Lisa Pressman has a BA in Art from Douglass College, Rutgers University and an MFA from Bard College. Her work is exhibited extensively throughout the US, and is included in many public and private collections. Recently she had a solo show Inside/Outside at R&F Handmade Paints in Kingston, NY. She also had a solo show at Causey Contemporary in November of 2015.

Her work was included in Spaces Between at Butters Gallery, OR, and she had a solo show Mapping a Place at Susan Eley Fine Arts, New York, NY. Her work was included in Swept Away: Translucence, Transparence, Transcendence In Contemporary Encaustic, The Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ (curated by Michael Giaquinto). In 2013, she had a solo show Inside Matters at Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Her paintings were also exhibited in Nocturnes, curated by Virginia Fabbri Butera, PhD, at Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ; Shape Shifting, Susan Eley Fine Art, New York, NY, and Microcosms at Butters Gallery, Portland, OR.  She lives and works in West Orange, NJ, and teaches painting both locally and nationally.