Elisabeth Deilhaug was born in Norway in 1990. She has lived in Norway, Denmark and Sweden in her adult life while studying psychology, art and art history. She recently moved to Trondheim in Norway, after three years in Sweden where she studied at The Swedish Academy of Realist Art (previously also known as Atelier Stockholm); spending her time painting and assisting in the teaching of the school’s new students. She has studied with Odd Nerdrum.