Alicia’s drawings, paintings and sculptures capture everyday moments, portraits, and travels with classical skill working exclusively from life. She studied at the Art Students League of New York, academic figurative studies at Water Street Atelier in Brooklyn and studied Master works in the Copyist Program at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She continued her portrait sculpture study at The Florence Academy of Art workshops in Florence,Italy. Awarded a teaching fellowship, Alicia earned a Master of Science in Education from The City College of New York and has taught in New York City, Beijing and Hong Kong. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in art history from Hunter College and an Associate of Applied Science in apparel design from The Fashion Institute of Technology. She works and teaches privately out of her studio in Hong Kong.