photo credit: Philip Reed
Elisabeth Condon is an American artist whose multilayered pour paintings reference scroll painting, postwar abstraction, vintage textile patterns, nightclubs, and her immediate surroundings.
She is the recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist & Sculptors Grant for 2018, the New York PULSE Prize and a New York Studio School Mercedes Matter Award for 2015, a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant for 2007, a Florida Individual Artist Grant for 2008, and numerous research grants from the University of South Florida, where she held tenure from 2003 to 2014. Condon's previous artist residencies include the Montello, UCross, and Morris Graves Foundations, Carizozo Colony, Wave Hill Winter Workspace Program, Swatch Art Peace Hotel Shanghai, Fountainhead, National Parks Residencies at Grand Canyon, Florida Everglades, and Yaddo. Her work is held in the collections of Perez Art Museum Miami, Tampa Museum of Art, United States Embassy Beijing, and JP Morgan Chase, and has been featured in numerous online and print publications including Hyperallergic, artcritical, Artnews, Arts + Antiques, New York Observer, and the Miami Herald. Condon lives and works in New York.