Amber Sena was born in Las Vegas, New Mexico in 1980; she lives and works in southern Germany.
Sena graduated cum laude with a Bachelors of Fine Arts from New Mexico Highlands University in 2003. After teaching art at a residential care facility, she studied at the New York Academy of Art where she received her Masters of Fine Art in 2009. Among the acknowledgments she received in New York was being selected as the winning artist for the Westminster Dog Show Promotional Design Competition in 2011 where her drawings were included in all the promotional material.
Sena has exhibited internationally and her works are held in numerous collections. In 2015 she participated in Personal Structures—Crossing Borders in conjunction with the 56th Venice Biennale.