Roman Arevalo is an artist originally from south Florida. He was born in 1989 and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in 2012. Arevalo has co-curated the annual Young Blood exhibitions of 2009 and 2010 in Miami, Florida. He was recently an artist in residence at the Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy, New York. His paintings have been exhibited and collected nationally including Miami, Baltimore, and New York.