Ulysses was born and raised in Pomona, California. It was there that his love for art was ignited. He has studied for 4 years at Laguna College of Art & Design graduating in 2007. 2 years later he took a summer course at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art where he honed his portraiture skills. He currently resides in Boise, Idaho sharing his Christian influenced work in galleries, markets and commissions.