Mauricio Javier IBARBURE
Birthplace: Miramar, Argentina
scholarship holder of AMFPA since: 2011
Painting Method: foot painting artist
Mauricio Javier Ibarbure was born with cerebral palsy on 20 July 1981 in Miramar, Argentina. Due to a birth defect he lost the use of his hands completely. At the age of 17 Mauricio began to paint with his left foot in the course of private lessons. He paints different kinds of themes in acrylics. Mauricio is captain of the Argentinian Boccia team and will represent Argentina at the Paralympics.