Born in Santafé de Bogota on 9 March 1969. On 3 June 1993 he had a serious accident which resulted in paralysis of his arms and legs. In 1994 he began to paint with his mouth as a pastime. He grew to like it a lot and has since developed his personal technique by teaching miself. The mouth painter paints mainly landscapes of his native Colombia.
Date of birth: 09.03.1969
Scholarship holder since: 01.03.1998