"Lisa A. Frank was honored to be the 2014-2015 MacDowell Colony's Evelyn Stephansson Nef Fellow in photography. At the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she holds an MFA in Design Studies, Lisa is currently part of the Discovery to Product (D2P) incubator program. With its support, she is developing virtual reality content that is based on her 2D photography.
Lisa has an extensive professional background as a working artist in New York City where she designed textiles, wallpaper, and innovative surface treatments for residential and commercial interior projects. She painted scenery for the Metropolitan Opera, feature films and Broadway productions as a member of the United Scenic Artists union.”