"Zukies are mysterious creatures that do not talk. They communicate with thought bubbles and facial expressions. Zukies intend to generate emotions through their visual thoughts and that is how they create an emotional bond with us." - Miss Zukie 

Alison Perez, aka Miss Zukie, is a contemporary artist from NYC and the creator and designer of the Zukie character.

Zukies were born in 2010. In 2011 DIY Zukies were released and are being sold worldwide

Miss Zukie has participated in art shows and charity events worldwide including:

- CW Post University, NY, 2011
- Japan Earthquake Charity Exhibition Kips Gallery, NY, 2011
- ToyTokyo Gallery, NY, 2011
- RustedNail Gallery, AZ, 2012
- Dream In Plastic, NY, 2012
- Toy Invaderz, IL, 2013
- Collectible Toy Drive in NYC, 2013
-Dream In Plastic Toy Show, NY, 2013
- Vinyl Thought Show 3 , TX, 2013
- Mattia Series 2013 (charity event), Italy, 2013
- Creatures for Kids (charity event), TX, 2013
- SubUrban Vinyl Group Art Show “New Beginnings”, NJ, 2013
-“Disney” Mickey Mouse Vinyl Art Figure Custom Showcase, Singapore, 2013
- Creatures for Kids (charity event), TX, 2014
-Holiday Art Show, SubUrban Gallery , NJ, 2014
- Mighty Wallet Artist Collective Show , NY, 2014
- PIQ Gallery - “Twisted Mouse Show”, NY, 2015