipient of several awards and prizes. He lives and works in Berlin.