Marisa Chafetz is a New York based artist who works primarily in photography. She received her BFA in photography from Tulane University in 2017. Her work explores the blurred lines between fictional tableaus and traditional documentary photography. She often deals with topics such as family life, American suburbia, and coming of age. In 2017 she received a George Lurcy Grant and a grant from the Michael P. Smith Fund for Documentary Photography. Additionally, a photo she made for New York Magazine's 'Sex on Campus' cover story won an American Photography Award and was published in American Photography 32.