January 16, 2013
is an American figurative painter from Sacramento, California, USA, who has been on this earth since 1934. Ramos gained popularity in the 1960's during the Pop Art movement, exhibiting along side Andy Warhol and others, for his pin-up-style artwork of female nudes exploring themes of sexuality and commercialism. Ramos doesn't limited himself to just oil paintings, but rather works with a myriad of different mediums ranging from acrylics, watercolors, and even creating woven tapestry pieces.
January 15, 2013
Lee Guk Hyun
is no stranger to EK. Lee was featured back in October 2011
for his wonderful oil on canvas paintings, landing him a spot on our TOP 100 of 2011
. Lee continues his series of figurative paintings of women that we're familiar with, however this time around, he also explores a more abstract avenue for his newest pieces.