Grace Mikell Ramsey lives and works in DeLand, Florida where she is the Visiting Assistant Professor of Studio Art at Stetson University. She received an M.F.A. in Painting from Tulane University in 2012 was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Award that year. In 2014 she was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation Career Opportunity Grant. Her work has been shown at the Contemporary Arts Center, Octavia Art Gallery, and Antenna Gallery in New Orleans; the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Boswell Mourot Fine Art Gallery in Little Rock; and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Art Gallery. Her work has been published in the Oxford American, Artvoices, Arkansas Life, The Idle Class, and Momma Tried.