Oscar G. Torres was born in Mexico and was raised in Hartsdale, New York. Mr. Torres received a B.F.A. with a concentration in Graphic Design from The State University of New York at Purchase College (SUNY Purchase) in 2002.
During his studies at SUNY Purchase, he developed his painting technique and also began to experiment with interactive media inspired by mathematics and physics. In 2009 Mr. Torres received a Masters from the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at The Tisch School of the Arts in NYU where he was inspired by robots, sustainability, online social networks, computer programming and experimental media to create a new body of work.
Mr. Torres is also involved at Eyebeam’s Research and Development sustainability lab and various other sustainability efforts. He has exhibited in various galleries in the U.S. and Germany and currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.