Linda Andrei is a graduate of The New York Academy of Art in New York City. Prior to enrolling in the NYAA, she was a private student of Myron Barnestone and Alyssa Monks. Dr. Andrei's first career was in medicine. She is a Board-Certified specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, and has further sub-specialized in Interventional Cardiology. After a long and satisfying career in Medicine she began serious study in art and now devotes her time to painting.