The Mini Buffalo Soldier

The Mini Buffalo Soldier

Ladies and Gentlemen, introducing The Mini Buffalo Soldier! He stands 17”x12” and like the Buffalo Soldiers before him, will be auctioned off to raise money for Roswell Park Cancer Research. Stay tuned for the auction date. A special thanks to Blake Kobee and Bill...

Buffalo Tales

Buffalo Tales

Ralph Sirianni was one of the artists featured in Buffalo Tales today. Photo(s) by Steven D Desmond/Desmond's PrimeFocus Photography. You can read the full article on their website.

The Dead Files

July 11, on the Travel Channel, at 10 pm Eastern: Each week’s episode features a home / establishment where paranormal activity takes place. It concludes with a sketch artist, from the location filmed at that time. The July 11 episode is showcasing a home in...

Dead Files

The Travel Channel's series, Dead Files, features Ralph Sirianni in an upcoming 12th season episode, as a sketch artist. It is planned to air in August 2019.

New work from the Brush With Bare Knuckles series

New work from the Brush With Bare Knuckles series

The Crowd Pleasers A new addition to my Brush With Bare Knuckle series. I'm focusing on the faces of onlookers in some of these pieces. Jack Johnson The fighter Jack Johnson was one of those fighters who had crossed over to the gloved era.    

Gabriel Sirianni

Gabriel Sirianni

"How Buffalo artist copes with losing son to heroin" - Buffalo News http://buffalonews.com/2017/09/23/sean-kirst-buffalo-artist-copes-son-lost-heroin/

Novel Nod to Artist

Novel Nod to Artist

Jeff Schober's latest novel is part 3 of a series which follows former Buffalo detective, Ken Connell. Joining the main character is RJ Sorrentino, a Marine Vietnam Veteran Police sketch artist. Jeff has fashioned this individual after me. He dropped off a copy of the...

A Brush With Bare Knuckles

A Brush With Bare Knuckles

My latest in oils, " A Brush With Bare Knuckles ", is a tribute to John L. Sullivan. My trip to The Bare Knuckle Hall of Fame, in Belfast NY, was a special inspiration.

UB Sketching

UB Sketching

Recently I'd been asked to use my background, as a Police Sketch Artist, to create drawings of UB students who had described themselves to me.  This was an exercise in self-perception.