Rematriating from Brooklyn to Puerto Rico, withstanding Hurricane Maria and the resulting
darkness, I paint our ancestors as bio-luminescent beings underwater and my people as fireflies,
metaphors for sustainability and liberation.
I specialize in painting portraits of individuals and families in both traditional and creative styles. My personal artwork weaves portraits with memories of my past, portraying my perception of family history.
I am a, former dancer who photographs dance. I observe and preserve dance for history sake. I am
a mother. I photograph my kids and their friends. I am an artist and I photograph my life, how I
Adrian Roman is a mixed media artist focusing primarily on installations, sculpture and drawing, was
born in New York City of Puerto Rican decent. At the age of 12 he received specialized lessons at
Pratt Institute in New York and attended
The Knots and Flora series (Drawings and Paintings), are meditations on time perception, the
layering of experience, obstruction, nostalgia, turmoil, and the charting of a personal chance
operation. Inclement Portraits.