Born in 1971 in Durango, Ricardo Fernández Ortega showed artistic skills from a very young age. Later on, Fernández partially attended Visual Arts at the Sculpture and Crafts Painting School of the Juarez University in the State of Durango. Ricardo Fernández is a Mexican surrealist painter who fuses a classic style with modern painting. Fernández positions the female figure in imaginary spaces, provoking a dialogue about the erotic, intimate and domestic aspects of women’s roles in society. So far he has exhibited his works individually on thirteen occasions.