Elizabeth McDonald (born 1985, Plano, Texas, United States) is an American painter.McDonald was raised in Texas and lives in Glasgow, Scotland. She received a B.F.A., at the University of North Texas and an M.F.A. at the Glasgow School of Art. McDonald won the Young Artist Award at the 2010 BP Portrait Awards in the National Portrait Gallery, London. Her work was exhibited at the 500x Gallery Dallas, Texas in 2010, and the Chalet Invitational Glasgow the same year. She was short listed for the London International Creative Competition in 2009 and a finalist for The Hunting Art Prize Houston, Texas in 2010.In addition, McDonald was shown in the John Moores Contemporary Painting Exhibition 2010.