Ricardo Luiz Homen was born in Belo Horizonte in 1961. He is both a painter and drawer. He already took part of group shows when, in 1984, he was at the fine arts course at the Escola Guignard. He presents his works in group exhibitions in many cities, like Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba, Belo Horizonte, Recife, Belem and Salvador. In his trajectory, it is possible to highlight his participation at the Panorama do Desenho Atual, in 1990 at the Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo – MAM/SP and three solo shows at the Centro Cultural São Paulo – CCSP in 1990, 1997 and 2003. In Belo Horizonte he presented his works at the show BR/80 Pintura Brasil Década 80, at the Itaú Cultural institute in 1991. He showed his works at the Museu de Arte da Pampulha – MAP in 1990 at the group show Poética do Acaso and in 2004 at the show Obra Colecionada: 1943-2003. His first solo show dates back from 1989 at the Macunaima gallery, in Rio de Janeiro. Since then, he keeps showing his works regularly.