Ramon Peralta: Subway
"Subway", uses the imagery of the New York City Subway system to discuss this mundane experience and charge it with insight and significance. Ramon Peralta "designs an invisible line that unites and separates the human being from the everyday." (Patricia Ramirez)
"There in the sub-world, through his art work, the human being recovers perspective of existence, figurative expression achieved with aesthetic lyricism." (Luis Lenor).
Ramon Peralta was born and raised in the Dominican Republic. He is a graduate of the School of Fine Arts. Currently he is a resident of New York City, which enables him to be a frequent visitor to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There, Mr. Peralta finds his inspiration through the works of classical and baroque paintings. He has received recognition for his exhibitions in the Dominican Republic and in the US.