Artist Reception March 4th, 2016 5-8 pm
He was born in Lima, Peru, and his passion for the arts started when he was very little, a habit that he expressed with keen enthusiasm. He studied architecture in Lima, Peru, where he continued perfecting his drawing and painting skills. In 2001, he moved to the United States, and studied art at Art Instruction Schools in Minneapolis, MN.
In 2005, he moved to Sioux Falls, SD where he started to work as a book illustrator, fine artist, and editorial cartoonist.
He has held several positions and as a book illustrator, and fine artist as well. In 2009 he won a Second Place Award in the Charles Schulz Cartoon Art Competition, and in 2011, a First Place Professional Award at Art Instruction Schools. His art pieces have been part of many art exhibits such as at Sanford Hospital, Avera Mc Kennan Hospital, Downtown Sioux Falls Main Library, etc.
He is also an accomplished school presenter and holds frequent art workshops.
His studio is located at East Bank 401 E 8th St. STE 330F in Sioux Falls, SD.