Born and raised in the Bay Area, Allegra received her BFA in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute, where she was the recipient of the President’s Artistic Merit Scholarship and the Ivan Madrakoff Materials Award. Allegra’s work has been shown in numerous local exhibitions, featured in two solo shows in downtown San Jose, CA, commissioned for independent film, and included in various creative collaborations. Public collections include San Jose Downtown Doors, and The United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. She recently completed a year-long residency at the Bell Arts Factory in Ventura, CA.

Allegra currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.