Alexandra Bailliere works in painting, sculpture and installation. Bailliere earned her MFA from Mills College in Oakland, California and her BA cum laude in French with coursework in visual art and art history from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. She spent a semester of high school studying painting and drawing at the Cleveland Institute of Art in Lacoste, France, and she lived in Paris for her junior year of college, studying art history at the Université de Paris I on a yearlong joint Duke-Cornell program. Since 2006, her work has been presented at the Sanchez Art Center, Root Division in San Francisco, the Berkeley Art Center, the O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, the Palo Alto Art Center and the Mills College Art Museum. In May, 2016, Bailliere was named as a finalist for a graduate fellowship at the Headlands Center for the Arts in Sausalito, California. Bailliere also teaches painting and mixed media classes at College of Marin and City College San Francisco (Fort Mason campus). She is currently a resident artist in Being Human at the Palo Alto Art Center.