New Untitled Piece

New Untitled Piece

This piece was commissioned by a woman who had lost her husband to illness.  She had specific thoughts for images and colors that she had wanted included. The astrological signs are those of her children.  The lotus flower plays an important part in the painting. The...

Corps to the Core

Corps to the Core

Semper Fi Joe An old High School buddy and Marine Vietnam Vet, Joe Massaro, has loaned me this piece for the show. It was painted in 1968, the year that I had joined the Corps. After 46 years, I...

Nardin Academy Drawings

Nardin Academy Drawings

Jimmy Chebat, benefactor of these pieces, proud father and member of the Nardin community, wished to show his appreciation for the education his two children are receiving at Nardin Academy Montessori.  In an effort to do so, he originally commissioned Mr. Sirianni to...

Angelfish

Angelfish

I thought that it might be fun to paint some of my angel fish and make up a few in the process.  

Upcoming Show in Chicago

Upcoming Show in Chicago

The piece that will be entered is " Crucifixion/Nam". From the press release: On Saturday, May 25, 2013, the National Veterans Art Museum (NVAM) will host the opening of Tenacity and Truth: People, Places and Memories, a brand-new exhibit showcasing works from the...

Buffalo News Article, Memorial Day Weekend

The article from Sunday, May 28th, 2012, by Colin Dabkowski can be found HERE. Of all the veterans’ monuments Ralph Sirianni has designed for city, town and village parks throughout Western New York, he walks past his favorite one nearly every day on his way into...