Elaine Steiner was born on Long Island, New York in 1962. She studied at the University of North Texas and received a BFA in 1989. Steiner lives and works in Jupiter, Florida and Bridgehampton, New York.
Steiner’s work has been shown in galleries and institutions throughout the United States. Recent exhibitions include various shows at the Southampton Cultural Center in the Levitas Center for the Arts and the Thirty Squared Show at the Water Mill Museum.
Steiner is widely known for her landscape paintings and local depictions of the Hamptons and South Florida.
Steiner is a member of Member of the Southampton Artists Association (SAA), The Wednesday Group of Plein Air Painters of the East End, and Plein Air Palm Beach.