Born and raised in West Side Los Angeles California in 1992, Maximiliano Ramos also known as "Phocus One" developed artistic views at an early age. Max works predominantly in medium of acrylic, charcoal, graphite, and ink. His work focuses on street culture, tradition, unspoken struggles, values, balance, and contrast. His quality of work always strives for perfection through techniques and skills developed by the years of practice. Max also focuses on designing logos and signs. After Graduating honors Art from Santa Monica High School in 2011, he majored in Fine Arts at California College of the Arts in Oakland/San Francisco for 2 years. He is back in Los Angeles and is now studying Sign Graphics at Los Angeles Trade Technical College. Working on his Degree and expanding his accomplishments as an artist, Max is soon to spread his art all over Town. He lives and works in Los Angeles area with hopes to reach out to his community and represent his city.