1995; Currently lives in Lynwood, CA, USA


Employment history

2019-               Fellow, Ryman Arts - Arts Education, Los Angeles

2014-               Freelance Illustrator/Graphic Designer 

2018-19           Fellow, Ryman Arts - Arts Education, Los Angeles
2016                Food Sales Associate, Parkside Dining Hall, Long Beach, CA


Related Experience

2017                Project Manager/Producer, Student Film: Pinheads 

2016                UI Designer, Video Game Development Association

2016                24 Hour Annual Global Animation Contest – Team Leader


2018                Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration/Animation, California State University

                        Long Beach. 3.7 GPA

2013                Studio Art, Ryman Arts

2013                Marco Antonio Firebaugh High School

Exhibition History
2020                “Meet Karen Yarima Ramirez in Lynwood.” Voyage LA. 2020.

Exhibition History
2019                Dia De Los Muertxs Curated Art Show, Long Beach

2018                Featured Artist Gallery, Expo Arts Center

2018                Fourth Fridays, Fourth Street Retro Row 

2018                First Fridays, Bixby Knolls

2018                Summer Saturdays, Bixby Knolls

2018                Tierra De Oro Curated Art Show, Long Beach

2018                Insomnia – BFA Animation And Illustration Senior Gallery, Long Beach

2018                Café Cultura Art Fair, Long Beach

2017                Tierra De Oro Curated Art Show, Long Beach


Freelance Clients

2020                Various Commissioned Pieces

2018                Anonymous, Graphic Design

2017                Sean Domingo Barber Services, Illustration and Graphic Design

2014                Andrew Wilson’s “Ragnar: The Demon in the Rocks”, Clean-Up Artist


Art Books

2018                "Incomplete", Short visual novel, Self-published



2018                Dean's List, California State University Long Beach