|Christina Ramos is a nationally recognized
artist from Southern California. Specializing in figurative realism,
Christina was recently named as an "Artist to Watch in 2015"
by Southwest Art Magazine, and as one of America's Great Painters
by American Galleries (http://americangallery.wordpress.com).
Her work has been shown throughout the United States and has
been honored with awards from the Portrait Society of America,
the Society Acrylic and Casein Painters, the National Acrylic
and Oil Painters Society, the International Society of Acrylic
Painters and many more.
Raised in a family of artists, craftsmen, and musicians, Christina's
talent was recognized at an early age. Although she studied architecture
and interior design during college, it was not until she was
home raising her four children that she began focusing on painting.
She refined her skills in figurative painting at the Los Angeles
Academy of Figurative Art. Her innovative use of acrylic has
made her a much sought after demonstrator and instructor. She
is currently a Golden Working Artist representing Golden Artist
Colors, Williamsburg Handmade Oils, and QoR Watercolor companies.
Christina's work has been shown at the Santa Paula Museum of
Art, San Diego Museum of the Living Artist. International Museum
of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art, Pacific Asian Museum and
many galleries throughout the United States.
Christina is an active member of the Portrait Society of America.
National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, International Society
of Acrylic Painters and the California Art Club.
Christina's work is held in many private collections in the United
States and Europe.