About Alaiyo

Alaiyo Bradshaw, “Emergence”, watercolor

Bradshaw has an MFA in Visual Arts and Illustration from the School of Visual Arts; graduate studies in Art History and Painting from Pratt Institute; and a BFA in Illustration, Fine Arts, and Art History from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. At Parsons, she has taught classes in Art History, Illustration, Digital Design, and Drawing. Bradshaw has also taught at a number of other institutions, including Long Island University, Montclair State University, and The Montclair Art Museum. She is a professional illustrator, graphic designer and has a custom line of wearable art. Her clients include: Actors Theater Workshop, The Advocate Magazine, Amsterdam News, Brian Bellinger Films, The College Board, Circe Ediciones, S.A., The Guide New Era Publication, Harcourt Brace, Heinle & Heinle, The Jewish Theatre of NY, McGraw Hill, Metropolitan Junior Baseball League, Inc., PSE&G, 20/20, The New York Times Magazine, Ward’s Communication and more. Her many solo and group exhibitions have been commissioned and organized by prominent galleries across Michigan, Pensylvania, New Jersey and the New York City region.

Keep out

“Keep Out,” watercolor

mid summer-nights-dream triptych

“Mid-Summer Nights Dream,” watercolor series

hummingfish sm

“Hummingfish,” watercolor


“Nest,” Modal Scarf