Christy Hayhoe lives and works in Toronto. Hayhoe graduated with a combined Fine Arts Studio and Organic Chemistry degree from the University of Toronto in 1997. In 2012, Hayhoe graduated from a residency program at the Toronto School of Art and began her career as a professional artist. Today, she is a member of Studio 389, a new artist collective working at 401 Richmond St. West, and a (mostly) full-time artist.