Saturday, April 29, 2017

Ballpoint drawings portraits

This series of portraits studies have been producing as part of a biggest project I'm working on. These are medium size format drawings executed entirely with ballpoint pen on fine grain drawing paper of 120 g/m2.



PORTRAIT #1







PORTRAIT #2








 PORTRAIT #3






Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Birds' studio

I've been working on a new project and these birds are part of it. A work in progress so far.





Saturday, September 24, 2016

Molton Brown drawing session

Drawing session done for Molton Brown London few months back. My impressions on different iconic spots of London.











Wednesday, February 17, 2016

A fish in love

Digital work performed on a picture I took of my original painting "Deep IV". I decided to do this quick new version on the occasion of Valentine's Day.



Original piece


Sunday, November 29, 2015

OpenSkies Magazine Infographic


This is a latest work I did for OpenSkies, the monthly magazine of Emirates, Rhinos in Danger, an infographic which shows some facts about how Rhinos have been predated in last years and their current situation. This is part of a campaign that Emirates is doing along with United for Wildlife on its efforts to eliminate poaching. Proud to contribute with this cause.






Thursday, October 22, 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015

ART CUSTOMIZED OBJECTS

Plate ceramics and glass bottles hand painted, for commissions just drop an email to lizramosprado@hotmail.com






















Thursday, September 10, 2015

DEEP- First solo exhibition

DEEP, my first art solo exhibition in UAE is happening this coming 14th September. Thanks to Fn Gallery's owner and curator, H.E Sheikha Wafa Hasher Al Maktoum for all her support and for making this exhibition possible. Exhibition goes from 14th September to 5th October.


FN DESIGNS Presents:
‘DEEP’
Solo art exhibition by Liz Ramos-Prado
Opening Night, 14th September 2015, 6pm-9pm


Ramos-Prado’s figurative works evolves around an exploration of female identity, beauty and emotions. It consists mostly of stylized portraits of women who confront the viewer with a direct gaze, as if intending to establish a conversation or elicit a reaction. It is a look that offers the spectator a window into an emotional state and the world it inhabits; a window that, at the same time, invites us to become part of this imagined domain and make it our own.

The persistent and at times bold regard of a woman is at the core of the connection between her works and the observer. These women inhabit ethereal spaces – sometimes shared with other creatures and suffused with a touch of surrealism.
At times vulnerable, at others strong or bemused, her works uses countenance and dreamlike imagery to explore the mind’s landscape. Bursts of contrasting colour invade a predominantly monochromatic palette, emphasising the emotive fabric underpinning each work.


This body of work encompasses a variety of different materials, including paper, wood and cardboard, always connected by the use of acrylics, colored pencils and charcoal, which allows the artist to attain a soft and detailed quality she wishes to achieve in each piece. 


Monday, August 24, 2015

Inside the Art Studio: Work in progress

A set of paintings and drawings are in progress these days in the studio, bold colors and laborious patterns prevail in this series. Busy days coming ahead but quite rewarding how the work is coming together. 








Wednesday, August 5, 2015

MOLESKINE SKETCHES

Since I got my moleskin, (I'm on the third one already) I always keep drawing and doing sketches on it for future artistic projects. most of the using graphite pencil or ball-point pen. Practice makes the master they say... here some samples.