Elise Rasmussen received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2007) as a Merit Scholar and her BFA from Ryerson University (2004). Elise is represented by ESP | Erin Stump Projects in Toronto, and has had solo shows at the Elizabeth Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum (NY), Agape Enterprise (NY), Night Gallery (LA), AC Institute (NY), Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects (Toronto) and Gallery 101 (Ottawa). Group exhibitions include the CCS Bard Hessel Museum (Annandale-on-Hudson), Galerie Articule (Montreal), Standpoint Gallery (London), Mulherin + Pollard (NY), Werkschauhalle Gallery (Leipzig), the Chicago Cultural Center (Chicago), Gallery 400 (Chicago) and ThreeWalls Gallery (Chicago). Elise has upcoming shows at Pioneer Works (NY), Momenta Art (NY) and TRUCK (Calgary). She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.