Erika Alonso (b. 1987)
Erika Alonso is an artist living and working in Houston, Texas. She is a first-generation Cuban-American born in Mission Hills, California. She spent her early childhood in Southern California, before moving to South Texas with her family. She has lived in Houston for over fifteen years, and attended the University of Houston where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in marketing. She is a self-taught artist whose work includes painting and collage.