Monica Delgado was born in Manila, Philippines in 1979. She works with acrylic paint with a sculptural approach. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts in Painting from the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Cum Laude in 2003 and has completed two residencies from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Monica has exhibited her work in solo and group shows in Manila, Singapore, Istanbul, New York, New Jersey, San Francisco, and Houston. She is currently represented by San Francisco's Maybaum Gallery. Monica lives and works in New York City.