Alejandro Queris Calderon was born on the island of Puerto Rico. His family relocated to Orlando, Florida where he grew up drawing and loving all forms of art. He has been a professional tattoo artist for the past twenty years. When ever possible he would attend courses at the Crealde School of Art in Winter Park, Florida where he studied drawing, painting, photography and ceramics. After finding the Ani Art Academies, always having a passion for classical realism, he decided to pursue his dream of representational art. Alejandro was accepted into the prestigious Ani Art Academies Thailand where he is continues to hone his skills in drawing and painting.