Chantal Spit (Losser, The Netherlands, 1971) received her education at the AKI in Enschede (1991-1996) and was was an artist in residence at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten Amsterdam in 2002 and 2003.
In 2002 she won the Buning Brongers Prize.
Three times she was a nominee for The Dutch Royal Prize for Painting in 2002, 2004 and 2005.
Her works were shown at various galleries, fairs and museums in The netherlands and abroad among which are: Rijksmuseum Twenthe. GEM The Hague, LUMC Leiden, Royal Palace Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam and ARCO Madrid.
In 2008 she was an artist in residence in Xiamen at the Chinese European Art Center.
Since 2014 she is a lecturer at undergraduate level at three departments of HKU: Fashion Design, Fine Art and Graphic Design..
Chantal lives and works in Amsterdam.