My name is Oscar Pancho Torres and I live in Los Angeles, California.
I had many tribulations growing up, and lived on my own since the ripe old age of 15. I have always been influence by the arts, music, tattoos, hot rods, illustrations, and cultural since I was 4 years old, and have been making artwork since. Also, I have influences with arcade games, console games, and using computers when it was still primitive.
I have traveled to Mexico, Cuba, U.S. , and lived in New York for 2 years. I had many experiences in surviving in the capitalist system that I was fortunate to have enrolled to College at the age of 24 to study mechanical engineering and fine arts.
I have an AA in Liberal Arts from Los Angeles City College 2003, BA in Fine Arts from Calstate University, Los Angeles 2007, and attended Pasadena City College, multi-media (missing in curriculum flash and advertisement to earn an AA). I have been in colleges for the past 12 years from 1999 through 2011 and developed many skills to survive in society.
We have started a business called, 'El Ponk' in 2009 - present, we sell art and accessories. We have our own website and sell on etsy elponk.com. Now, I'm focusing in Advertising my business with all mediums in art such as, using computer software Adobe suite cs6, Maya, website, internet, and life experiences.
Also, In my spare time i sell on Venice Beach and in search for a job in the arts.