Elizabeth Blau is an M.F.A. candidate and graduate teaching assistant in painting and drawing at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, and received her B.F.A. from CalArts, California Institute of the Arts. She has been awarded grants and fellowships from the Nevada Arts Council, the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico, and the Galesburg Civic Arts Center in Illinois. Her work has been exhibited in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Arizona, and New York City.