Alison Causer was born in Toledo, Ohio. She spent her younger years exploring the river banks and streets of Maumee, Ohio. Graduated from The Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) in 2005, where she received a Bachelors of Fine Arts. Shortly after moving to Brooklyn, Causer enrolled at The Art Students League of New York, studying under artist, Frank O’Cain. She has recently shown her work in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Causer currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.