Elise Adibi received a MFA from Columbia University in 2007 and has a BA in Philosophy from Swarthmore College and a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania. Adibi is the recipient of a Fellowship at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University (2013-14) and The Terra Foundation in Giverny, France (2007). Solo exhibitions include The Outermost Painting at Allegheny College (2018), Respiration Paintings at The Frick Pittsburgh (2017), Respiration Paintings at Full Haus in Los Angeles (2016), Substance at Louis B. James in New York (2014), Metabolic Paintings at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. (2013), Da Capo at Churner and Churner, New York (2012) and A Priori at Southfirst, Brooklyn (2010). In 2013 Adibi was invited to participate in The Armory Show Focus. Selected group exhibitions include New New York: Abstract Painting in the 21st Century at The Art Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (2015), Performative Process at Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton (2013), and Gertrude’s/ LOT, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA (2011-2012). Adibi’s work has been reviewed in Artforum, The Boston Globe, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Blouin Modern Painters and The Harvard Crimson among other publications.