Elizabeth Simonson is a visual artist based in Minneapolis who has explored aspects of nature, algorithms, and imperfect systems through out her career. A Master of Fine Arts graduate of Hunter College, New York. Having once been a professional dancer with the Minnesota Dance Theater and Feld Ballets New York, her familiarity with time-based, performative art forms has informed her exploration of sequentially based installations that at times take weeks to construct and are often very temporal in their existence. Her work has been shown in numerous public institutions that include the Walker Art Center, Frederick Weisman Museum of Art, Kohler Art Center, Krannert Art Museum, Addison Art Gallery, Austin Museum of Fine Art in addition to galleries in Los Angeles, New York and Minneapolis. Her work can be found in collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Goldman Sachs Collection, Hunter College, as well as numerous private individuals across the country.