Born in Washington Heights, NY and raised in Jamaica Queens, NY Ashleigh Alexandria was constantly surrounded by the arts. She took several classes at Jamaica arts center which included drama, pottery and drawing. Ashleigh graduated from Hampton University with a Fine Arts degree in May 2012. Influenced by portraiture her passion for capturing human features has motivated her to manipulate different mediums and styles to depict messages through the emotions of her subjects. Aside from selling her works since graduating Ashleigh has participated in a number of group shows and has taken action into curating shows of her own. She currently works and resides out of Brooklyn, NY.