Hannah Mathis grew up in Nashville, Tennessee, and has called Chicago, Illinois her home since 2013. Mathis received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Art with a focus in Drawing, Painting, and Printmaking at DePaul University. Her work focuses on human connection with others and the environment. Mathis has exhibited work throughout Chicago, Illinois, in Nashville, Tennessee, and Reykjavik, Iceland. She completed a SIM residency in Reykjavik, Iceland in February 2020. Her work will be exhibited in Cincinnati, Ohio at Manifest Gallery in April 2020 and published in "About Place" Journal in May 2020.