Juan Ramiro Torres
Juan Ramiro Torres was born in Lima Peru and has lived in the United States since 1984. He graduated from Parsons School of Design (NY) in 1991, since then he has worked as Art Director of many newspapers. He currently works as a fine artist, art teacher, graphic designer and journalist.
According to the Greek painter Omiros (1927-2010) “All paintings are essentially a self-portrait” and the artwork of Juan Ramiro Torres agrees with the master, because through his work the artist recreates scenes or characters linked with his past or present that have made him the man he is.
His art work has been exhibited in major events and galleries in the United States and other countries (Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Spain and New Zealand). He has also been recognized with numerous honors and awards, and many of his work is part of important public and private collections around the world.
by Juan Ramiro Torres