Hrair Aprahamian (b. 1965) received his B.F.A. from Clark University in 1987 and attended Massachusetts College of Art from 1996-1997. He aspires to have honesty in his work, but seeks it by revealing unique qualities and hidden truths in his individual subjects. With a more realistic representation, he hopes to portray a deeper level of thoughts and hopes to connect the subject more intimately with the viewer.