Munkhtsetseg Jalkhaajav is a prominent Mongolian contemporary artist whose works range from painting to sculpture to performance and collage. Munkhtsetseg was born in 1967 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. She graduated from the Fine Art College, Ulaanbaatar in 1987. Between 1989-1994, she studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and Minsk Theater. However, she chose not to graduate because she was unsatisfied with the curriculum under the socialist regime.
In 2015, her solo show titled “Reincarnation” was held as part of the international exhibition held in conjunction with the La Biennale di Venezia. In 2022 she is representing Mongolia at the 59th Venice Biennale.