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Hiram Melendez

About Hiram Melendez

Hiram Melendez is a self-taught visual artist who resides in New York City.  He has been drawing with a ballpoint pen (his primary choice of medium) since 1987, and had studied under artist Anthony Palumbo (1923-2008) for figure drawing between 1992 and 1993, as well as artist Anthony Pellettieri (Print Making) in 2005 at the Art Student League of New York. Hiram consistently works to perfect and broaden his artistry, and is enthusiastic on finding new ways of creative expression both within and outside of the realm of drawing. .  

Untitled by choice

ballpoint, Markers, Gel Pen, Polyurethane on Bristol Board 2005. 5"X 7" This one was a love hate kind of thing. I love the colors but hate the subject. I just feel that this isn't a proper representation of my style but, I do like the social commentary.  This is about how I see the latino/Hispanic…