Ricardo Celma was born in Buenos Aires in 1975 and showed his artistic talent as early as 5 years old. He has studied with Susana Mármol (1981-1982), Marcelo Plaza (1982-1983), José Alberto Marchi (1983-1985, 1990-1991), Claudio Barragán (1985-1986, 1989), Julio Barragán (1989), Carlos Fels (1991-1992), and Alejandro Boim (1997, scholarship for studies at La Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes). He studied composition at the ateliers of Antonio Garcia Lopez (Madrid). He has done brief workshops with Fermin Febre, Keneth Kemble, Jorge Abot, Perez Celis and Dalmiro Saenz. He received a degree in Visual Arts from the National Institute of Art. His title obtained from these studies is Profesor Nacional de Pintura. He then graduated from the Instituto Universitario Nacional de Arte. I.U.N.A. (2000-2002), where he obtained the title Licenciado en Artes Visuales.