ABOUT ROMA:

After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design, Roma has settled down in Brooklyn, New York. Roma's first children's book "Mural on Second Avenue" published by the Candlewick Press, and handmade printed books can be found in bookstores and private collections across US. He has created illustrated images for local and national editorial media, as well as creating art murals with children in New York City and Japan. 

FOR  INQUIRES or just say HELLO contact atromakaras9@gmail.com  or  646.641.0681      

PAST PROJECTS/SHOWS include:

Scarf design and handmade posctards for victims of 3/11 Japan  
Mural at a daycare center Yamanashi, Japan
Clothing design in collaboration with the 9/11 Tribute center
"Brooklyn Elephants and cherries" show at Yamanashi Prefectural Library, Japan
"Red Envelope" show at Grumpy Bert gallery, Brooklyn
Selected artworks show at the Moala Cafe and Fusetsu gallery, Japan
Selected artworks at Broome Street Gallery, NY
Selected artworks show in Lincoln Center, NY
Selected artworks show in the New Yorker magazine's gallery, NY
"Rhythmic World" show in Carnegie Hall, NY
ART for AIDS show, Chicago, IL
"To Say" show at the De Graaf Gallery, Chicago, IL

PUBLICATIONS / TV COVERAGE

Columbia Journal Review/ Then New Yorker/ New York Times/ Progressive magazine
Progressive magazine/ Milwaukee Herald/ Sing Tao Daily/ The 9/11 Tribute Center
Plan Sponsor/ ArtTails/ Hadassah magazine

ABC News (9/11 Memorial Mural) / Metro News (9/11 Memorial mural) /Teen Kids News (Fox)
PBS (School Chase Award ) / Sinovison TV China / New York Community Media Alliance 
Fox 5 News (art mural) / Channel 4 News (art mural) / New World Taiwan (art mural)