Born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, in 1953. Maria Ramos moved to New York at the age of three. Her love for the arts began during her school trips to museums where she discovered the art of the masters. In 1999 after raising a family, Maria went back to college to formally study art. Since then, she has been dedicated to oil and watercolor paintings. Some of her paintings have been exhibited in a variety of renowned art centers such as the Orlando Museum of Art. In 2016 Maria was recognized with the Areito Artist of the Year in Bronx New york.