|Leticia Alvarez is a Mexican artist. She studied Arts at the University of Monterrey (UDEM)and participated on numerous exhibitions. Leticia got a Master degree in Education through Art, from the University of Nuevo Leon. She got married and moved to the United States, where she got a scholarship at the University of Virginia Tech, and obtain a Master Degree in Latin American Studies, History and Literature. Her love for Mexico and her roots, were translated into art with different motives, traditional Mexican toys, "alebrijes", religious images, houses, are express with remembrance and nostalgia for the Mexico that's been left behind.
The artist lives in Raleigh, NC with her husband David Elizondo and her four kids, where she teaches Art in her studio.
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