“Ramiro Gomez, 28, has made a name for himself by painting subversive homages to the Los Angelenos whom wealthy homeowners — and the art world — often fail to see. His subjects include the groundskeepers, housemaids and pool cleaners who make the look of Los Angeles possible. “This work isn’t only aimed at the collectors,” Ramiro said. “It’s aimed every bit as much at the workers. I want to give them pause too, to let them know, in the midst of their daily rounds, that they, too, are recognized and worthy of being recognized.’’ @damon_c photographed Ramiro Gomez in his Los Angeles studio for #NYTMag.” By nytimes on Instagram.
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