Alla Parsons is a Russian-born artist living and working in Hawaii. She received her Master of Fine Art degree from Georgia Southern University and enjoys teaching art at a university level. She currently teaches drawing and painting at Hawaii Pacific University and calls Hawaii, her "forever home". Her work includes landscape, portraits, and still life, but her favorite art style is Magic Realism – art in which some mystery or secret seems to be hidden within the subject matter, the objects of everyday life are emphasized in new and unfamiliar ways.
Alla works in oil, watercolors and mixed media. Her art was exhibited nationally and internationally, have received awards and included in private collections across the US, Canada, Russia, Europe, Northern Africa and South America. Her work was published in in the Catalog of Fantastic Realism in Vienna, Austria.