Elizabeth Allison studied at the Art Students League and received a B.F.A. from the University of Michigan. She is the recipient of the Raluca Popescu Memorial Scholarship, a Nessa Cohen Grant, three Elizabeth Greenshields Grants and a chashama Studio residency. She has had monumental sculptures in Riverside Park South, Van Cortland Park, the Greenpoint Sculpture Wall and Rockland Community College. She was a visiting artist at Buffalo State College and is a technical instructor at the Art Students League. She is represented by Bertrand Delacroix Gallery in New York.