Elizabeth Chapin is a contemporary American portrait artist whose mixed media work anthropologically explores and deconstructs ideas of nostalgia, the status quo, and gender roles, especially those of women. Chapin was born in 1971 in Jackson, MS, and currently lives and works in Austin, TX. She holds a BFA from the University of Virginia and has studied at the Parsons School of Design in Paris. Her work has been exhibited extensively across the United States including in New York, NY; Austin, TX; New Orleans, LA; Nashville, TN; and Jackson, MS, among others. Chapin’s next exhibition will be at Martine Chaisson Gallery in New Orleans, LA in 2021.