Alyssa’s paintings are realistic, she is part of Continuing Eduction Faculty at New York Academy of Art, where she teaches painting. She did her BA from Boston College and MFA in paintings from the New York Academy of Art, Graduate School of Figurative Art.
Monks has been awarded with Grant for Painting from the Elizabeth Greensheilds Foundation three times and has had recent solo shows in New York and Anaheim, California. Alyssa is currently represented by Sarah Bain Gallery in Anaheim and DFN Gallery in New York.
Her work is available at David Klein Gallery in Michigan and Hespe Gallery in San Fransisco.