Eliana Perez received her MFA at the New York Academy of Art in 2018, and did her BFA at Altos de Chavón School of Design and transferred with a full scholarship to finish the degree to Parsons The New School in Fine Arts/Illustration on 2016. Eliana Perez has participated in group exhibitions in the United States and the Dominican Republic. With her recent bodywork, she explores and critiques beauty standards and romanticizes the idea of the beauty in the grotesque. She also freelances as an illustrator and graphic designer and has done design work such as logos, branding, editorial illustrations, and advertisement for companies, websites, and even non-governmental organizations. She currently lives and works in New York.