Monica Guerra was born and raised in Los Angeles, California.  She received her BFA from California State University, Long Beach in 2010.  Monica completed her Master of Fine Arts degree at University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth in 2014.

Her work has shown in galleries and museums across the United States and Mexico.

In 2014, The Boston Globe named Monica one of the top emerging artists to watch.

Boston Globe profile of Monica Guerra's thesis work.

Boston Globe profile of Monica Guerra’s MFA thesis work.