Jessica Alazraki was born and raised in Mexico City and is based in N.Y.C. since 1998. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Universidad Anáhuac, a Diploma in Graphic Design from Parsons School of Design in New York City, a Certificate in Drawing & Painting from The New York Academy of Art.
She has exhibited her work in the U.S. in three solo exhibitions and over 40 group shows in both the U.S. and Mexico. She recently completed the Trestle Art Space Residency and participated in the 2019 ARTWorks fellowship at the JCAL. In 2019 she was accepted into the Creative Capital N.Y.C. “El taller program,” in collaboration with Hemispheric Institute.
This exhibition is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
She received “The Award of Excellence” from Huntington Arts Council. She was given an “Honorable Mention Award” by the Barrett Art Center at the Circle Foundation for the Arts and the prize for second place at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition. Received “The Passion Project Award” and the “Artdex Award.” 2020 shortlist Hopper Price and 2020 winner of the MvVo AdArt Show supported by N.B.C. Universal.