Mernet Larsen (born 1940 in Houghton, Michigan) is an artist and Professor Emeritus at the University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. She is represented by James Cohan Gallery, NY and Various Small Fires, LA. Larsen has been active as an artist since the late 1970s. She is a painter of figurative narratives in highly abstracted style. Larsen lives and works in Jackson Heights, NY and Tampa, FL.