Artist, Frank Perna, born in Oakville, Ontario in 1960, is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art and is currently working out of Toronto, Canada. He is best known for a recent series of paintings concerning international stock exchange floors. Other projects include the Kennedy Subway Station Mural as well as numerous commissions for feature films, TV movies and commercials. Perna has also worked on two large Frank Stella projects. His work has been exhibited in Toronto, Vancouver, New York and Florence, Italy. His recent solo shows featured photo realist oil paintings that source photo-journalist imagery from world wide stock exchange floors and focus on microcosms of their blurred activities. His 2005 show at Noho Gallery in Chelsea, NY was supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Canada.