Artist Statement A native Texan, and currently works out of his studio at Lone Star Art Space, An Artist Incubation Space for Visual Artist. Toro received his B.F.A. from the San Antonio Art Institute and an M.F.A. from Ravenhurst University in the Netherlands. He has participated in group art exhibits at The Blue Star Contemporary Arts Museum, San Antonio, Texas, The Museum of Modern Art, Tamprre, Finland, Galleria Amores in Mexico City, and MexicArte Museum, Austin, Texas. Toro has exhibited solo at the Museum of the West in Oslo, Norway and at the Finland Naticional Acadamy of Art in Helsinki, Finland. In 2015 Toro was part of the Jerusalem Bi Annual. He also is part of the permanent collection of the University of Texas in San Antonio and the Latino Art Museum at the Pomona Art Colony, Pomona, California as well at Holly Name of Mary Catholic Church, San Dimas, California. Today his work is collected by individuals nationally and internationally.