Roman was born in 1959 in Yerevan, Armenia. His artistic talent was apparent from a young age and after high school, he graduated from the Technical Institute of Art in Yerevan in 1980. During 1980-1985 he attended and graduated from the University of Art in Moscow, Russia. Following his passion, Roman moved to the United States in 1990 where greater opportunities awaited him. Today, he is the proud owner and proprietor of the Roman Gal sculpting studio in Los Angeles, California and Las Vegas, Nevada, where he has created some of the most memorable sculptures on display in southern California. Roman has exhibited his creations at such events as the LA Mart show, New York Art Expo, Beverly Hills Art Show, Bonhams and Butterfields Art Project Los Angeles and Art*M*Art International Art Music Cuisine in Downtown.