Lisa Bryson is a San Diego, California native. She has a BFA in painting from Arizona State University and an MA in Art Education from Boston University. In May 2017, Lisa was awarded a Master of Fine Arts in Painting from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and was granted a Teaching Fellowship from UMD. Her work has shown regionally, nationally and internationally. In 2017, Lisa’s work was exhibited in the highly competitive Manifest International Exhibition Master Pieces, as well as a finalist in both the Manifest Grand Jury Prize and the 8th Annual Manifest Prize. In April of 2018, Lisa was awarded a prestigious Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation grant in painting.