Ralph Goings (b. 1928) is an American painter and prominent member of the Photorealist movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s. He is known for his watercolors and oil paintings that depict interiors of archetypal American subjects such as diners, laundromats, gas stations, and pickup trucks.His work is characterized by its attention to detail and smooth handling of paint. Born in Corning, California, he studied at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland and later graduated from the Sacramento State College in 1965. His work is in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, the Guggenheim Museum in New York, and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, among others.