Elaine K. Ng is a multi-disciplinary artist working with sculpture and installation. Born in Dallas, Texas, Elaine first trained as a classical pianist, and then studied veterinary medicine and ceramics at the University of California, Davis. She went on to obtain an MBA and an MA in arts administration from Southern Methodist University. After a 10-year career in nonprofit management, she returned to the studio to focus on her own artwork and completed her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2014. She has taught and lectured internationally, and her work has been exhibited throughout the United States.