Raised in the Patagonia of Argentina, Alexa Horochowski immigrated with her family to the United States at the age of nine. Horochowski received Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri. In 1996 she completed an MFA degree at the University of Michigan. Her work has been exhibited at Praxis, New York/Miami; Braga Menéndez Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires; The Drawing Center, NYC; and Monique Meloche, Chicago. In Minnesota, she has worked on multiple solo exhibitions and projects including, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, The Soap Factory, and Franconia Sculpture Park. Horochowski has also participated in the following artist residencies, El Basilisco, Argentina; CasaPoli, Chile, The Bemis Art Center, United States, and Can Serrat, Spain. She is Professor of Sculpture at St Cloud State University.