Alexandra Cao Ying is a maker, painter, and art educator based in Los Angeles. She holds an MFA in Studio Arts, an MS in Mathematics from the California State University, Los Angeles, and a BS degree in Biochemistry. Alexandra also further studied ceramics and the art single subject teaching credential program at the California State University, Long Beach, and pursued continuing studies at the New York Academy of Art and The Art Students League in New York. Her research interests include structural anatomical drawing, narrative painting and experimental ceramics.